Margherita Pizza Burger

Muir Glen Margherita Pizza Burger

Ingredients

4 1/4 lb beef burger patties

3/4 cup Muir Glen pizza sauce

1 can Muir Glen Reserve Ruby Meridian Tomatoes (or other Muir Glen diced tomatoes)

4 1/4 inch-thick slices fresh mozzarella

1 cup fresh basil

4 hamburger buns

Prep time: 5 minutes  |  Total time: 25 minutes

Take a fabulous Margherita pizza and add a delicious, juicy burger and you have ... the Margherita Pizza Burger.

Preparation & Directions

  1. Heat your grill on its medium setting or prepare charcoals for cooking.

  2. Place the burger patties on direct heat on the grill and cook to desired doneness, flipping once.

  3. Spoon pizza sauce onto the burger patties and then top with diced tomatoes. Place a slice of mozzarella onto each burger. Close the grill lid and cook for 2-3 minutes until the mozzarella is softened.

  4. Pile basil onto each of the hamburger buns. Top each with a loaded burger. Cover with the bun top.

    1. Serve immediately.