Onion and Mushroom Smothered Super Swiss Turkey Burgers

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

A Rachael Ray recipe I tried last night. Really good! Onion and mushroom sauce was to die for. Would be great with steaks too.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat large skillet over medium-high heat with the 2 tablespoons olive oil.
  2. Add onions ans season with salt and pepper.
  3. Cover pan with foil and set a lid or plate on top to smother onions, for 5 minutes.
  4. Add mushrooms to the onions and smother them for another 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Uncover pan and let juices cook off a little. Sprinkle with the flour.
  6. Cook for 1 minute; add wine and chicken broth and cook sauce until nice and thick, about 2 minutes.
  7. Combine ground turkey, cheese, salt and pepper, poultry seasoning, and cayenne pepper in a medium bowl.
  8. Score the meat with the side of your hand to separate it into 4 equal amounts.
  9. Form the mixture into 4 large patties no more than 1" thick.
  10. Drizzle the patties liberally with olive oil.
  11. Preheat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat.
  12. Once the skillet is hot, add the patties and cook them for 5-6 minutes on each side, or until turkey is cooked through.
  13. Serve the burgers on the toasted English muffins, smothered with the onions and mushrooms.
Most Helpful

Wonderful burger patties with a gourmet flavor and presentation. The "smothering" of the onions and mushrooms was a great technique to bring out the full flavor. Also the addition of the swiss cheese cubes to the turkey patties ia a great way to keep the turkey from getting too dry while cooking. Instead of serving this on a bun, I served it over rice to soak up all the great sauce.

Ginny Sue July 06, 2008