Can’t believe I’m sharing this Big Mac recipe

Jun 20, 2022

 by Lateef Johnson

FACT: Sometimes you want to sit down and eat a big meal.

But chances are, you do NOT want that “I can’t believe I ate the whole thing” feeling when you’re done … when all you want to do is curl up and take a nap!

Today, we’ve got a SUPER DELICIOUS lunch or dinner recipe that’ll make a HUGE amount of food that will fill you up without leaving you feeling too full or bloated after.

Welcome to your Big Mac in a Bowl!

It’s a healthier choice because 1) it has a tasty (but lighter) dressing, and 2) it’s bulked up with vegetables (your choice of shredded lettuce, coleslaw, or broccoli slaw).

Big Mac in a Bowl

(1 serving)

  • 4 oz (115 g) lean ground meat (beef, chicken, or turkey)
  • ½ small onion, chopped
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 3 cups (150 g)  shredded lettuce or coleslaw
  • 3 dill pickle chips, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp shredded cheddar cheese (optional)
  • ½ large tomato, chopped

For the special sauce: 

  • 2 tbsp plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 Tbsp mayo
  • ½ tbsp ketchup
  • 1 tsp mustard
  • ½ tbsp relish
  • ½ tsp onion powder
  • Salt & pepper, to taste

Heat the olive oil in a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add the meat, onion, salt, and pepper. Cook for about 5 minutes, frequently stirring, until the meat is crumbled and fully cooked through.

While cooking, mix all of the sauce ingredients in a small bowl. Taste and adjust seasonings. Set aside.

Place the shredded lettuce or coleslaw in a serving bowl. Add the cooked meat mixture and the pickles, cheese, and tomato. Toss together, and add the sauce. Eat and enjoy!

Try this and let me know how you like it!