Mexican Beef Burgers

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


8 servings

Updated: Jan. 13, 2023
"When half the family requested hamburgers and the others wanted tacos, my daughter-in-law and I came up with this compromise," recalls Stanny Barta of Pisek, North Dakota.
Mexican Beef Burgers Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 cans (4 ounces each) chopped green chiles
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1/3 cup salsa
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 pounds ground beef
  • 3/4 cup finely crushed corn chips
  • 8 flour tortillas (10 inches), warmed
  • Chopped tomatoes
  • Chopped ripe olives
  • Shredded cheddar cheese
  • Shredded lettuce
  • Salsa
  • Sour cream


  1. In a large bowl, combine the first 7 ingredients. Crumble beef and chips over mixture; mix lightly but thoroughly. Shape into 8 patties.
  2. Grill, covered, over medium heat or broil 4 in. from the heat for 6-9 minutes on each side or until no longer pink. Wrap burgers and desired toppings in tortillas.

Nutrition Facts

1 burger: 508 calories, 22g fat (7g saturated fat), 128mg cholesterol, 890mg sodium, 37g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 7g fiber), 31g protein.