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Greek Gyro Pitas

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Ingredients You'll Need

1/2 lb Ground lamb
1/2 lb Ground beef
2 slices day old bread
2 cloves garlic, chopped fine
2 Tbls Fresh parsley, chopped
1 tsp Salt
1/4 tsp Pepper
1/4 tsp Ground funugreek
1/4 tsp Ground cumin
1 Egg, beaten


Mix lamb and beef in a glass bowl.

Crumb bread into meat mixture.

Add spices and mix well.

Stir egg into meat mixture.

Form mixture into 2 large patties and place on a medium hot grill for 5 minutes per side or until the Gyros are cooked through.

Serve sliced gyros on warm pita bread with fresh sliced tomatoes, onions and Tzatziki sauce.

Questions, Comments & Reviews

greeks use more pork meat to gyros, than lam or beef ... :)

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