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Favorite Juiciest Grilled Chicken Burger Recipe

A grilled chicken burger can make any day special. A juicy, delicious burger with pickled onions and burger sauce makes for a great meal. And it is not that very hard to make. Follow our grilled chicken burger recipe to make it at home.

If you love eating cheeseburgers you are in for a treat. Elaichi brings you our favorite juiciest chicken burger recipe with burger sauce.

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A hearty grilled chicken burger is not that hard to make. We have divided the recipe into different sections. This recipe is not only amazing, but it is also easy to follow.

So what are you waiting for? Let’s get cooking.

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Preparing Meat for Grilled Chicken Burger

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Grilled Chicken

There are many grilled chicken recipes. Make sure your fillets are thin and flattened with a steak hammer. Otherwise, they will not cook properly.

You can marinade chicken fillets with salt and pepper. To add more spice you can also add paprika and mustard.

To get a crackly top, you can use a spiced flour to cover the chicken before you put it on the pan. Cook the chicken evenly on a grill pan. You need to grill it on both sides.

Place a cheese slice over the fillet when one side is done to make a delicious cheeseburger. Let the cheese melt before removing the fillet from the grill.

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Preparing Burger Sauce

A grilled chicken burger recipe or a cheeseburger will be incomplete without a burger sauce.

There are different ways you can make a burger sauce. It can be made by combining mayo with ketchup, mustard, BBQ sauce or adding spices.

The basic element is mayonnaise. And you are free to experiment with the grilled chicken burger sauce. There are many condiments that you can use in the burger sauce. The burger sauce varies from burger to burger.

You can also add mustard or other spices in your burger sauce to make it hotter. You can control the ingredients in the sauce and experiment. Check out some burger sauce recipes here.

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Grilled Chicken Burger Sauce

Vegetables for the Grilled Chicken Burger Recipe

You can add several different kinds of vegetables in a burger. The most favorite is pickled onions, tomatoes, jalapenos and lettuce.

To prepare pickled onions, follow our pickled onions recipe given below. This is an easy recipe and you can use these pickled onions in various sandwiches and burgers.

Other vegetables you can use are tomatoes. Cut a large tomato in rings. You can remove the seeds of tomatoes if you can. Simply place the tomatoes on a burger when assembling.

Use fresh iceberg lettuce in your burger for an extra crunch. Make sure the vegetables are fresh or it can completely spoil your burger.

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Assembling the Grilled Chicken Burger

When you have prepared all the elements it is time to assemble.

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Assembling Grilled Chicken Burger

Toast the buns on a grill. Get all your vegetables and sauce ready. Grill your meat. To assemble, simply spread burger sauce over your bun, place the fillet with the cheese, add vegetables and that’s it. Your grilled chicken cheeseburger is ready!

Follow the detailed recipe given below. This is our tried and tested grilled chicken burger recipe that will be a treat for your taste buds.

We have carefully listed all the ingredients needed and steps you need to follow to prepare a stellar grilled chicken burger. Here’s our recipe;

Grilled Chicken Burger Recipe

Grilled Chicken Burger Recipe with Burger Sauce

Who does not love a delicious grilled chicken burger? Here's Elaichi's tried and tested recipe of a mouthwatering grilled chicken burger with a finger-licking good burger sauce.
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4


  • Grill Pan


Grilled Chicken

  • 2 Chicken fillets cut into halves
  • 1 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon Pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon Paprika (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon Crushed chili flakes (optional)
  • 4 Cheese slices
  • Oil for frying

Burger Sauce

  • 1 cup Mayonaisse
  • 1/4 cup Chili Garlic Sauce/ BBQ Sauce/ Chipotle
  • 1 Tablespoon Mustard (optional)

Pickled Onions

  • 1 Large onion cut into rings
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1/4 cup Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon Black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon Sugar


  • 1 cup Lettuce leaves
  • 2 Large tomatoes cut into rings


Preparing Grilled Chicken

  • Cut the two fillets in half and flatten them out with a steakhammer.
  • Marinade the chicken with salt and pepper. Add paprika and chili flakes if you want to make them more spicy.
  • Oil the grill and heat the chicken.
  • When one side is done add cheese slice on the cooked side.

Preparing Burger Sauce

  • Mix mayonaisse with the condiment of your choice.

Preparing Pickled Onions

  • Mix water, vinegar, salt and pepper.
  • Cut a large onion rings and put them into vinegar mixture.
  • Let the onions rest in vinegar mixture for at least an hour.

Preparing Vegetables

  • Cut tomatoes, lettuce leaves, and pickles for burgers.


  • Toast the buns on the grill.
  • Spread burger sauce or other condiments on the bun.
  • Place fillet on the bun, add vegetables and add more sauce.
  • Serve with fries or onion rings.
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So that was our grilled chicken burger recipe. Make the burgers and serve them with fries or wedges.

Why not chase this grilled chicken burger with a delicious dessert? Check out the strawberry cake recipe for a perfect dessert.

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