4th of July BBQ budget bbq

Grilled Hamburgers

Simple and delicious. The perfect BBQ burger. 
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword grilled hamburgers
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 6 minutes
Total Time 16 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 450kcal


  • 3 pounds ground beef, 80/20 blend
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 12 slices Cheddar cheese
  • 12 hamburger buns
  • desired burger toppings such as lettuce, tomato, ketchup, mustard, etc.


  • Mix together all ingredients in a large bowl. Divide into 12 equal parts and roll into a ball. Flatten to form a patty. Refrigerate until ready to grill. 
  • Preheat grill to medium/high heat. Grill each patty for about 3 minutes per side, or until desired doneness.  Add cheese during last 30 seconds of grilling to melt. Let meat rest 2 minutes off heat before serving. 


Make-ahead the patties and refrigerate until ready to grill. *Calories are calculated per burger with cheese slice and bun, toppings not included.