Photo by: Lee Harrelson

Turkey Burgers with Special Sauce

The Special Sauce on these grilled turkey burgers is a mayonnaise-based sauce flavored with Dijon mustard, orange juice, soy sauce, honey, and ginger. Serve these great summertime burgers with table grapes for a refreshing and light meal.

  • Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 1 burger)


  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon finely chopped peeled fresh ginger
  • 1 none garlic clove, minced
  • 1 pound ground turkey breast
  • none Cooking spray
  • 1/2 cup Special Sauce
  • 4 none (1 1/2-ounce) whole wheat hamburger buns
  • 4 none curly leaf lettuce leaves


Prepare grill.

Combine first 6 ingredients in a large bowl. Divide turkey mixture into 4 equal portions, shaping each into a 3/4-inch-thick patty. Place patties on grill rack coated with cooking spray; grill 6 minutes on each side or until done.

Spread 2 tablespoons Special Sauce over top half of each bun. Place lettuce leaves on bottom halves of buns; top each with 1 patty and top half of bun. Cut each burger in half.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 318none
  • Calories from fat: 21%
  • Fat: 7.3g
  • Saturated fat: 1.6g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 1.8g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 3.3g
  • Protein: 32.5g
  • Carbohydrate: 31.7g
  • Fiber: 3.6g
  • Cholesterol: 70mg
  • Iron: 2.8mg
  • Sodium: 812mg
  • Calcium: 73mg

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Turkey Burgers with Special Sauce Recipe