INDIANA PATTY MELT

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Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

I've never had the nerve to try making this sandwich, but it's so gooey and good I don't know what I've been waiting for. A nice change from the ordinary burger.
Recipe & Photo from: Food.com

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    ground beef (i use chuck)
  • 8 slice
    sourdough bread
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/2 medium
    onion, sliced thin and caramelized
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 8 slice
    american cheese
  • 4 slice
    swiss cheese
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter for bread
  • SAUCE:

  • 2 Tbsp
    thousand island dressing
  • 1 Tbsp
    russian dressing

How to Make INDIANA PATTY MELT

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare the caramelized onions first in 1 Tbsp. butter and set aside. Also make the sauce ahead and store in refrigerator until ready.
  2. Shape the ground beef into four uniform patties and place in a large, hot skillet. Cook as you would any burger, to desired doneness, adding salt, and add 2 slices American cheese and 1 slice of Swiss to each patty. Cover the pan to help the cheese melt. Place on paper towel to drain.
  3. Toast the bread and spread four slices with 2 Tbsp. butter. Spread the sauce on top of butter. Add the warm caramelized onions to four bread slices. Then add the patties and serve.

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About INDIANA PATTY MELT

Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #savory #cheesy #meaty



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