Kefi Lamb Burger

Kefi Lamb Burger
Daniel Krieger

Ingredients

  • 1 Teaspoon  extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for the grill
  • slice sweet onion
  • 8 Ounces  ground lamb
  • shallot, diced
  • scallion, green and white parts, chopped
  • cloves garlic confit*
  • 1 Teaspoon  dried parsley flakes
  • 1 Teaspoon  dried oregano
  • 1 Teaspoon  dried dill
  • 1/4 Teaspoon  crushed coriander
  •   Salt and pepper, to taste
  • leaves arugula
  • Greek olives, pitted and diced
  • pieces sun-dried tomato
  • 2 Tablespoons  crumbled feta
  • 1 Teaspoon  dill
  • 1 Tablespoon  mint
  • 1 Teaspoon  lemon juice
  • brioche bun

Take a trip to the Mediterranean with this Greek-inspired lamb burger. A combination of dried parsley, oregano, and dill lends pleasant herbal flavors to the lamb patties, and a well-dressed salad with feta tops the patty.

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Directions

Preheat the grill over medium-high heat. Coat the grill with olive oil.

 

Grill the onion until there are grill marks on both sides, about 3-5 minutes per side. Remove from the heat. Combine the lamb, shallot, scallion, garlic confit, parsley flakes, oregano, dill, and coriander in a large bowl. Season with salt and pepper, to taste, and mix well. Form a ½-inch-thick patty (do not overhandle the meat).

 

Brush the grill with more olive oil and grill to medium-rare, about 3 minutes per side. Meanwhile, combine the onion, arugula, olives, sun-dried tomato, feta, dill, mint, lemon juice, and olive oil in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper, to taste, and mix well to combine. Place the patty on the bun, top with the salad, and serve.

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

1,070 calories

Dietary restrictions:

High Fiber Egg Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free

Daily value:

54%

Servings:

1
  • Fat 65g 101%
  • Carbs 71g 24%
  • Saturated 27g 136%
  • Fiber 10g 40%
  • Sugars 29g
  • Monounsaturated 27g
  • Polyunsaturated 6g
  • Protein 52g 104%
  • Cholesterol 182mg 61%
  • Sodium 667mg 28%
  • Calcium 435mg 43%
  • Magnesium 153mg 38%
  • Potassium 1,714mg 49%
  • Iron 11mg 60%
  • Zinc 10mg 66%
  • Phosphorus 668mg 95%
  • Vitamin A 66µg 7%
  • Vitamin C 36mg 60%
  • Thiamin (B1) 1mg 54%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 1mg 54%
  • Niacin (B3) 17mg 87%
  • Vitamin B6 1mg 63%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 224µg 56%
  • Vitamin B12 6µg 94%
  • Vitamin D 0µg 0%
  • Vitamin E 2mg 9%
  • Vitamin K 75µg 94%
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