Andouille & Beef Burgers With Blue Cheese

READY IN: 35mins
Bergy
Recipe by Bergy

This recipe is adapted from the July 06 Bon Appetit magazine - The recipe called for pickled Okra & watercress as garnishes - neither were available at this time so I left them out of the ingredient list. The burgers may be BBQ'd or pan fried - I give the instructions for pan frying. This is a delicious burger where each ingredient distinctively adds to the over all flavor - The pecans are a must. It goes into my favorite burger book

Top Review by iris5555

I made this burger awhile ago after seeing the recipe in Bon Appetit. Like others, I didn't use okra or watercress, but who needed them? The caramelized onions provided more than enough flavor. Loved the texture and taste of the pecans and the smokiness added by the andouille. Thanks for posting the recipe here, Bergy.

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Directions

  1. Mix all the mayo ingredients together and refrigerate (you may do this the day before).
  2. Mix all the burger ingredients together and form into 6 half inch patties (This may be made in advance and refrigerated).
  3. Over medium heat sauté the onions in the oil with the garlic & brown sugar.
  4. Stir and continue cooking until golden Remove onions to a bowl.
  5. Heat skillet over hi heat add burgers and fry for 4 minutes or until browned on one side, flip burger, turn heat to medium low, cover with lid and continue cooking for 5 minutes.
  6. Flip and distribute the blue cheese evenly on top of the burgers, cover and continue to cook until cheese is melted.
  7. Place onions on bottom half of the bun, then the burger, if using Okra & watercress put that on next, top with the spicy mayo and bun top.
  8. Serve & enjoy.

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