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Get ready for the most flavorful spicy turkey burgers with a slathering of caramelized onions on top! Serve with a side of oven baked sweet potato fries (wedges) dipped in a spicy mayo sauce - absolutely divine! #ad
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Spicy Turkey Burgers with Caramelized Onions & Sweet Potato Fries with Spicy Mayo Dipping Sauce

Course: Main
Servings: 4 -5 burgers
Author: Jenn


  • 1 lb. lean ground turkey
  • 1/2 white onion grated
  • 1 Tbsp. Mesquite grill seasoning
  • 2 Tbsp. Tessemae's All Natural BBQ Sauce
  • 1 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 jalapeno seeded & minced
  • 1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar
  • 1/4 cup bread crumbs
  • 1 1/2 onion sliced
  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/4 cup Tessemae's All Natural Mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp. Tessemae's All Natural Honey Mustard
  • 1/4 tsp. prepared horseradish or more for even spicier
  • 1/8 tsp. ground cayenne pepper
  • 3 sweet potatoes peeled and cut into wedges
  • 2-3 Tbsp. olive oil
  • sea salt & pepper to taste
  • hamburger buns for serving
  • Tesserae's All Natural Ketchup for serving


  • Heat grill or grill pan up to medium-high heat.
  • Place olive oil in a pan on the stovetop. Add in sliced onion and cook on medium-low until softened and brown.
  • Meanwhile, preheat oven to 450ºF. Cut up sweet potatoes and throw onto a cookie sheet. Toss with olive oil and sea salt and pepper. Bake in the oven for 20-25 mins.
  • In a medium sized mixing bowl, combine together turkey, grated onion, grill seasoning, BBQ sauce, Worcestershire, garlic, jalapeño, cheese and bread crumbs. Shape into 4 - 5 patties. Grill until no longer pink inside, 165 degrees F inside.
  • Quickly make sauce by combining mayo, honey mustard, horseradish and cayenne. Can double or triple sauce amount easily. Serve with burgers and sweet potato fries.
  • Serve spicy turkey burgers with a pile of caramelized onions on top and a bit of ketchup. Side dish of sweet potato wedges and spicy mayo sauce. Enjoy!