Garlic Citrus Turkey Burgers

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4 servings


  • 1 1/2 pounds ground turkey
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • 1 clove smallgarlic minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried dill
  • 1/4 cup coconut flour
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 10 large Romaine lettuce leaves halved crosswise
  • 1 large ripe avocado pitted, peeled and mashed


  • In a large bowl, place first 7 ingredients (ground turkey through green onions). Using your hands, blend thoroughly then form mixture into 4 to 6 round patties.
  • Heat a large skillet over medium heat. To the skillet, add the coconut oil. Once oil is melted, add the turkey burgers and cook for 5 minutes on each side, until the center of the burger is no longer pink.
  • To serve, layer a turkey burger and a portion of mashed avocado in each lettuce leaf.
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