It's 94 degrees in NYC and summer is officially here. Fire up your grill , grill pan or saute pan and follow us NYC Cooks for Jen DePalma's slammin slider recipes all summer long. Sliders- so tiny, so cute and so many possibilities. Since most supermarkets now carry slider buns it's never been easier to make these lil guy's for your lil' guys!
Jen DePalma's Tuscan Turkey Burger Sliders
1 lb of lean ground turkey breast
1/2 cup of grated Parmesan cheese
1 tbsp of fresh thyme chopped
2 tsp of each- garlic powder, onion powder, paprika and black pepper
1 tbsp of kosher slat 1 package of sliced baby bella mushrooms 1 sliced roasted red pepper 1/2 cup of shredded mozzarella 3 tbsp of olive oil
Heat saute pan on high add 1 tbsp of oil and saute mushroom 5 minutes or until golden brown- set aside.
Mix cheese and spices into ground turkey burgers, form 2oz patties brush w/ remaining olive oil
Place on hot grill or grill pan and cook 5 minutes, sprinkle on shredded cheese.
Place on slider bun top with mushrooms and peppers- Enjoy!
For an added burst of flavor you can top with a little Caesar dressing (if you're into creamy dressings)