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Ground Beef Gyros Recipe

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This recipe for Ground Beef Gyros, by , is from Buboltz Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Jana Karl
Added: Sunday, July 12, 2009


1 carton (8oz) plain Yogurt
1/3 cup chopped seeded cucumber
2 T. finely chopped onion
1 garlic clove, minced
1 tsp sugar
1 pound ground beef
1 1/2 tsp. dried oregano
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp onion powder
1 tsp salt (optional)
3/4 tsp pepper
4 pita breads, halved, warmed
3 cups lettuce, shredded
1 large tomato, chopped
1 small onion, sliced

In a bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Cover and refrigerate. In a bowl, combine beef and seasonings; mix well. Shape into four patties. Grill, covered, over medium hot heat for 10-12 minutes, turning once. Cut patties into thin slices; stuff into pita halves. Add lettuce, tomato and onion. Serve with the yogurt sauce.




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