Scandinavian Hamburgers (Biff a la Lindstrom)
1 pound ground beef
1/2 cup cold mashed potatoes
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 cup minced pickled beets
2 tablespoons minced onion
2 tablespoons capers
Mix beef, egg, potatoes, salt and pepper.
Stir in remaining ingredients.
Shape mixture into 4 patties, each about 1 inch thick.
Set oven to broil or 550 degrees F.
Broil patties with tops about 4 inches from heat until desired doneness, 6 to 8 minutes on each side for medium.
Top each patty with fried egg if desired.
Yields 4 servings