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                              GYRO SANDWICHES
 
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 Serving Size  : 16   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Greek
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
                         Karen Mintzias
                         -----GYRO PATTIES-----
    1 1/4   lb           Lean ground beef
    1 1/4   lb           Lean ground lamb
      1/4   c            Oregano
    1 1/2   tb           Onion powder
    1       tb           Garlic powder
      3/4   tb           Ground pepper (or more)
    1       t            Thyme
      3/4   ts           Salt
                         -----YOGURT SAUCE-----
    1       c            Plain yogurt
      1/4   c            Finely chopped cucumber
      1/4   c            Finely chopped onion
    2       ts           Olive oil
                         Garlic powder
                         Salt & white pepper
    8       lg           Pita breads -- cut in half
                         Thinly sliced onion rings
 
   For patties:  Preheat broiler or prepare barbeque.  Combine ingredients
   lightly but thoroughly in large bowl.  Shape into 16 thin patties and
   broil, turning once, until done as desired.
   
   For sauce:  Combine first 4 ingredients in small bowl.  Add garlic powder,
   salt and pepper to taste.
   
   To assemble sandwich, place 1 meat patty in each pita half and top with
   yogurt sauce and onion slices.
   
   Source: (Journey’s End - Mundelein, Illinois)  Favorite Restaurant Recipes.
   ISBN: 0-89535-100-5
   
   Typed for you by Karen Mintzias
  
 
 
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