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Chipotle turkey burgers with avocado

Points® value
Total Time
20 min
10 min
10 min
The avocado is a delicious topping for these burgers, and subbing in cilantro for lettuce gives them an even bigger flavour boost. If you want to enjoy a 1 SmartPoints value burger, skip the bun and dressing and serve the burgers on a salad of chopped lettuce, tomatoes, red onion, and cilantro.


Uncooked extra lean ground turkey breast

1 pound(s)

Red onion

2 tbsp(s), chopped, minced

Dried plain breadcrumbs

1 tbsp(s)

Canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce

1 tsp(s), finely chopped

Table salt

¾ tsp(s)

Canola oil

1 tsp(s)

Plain lowfat yogurt

¼ cup(s)

Light mayonnaise

2 tbsp(s)

Table salt


Light hamburger bun

4 bun(s), split and toasted


4 slice(s), thick slices

Red onion

4 slice(s), thin


½ medium, peeled and diced


½ cup(s), loosely packed sprigs


  1. Stir together turkey, onion, bread crumbs, chipotles in adobo sauce, and 3/4 teaspoon salt in medium bowl just until combined. With damp hands, shape mixture into 4 (1/2-inch-thick) patties.
  2. Heat oil in large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add patties and cook, turning once, until instant-read thermometer inserted into side of each burger registers 165°F, about 10 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, to make the dressing, stir together yogurt, and mayonnaise, and remaining 1/8 teaspoon salt in small bowl.
  4. Spread dressing inside of buns. Fill buns with burgers, tomato slices, onion slices, avocado, and cilantro sprigs.
  5. Serving size: (1 dressed burger and 1 1/2 tablespoons dressing)