Southwest Respect® Turkey Burgers

Here at Respect®we are bringing the heat with our newest southwest turkey burger recipe! So fire up the grill, grab some Respect® turkey burgers, and prepare you taste buds for a spicy ride!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4


  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 2 Cloves Garlic (minced)
  • 1 Large Onion (thinly sliced)
  • 2 Poblano Peppers (seeded and thinly sliced)
  • 1 tsp Kosher Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Freshly Ground Pepper
  • 2 tsp Chili Powder
  • 4 Respect® Antibiotic-Free Turkey Burgers
  • 4 Brioche Hamburger Buns
  • Lettuce or Spinach Leaves


  1. Heat a sauté pan over medium heat. Once hot pour in oil and let heat up.

  2. Add in garlic and onions. Let cook for about 5 minutes then toss in poblano peppers and season with salt, pepper and chili powder. Let cook for another 5 minutes. 

  3. Reduce temperature to low.

  4. Heat grill to medium-high. Lightly grease grates.

  5. Grill turkey burgers for 4 minutes per side.

  6. Add buns to the grill to toast.

  7. To create your southwest turkey burger, add a layer of lettuce or spinach leaves to the bottom bun. Top with the burger then onions and peppers. Cover and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Great additional toppings!

  • Avocado slices
  • Tomato slices
  • Hot sauce