Beef Pizza Burgers Recipe

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Beef Pizza Burgers Recipe
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Beef Pizza Burgers Recipe

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The home economists in our Test Kitchen came up with this tasty switch from the usual burger. Italian-seasoned ground beef patties are stuffed with mozzarella cheese, then topped with pizza sauce and green pepper rings for a flavorful twist.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 30 min.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon beef bouillon granules
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 2 slices part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 2 hamburger buns, split
  • 3 tablespoons pizza sauce, warmed
  • 4 green pepper rings

Directions

In a small bowl, combine the garlic, bouillon, Italian seasoning and salt. Crumble beef over mixture; mix well. Shape into four thin patties. Place a slice of cheese on two patties; top with another patty and press edges to seal.
Grill, covered, over medium-hot heat for 6-8 minutes on each side or until meat is no longer pink. Serve on buns with pizza sauce and green pepper rings. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Pizza Burgers in Quick Cooking May/June 2005, p21

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 461 calories, 23g fat (10g saturated fat), 101mg cholesterol, 1056mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 36g protein.

  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon beef bouillon granules
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 2 slices part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 2 hamburger buns, split
  • 3 tablespoons pizza sauce, warmed
  • 4 green pepper rings
  1. In a small bowl, combine the garlic, bouillon, Italian seasoning and salt. Crumble beef over mixture; mix well. Shape into four thin patties. Place a slice of cheese on two patties; top with another patty and press edges to seal.
  2. Grill, covered, over medium-hot heat for 6-8 minutes on each side or until meat is no longer pink. Serve on buns with pizza sauce and green pepper rings. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Pizza Burgers in Quick Cooking May/June 2005, p21

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suepfeil1 User ID: 1871639 150387
Reviewed Sep. 21, 2012

"I made these Pizza Burgers for my family and they are fantastic. For a little extra flavor I toasted Kaiser Buns on the grill and it was a very nice touch and I did not add was the green pepper.

If you are looking for an excellent Pizza Burger recipe this one is for sure a great one to try."

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katlaydee3 User ID: 3741999 56920
Reviewed Sep. 2, 2011

"I loved these burgers. I cut the green pepper rings super thin and grilled them for a minute or two, while I toasted the buns."

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[email protected] User ID: 1307242 143935
Reviewed May. 4, 2011

"Love this recipe. I have made it many times. Sometimes I make bigger patties omitting the double burger, and put the cheese on top. Good with catsup, but even better with pizza sauce!"

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suepfeil1 User ID: 1871639 60704
Reviewed Oct. 16, 2010

"I tried this recipe the other night and I will say that these were FANTASTIC. My husband and I loved them as well as our little 2 year old son. The only thing we didn't add was the green pepper, but they were still absolutuy fantastic. Very juicy and flavorful.

Sue - Ashippun, WI"

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JerseyGal262 User ID: 2998914 72149
Reviewed Jul. 15, 2010

"My family loves these. I omit the salt and use shredded mozzarella in the middle. Ketchup instead of pizza sauce wokrs fine."

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bouncey User ID: 3346671 143933
Reviewed Jun. 24, 2009

"rwarner: Just omit the beef bouillon and the salt! Or just omit one of them and they won't be salty! Just a thought"

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rwarner User ID: 4085596 119144
Reviewed May. 27, 2009

"These were too salty for us, the family just didn't care for them."

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