I had a food demo on Monday and this recipe was a huge hit with the kids! I made mini sliders as a sample size and the burgers were the perfect size for little hands. Check out the recipe for Zesty Ground Pork Pizza Burgers below!
Zesty Ground Pork Pizza Burgers
Yield: Serves 6
Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 15-20 minutes
1 lb (500 g) Ontario lean ground pork
1/2 cup (125 mL) finely chopped mushrooms
1/2 cup (125 mL) dry bread crumbs
1 tsp (5 mL) Dried oregano leaves
7 fl oz (213 mL) Prepared pizza sauce
1/2 cup (125 mL) Part-skim mozzarella cheese, shredded
4 Sandwich buns
Tomato slices and lettuce
- In a medium bowl, stir together lean ground Pork, mushrooms, bread crumbs, and oregano. Shape mixture into 6 patties.
- Preheat barbecue on high; reduce temperature to medium. Place patties on lightly greased grill; close barbecue cover and grill 5 to 7 minutes per side or until no longer pink inside. OR, fry in lightly greased skillet at medium-high heat until no longer pink inside.
- Place burgers on buns; top each with pizza sauce and cheese. Arrange lettuce and a slice of tomato on the other half of the bun.