Posted by: shopannies | June 12, 2010

Grilled Stuffed Burgers

Grilled Stuffed Pizza Burger
  • 2  lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
  • 1/2  teaspoon salt
  • 1/4  cup chopped pepperoni (about 1 oz)
  • 2  tablespoons sliced ripe olives
  • 1/2  cup pizza sauce
  • 6  slices (3/4 oz each) mozzarella cheese, cut in half diagonally
  • 6  burger buns, split, toasted
  • 6  leaves lettuce


  1. 1Heat gas or charcoal grill. In large bowl, mix ground beef and salt. Shape mixture into 12 thin patties, each about 4 inches in diameter.
  2. 2In small bowl, mix pepperoni, olives and 1/3 cup of the pizza sauce. Spoon rounded tablespoon pepperoni mixture onto center of 6 patties; spread slightly. Top with remaining patties; press edges together firmly to seal.
  3. 3Place patties on grill; cover grill. Cook with medium heat 8 to 12 minutes, turning once, until thermometer inserted in center of patties reads 160°F (avoid inserting in filling). During last 1 to 2 minutes of cooking time, top each patty with cheese and rounded teaspoon of remaining pizza sauce, and place buns, cut side down, on grill; cook until cheese is melted and buns are lightly toasted.
  4. 4To serve, place lettuce and patties in bottom halves of buns. Cover with top halves of buns.


  1. Now that looks Yummy!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: