Completely Keto Grilled Turkey Burger

In the vibrant city of Austin, Texas, known for its eclectic music scene and rich culinary traditions, there was a food truck owned by a spirited chef named Jackson. Jackson, with a penchant for barbecue and a dedication to the ketogenic lifestyle, was on a mission to create a dish that would merge the best of both worlds. He wanted to offer his patrons a healthier alternative to the classic barbecue fare, without sacrificing the bold flavors that had become a hallmark of his beloved city.

Inspired by the sizzling grills of summer cookouts and the growing demand for keto-friendly options, Jackson set his sights on reinventing the humble burger. He chose ground turkey for its lean profile, envisioning a burger that would be both light and satisfying. To infuse the patties with the rich flavors of Texan barbecue, Jackson experimented with a blend of spices—lime juice for a hint of acidity, oregano and cumin for depth, and garlic powder for a punch of flavor. A touch of olive oil ensured the burgers would remain juicy and tender, even after grilling.

Jackson served his Completely Keto Grilled Turkey Burgers on Fox Hill Kitchens Buns, a keto-approved alternative that promised the texture and taste of traditional buns without the carbs. Each burger was seasoned to perfection with fine sea salt and black pepper, creating a symphony of flavors that delighted the taste buds of keto dieters and barbecue aficionados alike.

The Completely Keto Grilled Turkey Burger quickly became the star of Jackson’s food truck, drawing crowds from across Austin. It was more than just a meal; it was a testament to Jackson’s creativity and his commitment to providing delicious, health-conscious options. Through his innovative burger, Jackson bridged the gap between the city’s love for barbecue and the growing keto movement, proving that with a bit of ingenuity, even the most traditional dishes could be adapted to fit modern dietary lifestyles.

Harlan Kilstein’s Completely Keto Grilled Turkey Burger

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 348 kcal


  • 2 Pounds ground turkey
  • 6 Fox Hill Kitchens Buns
  • 1 Tbs lime juice
  • 1 Tsp oregano
  • 1/4 Tsp cumin
  • 1 Tsp fine sea salt
  • 1/2 Tsp black pepper
  • 1 Tsp garlic powder
  • 1 Tbs olive oil


  1. In a large mixing bowl combine ground turkey with all ingredients except the olive oil
  2. Divide the turkey into 6 equal portions and make patties and set aside
  3. Heat up grill and then rub each turkey burger with olive oil on either side
  4. Add burgers to heated up grill and cook well on each side 3-5 min
  5. Serve with Fox Hill Kitchens Buns and Harlan Kilstein’s Completely Keto Homemade Ketchup
  6. Add some fresh cilantro, parsley, tomato, cucumber or onion

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03/18/2024 11:52 pm GMT

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