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  • Pesto Veal Burgers on Focaccia

    pesto-veall-burgers1 slightly beaten egg white
    1/2 cup soft bread crumbs
    1/2 tsp. salt
    1/8 tsp. pepper
    1 1b. round veal
    Leaf Rosemary
    1/4 cup light mayonnaise dressing
    1 tbsp. pesto
    8 3-inch squares of focaccia bread or 8 slices sourdough bread
    4 lettuce leaves
    4 tomato slices
    4 red onion slices

    In a medium bowl combine egg white, bread crumbs, salt, and pepper.
    Add ground veal; mix well.
    Shape mixture into four 3/4 inch-thick patties and sprinkle with leaf rosemary.

    Grill burgers for 14 to 18 minutes or until meat is no longer pink turning once halfway through grilling.

    In a small bowl combine mayonnaise and pesto.
    Serve burgers on toasted focaccia bread with sauce, lettuce, tomato and onion slices.

    Recipe from Better Homes and Gardens, The New Grilling Book, and adapted by Margie Hawks