- 500g lean beef or pork mince
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- 1 onion, coarsely grated
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- 1 egg, beaten
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- 25g dried breadcrumbs
- grated nutmeg
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- ¼ tsp garlic powder
- burger buns, sliced cheese, lettuce, sliced tomato and lingonberry sauce (optional), to serve
Tip the mince, onion, egg, breadcrumbs, nutmeg and garlic powder into a large bowl and generously season with black pepper. Mix everything together using your hands, then shape the mixture into six patties. Transfer to a plate, cover and chill for 1 hr or up to a day.
Heat a barbecue to medium or until a thin layer of coals has turned grey. Cook the burgers for 10 mins, turning occasionally, until lightly charred and cooked through. Top with sliced cheese during the final 2 mins of cooking time, if you like.
Serve the burgers in the buns topped with the lettuce, tomato and lingonberry sauce, if you like.
Rain or shineThe burgers can also be grilled or pan-fried for 10 mins, turning halfway through.