Glazed Turkey Burgers With Goat Cheese - E.D.SMITH®

Glazed Turkey Burgers With Goat Cheese

Homemade juicy turkey burgers brushed with a berry infused glaze are a delicious and healthier burger option. Layer on your own toppings or we suggest arugula, red onion and goat cheese.
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Difficulty Level Intermediate
Servings 4



  • 3/4 cup (175 mL) E.D.SMITH TRIPLE FRUITS® Raspberry Strawberry & Blackberry Fruit Spread
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 tsp (1 mL) each salt and fresh ground pepper


  • 1 lb (500 g) lean ground turkey
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) grated onion
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) dry breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 egg
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) poultry seasoning
  • 1/2 tsp (2 mL) each salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 red onion sliced into rings
  • 4 artisan rolls
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) crumbled goat cheese
  • Baby arugula leaves


  • Glaze: Heat fruit spread, vinegar, salt and pepper in a skillet set over medium-high heat. Boil for 5 to 7 minutes or until thick and syrupy; set aside.
  • Gently mix ground turkey with onion, breadcrumbs, parsley, egg, garlic, poultry seasoning, salt and pepper. Divide into 4 portions. Shape into 1-inch (2.5 cm) thick patties.
  • Heat grill to medium-high heat; grease grate well. Grill for 3 to 4 minutes per side or until well marked. Continue to grill, brushing burgers with half the glaze for 2 to 3 minutes more or until burgers are cooked through. Meanwhile, grill red onion rings for 3 to 5 minutes per side or until well marked and tender.
  • In each roll, layer the arugula, burger patties, some of the remaining glaze, grilled red onion and a sprinkle of goat cheese.


  1. Try with E.D.SMITH TRIPLE FRUITS® Strawberry Raspberry & Blackberry Fruit Spread
  2. Save time and use frozen or store-prepared turkey burgers instead of making them from scratch.
Type Dips, Marinades & Sauces - Sandwiches, Pizza & Savoury Snacks
Season/Occasion Holiday, Christmas & New Years - Spring & Easter - Summer Fun