Wiseguy Burger

Pairs well with:

Cabernet Sauvignon

This rich red easily complements your homemade chicken dishes, red meats, game, and mildly seasoned pastas.


1 cup “fazhool” (cannellini beans), drained (or navy beans or Great Northern beans)
2 cloves garlic, finely minced
1 tablespoon tomato paste
2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1 3/4 pounds ground



Prepare a medium-hot fire in a charcoal grill with a cover, or preheat a gas grill to medium-high.

To make “Fazhool” Spread, in the bowl of a food processor, combine beans, garlic, tomato paste, thyme, and olive oil; mix until well combin