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5 from 2 votes

Breakfast Burger

Servings: 6 Burgers
Prep Time: 20 mins
Cook Time: 35 mins
Total Time: 55 mins
Breakfast Burger: Juicy burgers topped with sweet and smoky bacon jam, and a fried egg. You'll never want another burger again!


For the Bacon Jam

  • 1 Pound Bacon, Roughly Chopped
  • 1 Onion, Minced
  • 4 Cloves Garlic, Minced
  • ½ Cup Brown Sugar
  • ¼ Cup Maple Syrup
  • ½ Cup Strong Brewed Coffee
  • 1 Tablespoon Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1 Tablespoon Stone Ground Mustard

For the Breakfast Burgers

  • 2 Pounds Ground Beef
  • 2 Tablespoons Worcestershire Sauce
  • Salt & Pepper to Taste
  • 6 Toasted Buns
  • 6 Slices Cheddar Cheese
  • Thinly Sliced Red Onion
  • Leaf Lettuce
  • Ketchup
  • 6 Fried Eggs


For The Bacon Jam

  • In a large dutch oven cook bacon until crisp. Remove with a slotted spoon, drain on paper towels.
  • Reserve one tablespoon of bacon grease. Heat to medium low. Cook onion in bacon grease for 5-7 minutes or until softened. Add garlic and cook for 1 more minute.
  • Stir in bacon.
  • Add in brown sugar, maple syrup, coffee, balsamic vinegar, and mustard. Cook for 25-30 minutes or until thickened.

For the Breakfast Burgers

  • In a large bowl combine ground beef, salt, pepper, and Worcestershire sauce.Form into 6 even patties.
  • Heat grill pan  or skillet over medium high heat. Cook burgers for 3-5 minutes per side, or until you reach your desired level of doneness. Top with cheese, Cover with foil and cook for an additional 1-2 minutes.
  • While cheese is melting fry eggs.
  • Spread bottom buns with ketchup. Top with burger,lettuce and ,red onion. Top that with fried egg.
  • Spread bacon jam over the top bun halves. Squish and enjoy!


Calories: 1119kcal, Carbohydrates: 54g, Protein: 52g, Fat: 75g, Saturated Fat: 29g, Cholesterol: 350mg, Sodium: 1145mg, Potassium: 845mg, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 30g, Vitamin A: 10.9%, Vitamin C: 4%, Calcium: 37.6%, Iron: 34.6%
Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: brunch, fathers day
Author: Krystle
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