A nice break from the traditional ketchup, tomato, and lettuce burger, this patriotic meal features apples and blue cheese on a healthy turkey patty. Sure to delight as well as entertain at your holiday barbeques!

Serves: 1


  • Turkey burger patty
  • 2 1/3-inch sliced sweet red apple, such as McIntosh
  • Hamburger bun
  • Thin-sliced creamy blue cheese



  1. On a grill or grill pan, cook a turkey burger and the apple slices seperately, 2 minutes per side each.
  2. Place 1 grilled apple slice on a toasted bun bottom, top with cooked burger, the remaining grilled apple slice, the slice of blue cheese and finally the bun top.

Recipe from Rachel Ray Magazine