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Greek Burgers

MADELEINE COCINA
21Ingredients
40Minutes
500Calories
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Description

Just when you thought you would never find the recipe for you, you found Greek Burgers! This recipe is perfect for those of your that love Greek-style food and need the protein in your diet to get you through the day. This Greek Burgers recipe blends flavor with nutrition. It is perfect for an after-school snack for the kids. Try this recipe out and let us know your thoughts in the comments below. Happy Cooking!

Ingredients

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  • 5 pita bread (sections)
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 250 grams ground beef
  • 250 grams ground pork
  • 2 tablespoons mint (minced)
  • 1/2 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons onion (minced)
  • 1 garlic clove (peeled and minced)
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 tomato (sliced)
  • lettuce leaves
  • 1/2 red onion (peeled and sliced)
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese (diced)
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon honey
  • 1/2 cup cucumber (seeded and diced)
  • 1 tablespoon mint (minced)
  • 1 garlic clove (peeled and minced)
  • salt
  • ground black pepper
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    Directions

    1. Cut each pita so that 1/5 of each one is removed. Mince the slices and marinate in milk for 10 minutes. Strain the bread.
    2. Mix the strained bread, beef, pork, mint, lemon juice, onion, garlic, oregano, and a pinch of salt and pepper in a large bowl. Form the burgers with your hands.
    3. Heat a skillet with cooking spray on medium heat, grill the burgers until they are golden brown on both sides.
    4. Mix the plain yogurt, Dijon mustard, honey, mint, garlic, and a salt and black pepper in a small bowl.
    5. Cut open the pita breads, spread the dressing, and add the lettuce, beef, tomato, red onion, Feta cheese, and serve with more dressing on top.
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    NutritionView More

    500Calories
    Sodium31% DV740mg
    Fat38% DV25g
    Protein57% DV29g
    Carbs14% DV42g
    Fiber24% DV6g
    Calories500Calories from Fat230
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat25g38%
    Saturated Fat10g50%
    Trans Fat0.5g
    Cholesterol90mg30%
    Sodium740mg31%
    Potassium630mg18%
    Protein29g57%
    Calories from Fat230
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate42g14%
    Dietary Fiber6g24%
    Sugars7g14%
    Vitamin A8%
    Vitamin C25%
    Calcium20%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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