Pepperoni, from the deli, sliced
Salt and pepper to taste
Mozzarella cheese, shredded
Pre-heat oven to 400° Fahrenheit.
Chop 1/2 of pepperoni into small dices. Save the remaining slices for later use.
In a mixing bowl blend together the salt, pepper, chopped pepperoni and ground beef.
Form the ground beef into patties.
Using a hot skillet or sauté pan, sear the patties on medium-high for 2 minutes per side.
Place the burgers on a cookie sheet and top with cheese and pepperoni slices. Bake in the oven for 8 - 10 minutes.
Remove from oven and add a spoonful of pizza sauce on top. Serve on toasted hamburger buns.