Cheddar and Apple Brewpub Burger
with German-style potato salad
Prep & Cook Time: 50-60 min.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Spice Level: Not Spicy
Cook Within: 5 days
Contains: Milk, Eggs, Wheat, Soy
It was a long time that we were away from the pub, but now we're back, baby, sipping on lager, laughing and eating with friends. The flavor's back, too, and this burger is example A, as the cheddar/apple on this burger is nothing short of sublime. The mustard-y potato salad pairs beautifully with the burger, completing a meal that brings us back to normal in all the best ways.
In Your Box (serves 2)
- 12 oz. Yukon Potatoes
- 10 oz. Ground Beef
- 1 Gala Apple
- 1 Yellow Onion
- 2 Green Onions
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Nutrition (per serving) oPNQ883X
You Will Need
- Olive Oil
- 1 Large Non-Stick Pan
- 2 Mixing Bowls
- 1 Colander
- 1 Medium Pot
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
- Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
- Seafood 145° F |
- Chicken 165° F |
- Ground Beef 160° F |
- Ground Turkey 165° F |
- Ground Pork 160° F
Customize It Instructions
If using Impossible burger, follow same instructions as ground beef in Step 4, cooking until burger is heated through, 4-6 minutes per side.
If using ground pork, follow same instructions as ground beef in Step 4, cooking until pork reaches minimum internal temperature, 5-6 minutes per side.
Prepare the Ingredients
Cut potatoes into 1/2" dice.Bring a medium pot with potatoes covered by water to a boil over medium-high heat. Once boiling, cook until fork-tender, 7-9 minutes.Drain potatoes in a colander. Transfer to a mixing bowl.While potatoes cook, peel apple, quarter, and remove core. Cut into 1/4" slices.Trim and thinly slice green onions, keeping white and green portions separate.Halve and peel yellow onion. Slice one half into thin strips. (Remaining is yours to use as you please!)
Cook the Apple Mixture
Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 1 tsp. olive oil. Add yellow onion to hot pan and stir occasionally until beginning to brown, 3-4 minutes.Stir in apple and 1/4 cup water. Cook undisturbed until water is almost entirely evaporated, 2-3 minutes.Then stir occasionally until apple is tender, 3-4 minutes.If pan is dry, add up to 2 Tbsp. water as needed. Remove from burner. Transfer apple mixture to a bowl or plate and tent with foil. Wipe pan clean and reserve.While apple mixture cooks, prepare potato salad.
Make the Potato Salad
Add mustard, white portions of green onions, and a pinch of salt and pepper to bowl with potatoes. Stir to combine. Cover and set aside.
Prepare and Cook the Burgers
In another mixing bowl, combine ground beef, 1 Tbsp. garlic aioli (reserve remaining for buns), and a pinch of salt and pepper. Form into two equally-sized patties.Return pan used to cook apple mixture to medium-high heat. Add patties to hot pan. Cook until lightly charred and beef reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 4-6 minutes per side.Remove from burner. Top patties with cheese and let melt. Transfer patties to a plate and tent with foil. Wipe pan clan and reserve.
Toast Buns and Finish Dish
Return pan used to cook patties to medium-low heat. Add pretzel buns, cut side down, to hot, dry pan and press gently. Cook undisturbed until lightly toasted, 1-2 minutes.Remove from burner.Taste potato salad, and add a pinch of salt and pepper if desired. Top with green portions of green onions.Plate dish as pictured on front of card, spreading remaining garlic aioli on top bun. Top bottom bun with patty and apple mixture and top bun. Bon appétit!
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