Caprese Turkey Burger

Recipe posted in: Flex™ Meals & Snacks, Lunches & Dinners

This Caprese Turkey Burger puts a savory spin on the classic flavor combo of mozzarella cheese and fresh tomato. Counting as one SmartCarb and two PowerFuels, this hearty burger makes a perfect flex dinner. Just add a big green salad and you’re all set!

 

Servings: 2

Calories per Serving: 282

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 2 PowerFuels

Ingredients:

  • 5 oz. lean ground turkey
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1 tsp. almond flour
  • Pepper, to taste
  • 2 oz. (2 slices) mozzarella, part skim
  • 2, 1/2-inch thick sliced tomato
  • Handful of basil
  • 2 small whole wheat buns

Directions:

  1. Combine ground turkey, garlic powder, almond flour and pepper.
  2. Form two patties.
  3. Place patties on an aluminum foil-lined baking sheet. Broil on high for three minutes on each side.
  4. Add one slice of mozzarella on each burger at the last minute to melt.
  5. Place burger on bun, topped with one tomato slice, a handful of basil and finish with the top bun.