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Cheese Stuffed Burger with Bacon Thousand Island Chopped Salad

This cheese stuffed hamburger patty topped with the Fresh Express® Bacon Thousand Island Chopped Kit® turns a hamburger into a Wow Burger!
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 12 mins
Total Time 42 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American, Burgers / Brats
Servings 4


  • 2 package Fresh Express® Bacon Thousand Island Chopped Kits® (9.4-ounce)
  • 1-1/2 pounds ground beef (80% lean)
  • 1/3 cup onion finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons ketchup
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese (4 ounces)
  • 4 hamburger buns


  • Mix beef, onion, ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, salt, and pepper in a bowl. Shape into eight 3-inch diameter 1/4-inch-thick patties. Place 1/4 cup cheese in the center of four patties; top with remaining patties. Press edges firmly to seal; refrigerate for at least 15 minutes.
  • Heat an outdoor or indoor grill to medium; oil the grill grate. Grill burgers, covered, over medium heat for 5 to 6 minutes on each side or until meat reaches desired doneness.
  • Place the Fresh Express® Bacon Thousand Island Chopped Kits® into a large bowl; toss with the salad dressing. Add the toppings; toss to combine.
  • Serve hamburgers on buns topped with the Bacon Thousand Island Chopped Kit® and other traditional toppings as desired.
Keywords 4th of July, American, Beef, Birthday, Burgers/Brats, Chopped, Entertaining, Fall, Father’s Day, Graduation, Grilling, Labor Day, Memorial Day, Picnic & Patio, Spring, Summer, Super Bowl, Winter