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Chef Fred's Black and Blue sliders With Cherry Tomato Salad
Chef Fred's Black and Blue sliders With Cherry Tomato Salad
Ingredients
Serves: 4

1 pint cherry or grape tomatoes
2 teaspoons olive oil
3/4 cup Gorgonzola cheese crumbled, divided
2 tablespoons cracked black pepper, divided
2Tbl Chef and the Fatman Zesty Love Rub
3/4 pound extra-lean ground beef
8 dinner rolls or small hamburger buns

Instructions
Preheat Big Green Egg or grill to medium-high.

put griddle or flat cast iron pan on grill and let it get hot, like 550ยบ

Cut tomatoes in half and combine in bowl with the oil, 1/4 cup Gorgonzola cheese crumbles and 1/2 tablespoon cracked pepper.

Combine beef and remaining cheese in another bowl.

Mix well with your hands and shape into eight small patties. Sprinkle both sides with remaining Pepper & Chef and the Fatman Zesty Love Rub.

Grill to desired doneness, about 2- 3 minutes per side for medium, less for medium rare

Place in buns. Serve with the tomatoes.


Notes
- Recipes cooked and developed by the team of Kevin Jenkins, Fred Genovese & Mike Papa of Peppers Stock. These recipes were cooked and performed during our show at The North Georgia Eggfest in Hiawassee, Ga. We had a wonderful time there for their first Eggfest.

Also thanks to the Hiawassee Hardware for their participation and especially John Hall for putting the event together, and Brenda McKinney for handling the Big Green Egg details.

The pork loin made it to the after party and was served and totally consumed.