Pork Pig Burgers and variations
1 pound ground pork, about 80% lean
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/4 teaspoon salt
Gently mix together ground pork and seasonings; shape into 4 burgers
about 3/4-inch in thickness. Place over moderately hot coals in a
kettle-style grill, lower hood and grill for 5 minutes; turn and finish
grilling 4 to 5 minutes more. Serve immediately, on sandwich buns if
Eastern Burger: To Other Burger basic mix, add 2 teaspoons soy sauce, 2
tablespoons dry sherry and 1 tablespoon grated ginger root.
Veggie Burger: To Other Burger basic mix, add 3 drops hot pepper sauce,
1 grated carrot and 3 tablespoons chopped parsley.
South of the Border Burger: To Other Burger basic mix, add 1/4 teaspoon
each ground cumin, oregano, seasoned salt and crushed red chiles.
Italian Burger: To Other Burger basic mix, add one crushed garlic clove,
one teaspoon crushed fennel seed and 2 teaspoons each red wine and olive