Chef Scott's Prairie Rider Burger

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Chef Scott's Prairie Rider Burger

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Grilled burgers on top of buns with sliced tomatoes, cheese, red onion rings, with sage leaves and ketchup on the side

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Recipe Data

4
Servings
20min
Prep
35min
Total

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    Description

    Bison have roamed the South Dakota prairie for millennia. Similar to beef, ground bison is leaner and makes an excellent burger, especially when mixed with fresh sage.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 4
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    2 lbs.ground bison or 85%-lean ground beef
    c.fresh sage, chopped
    2 tbsp.shallot, finely chopped
    2 tsp.garlic, minced
    2 tsp.Hy-Vee kosher sea salt
    2 tsp.Hy-Vee black pepper
    1large tomato, sliced
    4 slice(s)Hy-Vee Muenster cheese
    4Hy-Vee Bakery onion buns, split
    2 tbsp.Hy-Vee unsalted butter, melted
    Shredded iceberg lettuce, for serving
    red onion, thinly sliced, for serving
    Fresh sage leaves, for garnish

    Things To Grab

    • Charcoal or gas grill
    • Large bowl
    • Meat thermometer

    Directions

    1. Prepare a charcoal or gas grill for direct cooking over medium heat.
    2. In a large bowl, combine bison, sage, shallot, garlic, salt and pepper. Shape into 4 patties, 8 ounces each.
    3. Grill patties on a well-greased rack for 12 to 14 minutes or until internal temperature of patties reaches 160 degrees, turning once halfway through. During the last 2 minutes, top patties with tomato slices and cheese, and place buns, cut sides down, on grill directly over heat to toast. Remove from grill; let patties rest for 5 minutes.
    4. To serve, layer bun bottoms with lettuce, tomato-and-cheese topped patties and red onion. If desired, garnish with sage leaves. Add bun tops.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    800 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 50g
    • Cholesterol: 200mg
    • Sodium: 1490mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 34g
    • Protein: 52g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Vitamin A 15%
    0%
    Vitamin C 10%
    0%
    Iron 35%
    0%
    Calcium 35%

    Recipe Source:

    Hy-Vee Seasons Summer 2016.