Coffee Rubbed Blue Cheese Bacon Burgers
Coffee Rubbed Blue Cheese Bacon Burgers
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    Three strong flavors - bacon, coffee, and blue cheese - make this burger recipe a savory tour de force! Grill up this sharp, smoky meal before summer is gone!

    Ingredients

    • 4 hamburger buns (Kaiser rolls, brioche, or other stiffer varieties are a good way to go)
    • 1 lb ground beef (90/10 will work, but blend 80/20 and 93/7 if you can)
    • 8-12 slices thick cut bacon (2-3 slices per burger), fried or baked (see recipe here)
    • 4 slices Castello Burger Blue cheese
    • 4 large pieces green leaf lettuce
    • 1 large hothouse tomato, sliced
    • Mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard, or other condiments, as desired
    • Oil (vegetable, canola, or olive) for brushing
    • 1/4 cup espresso, finely ground
    • 2 tbsp ancho chile powder
    • 2 tbsp brown sugar
    • 2 tbsp smoked paprika
    • 1 tbsp kosher salt
    • 1 tbsp black pepper

    Instructions

    Click Here For Step-By-Step Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 138 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 11 g 16.57%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 24.45%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 29 mg 9.75%
    • Sodium: 1536 mg 63.98%
    • Calcium: 8 mg 0.75%
    • Potassium: 72 mg 2.05%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.43%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 9 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.4%
    • Sugar: 6 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 21.1%
    • Vitamin C 0.03%
    • Vitamin D 0.56%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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