Learn how to make Mediterranean-Style Chicken Burgers, one of Rita's recipes for picnics.

Mediterranean-Style Chicken Burgers


  • 1 lb. ground chicken breast
  • ¼ cup Italian seasoned bread crumbs
  • 1 finely diced shallot
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinaigrette dressing
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 4 whole-grain hamburger rolls


  1. In medium bowl break up the ground chicken. Add bread crumbs, shallot and dressing. Season with salt and pepper. Form into 4 patties.
  2. In 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat the oil on medium-high. Add patties to skillet and cook. (Or cook on medium-high grill). Cook for 4 minutes per side.
  3. Serve on toasted rolls. Top burgers with provolone or mozzarella cheese.