Jalapeño Popper Cheeseburgers

Recipe by Food.com
READY IN: 30mins
YIELD: 4 Burgers




  • Equipment:
  • Skillet, Stove top grill pan.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Heat a small grill pan over medium high heat. Grill jalapeno peppers until charred, about 3-4 minutes per side. Let cool slightly, then remove stems and seeds and chop.
  • In a medium bowl, combine ground beef, salt, granulated garlic, granulated onion and black pepper. Divide into 8 equal balls.
  • On a clean work surface, flatten the balls into thin patties. Place about 2 tablespoons grated cheddar cheese into the center of 4 patties patty, then top with 1-2 teaspoons chopped jalapenos. Top with remaining 4 patties and close the beef around the cheese and seal to make smooth, completely enclosing the cheese and jalapenos into the center. Flatten burgers into uniform patties.
  • Heat olive oil in a large oven safe skillet over medium heat. Fry burgers on one side until lightly charred, about 4 minutes. Flip burgers and transfer skillet to oven. Cook for another 4-5 minutes until burgers are cooked through and cheese is melted.
  • Serve burgers on potato buns with lettuce, tomato, onion and pickles.