View Full Version : Ooperavolleipa (Opera Burger)

June Pelo
05-12-10, 01:15
This a Finnish version of the hamburger.

1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef
1/2 cup finely chopped onion
salt and pepper to taste
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
4 hamburger rolls, toasted or French bread
4 fried eggs
shredded cheddar cheese

In bowl, combine beef with salt, pepper and onion; mix well. Divide meat into four portions. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in skillet; add beef patties and cook about 5 minutes each side, or till done. Add 1 tablespoon butter to another skillet and fry eggs until whites are set and yolks are somewhat soft. Place a meat patty on toasted buttered roll, add ketchup, if desired; place fried egg on top and sprinkle with cheese. Serves four.