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Beef and Bacon Burger

Making burgers is so much fun, and you can invite all your friends to have a mini burger factory! It is not difficult to make burgers, and the great thing is that you can add whatever you want! We added onion, bacon, salad, tomato and cheese – delicious for today’s beef and bacon burger!

Of course, you can go to the butcher and buy pre-made burger meat so that the shape and consistency are ready to be cooked, but there is no better burger than a homemade burger!

Also, a great kitchen utensil is a burger-press, which I bought for one Euro in Germany. You press your meat inside and then squish it, and it becomes a nice patty. If you don’t have a BBQ, no worries, it works just as well in a pan.

Just serve the beef and bacon burger with chips or put some frozen oven fries in the oven – they taste just fine with burgers! I mean, after all, burgers are not considered a low-fat meal – you might as well go all out! Comfort food all the way!

Beef and Bacon Burger

Old-School Beef and Bacon Burger

Jennifer McDonaldJennifer McDonald
There's something about adding bacon into burger that makes the whole thing even more enjoyable. Check out this tasty beef and bacon burger recipe you can do anytime.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine British
Servings 2 people
Calories 634 kcal

Ingredients
 
 

  • ½ pound minced beef
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 tablespoon tomato purée
  • ½ tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 4 medium onions
  • 1 small bunch salad leaves
  • 4 slices bacon slices chorizo, if desired
  • 2 slices cheddar cheese
  • 2 medium burger buns
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 pinch pepper

Instructions
 

  • Place the beef mince, garlic (chopped), tomato puree, Worcestershire sauce, egg and a pinch each of salt and pepper in a bowl and mix combined – best done with your hands!
  • Slice the onions very thin and add everything to a non-stick frying pan on medium heat. Let the onions cook. It will take approximately 10 to 15 minutes until the onions are nice and soft (and they get super sweet!)
  • Shape the meat mixture into 2 large flat patties or use a burger press.
  • Heat a non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat or turn on the BBQ. Cook the patties for 4 minutes on each side or until cooked to your liking.
  • In the meantime, fry the bacon in a pan (or the same pan as burgers) until nice and crisp.
  • Place the patties on the base of the buns and top with cheese, salad leaves, onions, etc. Top with remaining bun halves and put into the oven for 5 minutes or until the cheese has melted – then serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 634kcalCarbohydrates: 47gProtein: 41gFat: 31gSaturated Fat: 12gPolyunsaturated Fat: 4gMonounsaturated Fat: 12gTrans Fat: 0.4gCholesterol: 116mgSodium: 791mgPotassium: 1041mgFiber: 5gSugar: 13gVitamin A: 889IUVitamin C: 32mgCalcium: 262mgIron: 6mg
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