Gyro Meat Recipe

Looking for an easy Gyro Meat recipe? Learn how to make Gyro Meat using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by tricialori

Makes 4 servings



recipezaar 81048 I got this recipe from the newspaper years ago, and make it frequently. I serve it with my cucumber yogurt sauce, which I'm also posting. Be warned- It is very garlicky. Also, use less pepper if you're using all beef instead of lamb.

Recipe Ingredients for Gyro Meat

1 lb lean ground beef or lamb (I frequently grind the lamb in my food processor or meat grinder and sometimes add beef)
2 cloves garlic (crushed)
1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano (crushed)
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon pepper

Recipe Directions for Gyro Meat

  1. # Combine ingredients in a bowl, and shape into 1/2 inch thick patties.

  2. #

  3. 2

  4. Broil 8-10 minutes until no longer pink.

  5. #

  6. 3

  7. Slice thinly and serve with pita bread, sliced tomatoes, thinly sliced onion, cucumber yogurt sauce.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 118.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
218
Calories from Fat
64
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.1g
11%
Saturated Fat
2.8g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
101mg
34%
Sodium
657mg
27%
Potassium
483mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
1.6g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
34.7g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 3% Iron 23%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in iron
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin B12
  • Very high in zinc
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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