Greek Fetish Hamburgers & Giveaway (Closed)

Last weekend we had a tailgate with friends. We all enjoyed a day filled with food, fun & football. I got busy setting the scene for the festivities and My Yanni who doubles as My Grill Master was in charge of the grill and cooked up a delicious storm. I’ve already shared our fun & easy idea for an everyday bratwurst…

A Brat-Kabob.

And now I can make you wait no longer to share the mouthwatering Greek Fetish Burgers.

These burgers are a crowd-pleaser that are packed with a big flavor punch. My Yanni (who happens to be Greek) and I are big fans of feta. We have an ongoing joke at our house that “everything tastes betta with feta.”

These burgers are no exception.

Greek Fetish burgers are filled with salty crumbled feta, diced sweet onion, tangy sun dried tomatoes and dried oregano.

I told you that they were packed with flavor.

We garnished our burgers with a mesclun mix that included a little (more) feta & red peppers tossed in olive oil & red wine vinegar.

And to take it a step further, topped it all with a dollop of tzatziki.

Oh heavens was that a tasty mouthful.

Can I hear an “OPA?”

We served our burgers with some delicious  Bush’s® Homestyle Baked Beans for the perfect hassle-free game day combination.

The down-home flavor of the Homestyle baked beans in a tangy sauce with specially cured bacon and brown sugar were the perfect match for My Yann’s Greek Fetish Burger.

The Greek Fetish Burgers and beans filled the bellies of all the fans and made our game day tailgate a success! Be sure to make some at your next tailgate!

Now it’s time for a fun giveaway from Bush’s Beans! Enter to win this awesome prize package that will make your game day entertaining even more fun! The giveaway includes the following…

 • One black Bush’s branded cooler with speaker
       Cooler has side zippered pocket with jack to allow for compatibility with MP3 player and front pocket to store accessories

• Two royal blue Bush’s branded folding chair
        Chairs have built in cup holders on each side

• One hamburger press with handles
        Prep two perfect burgers with this two-piece press, an easy way to make neat and uniformly sized patties

• One hot dog/brat griller
        Six-slot stainless steel cooker produces professional-style results while keeping foods from failing through the grill

• Vouchers for Bush’s Baked Beans to serve up to 20 guests (or 5 cans)

We have a WINNER!!!

Congratulations to Joanne who said,

“My favorite game day food is hamburgers cooked on the grill!”

Congratulations Joanne! I’ll be contacting you about your prize! 

****This Giveaway is now CLOSED****

To enter this giveaway, simply leave me a comment below telling me YOUR favorite game day food! The giveaway begins today Tuesday, October 25, 2011 and will end on Friday, October 28, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. EST and is open to all U.S. residents. One winner will be randomly selected and announced sometime Friday after 3:00 p.m. EST .Please make sure to leave a valid email address so that we can notify you about prize details!


   Disclaimer: The cookout and giveaway are in partnership with Bush’s Beans. However my opinions, thoughts and photos are 100% my own.

Greek Fetish Burgers

(makes 12 burgers)

What You’ll Need:

3 pounds of your favorite ground meat (we used ground sirloin)
3 ounces crumbled feta
4 ounces sun dried tomatoes packed in olive oil -chopped
1 medium sweet onion -chopped
3 teaspoons dried oregano
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper

What To Do:

Mix all ingredients in a big bowl until incorporated. Shape into 12 burgers about 1/2″ thick patties and about 6 inches in diameter. Place on med-high grill (or a skillet) and cook for 4-6 minutes (3 minutes on each side) until cooked through. (Note: heat temperatures, thickness of burgers etc. can effect cooking time.)



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  1. My favorite game day food is…hot wings!! Or wait–potato skins. Or….chips and dip?

    Sigh, I love it all.

    Thanks for the chance to win!! Your burgers look AMAZING!!

  2. My favorite game day food is boring old nachos…but OPA this burger looks incredible!
    Feta cheese in the burger? Yes Please!!

  3. Baked chicken fingers and baked fries…that way I don’t feel so guilty eating too many!

  4. Your burgers look great, I LOVE Feta Cheese. What a great flavor combination. My favorite game day food is chili, everyone can grab it when they want it and it’s not messy to eat in front of the game 🙂

  5. I LOVE feta. Last night we had chicken with quinoa with spinach, tomatoes and feta!
    For games, sliders are always great, but our new fall fave is roasted pumpkin nachos!

  6. My all time favorite is burgers on the grill with baked beans in the fall time and of course a big pot of chili in the winter for game days. Awesome give away.

  7. We love to tailgate with anything Mexican (at USAFA games – go Air Force!) so our favorite tailgate food is MARGARITAS!!!

  8. O.K., I’m not entering the contest but I will confess that I think I’m developing a fetish for these hamburgers (pun intended) but they look so delicious I couldn’t help it.

  9. Love the sound of these burgers! I think chips and guac are probably my all time favorite game food. Actually, any game food is my favorite because I much prefer to enjoy the snacks rather than watch the game, lol.

  10. I love to make different types of burgers for gameday. The stuffed BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger is my favorite. But my tailgate is not complete without Bush’s Homestyle Baked Beans. I love the chunks of meat in there.

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