Friday, May 9, 2014

Cheeseburger Wrap-Ups {recipe}

Cheeseburger Wrap-Ups

I had this recipe pinned on my Main Courses board on Pinterest for a couple of months now. I had planned on making it then. I got all the ingredients together, but then I then realized I had no way to grill it up. I'm sure I could have done it in a skillet on the stove, but it just seemed like it wouldn't be the same if I made it that way. 
Well you can imagine my excitement when I was browsing the shelves during my weekly Goodwill visit and I came upon an awesome barely used George Foreman with the removable plates. I was trying to decide what the grill's first job should be when I remembered that delicious looking picture I had pinned. I used the recipe as a guide, and changed it just a bit based on my preferences.

What You Will Need
*Made 3 wraps*
1 lb ground beef or ground turkey
1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1 tablespoon ketchup
1 teaspoon garlic, minced
pepper and salt to taste
  3 flour tortillas (the larger ones)
  1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
sliced tomatoes
Pickles, sandwich sliced
Optional toppings:
mustard, lettuce, onion

1. In a skillet, brown the ground beef/turkey. Half way through add the minced garlic. Once that is fully cooked, add the Worcestershire sauce, ketchup, salt, and pepper. Mix thoroughly and let simmer for about 5 minutes.

2. Lay out each tortilla shell. Sprinkle cheese down the center of each tortilla. Add 1/3 of the meat mixture to each tortilla (on top of cheese). Add the rest of the toppings.

3. Roll the tortillas up like a burrito. Place in pre-heated George Foreman grill. Cook for about 5 minutes until cheese is melted.

4. Cut in half and enjoy!

What are your favorite George Foreman grill recipes?


  1. These look great! It's been forever since I used our George Foreman grill! (To be honest, I had completely forgotten we even had one lol) I'll have to get it out to give these a try!

  2. Looks really yummy and healthy! Glad you've finally found time to try it! :)

  3. These cheese part isn't the healthiest, but I love me some cheese! It is a better on the carb side though. Having that George Foreman is awesome! I love it!

  4. I used to have one a while ago and used it mostly for making turkey burgers. Then when we moved I sold it. I really don't know why because I actually liked using it. I forgot about having one until I saw this recipe and then I had to have one again! So glad I found one at goodwill because I would have never bought one new. It's so worth it though because you can make tons on it.

  5. Brittnei WashingtonMay 12, 2014 at 5:11 PM

    Wow these look so yummy. I love chicken quesadillas so this is like cheeseburger goodness mixed together with that! Oh yea! Thanks so much for sharing this one with us at Countdown in Style, too!

  6. These look awesome!! Yum! I'll have to try them them out- I think the girls would like them!!

  7. This looks so fun! My kiddos would love it! Pinning to try later!

  8. Thanks! It really was and I've had it two times since I made it the first time as well!

  9. It is really yummy! I hope you get to try it. I think it would be easier for kids to eat than a regular burger too.. a little less messy :)

  10. I'm kind of obsessed! They are so good, fun, and easy to make! I've had 2 more since I made it the first time too! Oops!

  11. Yea it's definitely a different way to eat the typical burger and less carbs than a normal burger too! I actually like it better! You will have to try it!

  12. April @ 100lbcountdownMay 16, 2014 at 10:13 AM

    Looks super simple. Definitely something that I need to do. We get ground meat every time I go to the store, but I'm so tired of spaghetti. We've had meatloaf, stew, and now I can try these wraps! Thanks for sharing with Countdown in Style!

  13. I get so bored with the same meals too. I try to look on Pinterest every week or so to get some new ideas and this is one I found on there. It is really easy if you have a grill and the taste is awesome too!


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