Photo of Italian turkey burger with crispy oven fries by WW

Italian turkey burger with crispy oven fries

Points® value
Total Time
35 min
15 min
20 min
These oven-crisped potatoes are the perfect side dish when you’re making a burger, and they’re also great with steak or chicken. You can toss the potatoes with any combination of dried herbs that you like to easily amp up their flavour.


Cooking spray

2 spray(s)

Sun-dried tomatoes (without oil)

2 medium

Uncooked extra lean ground turkey breast

5 oz

Dried basil

½ tsp(s), or Italian seasoning blend

Table salt

¼ tsp(s), divided

Black pepper


Uncooked potato

4 oz, 1 small Russet, cut into 1/4-inch-thick wedges

Olive oil

1 tsp(s), divided


½ small, thinly sliced

Red bell pepper

½ small, thinly sliced


1 clove(s), large, minced

Balsamic vinegar

1 tsp(s)

Light hamburger bun

1 bun(s)


  1. In small cup, place sun-dried tomatoes and cover with boiling water. Let sit 10 minutes. Drain and finely chop.
  2. Preheat oven to 425°F. Coat large baking sheet with cooking spray.
  3. In medium bowl, combine turkey, sun-dried tomatoes, basil, 1⁄8 tsp salt, and black pepper. Mix with your hands or rubber spatula just until combined. Form into 1⁄2-inch-thick patty and set aside.
  4. In small bowl, combine potato wedges, 1⁄2 tsp oil, and remaining 1⁄8 tsp salt. Onto prepared baking sheet, spread wedges in single layer. Place in oven and roast 6 minutes. Push potatoes to 1 side and add turkey patty to baking sheet; roast 6 minutes longer. Turn potatoes and turkey patty over and roast until potatoes are browned and crisp and instant-read thermometer inserted into patty registers 165°F, 12 to 14 minutes longer.
  5. Meanwhile, in small skillet over medium-high heat, warm remaining 1⁄2 tsp oil. Add onion and bell pepper and cook 1 minute. Stir in garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, about 3 minutes. Add vinegar and cook, stirring, 30 seconds longer.
  6. Fill roll with turkey burger and onion mixture. Serve with oven fries.
  7. Serving size: 1 burger and 1 cup fries