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awesome burger bite appetizers

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Andy Anderson !
Wichita, KS

Here’s a little appetizer that is simple to construct, looks really cool, and tastes great. And instead of a bread bun, we’re using a slice of potato. So, you ready… Let’s get into the kitchen.

★★★★★ 1
serves 3
prep time 15 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For awesome burger bite appetizers

  • 1 Tbsp
    sweet butter, unsalted
  • 3 oz
    course ground chuck
  • 1 md
    russet potato, cut into 1/4-inch (.6cm) rounds
  • olive oil, for brushing
  • salt, kosher variety, to taste
  • black pepper, freshly ground, to taste
  • 6 slice
    provolone cheese, or whatever cheese you choose
  • 6 sm
    dill pickles, or whatever pickle you choose
  • 6 sm
    cherry tomatoes
  • horseradish cream sauce

How To Make awesome burger bite appetizers

  • 1
  • 2
    Gather your ingredients.
  • 3
    Chef’s Note: For presentation purposes, I try to make the potato, burger, all about the same size. In this case 1.5 inches (3.8cm).
  • 4
    Place a rack in the middle position, and preheat the oven to 400f (205c).
  • 5
    Brush the potato rounds with olive oil, and season with salt & pepper.
  • 6
    Place on a parchment-lined baking sheet.
  • 7
    Bake in the oven until cooked through and starting to brown, about 20-25 minutes.
  • 8
    Remove from the oven and reserve.
  • 9
    Chef’s Note: Leave the potatoes on the baking sheet.
  • 10
    Divide the ground chuck into six patties, and sprinkle with a bit of salt & pepper, 1/2 ounce (14g) each.
  • 11
    Add the butter to a large sauté pan, over medium heat.
  • 12
    Swirl to coat the bottom of the pan, and then add the burgers.
  • 13
    Cook, flipping once, until cooked through, about 2 minutes per side.
  • 14
    Add a bit of horseradish sauce to the top of each one of the potato rounds.
  • 15
    Place the burgers on top of the potato rounds, and then top with a slice of cheese.
  • 16
    Put under the broiler, until the cheese melts and begins to bubble, about 1-2 minutes.
  • 17
  • 18
    Remove from the baking sheet, and place on a serving plate.
  • 19
    Add a pickle, cherry tomato, and then skewer with a toothpick or other device. Enjoy.
  • 20
    Keep the faith, and keep cooking.

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