October 24, 2012

Burger and Fries

I made burgers for dinner tonight and served it up with a side of baked Cajun spiced sweet potato fries and a simple salad. The patties were homemade, the buns were not (Villaggio 8 pack, on sale for $1.99 - $1.25 coupon = 74¢!), and I used whatever produce we had to make a salad. Everything was done in about 30 minutes and it was inhaled by everybody in maybe 2!




I put lettuce, tomatoes, onions and avocado on my burger, along with a smear of mayonnaise and a generous squeeze of Sriracha hot sauce. No ketchup or mustard or pickles. The burger was delicious!

5 comments:

  1. Unngghhh, I really shouldn't read your blog when I'm hungry. :(

    Also, I tagged you: http://circuitsoffever.blogspot.ca/2012/10/i-fall-tag.html :)

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  2. @Denise Haha, I guess I shouldn't read yours or anyone's blog in that case! I've banned myself from watching the Food Network at night. All it does is convince my brain that I'm starving and need chili cheese fries or something delicious and gross like that at 3 in the morning!

    I was tagged? I've never been tagged! Exciting. :)

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  3. @Jubes LOL, that's why I don't watch cable TV. NO FOOD NETWORK TO TEMPT ME FURTHER.

    Yeah, you just copy the tag questions and answer them on your blog. :)

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  4. I LOVE VIllagio burger buns. That used to be a staple in my diet when I was a wee young one ... lol.


    How did you cook the sweet potato fries??

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  5. @Mary They're perfect burger buns! Perfect heftiness for lots of toppings and a juicy patty.

    I just cut them up (left the skin on), added a couple tablespoons of olive oil, some sea salt, pepper, granulated garlic and Cajun seasoning and roasted them in a 400F oven until cooked through. Takes about 25 minutes depending on how thick they are cut!

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