Mexican Burgers with Avocado Spread

1
Francine Lizotte

By
@ClubFoody

The unique ingredients set these delicious burgers apart from the everyday ones. With a lovely avocado spread, these tasty burgers will make sensation at your next BBQ party!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 burgers
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Barbecue

Ingredients

  • BURGER

  • 1 1/2 lb
    lean ground beef
  • 6 Tbsp
    panko bread crumbs
  • 1/4 c
    red onions, finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    pickled jalapeño peppers, finely chopped
  • 1 Tbsp
    chipotle puree
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground cumin
  • ·
    freshly ground black pepper, to taste (i always use mixed peppercorns)
  • 1/2 c
    sharp cheddar cheese or pepper jack, grated
  • AVOCADO SPREAD

  • 1 large
    ripe avocado, seeded
  • 1/4 large
    lime, juiced
  • 2 Tbsp
    light sour cream or crema
  • 1 small
    clove garlic, pressed
  • 2-3 dash(es)
    hot sauce, such as cholula®
  • ·
    freshly ground black pepper, to taste (i always use mixed peppercorns)

How to Make Mexican Burgers with Avocado Spread

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl, combine ground beef, panko, onion, jalapeño peppers, chipotle pepper, cilantro, cumin, freshly black pepper and cheese. Divide mixture into 4 equal portions and form 4 patties. Place them in a plate, cover with plastic wrap and transfer to the refrigerator for 1 hour.
  2. The stuffed version: mix all the ingredients except cheese and form 6 balls but 3 bigger than the others. Create a well in the center of the biggest ones and add 2 tbsp. cheese per. Place the smaller patties on top and seal. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  3. In a small bowl, scoop avocado and add lime juice; mashed with a fork until smooth. Add sour cream, garlic, hot sauce and freshly ground black pepper; stir until well blended. Transfer spread to the refrigerator until ready to serve.
  4. Preheated BBQ. Grill burger at 500ºF for 7 minutes per side. If desired, about 3 minutes before the end of cooking, place 3 thin slices of cheese per burger. Spread avocado mixture to top buns and garnish to liking.
  5. To view this recipe on YouTube, click on this link >>>> youtube.com/watch?v=RhawlAYdpBc

Printable Recipe Card

About Mexican Burgers with Avocado Spread

Course/Dish: Burgers
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican



Show 2 Comments & Reviews

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor


Buffalo wings are a necessity on game day. But this spicy, tangy, and buttery sauce can be used on more than just wings. It can transform bland chicken into something very flavorful. And how to use that Buffalo chicken? From pasta to soup and egg rolls to chicken rolls, you can use it in many […]

Quinoa Recipes You Need to Make ASAP

Quinoa Recipes You Need to Make ASAP


Not only is quinoa healthy, gluten-free, and high in protein, but it’s a plant food that is actually delicious! A perfect substitute for pasta or rice, quinoa should be a welcome addition to your diet. Don’t believe us? Check out these 21 delicious quinoa recipes that will have you running to the nearest grocery store […]

Versatile Chicken Dinner Ideas

Versatile Chicken Dinner Ideas


Many times I’ll get asked what’s for dinner and when I answer chicken I get an eye roll in response. Chicken for dinner gets a bad rap. To me, chicken never gets old. I think it’s quite adaptable. It can be flavorful and anything but boring. Dee Robinson’s (Quitman, GA) Chicken Bites With Honey Mustard […]