Latino-style Beef Burger - Canadian Beef | Canada Beef

Latino-style Beef Burger

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Latino-style Beef Burger

  • Prep Time: 20
  • Cook Time: 15
  • Total Time: 35
  • Serving: 6


1 ⅓ lb (0.6 kg) extra-lean Canadian ground beef or ground sirloin

2 tbsp (30 mL) taco spices

1 egg

1 cup (250 mL) Canadian Cheddar, grated

¼ cup (50 mL) breadcrumbs

Freshly ground pepper, to taste

4 to 6 medium tortillas

Toppings: ½ cup (125 mL) salsa

4 to 6 lettuce leaves


Mix all the ingredients together in bowl, except the tortillas and toppings. Season to taste.

Divide mixture and shape into 6 patties.

Cook on lightly oiled grill over medium heat (425°F/220°C) for 10 to 14 minutes, turning twice, until digital instant read thermometer reads 160°F (71°C) when inserted sideways into each patty.

Heat the tortillas and tuck patties inside each along with some salsa and lettuce.