Coffee Encrusted Bacon Burger with Bleu Cheese

This may seem a tad adventurous, but the mix of bacon, coffee and bleu cheese is incredible.  Get ready to fire up your grill!

Course: Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 people
Ingredients
  • 1 lb Ground sirloin
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup fresh coffee grounds
  • 4 slices cooked bacon
  • 1/4 cup bleu cheese
  • 1 package cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 4 buns
Instructions
  1. Mix the sirloin with the chopped onion and olive oil, seasoning with salt and pepper.  Making four patties, press them into fresh coffee grounds until completely encrusted.  BBQ them on a grill.

  2. For the bleu cheese sauce, mix together the cream cheese, bleu cheese and milk until smooth.

  3. Once the burgers are cooked to your liking, top each on with bacon and bleu cheese sauce.  Serve on a bun or without.