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Olympian Burgers Recipe
  • READY IN 35 mins

Olympian Burgers

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"Greek-inspired burgers are seasoned with olive tapenade and served with feta cheese, fresh spinach, and crisp-tender zucchini slices on whole-grain buns."

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    25 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    35 mins

Directions

  1. Combine yogurt and 1/4 cup tapenade in small bowl. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use.
  2. Combine ground beef and remaining 1/4 cup tapenade in large bowl, mixing lightly but thoroughly. Lightly shape into four 1/2-inch thick patties.
  3. Heat grill pan over medium heat until hot. Place patties in pan; cook 10 to 12 minutes until instant-read thermometer inserted horizontally into center registers 160 degrees F, turning occasionally. Season with pepper, as desired. Remove; keep warm.
  4. Add onion and zucchini to grill pan over medium heat; season with salt and pepper, as desired. Cook 5 to 6 minutes or until lightly browned and crisp-tender, turning occasionally.
  5. Place 1 tablespoon cheese on bottom of each bun; top evenly with spinach leaves, onion, burger and zucchini. Spread 2 tablespoons yogurt mixture on cut side of each bun top. Close sandwiches.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Tip:  Cooking times are for fresh or thoroughly thawed ground beef. Color is not a reliable indicator of ground beef doneness.
  • This recipe is an excellent source of fiber, protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium and zinc.
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Aug 18, 2013

My wife said, "This is a keeper and when we retire with our dream restaurant, this goes on the menu." For sure restaurant quality. Beef may be what's for Dinner, but this burger is for keeps!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 757 kcal
  • 38%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 81.3 g
  • 26%
  • Cholesterol
  • 84 mg
  • 28%
  • Fat
  • 30.6 g
  • 47%
  • Fiber
  • 7.3 g
  • 29%
  • Protein
  • 41.8 g
  • 84%
  • Sodium
  • 1288 mg
  • 52%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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