COOKING WITH FRANCO: Portabella Burgers

Check out what the Bridge’s head chef Francesco Turso has cooking in his kitchen. Today’s dish features savory portabella burgers on toasted onion buns. This is a vegetarian dish and is in response to a request by Sarah Carney. Below you will find a list of ingredients as well as a video detailing the steps.

Stay tuned to for more delicious recipes! If you have a request or would like to tell us what you think, scroll down to the comments section below.

Buon Appetito,



  • 4 portabella caps (no stems)
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tomato
  • a few lettuce leaves
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella
  • 1 clove of garlice
  • 4 buns (we used onion buns)
  • parsley and oregano

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4 thoughts on “COOKING WITH FRANCO: Portabella Burgers

  1. I have to admit
    I had my doubts when you first started
    but the finished product looked delicious

    I loved the presentation

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