Diabetic Double Cheese-Stuffed Burgers

Diabetic  Double Cheese-stuffed Burgers

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Paul Bushay

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@chefbunyan

This is Diabetic safe, but 1 is all you're gonna wanna eat because of the calories and cholesterol

There’s plenty to savor in these burgers. They’re stuffed with two kinds of cheese, so every bite is a creamy delight. Don’t leave out the grilled onions. They provide a sweet, caramelized foil to the rich meat.

PER SANDWICH: 654 calories, 49.5 g total fat (17 g saturated fat), 39 g protein, 30.5 g carbohydrate, 145 mg cholesterol, 775 mg sodium, 2 g fiber

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    ground beef (93% lean)
  • 1 (5.2oz) pkg
    garlic and herb spreadable cheese
  • 1 c
    shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/8 tsp
    sea salt
  • 1 large
    sweet onion, sliced (1/4 inch)
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 6
    kaiser rolls, split
  • 1/2 c
    bunyanaisse
  • 6
    green leaf lettuce leaves

How to Make Diabetic Double Cheese-Stuffed Burgers

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat grill.
  2. Form beef into 12 (4-inch) patties 1/4 inch thick.
  3. Combine spreadable cheese, cheddar cheese, parsley and salt in medium bowl.
  4. Divide mixture into 6 portions; spoon on top of 6 of the patties, spreading to within 3/4 inch of edge.
  5. Top with remaining patties; pinch edges to seal well.
  6. Brush onion slices with oil.
  7. Grill burgers and onions, covered, over medium heat or coals 10 to 12 minutes or until burgers are thoroughly cooked and no longer pink in center and onions are tender and beginning to char, turning once.
  8. Grill rolls, covered, 1 to 2 minutes or until toasted; spread with Bunyanaisse.
  9. Top burgers with onions & lettuce; serve in rolls.

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About Diabetic Double Cheese-Stuffed Burgers

Course/Dish: Beef Burgers
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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