Beef Burgers

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by The Flying Chef

I know it is not the time of year for BBQing but I had my niece over last night and she loves her hamburgers, so I made beef and chicken burgers.

Top Review by Chef Buggsy Mate

TFC, with the cost of beef going through the roof and 6 mouths to feed (5 tonight) I needed to find a way to stretch things a bit. I must admit I was a wee bit hesitant as to how these burgers were going to come out as I feared they might taste too much like meatloaf- something I have never acquired a taste for and thus deprive my family of. I normally buy extra lean ground beef which tends to shrink less when frying or grilling however it is no longer in the budget...so I bought ground chuck on sale and expected to have tiny burgers. You can imagine my surprise when I ended up with nice thick burgers that hardly changed in size! They were so tender and juicy, and the flavor was outstanding...no meatloaf at all! The only change I made to the recipe was to add a third small egg to the mix because my daughter brought three fresh eggs in from the coop. Best of all, I was able to get twice the amount of burgers from my normal amount of beef. With prices continuing to climb, that is a real plus. I will definitely be making this recipe again. Thanks for sharing! Made and reviewed for the 60th AUS/NZ Recipe Swap.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a large bowl until thoroughly combined.
  2. Shape into patties, it will make 6 large burgers and about 8 smaller ones.
  3. Heat a small amount of oil in a pan and cook until well browned on each side and meat is cooked through.
  4. Serve on buns with your favourite condiments.

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