Chipotle Southwest Sliders
Prep Time: 20 min
Cook Time: 10 min
Ease of Preparation: Easy
Ingredients (use organic ingredients where available):
- 1 tablespoon Frontier Salt-Free Southwest Chipotle Seasoning, divided
- 1/3 cup mayonnaise
- 1 teaspoon lime juice
- 1 pound ground beef, 10% fat
- 4 large pepper-jack cheese slices
- 1 medium red onion, cut into 8 slices
- 8 whole wheat slider buns
- 1 medium avocado, sliced
- 1 medium tomato, sliced
To make the chipotle mayonnaise, stir together 1 teaspoon Southwest Chipotle Seasoning, mayonnaise and lime juice.
In a medium bowl, gently mix together ground beef and 2 teaspoons Chipotle Seasoning with a fork, without compressing the meat. Form beef mixture into eight 2-ounce rounded patties.
Heat a non-stick skillet to medium-high heat. Place patties in pan, top with red onion and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Flip patties onion side down, and top with cheese. Cover skillet and cook for 3 to 5 more minutes.
Place patties onion-side down on bottom bun. Top cheese side of patty with avocado and tomato. Spread chipotle mayo on the underside of the top bun and place on top of the burger. Hold sliders together with a toothpick and serve.
Serve with sweet potato fries.
As prepared, each serving contains 310 calories, 18g total fat, 50mg cholesterol, 300mg sodium, 22g total carbohydrate and 17g protein.