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Zesty Cajun Burgers Recipe

Zesty Cajun Burgers Recipe

Experimentation is what makes cooking fun and exciting. I'm especially proud of the original recipe for these burgers.—Ron Treadaway, Acworth, Georgia
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 large green pepper, chopped
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 6 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 6 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon dry bread crumbs
  • 1 tablespoon reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 teaspoon cornstarch
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
  • 2 pounds ground beef
  • 8 hamburger buns, split

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the first 16 ingredients. Crumble beef over mixture and mix well. Shape into eight patties.
  • 2. Grill over medium heat or broil 4 in. from the heat for 5-7 minutes on each side or until a thermometer reads 160° and juices run clear. Serve on buns. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 389 calories, 18 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 104 mg cholesterol, 597 mg sodium, 28 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 28 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Full-Bodied Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied red wine such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot or Syrah.