Taste of New Orleans
4 oil packed sundired tomatoes,drained
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1 tbsp whole grain Dijon mustard
8 oz andouille sausage
2 lbs ground chuck
1/2 large red onion minced
2 tsp salt
2 tsp pepper
1 tsp fennel seed, crushed
6 large sesame seed hamburger buns
6 thick slices red onion
1 cup coarsely grated Asiago cheese
17.5 oz jar roasted red peppers drained
Prepare med-high coals in charcoal grill or preheat gas grill to medium heat.
In food processor combine sundired tomatoes, mayonnaise and mustard, blend until mixed well. Transfer to bowl and keep cool until ready to serve.
Place sausage in food processor and chop until fine, transfer to large bowl. Mix ground chuck, minced onions, salt, pepper and fennel. Stir until blended. Form 6 patties.
Brush buns with olive oil and grill until golden, about 2 minutes. Transfer to platter. Brush onion slices with oil. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Grill until golden about 7 minutes per side. Grill burgers until desired doneness. Sprinkle cheese on top of burgers.
Spread inner sides of bun with mayonnaise mixture. Top bottom bun with burger, red pepper, then onion slice, cover with top bun and serve.