Chef Joel's Wisconsin Brat Patty Burger

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Chef Joel's Wisconsin Burger

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Two burger patties separated by a slice of cheese topped with caramelized onions, thinly sliced red apples and arugula on a pretzel bun

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Recipe Data

4
Servings
15min
Prep
1hr2min
Total

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Description

Wisconsinites adore brats, and this burger is an ode to their culinary passion. The brat patties are complemented by caramelized onions and bakery fresh pretzel buns.

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Ingredients
Serves 4
QuantityIngredientAdd
1recipe Caramelized Onions
8(4 oz each) bratwurst patties
8 slice(s)Hy-Vee Muenster and/or aged Cheddar cheese
4Hy-Vee Bakery pretzel buns
4 tbsp.cranberry mustard or coarse ground mustard
1medium apple, cored and thinly sliced
2 c.arugula
Apple vinaigrette dressing, optional

Directions

  1. Prepare Caramelized Onions.
  2. Prepare a charcoal or gas grill for direct cooking over medium heat.
  3. Grill patties on a well-greased rack for 10 to 12 minutes or until internal temperature of patties are 160 degrees, turning once halfway through. During the last 2 minutes of grilling, top patties with cheese and place buns, cut sides down, directly over heat to toast. Remove from grill; let patties rest for 5 minutes.
  4. Spread bun bottoms with mustard. Layer with two cheese-topped patties, Caramelized Onions, apple slices and arugula. If desired, drizzle with dressing. Add bun tops.
  5. CARAMELIZED ONIONS: In a large skillet, melt 2 tablespoons Hy-Vee butter over medium-low heat. Add 2 large, thinly sliced sweet onions (such as Vidalia or Walla Walla) and 2 tablespoons Hy-Vee sugar to skillet. Cook for 30 minutes or until onions are well-browned, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat. Add 1/4 cup brandy or Hy-Vee apple juice. Bring mixture to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, until onions are glazed.

Nutrition facts

Servings

1110 Calories per serving

Amounts Per Serving

  • Total Fat: 60g
  • Cholesterol: 185mg
  • Sodium: 2470mg
  • Total Carbohydrates: 84g
  • Protein: 55g

Daily Values

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Vitamin A 15%
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Vitamin C 15%
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Iron 35%
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Calcium 35%

Recipe Source:

Hy-Vee Seasons Summer 2016.