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Spicy Chicken Burgers

Give your favourite chicken burgers recipe a healthy makeover with this spicy version. Loaded with mouthwatering flavours, this classic spicy chicken burgers recipe is perfect for spicing up your midweek meals. Topped with a creamy and sweet lime coleslaw that blends perfectly – burgers recipe don’t get better than this. Read on and learn how to make this classic chicken burgers recipe, so you can enjoy yourself. And its absolutely healthy!


  • 4 chicken breasts, halved
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1 tbsp Cajun seasoning
  • ¾ tsp crushed chillies
  • 1 tbsp Ground coriander
  • 1½ tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp Ground cumin
  • Salt to taste
  • 4 burger bread (burger buns), halved


  • 1 carrot, grated
  • 50g Greek yogurt
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • Little gem lettuce, shredded
  • Small red cabbage, shredded
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 2 medium tomatoes, sliced
  • 1 Lime (juice and zest)


Classic Spicy Chicken Burgers recipe
Grilled chicken breast. © Civil Eats
  1. Bash the chicken breasts so they are an even thickness. Mix the spices together (salt, cumin, coriander, crushed garlic, and chillies/hot pepper), then roll the chicken until each piece is evenly coated. Leave to marinate for at least 10 mins.
  2. Oil the bbq grill, a griddle or a large frying pan over a high heat. Place the chicken in and evenly cook each side, until the chicken is cooked to your desire.
  3. Meanwhile, put all of the coleslaw ingredients in to a bowl. Season well and mix until fully combined. Set aside, to be used for serving.
  4. Assemble your burger, put the grilled chicken burger into the bread and top with the coleslaw.

Serve with spiced fries and you have yourself a classic homemade chicken burger and fries combo!

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