juicy bacon burgers

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a recipe by
Lorna Dietz
Newfield, NY

We love hamburgers and bacon so I'm always trying new ways to make burgers.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Who doesn't love a good grilled burger in the summer? Stuff it with chopped bacon and you have an amazing burger. Chopped onions are sauteed in bacon grease and added to the ground sirloin and ground chuck. The mixture of meats, bacon, and onions gives the burgers a depth of flavor and moisture. This one is one deliciously juicy burger.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
★★★★★ 1
serves 4
prep time 1 Hr
cook time 30 Min
method Grill

Ingredients For juicy bacon burgers

  • 1/2 lb
    ground sirloin
  • 1/2 lb
    ground chuck
  • 4 slice
    bacon
  • 1 md
    sweet onion

How To Make juicy bacon burgers

Test Kitchen Tips
If a whole onion is too much for your taste buds, use half of one for less onion flavor.
  • Ground chuck and ground sirloin in a bowl.
    1
    Mix the ground chuck and ground sirloin. Set aside.
  • Diced onion on a cutting board.
    2
    Dice the onion.
  • Frying the bacon until crispy.
    3
    Cook the bacon until crispy.
  • Cooked bacon on paper towels.
    4
    Take out of pan set aside to cool.
  • Cooking the diced onion in bacon fat.
    5
    Cook the diced onion in the bacon fat on low heat until translucent.
  • Chopped bacon on a cutting board.
    6
    Chop the cooled bacon into bite-size pieces.
  • Adding the bacon and onions to the ground beef.
    7
    Add the bacon and onion to the ground beef.
  • Seasoning the beef.
    8
    Season with salt, pepper, garlic, and onion powder.
  • Beef formed into patties.
    9
    Mix all the ingredients until all is well combined. Form the burgers (you decide the thickness).
  • Grilling the burgers.
    10
    Put them on a really hot grill. How long they cook depends on how you like your burger cooked. Me, well done.
  • Adding A-1 sauce and mayo to the burger.
    11
    To top we use A1 and mayo.
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