Caprese Burger

Getting its inspiration from classic caprese salad, this sandwich showcases the fresh flavors of basil, tomato and mozzarella cheese.
Save Recipe
  • Total: 20 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Yield: 1
Share This Recipe

Ingredients

1/3 cup fresh basil leaves

1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar

1 Morningstar Farms® Garden Veggie Patties™ Veggie Burger

1/2 ounce fresh mozzarella cheese, thinly sliced

1 Italian roll or hamburger bun, split (about 1 1/2 oz.)

1 thin tomato slice

Coarsely ground black pepper (optional)

Directions

  1. Getting its inspiration from classic caprese salad, this sandwich showcases the fresh flavors of basil, tomato and mozzarella cheese.
  1. 1. In small bowl toss together basil leaves and vinegar. Set aside.
  2. 2. Micro-cook veggie patty according to package directions, except after turning patty place mozzarella slices on top. Continue micro-cooking according to package directions.
  3. 3. Top roll bottom with veggie patty, basil leaves and tomato. Lightly sprinkle with pepper (if desired). Add roll top.
  1. Preheat grill
  2. Use a food thermometer to be sure patties reach minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees F.