Healthy Mexican Slider

Healthy Mexican Slider

Healthy eating can taste delicious and doesn’t have to be boring! Try these burgers at your next tailgate or BBQ and your guests will have no idea they are eating a healthy burger.

  • Prep time
    15 min
  • Servings
    7 Servings
  • Serving size
    1 slider
Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts

7 Servings

  • Serving Size
    1 slider
  • Amount per serving Calories 225

  • Total Fat 9g
    • Saturated Fat 2g
  • Cholesterol 50mg
  • Sodium 230mg
  • Total Carbohydrate 21g
    • Dietary Fiber 4g
  • Protein 17g


  • lean ground turkey
    1 lbs
  • chili powder
    1 tbsp
  • garlic powder
    1/2 tsp
  • black pepper
    1/4 tsp
  • mini whole-wheat hamburger buns (or gluten-free bread/buns if needed)
  • avocado (mashed)
  • tomato slices
  • reduced-fat pepper jack cheese (cut in half (optional))
    3 1/2 slice


  1. Prepare an indoor or outdoor grill.

  2. In a medium bowl, mix together turkey, chili powder, garlic powder and black pepper. Divide turkey into seven equal portions, shaping into a patty.

  3. Place patties on grill rack; grill 3-4 minutes per side or until juices run clear.

  4. Place burger on bun and top with 2 Tsps.. avocado, 1 tomato slice and 1/2 slice cheese. Repeat process for remaining 6 burgers.