Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Burger Patties

Jalapeño Popper Stuffed Burger Patties

July 31, 2019

If you love burgers, this recipe is for you! You don't have to serve up the same old boring burger patties with options like these Jalapeño Popper Stuffed Burger Patties! If you love the combination of hot peppers and creamy cheese, you need these decadent stuffed burgers in your life!

Jalapeño Popper Stuffed Burger Patties

Recipe by: Lisa Lillien (a.k.a. Hungry Girl)
Makes 4 servings
Prep Time: 15 minutes; Cook Time: 15 minutes; Total Time: 30 minutes


  • 3/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup light/reduced-fat cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup jarred jalapeño peppers, drained and roughly chopped
  • 1/2 tsp. + 1/8 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. + 1/8 tsp. onion powder
  • 1 lb. raw extra-lean ground beef (4% fat or less)
  • 1/3 cup whole-wheat panko breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup (about 2 large) egg whites or fat-free liquid egg substitute
  • 1/4 tsp. each salt and black pepper


  1. Bring a skillet sprayed with nonstick spray to medium-high heat. Cook and stir onion until softened and browned about 5 minutes. Transfer to a medium bowl.
  2. Add cream cheese, chopped jalapeño peppers, 1/8 tsp. garlic powder, and 1/8 tsp. onion powder. Mix until uniform.
  3. In a large bowl, thoroughly mix all remaining ingredients, including remaining 1/2 tsp. garlic powder, and remaining 1/2 tsp. onion powder. Divide into four portions.
  4. Divide one portion in half, and flatten each half into a thin patty. Place 1/4th of cream cheese mixture (about 3 tbsp.) in the center of one patty. Top with the other patty, and squeeze edges to seal, forming one stuffed patty. Repeat to make 3 more stuffed patties.
  5. Bring a grill sprayed with nonstick spray to medium-high heat. Grill patties for 4 minutes with the grill cover down.
  6. Flip patties. With the grill cover down, grill for 4 more minutes, or until cooked to your preference.

Nutritional Info Per Serving

Calories 227; Carbohydrates 9.5 grams; Fat 8 grams; Protein 27.5 grams

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Lisa Lillien (a.k.a. Hungry Girl) is the creator of the Hungry Girl brand. She is the founder of www.Hungry-Girl.com, the free daily email service that entertains and informs hungry people everywhere. More than 1,000,000 fans eagerly wait for Hungry Girl’s recipes, food finds, and tips & tricks each weekday.
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