Paleo Burgers with Sweet Potato Buns
Servings 4 burgers
Organic Turkey Burgers
- 1 lb organic ground turkey (can sub for organic chicken or grass-fed beef)
- 1/3 cup chopped spinach or collard greens
- 1/2 diced bell pepper
- 1 tsp cumin
- 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
- 1/2 tsp red chili flakes
- 1 tsp chili powder
- 1/2 tsp garlic powder
- 1 extra wide sweet potato
Combine all ingredients, excluding sweet potato, into a large bowl and mix together.
Form the mixture into patties.
Heat oil in a pan on medium until hot- but not smoking.
Place burger patties in pan and let cook for about 5-8 minutes either side. (you can cover the pan with a lid to speed up cooking time)
Slice sweet potato into 1/2 inch thick rounds and place on parchment covered backing sheet
Spray sweet potato lightly with avocado oil and BROIL in the oven- use the second rack, on high heat (525 degrees F)
Broil potatoes for about 6-8 minutes on either side, or until they start to turn golden and bubble.
Form burgers with sweet potato rounds, mixed greens, avocado, and condiments. Enjoy!
I made these tonight and they were so good! Husband approved too! Thanks for sharing the recipe!