Craving a burger, but watching your calories? Chicken burgers are a great lean alternative to their fattier all-beef cousin. Here are 14 of our favourite chicken burger recipes. Serve with oven fries for a real treat!
1. Bulgur Chicken Burgers with Yogurt Sauce
These delicious burgers are made with bulgur, keeping them juicy and healthy. The burgers can be topped with Mediterranean condiments such as tzatziki or more traditional toppings - either way, the flavour is fantastic!
2. Chicken Burgers with Ginger Aioli Slaw
Adding an Asian flare to a burger is an easy way to add lots of light crisp flavours without lots of fat. A simple slaw like our Ginger Aoili one comes together in minutes, and is a fun way to get kids helping in the kitchen. To add an extra Asian flair, look for crusty rolls with sesame seeds. Make preparation even easier by purchasing pre-shredded slaws from your local supermarket.
3. Chicken Burgers with Braised Rapini
Creating a gourmet burger at home is easier than you think. All you need to do is think outside the box and pick toppings that you would not normally expect. Rapini is a terrific and healthy topping that gives burgers a rustic Italian edge.
4. Easy BBQ Chicken & Bean Burgers
Beans and rolled oats add both flavour and fibre to these juicy burgers. Easily doubled, this recipe is perfect to feed a crowd at a backyard barbeque.
5. Healthy Chick Chicken Burgers
Topped with avocado, onion, alfafa sprouts, tomatoes and sun-dried tomato pesto, these tasty burgers are perfect for any health conscious chick.
6. Saucy Mozzarella & Chicken Burgers
Mozzarella cheese and your favourite pasta or pizza sauce make the perfect toppings for these Italian spiced burgers. Serve with your roasted oven fries and a crisp green salad.
7. Italian Chicken Burgers
These delicious chicken burgers are delicious and out-of-the-ordinary. Served on crusty garlic bread, the aroma will make your mouth water.
8. Chicken Quinoa Burgers with Jerk Barbecue Sauce
Serve these tasty chicken and quinoa burgers with a mixed green salad. You can also turn the chicken quinoa mixture into a meat loaf and bake it with the tangy jerk barbecue sauce spooned over.
9. Big Juicy Apple Cheddar Burgers
These delicious chicken burgers are topped with whole berry cranberry sauce mixed with Dijon mustard. They are a nice change from the usual mustard, relish and ketchup.
10. Moist Chicken Burgers
Bread crumbs and milk keep these chicken burgers unbelievably moist and flavourful. Try them at your next barbeque!
11. Thai Chicken Burgers
You won’t satisfy cravings for Thai faster than sauteing up these juicy burgers. The good news is you don’t need a mind-bobbling list of ingredients. Beyond tucking in buns, serve with a rice noodle toss, a mango salad and marinated cucumbers.
12. Spinach Feta Burgers
Here's a delicious alternative to ground beef burgers–and with only 15 g of fat and 29 g of protein–it's a healthy alternative too! Enjoy them without the bun and they are low carb. Serve with your favourite tzatziki sauce or condiments.
13. Hot Pickled Peppers And Feta Burgers
Having a jar of pickled peppers in the fridge means you’re always equipped to add dynamite taste to a sammie or burger with a mere smidgen of effort. Here we used them to rev up chicken burgers along with flavor bursting feta for hits of creaminess.