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Mini Greek Burgers

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  5 reviews
  • 30 min prep time
  • 30 min total time
  • 17 ingredients
  • 16 servings
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Take a taste trip to the Mediterranean in 30 minutes! Mini burgers are topped with a creamy yogurt sauce, cucumber and onion.

Sauce

3/4
cup Yoplait® Fat Free plain yogurt (from 2-lb container)
1
teaspoon grated lemon peel
1
clove garlic, finely chopped
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon dried dill weed

Burgers

1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1/4
cup Progresso™ plain bread crumbs
1
tablespoon balsamic vinegar
2
teaspoons finely grated lemon peel
2
teaspoons fresh lemon juice
1
teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/2
teaspoon salt
3
cloves garlic, finely chopped

Breads and Toppings

16
mini (2 1/2-inch) pita breads (from one 7-oz bag)
1/2
medium cucumber, cut into very thin slices
1/4
small red onion, cut into bite-size strips

Steps

  • 1 In small bowl, mix sauce ingredients. Cover; refrigerate until ready to use.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix burger ingredients until well mixed. Shape beef mixture into 16 patties, about 1/4 inch thick.
  • 3 Place 8 patties in 12-inch nonstick skillet; cook over medium-low heat about 3 minutes. Turn patties; cook 2 to 4 minutes longer or until meat thermometer inserted in center of patties reads 160°F. Remove patties from skillet; cover to keep warm. Repeat with remaining patties.
  • 4 With serrated knife, cut pita breads in half horizontally. Place patties on bottom halves of breads. Top each patty with about 2 teaspoons sauce, several slices of cucumber and strips of onion. Cover with top halves of breads. Serve immediately.

Expert Tips

If you can't find mini pita breads, purchase regular-size ones and cut into quarters.

Look for mini pitas in the deli or bakery section of your local grocery store.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Sandwich
Calories
90
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
5%
Saturated Fat
1 1/2g
6%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
Cholesterol
20mg
6%
Sodium
190mg
8%
Total Carbohydrate
8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Protein
6g
6%
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Yoplait is a registered trademark of YOPLAIT MARQUES (France) used under license.
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