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Chicken Lemon Tarragon Burgers

Course: BBQ, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: burger recipes, Easy chicken recipes
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 11 minutes
Total Time: 21 minutes
Servings: 6 burgers
Calories: 139kcal
Author: Angela Coleby
Easy low carb chicken burgers packed full of flavour
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  • 1 lb chicken, ground
  • 1 small onion peeled and chopped
  • 4 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon tarragon fresh preferable
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil


  • Place half of the lemon juice, the chicken, tarragon, onion, salt, pepper and lemon rind in a food processor and blitz or pulse until combined.
  • Form patties from the meat with your hands. (They can be covered and left in the fridge until required)
  • Heat 2 tablespoons of oil in a frying pan on a medium heat and cook the burgers for about 5 minutes each side or until no longer pink in the center, turning over once.
  • Remove the burgers from the pan and add the lemon juice. Cook on a high heat for one minute. Pour the sauce over the burgers.
  • Serve in a low carb bun or without.


I made 6 medium sized burger that are not too high out of this recipe.
The net carbs will be the total carb count minus the fibre count. Carb count excludes sugar alcohols.   Any nutritional analysis on the website is based on an estimate, calculated by http://nutritiondata.self.com from the individual ingredients in each recipe. Variations may occur for various reasons, including product availability and food preparation. We make no representation or warranty of the accuracy of this information.


Serving: 1burger | Calories: 139kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 17g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 48mg | Sodium: 477mg | Potassium: 342mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 72IU | Vitamin C: 7mg | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 1mg