Mini Chicken Burgers with Apple and Sage

Preparation info
  • Makes


    mini burgers
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Real Food Kids Will Love: Over 100 simple and delicious recipes for toddlers and up

By Annabel Karmel

Published 2018

  • About

This is a more grown-up twist on my signature Chicken and Apple Balls recipe from my New Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner. The grated apple and sage add an irresistible sweetness and depth of flavour to these mini burgers.


  • 350 g/12 oz chicken thigh fillets, chopped
  • 50 g/2


Put the chicken in a food processor and blitz until finely chopped. Add the remaining ingredients and pulse until the mixture comes together. Transfer the mixture to a bowl and shape it into 20 mini burgers with your hands.

Heat a drizzle of oil in a large frying pan over a high heat, add 10 of the burgers and fry for 2–3 minutes on each side until golden and cooked through. Transfer to