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Who doesn’t love a good shortcut? Packaged seasoning mixes bring major flavor and cut down on the size of your ingredient list so I love to use them in creative ways.
Here, I mix onion soup mix with cooked mushrooms and ground turkey to make incredibly easy burger patties.
Try this recipe ASAP!
OMG Onion Mushroom Goodness Burgers
2 cups chopped mushrooms
1¼ lbs. raw lean ground turkey
One 1-oz. packet onion soup/dip seasoning mix
1. Bring a large skillet sprayed with nonstick spray to medium-high heat. Cook and stir mushrooms until softened, about 5 minutes.
2. Transfer to a large bowl. Add turkey and seasoning mix. Thoroughly mix. Evenly form into 5 patties.
3. Bring a grill pan (or large skillet) sprayed with nonstick spray to medium-high heat. Cook patties for about 5 minutes per side, until cooked through.
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Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 15 minutes
Nutritional Information: (1 patty): 185 calories, 8.25g total fat (3g sat fat), 535mg sodium, 4.5g carbs, 0.75g fiber, 1.5g sugars, 23.5g protein
‘Til next time… Chew the right thing!