Hearty Hoedown Grilled Burgers

Hearty Hoedown Grilled Burgers

Beef up everyone's summer grilling favorite with Worcestershire sauce, bell pepper, and other simple seasonings you probably have on hand, then top with a slice of good ole American cheese.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

25

Minutes

Makes

6

sandwiches

1 1/2
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1/3
cup finely chopped onion (1 small)
1/3
cup finely chopped green bell pepper
2
tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
1/2
teaspoon seasoned salt
1/2
teaspoon garlic powder
1/4
teaspoon pepper
6
slices (1 oz) American cheese
6
burger buns, split
1/4
cup sandwich spread (from 16-oz jar)
Red onion slices, if desired
  1. Heat gas or charcoal grill. In medium bowl, mix ground beef, onion, bell pepper, Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt, garlic powder and pepper until well blended. Shape mixture into 6 patties, 1/2 inch thick.
  2. Place patties on grill. Cover grill; cook over medium heat 13 to 15 minutes, turning once, until meat thermometer inserted in center of patties reads 160°F. To toast buns, place cut sides down on grill during last 1 to 2 minutes of cooking time. Top each patty with cheese slice; cook just until cheese is melted.
  3. Spread cut sides of toasted buns with sandwich spread; top with onion slices. Place cheese-topped patties in buns.
Makes 6 sandwiches
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Tip
Sandwich spread is a mayonnaise-based product with pickle relish and special seasonings added for a tangy and slightly sweet flavor. Look for it in the mayonnaise section of the supermarket.
Tip
This recipe is easy to double if you are entertaining a crowd. Just be sure you have space on your grill for 12 patties or cook them in batches.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Sandwich)
  • Calories 460
    • (Calories from Fat 230),
  • Total Fat 26g
    • (Saturated Fat 11g,
    • Trans Fat 1 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 100mg;
  • Sodium 940mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 25g
    • (Dietary Fiber 3g,
    • Sugars 8g),
  • Protein 30g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.