Best-Ever Cheeseburgers

Prep Time: 10 min. | Total Time: 18 min. | Makes: 4 servings.

What You Need

  • 1 lb. extra-lean ground beef
  • 1/3 cup KRAFT Original Barbecue Sauce, divided
  • 4 large onion slices (1/4 inch thick)
  • 4 KRAFT 2% Milk Singles
  • 4 whole wheat hamburger buns
  • 1 tomato, cut into 4 slices

Make It

HEAT grill to medium-high heat.

MIX meat and 2 Tbsp. barbecue sauce; shape into 4 (1/2-inch-thick) patties. Brush onions with 1 Tbsp. of the remaining barbecue sauce.

GRILL patties and onions 4 min. on each side or until burgers are done (160ºF) and onions are crisp-tender, brushing burgers with remaining barbecue sauce and topping with the 2% Milk Singles for the last minute. Meanwhile, grill buns, cut-sides down, 1 min. or until lightly toasted.

buns with burgers, onions and tomatoes.

Substitute: Prepare using red onion slices. Special Extra: For spicier burgers, add 1-1/2 tsp. chili powder to the meat mixture before shaping into patties.

Serving Suggestion: Serve with a mixed green salad.

Nutrition Bonus: Feel good serving your family this summertime favorite that can fit into a healthful eating plan. And since these burgers are so flavorful, no one will ever know they’re made with better-for-you ingredients! And as a bonus, they’re a good source of calcium from the 2% Milk Singles.

Nutrition Information Per Serving: 340 calories, 11g total fat, 4.5g saturated fat, 70mg cholesterol, 840mg sodium, 31g carbohydrate, 2g dietary fiber, 10g sugars, 30g protein, 10%DV vitamin A, 8%DV vitamin C, 30%DV calcium, 25%DV iron.

2 Starch, 3 Meat (L), 1 Fat.


  1. Vittoria says:

    this seems pretty simple! a must-try.

  2. Rebecca Shockley says:

    I love anything with BBQ sauce, so when i saw that it had this as a condiment, I looked no further for yummy recipes. Great time for grilling and so I will treat my family to this wonderful looking burger!

  3. Donna B. says:

    yummm… just add pickles and bacon, and it would be perfect!

  4. Rosey says:

    Today is the perfect day to try this because hubby’s off, second oldest is graduating high scool tonight, and we need a quick, spectacular lunch. Grazie!

  5. jirsay says:

    Sounds delicious. Thank you.

  6. Elizabeth K says:

    I love whole wheat buns

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