- Prep Time 0:10
- Cook Time 0:10
- Estimated Cost $8
- 15 Comments
Something magical happens when tiny tomatoes are cooked whole. Their skins become soft and their insides become incredibly juicy and sweet. When bitten into, they release a nectar that tastes like a bite of a fresh-off-the-vine tomato in the peak of its season. I learned this when I first made yesterday’s tomato-studded frittata.
In this burger recipe, I employed the same technique by tucking whole grape tomatoes into 1/4 lb beef burgers along with herbs, olive oil and fresh garlic. The resulting burger features an incredible combination of charred tomatoes on the outside and ready-to-burst ones on the inside. I served these without buns, and with the addition of a generous smear of creamy goat cheese and a shower of fresh herbs. Good aioli or mayonnaise would also be lovely, as would a crusty sourdough roll.
- extra virgin olive oil Pantry
- 1 lb lean ground beef $3.50
- 3 cloves garlic, chopped Pantry
- 1/2 tsp each salt and freshly-ground black pepper Pantry
- 1 handful fresh cilantro, basil, flat-leaf parsley or chives, chopped $1 for a bunch
- 1 pint small cherry or grape tomatoes, de-stemmed and left whole $3.50
Recipe Serves 4
- Lightly brush a grill or grill pan with olive oil and pre-heat over medium-high heat.
- In a mixing bowl, place 1 tbsp olive oil, the beef, garlic, salt, pepper and chopped herbs.
- Use your hands to combine well.
- Form the beef into 4 patties.
- Press 8-10 tomatoes into each patty, sealing the meat around the tomatoes as much as possible.
- Grill the burgers to desired done-ness on both sides. The patties may be somewhat delicate because of the tomatoes, and a few tomatoes may even fall out. This is fine, just serve each burger along with the tomatoes that fell out.
Leave a Comment
What They're Saying
Garrett deRosset, on Oct 17, 02:29 AM, wrote:
I can no longer eat hamburgers any other way. This beats my peanut butter and jelly hamburger. And my egg-burger. And my curry burger. Quit rockin’ my boat Moskowitz.
Raquel, on Oct 17, 06:26 PM, wrote:
I made these tonite for dinner. SO good!! Thanks for sharing!
Naina Rawat, on Mar 21, 12:15 AM, wrote:
I am Naina ☎ 9711199012 the best and most attractive independent escort in Ghaziabad that can make every moment you spend with me full of pleasure.I am a natural brunette, slim body, natural long hair, very sociable and funny, ready to entertain u and make forget about all the problems. Let’s have a wonderful time together and forget about everything!
Sweta Mahajn, on Mar 21, 12:18 AM, wrote:
Welcome Gentlemen, are you checking out for additional fun. Then they are available in my world of happiness wherever you’ll get consumed your all thrust. And need will fulfill here. I’m Shweta Mahajan, 23 yr old, high profile category feminine metropolis “Independent Raipur Escort“. Moreover, I’m an associate exclusive freelance Raipur Female Escort with unique charm and intelligence. Also, I genuinely like each sort of individuals however mostly I’m educated and affluent well mannered quite polite fluent English speaking Raipur Escort girl. I love those men who respect women from their heart. I have a beautiful body with soft skin, excellent legs, and magic eyes. Correspondingly, my killing hot look that fulfills all of your desires.
Best Divorce Lawyer Red Deer, on Nov 24, 12:56 PM, wrote:
We are very thankful for all your ideas and for sharing them to all your readers. Keep it up and we will continue to support your web posts.
bbq grill grates, on Mar 1, 10:24 AM, wrote:
Thank you for sharing this recipe. I made it for my family – so tasty.
Peach nails, on Jun 25, 01:38 PM, wrote:
Making it look healthy and plump. A patterned accent nail is enough for this minimalist design.
Outfits with vests, on Jul 23, 02:43 PM, wrote:
If vests had a talent, it would be layering! Plus, they’re easy to mix and match. If you’re observant enough, you’ll notice that most vest outfits begin with a simple monochrome outfit or a white shirt and jeans/skirt ensemble
Hiking in Colorado springs, on Aug 5, 11:03 PM, wrote:
Overall, hikes in Colorado Springs are very safe, provided you exercise caution. However, there are inherent hazards that you must be aware of before you hike.
roblox scripts admin, on Sep 14, 01:03 PM, wrote:
Roblox is an online very captivating and fighting game that allows you to make a character, continue an adventure, train hard with your favorite characters, fight your friends and enemies, and become the ULTIMATE warrior and share your achievements
Outfits with jordans, on Oct 1, 02:26 AM, wrote:
You can start by using a hoodie as a base, adding in unexpected elements like a blazer or a pair of biker shorts – some of the things that are unlikely to be seen with this sporty loungewear.
karate melbourne, on Oct 15, 01:27 AM, wrote:
It began as a purpose of self-defence and a standard fighting system of unarmed combat among the Pechin class of the Ryukyuans.
Moron escorts, on Oct 26, 05:13 AM, wrote:
¡Se ve delicioso y es un buen pensamiento para la estufa! ¡Muy agradecido! ¡En general, me encanta leer tu blog!
Tata Ace Gold Plus, on Feb 1, 11:42 PM, wrote:
Great Job for publishing such an informative blog. Keep sharing this type of blog. Your blog is not only knowledgeable but also creative too.
SOUND FORGE Pro Key, on Feb 24, 03:38 AM, wrote: