Easy Chicken and Cheese Burger Patties (Ground Chicken or Turkey

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

These are very easy chicken & cheese burger patties. You can use either ground chicken or turkey meat. These grill up great outdoors on the BBQ or inside on the indoor grill. My husband and I love serving these on a bun coated with BBQ sauce & a handful of "French's" fried onions and we top them with a slice of american cheese too - they are perfect that way. PS: These are super to freeze, I make a fresh batch of either chicken or turkey & always freeze about 6 or so patties. I wrap them individually in Saran Wrap, then put all 6 either in a tupperware container or a large freezer zip-loc bag as in photo.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Take the 1/3 of small onion chopped & put in microwave safe bowl with a dash of olive oil & microwave for 1 minute.
  2. Combine onion with all remaining ingredients in large bowl then shape into 6 patties.
  3. Grill on BBQ or pan fry with 1 tablespoon vegetable oil (if you panfry, coat burger patties individually in additionaly 1/2 cup breadcrumbs then fry they are extra crispy & tasty :-) ) You could also bake these in oven.
Most Helpful

5 5

This recipe was so incredibly delicious that my boyfriend and I had to create an account and write a review. We halved the recipe (3 patties) and followed it for the most part, but made a few changes. We added 2 slices of bacon and a giant clove of garlic. We panfried without adding extra breadcrumbs and cooked on low-med about 8-9 minutes each side. They were so tasty we didn't even use buns! Highly, highly recommend thank you!

5 5

This recipe is easy & delicious! I made these thin and pan fried them using the extra bread crumbs as a coating, as suggested. I served them as is with sauteed cabbage, roasted potatoes and carrots. There's only two of us, so it made a ton. Tonight I'm using the leftovers in a chicken parmigiana recipe. I'm topping with a little marinara and mozzarella cheese and serving over pasta & marinara. This recipe is definitely a keeper.

5 5

I just made these without cheese in them and they are still yummy! I ground my own chicken in food processor from boneless, skinless chicken breast. This is a keeper for me. Will have to try it with ground turkey next.

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