Cheeseburger Salad

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, September 18, 2012

Aired September 18, 2012

Serves 4

1 1/2 pounds ground beef sirloin or chuck
3 tablespoons grated onion
2 tablespoons chopped parsley
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
Natural cooking spray
6 slices thickly cut cheddar from deli, quartered into 24 small square slices
6 cups chopped lettuce, such as romaine or iceberg
1 cup chopped tomatoes
1 small red onion, chopped
1/4 cup yellow mustard
2 tablespoons ketchup
1 round tablespoon relish
2 tablespoons wine vinegar
1/2 cup EVOO Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Pickle chips, to garnish




Combine beef with onion, parsley, garlic, Worcestershire; form 8-12 small patties.



Heat griddle over medium-high heat. Spray with cooking spray and grill burgers a couple of minutes on each side. Top burgers with 2 squares of cheese per patty, melt under foil tent in last minute or so, remove from heat.



Combine lettuce, tomatoes and onions on a platter; arrange burgers over top.



Whisk up mustard, ketchup, relish, vinegar and oil. Pour dressing over salad, garnish with pickle chips and serve.