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Zesty Hamburgers Recipe

Notes Sue Travnik Schiller of Western Springs, Illinois, "These burgers get their zip from horseradish."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 pound ground beef or turkey
  • 4 teaspoons prepared horseradish
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt, optional
  • 4 hamburger buns, split


  • 1. In a bowl, combine the first six ingredients; mix well. Shape into four patties. Pan-fry, grill or broil until no longer pink. Serve on buns. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 burger (prepared with ground turkey breast and without added salt) equals 240 calories, 4 g fat (0 saturated fat), 35 mg cholesterol, 355 mg sodium, 24 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 31 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 2 starch.

Wine Pairings

Medium-Bodied Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied red wine such as Chianti, Sangiovese, Malbec or Zinfandel.