Teriyaki Chicken Burgers with Red Pepper Mayo

  • Yield: servings


1pound ground chicken
2 green onions, white part only, chopped
1/3cup plain dried breadcrumbs
8ounces crushed pineapple, drained
8ounces slice pineapple, drained
4slices pepper jack cheese
4 Ciabatta rolls, toasted
Cooking spray
Teriyaki sauce:
1/4cup soy sauce
1cup water
1/2teaspoon fresh ginger, jarred
1/2teaspoon chopped garlic, jarred
5tablespoons packed brown sugar
2tablespoons honey
2tablespoons cornstarch
Red Pepper Mayo:
1/2cup mayonnaise
1/3cup roasted red peppers
1teaspoon chopped garlic, jarred



Combine ground chicken, green onions, crushed pineapple, breadcrumbs and 1/4 cup of teriyaki sauce. Make into 4 burgers.

Coat skillet with cooking spray and heat on medium heat. Place burgers in pan and cook 7 minutes on each side.

Meanwhile, toast Ciabatta rolls under broiler until lightly toasted.

After turning burgers once, brush with teriyaki sauce. Turn burgers again and brush other side with teriyaki sauce. Top each burger with a slice of pepper jack cheese and a slice of pineapple. Cover with lid until cheese is melted.

Place 1 tablespoon of Red Pepper Mayo on each Ciabatta roll and top with burger.

Teriyaki Sauce:

Mix all ingredients except for cornstarch and 1/4 cup of water in a saucepan and begin heating over medium heat. Mix cornstarch and cold water in a bowl until dissolved. Add to sauce in pan. Whisk until combined. Heat until sauce thickens to desired thickness.

Red Pepper Mayo:

Combine all ingredients in food processor and process until well combined.