Recipe by Southern Living October 2011

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Credit: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Buff Hargett

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hands-on:
45 mins
total:
45 mins
Yield:
Makes 6 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat pecans in a small nonstick skillet over medium-low heat, stirring often, 8 to 10 minutes or until toasted and fragrant.

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  • Combine ground turkey, next 3 ingredients, and pecans in a large bowl. Shape into 6 (1/2-inch-thick) patties, shaped to fit bread slices.

  • Cook patties in a large lightly greased skillet over medium heat 5 to 6 minutes on each side or until done.

  • Stir together cranberry sauce and Dijon mustard. Spread 1 Tbsp. cranberry mixture on 1 side of each bread slice. Layer 6 sourdough bread slices with Monterey Jack cheese, arugula, and turkey burgers; top with remaining bread slices, cranberry mixture side down.

  • Cook sandwiches, in 2 batches, on a hot griddle or in a lightly greased skillet over medium heat 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until golden brown and cheese melts.

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