Mom's Cheeseburger Surprise

4
Aurora McBee

By
@aurora

My mom made these fairly often when I was growing up. They are easy, cheap, and customizable. Recipe is easily doubled and leftovers freeze well.

Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 1/2 lb
    ground beef
  • 1/2 medium
    onion, diced
  • 1 pinch
    garlic salt or seasoning salt
  • 1 pinch
    ground pepper
  • 1 pinch
    savory
  • 2 Tbsp
    chives
  • 1
    pillsbury crescent sheet or roll of crescents
  • 1 c
    shredded cheese
  • 4 slice
    bacon, cooked and chopped (optional)

How to Make Mom's Cheeseburger Surprise

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375*. Line baking sheet with parchment.
  2. Brown ground beef and onion in a skillet. Drain.
  3. If using a seamless Crescent sheet, cut dough into quarters. If using Crescent rolls, put two rolls together to form a rectangle.
  4. Lightly press dough to flatten and widen. Spoon 1/4 of the beef mixture onto dough, top with 1/4 of the cheese. Fold corners and sides up to form a packet. Place folded side down on parchment covered baking sheet. Repeat with remaining ingredients.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes, or until golden brown.
  6. I have substituted pie crust and raw bread dough (like Rhodes rolls) will equal success.

    OPTIONAL: The meat filling may be changed with taco seasoning, cream of mushroom soup, or any ingredients of your choice.

Printable Recipe Card

About Mom's Cheeseburger Surprise

Course/Dish: Beef, Burgers, Savory Pies
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




Show 46 Comments & Reviews

17 Meatball Recipes That Are Amazeballs

17 Meatball Recipes that are Amazeballs

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

From appetizer to dinner, these are the BEST meatball recipes you need to add to your cookbook. Seriously, these are amazeballs!

24 Perfect Grilling Out Recipes

24 Perfect Grilling Out Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Grilling season is here! This is your one-stop shop for all the grilling recipes you need to make your Spring and Summer cookouts absolutely awesome!