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Greek Burgers

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  Yogurt sauce 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Ground beef 1 Pound
  Red wine 2 Tablespoon
  Ground cumin 2 Teaspoon
  Chopped fresh oregano/1 teaspoon dried oregano leaves 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground red pepper 1 Dash
  Ground black pepper 1 Dash
  Pita breads 4
  Lettuce 1
  Chopped tomatoes 2 Tablespoon

Prepare Yogurt Sauce.
Soak 4 bamboo skewers in water at least 20 minutes before using.
Combine meat, wine and seasonings in medium bowl; mix lightly.
Divide mixture into eight equal portions; form each portion into an oval, each about 4 inches long.
Cover; chill 30 minutes.
Preheat grill.
Insert skewers lengthwise through centers of ovals, placing 2 on each skewer.
Grill about 8 minutes or to desired doneness, turning once.
Fill pita breads with lettuce, meat and chopped tomatoes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2067 Calories from Fat 1152

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 128 g197.2%

Saturated Fat 47 g234.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 335.6 mg111.9%

Sodium 2416.1 mg100.7%

Total Carbohydrates 127 g42.4%

Dietary Fiber 10.9 g43.7%

Sugars 9.8 g

Protein 102 g203.4%

Vitamin A 507.7% Vitamin C 123.3%

Calcium 46.5% Iron 68.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Greek Burgers Recipe