Chicken caesar burgers

  • 20 mins preparation
  • 15 mins cooking
  • Serves 4
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Chicken burgers
  • 600 gram lean chicken mince
  • 1/2 cup (35g) fresh breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup chopped flat-leaf parsley
  • 4 rindless bacon rashers, fat trimmed
  • 4 hamburger buns, split
  • 8 baby cos lettuce leaves
  • 4 hard-boiled eggs, sliced
Caesar dressing
  • 1/3 cup (100g) whole-egg mayonnaise
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 anchovies, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup (20g) shredded parmesan, plus 2 tablespoon extra to serve
  • 2 teaspoon white wine vinegar


Chicken caesar burgers
  • 1
    Combine mince, breadcrumbs and parsley in a large bowl. Season to taste. Shape into four patties. Wrap each patty in a rasher of bacon. Place on a plate, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  • 2
    Meanwhile make the caesar dressing, combine all caesar dressing ingredients in a small bowl. Season to taste.
  • 3
    Heat a large non-stick flying pan on medium-low. Spray patties with cooking oil. Cook patties for 6-8 minutes each side, until browned and cooked through, Place on paper towel. Set aside to rest for 5 minutes and cover to keep warm.
  • 4
    Lightly toast cut sides of buns. Drizzle a little caesar dressing over bun bases. Top with lettuce, chicken patties, egg, more caesar dressing, extra parmesan and bun tops. Serve.


You will need to process two slices of white bread crusts to make enough fresh breadcrumbs for these burgers.

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