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Recipe of the Month: BURGER BITES

Recipe of the Month: BURGER BITES



66 calories

These burger bites make the perfect low-carb appetizer to please everyone from age six to age sixty, just set out some ketchup and mustard for dipping and watch them disappear!


  • 2 lbs 93% beef
  • 4 oz center cut raw bacon, minced
  • 2 tbsp prepared mustard
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1 head butter lettuce
  • 30 cherry tomatoes
  • 30 dill pickle chips or slices
  • ketchup, mayo and/or mustard optional for serving


  1. Using your hands, gently mix together the beef, bacon, mustard, salt, onion powder and pepper.
  2. Form into 30 (golf ball size) meatballs.
  3. Heat a grill or grill pan to high heat and grill 3 minutes on each side, or until your desired doneness.
  4. Place on skewers with lettuce, pickles and tomatoes and serve with ketchup and mustard for dipping.


Yield: 30 "bites", Serving Size: 1 bite

  • Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories: 66
  • Total Fat: 2.5g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Cholesterol: 20mg
  • Sodium: 293.5mg
  • Carbohydrates: 1.5g
  • Fiber: 0.5g
  • Sugar: 0.5g
  • Protein: 8g

Read more at http://www.skinnytaste.com/burger-bites/#Mjhf3FcoBfeEQkkp.99