Hello Foodie Fans! Happy Fantastic Friday! Can you believe Labor Day Weekend is here already? Are you ready to say goodbye to summer? It is time to get creative with back to school lunches. So, I decided to share one of my favorite school lunches growing up, it is Pizza Burgers Recipe!
Enjoy Your Yummy Pizza Burgers!
In school, growing up I often took my lunch because the cafeteria lunches weren’t all that great! I had a few things that were on my favorite list. I loved when we had Pizza Burger Day! So, I decided to create my own version of them.
I think Friday is the perfect day to make fun food, and these pizza burgers fit fun Friday totally! You can really add and take away ingredients with this recipe to add your own special twist. I hope this Pizza Burgers Recipe are a big hit in your house. Happy Cooking!
What Is Pizza Burger?
If you are a fast food lover, then Pizza Burger is your fitting choice! It is not only a quick delicious recipe, but also it combines the flavors of the top two consumed fast food around the world. This Stuffed Pizza Burger Recipe is essentially made of meat, pizza sauce, and cheese.
These flavorful juicy burgers topped with melted exquisite cheese will be the top one food for your kids. Each bite of Pizza Burger has a heavenly flavor, which makes your kids to ask for more and more.
The History of the Original Pizza Burger
After World War II was over in 1945, two childhood friends Paul De Angelis, and Father Russ Mcgroarty decided to go into the restaurant business. They purchased an old custard drive-in in Muskego a city Wisconsin, and that was just the beginning.
The two friends looked for a way to increase the success of their work, and that’s how Pizza-Burger was born! The partners sold their popular sandwich all across the United States and parts of Canada. In 1953, the Pizza-Burger became a national trademark!
What to Serve with Pizza Burgers?
There are so many yummy options to serve Pizza Burgers with, and it can be eaten on its own.
My favorite way to serve these Pizza Burger Patties is with Caesar Pasta Salad. Another great choice is to serve with Grilled Corn, or with Parmesan Garlic Sweet Potato Fries. It can also be served with a Classic Potato Salad.
Tips for Yummy Pizza Burgers
Here are some beneficial tips that will help you to make the best Pizza Burgers Recipe ever:
Good Meat: If you want to get perfect Pizza Burger Patties then use good quality of meat. It is preferable that the meat you use is fresh. In order to have a different taste, you can use breakfast sausage.
Vegies: To get Pizza Veggie Burger Recipe, be creative when adding veggies. You can add mushrooms, green peppers, onions, lettuce, and more!
Sauce: For a unique flavor, try to use a homemade pizza sauce or homemade marinara sauce.
Spice: If you love spicy flavor, you can add crushed red pepper, jalapeno rings, and black pepper.
Frequently Asked Questions
In my recipe, I use ground turkey. You can also use ground beef, ground chicken, Italian sausage, or any combination of these.
Absolutely! You can use Sliced or Shredded Cheese instead of Mozzarella Cheese.
Yes, for sure! You can prepare them ahead of time. Once you finish from preparing, wrap each one in plastic wrap. When you want to serve them, heat Pizza Burgers in microwave or oven at 350 degree until heated through.
Of course! Pizza Burgers freeze well. Just make and shape the burgers, and wrap each one in plastic wrap. Then place them in freezer bag, and keep them in the freezer for 3 months.
Pizza Burgers Recipe is a quick and easy recipe to make. In this recipe, you will need the following ingredients:
- ground turkey (Butterball is yummy)
- Italian Sausage
- bag of Mozzarella Cheese
- bag of pepperoni
- pizza sauce
- hamburger buns
Try This Pizza Burger Recipe!
Follow these simple steps to get mouthwatering Stuffed Pizza Burgers:
- Fry ground turkey and Italian Sausage until brown.
2. Drain the grease from the meat.
3. Add the pizza sauce to cook turkey and sausage.
4. Open each bun spoon some the meat and sauce mixture on each piece of bread.
5. Top each pizza burger off with pepperoni and cheese.
6. Bake at 350 degree until cheese is melted.
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Effortless Original Pizza Burgers
- 1 lb. ground turkey (Butterball is yummy)
- 1 lb. Italian Sausage
- 1 8oz bag of Mozzarella Cheese
- 1 16oz bag of pepperoni
- 2 14oz jars of pizza sauce
- 1 bag of 8 hamburger buns
- Fry ground turkey and Italian Sausage until brown.
- Drain the grease from the meat.
- Add the pizza sauce to cook turkey and sausage.
- Open each bun spoon some the meat and sauce mixture on each piece of bread.
- Top each pizza burger off with pepperoni and cheese.
- Bake at 350 degree until cheese is melted.
This is a great recipe idea for kids!
This is a great spin on the traditional burger! Pizza is already amazing, so why not make it a burger. Yumm.
This would be great for us as lunch during our homeschool day! Thanks for sharing!
Yaaassss omg this is such a good idea. Especially for picky eaters like some of my younger family members. I would totally want to experiment and make a vegetarian version of this.
What an interesting idea, especially now with back to school in full effect!
This reminds me of the pizza sub I sometimes order at Penn Station restaurant. This inspires me to try to make it at home. Not sure why I never thought of that. Thanks!
A great after school snack recipe. My kid is always starving when he comes home
Love that kids can help with this recipe!
My kids would enjoy this! Quick and easy too!🤗 thanks for sharing!
Thank you so much Frances!!! 🙂
Kids loved making these! I used some leftover ground pork I had from meatballs earlier in the week. So easy to prepare and clean up after!
Thank you so much Alicia!! I am so glad you and your family loved the recipe!! Keep the Fun Food Friday tradition going!!