Borden Bold Honey Barbecue Burger

This bold and flavorful burger with Borden® Cheese American Singles is sure to be the hit of any summer party or dinner!


  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • ½ cup chopped green onions
  • ½ tsp. garlic powder
  • ½ tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 3-4 Tbsp. Grill Mates® Montreal Steak Seasoning
  • 4 hamburger buns
  • ½ stick melted butter
  • ¾ cup barbecue sauce
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • 8 slices thick bacon, cooked until crispy
  • 8 frozen onion rings
  • 4 slices Borden® Melts American Cheese Singles
  • 4 slices tomato
  • 4 leaves fresh lettuce


  1. COMBINE ground beef, green onions, garlic powder and cayenne pepper; form into 4 patties. Sprinkle both sides with steak seasoning. Cover and chill. (These can be made several hours ahead.)
  2. BRUSH buns with melted butter; set aside. Mix barbecue sauce with honey in a small bowl and set aside.
  3. PREHEAT grill to medium-high heat. Grill burgers to an internal temperature of 160°F, about 4 to 6 minutes per side. Two minutes before burgers are finished, grill buns, butter side down, until golden brown. Place Borden® Melts American Cheese Singles on burgers to melt.
  4. SERVE each burger on a buttered bun topped with 2 slices bacon, 2 onion rings, honey barbecue sauce, lettuce, and tomato.