Carls Jr Western Bacon Cheeseburger (Copycat)

Total Time
10 mins
20 mins

I got this recipe off another site and want to post it here for easy access. We love these burgers!

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  1. Bake Onion Rings, according to your recipe or package directions.
  2. Cook Bacon according to your recipe or package directions.
  3. Grill Hamburger until done.
  4. Grill Bun faces (both bottom and top) on clean grill, enough to warm up and give grill lines.
  5. To assemble, put 1 Tablespoon of BBQ sauce on the bottom bun.
  6. Place 2 Onion Rings on Bun Bottom.
  7. Place Burger on top of Bun.
  8. Place Cheese on top of Burger.
  9. Place 2 slices Bacon on top of Cheese.
  10. Spread 1 Tablespoon of BBQ Sauce on Top of Bun.
  11. Place on Top Bun and Enjoy.
  12. The recipe called for a Bold and Spicy BBQ sauce. I used what I had on hand and it was still very good.
  13. Adapted from Todd Wilbur's book More Top Secret Recipes.