Turkey Caprese Sliders

Turkey Caprese Sliders
Mark Boughton/styling: Teresa Blackburn
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  • Yield: 6 servings

Ingredients

1pound ground turkey (light and dark meat)
1 egg
1/2cup chopped fresh basil
1/2cup fresh breadcrumbs
1/4teaspoon salt
Freshly ground black pepper
4ounces fresh mozzarella, sliced
1 (1-pound) ciabatta loaf
Tomato slices (optional)
Avocado slices (optional)

Instructions

  1. Combine turkey, egg, basil, breadcrumbs, salt and pepper. Mix gently. Make 12 balls. Flatten and place a slice of cheese on top of 6 burgers. Top with remaining burgers and pinch edges to seal cheese inside.
  2. Sauté or grill burgers.
  3. Cut ciabatta loaf into 6 squares. Slice each square open horizontally. Top with burger, tomatoes and avocado.

Nutritional Info *per serving

  • Calories 390
  • Fat 12g
  • Cholesterol 95mg
  • Sodium 640mg
  • Carbohydrate 43g
  • Fiber 2g
  • Protein 30g
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