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spicy southwest burgers

(4 ratings)
Recipe by
Daily Inspiration S
Somewhere, TX

A great summer burger when you're wanting something spicy. Serve with your favorite beverage and add some spicy sweet potato fries alongside.

(4 ratings)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Grill

Ingredients For spicy southwest burgers

  • 1 lb
    lean ground beef (could sub turkey)
  • 6 Tbsp
    favorite salsa
  • 2 Tbsp
    taco seasoning mix
  • 4
    hamburger buns
  • 4 slice
    1-oz. ea. monterrrey jack cheese

How To Make spicy southwest burgers

  • 1
    Combine meat, 2 tbsp. salsa and taco seasoning and mix well. Shape into 4 patties.
  • 2
    Heat grill and cook patties for 11-13 minutes total on medium heat or until meat is cooked through. Place one slice cheese on each patty and cook until cheese melts.
  • 3
    Grill buns, cut side down, on grill for 1-2 minutes or until lightly toasted. Place meat on buns and top with 1 tbsp. salsa and any other condiments you choose, onion, lettuce tomato.