Ostrich pita with beetroot pickle

A meal that is quick to put together, that the whole family will enjoy!
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Recipe from: 14 January 2016
Preparation time: 20 min
Cooking time: 10 min


  • 2
    medium beetroots, peeled
  • 1
    Granny Smith apple, peeled
  • 1
    red onion, finely sliced
  • 30
    apple cider vinegar
  • 5-10
    brown sugar
  • 500
    ostrich mince
  • 150
    fresh white breadcrumbs
  • 45
    finely chopped parsley
  • 4
    pita breads
  • rocket or baby spinach, to serve
Servings: Change Serving



Beetroot pickle:
Grate or use a julienne peeler to shred the beetroot and apple. Toss well with the onion, vinegar and sugar.

Ostrich patties:

Mix the mince, breadcrumbs and parsley together well. Season with salt and pepper. Shape into large flat patties to fit into a pita bread. Grill on an oiled hot griddle pan.

Put some rocket or baby spinach into the pitas along with a patty. Top with beetroot pickle and serve.

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