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Course: Mains
Keyword: Beef, Weeknight Dinner

Burger of the Gods

ACTIVE TIME: 10 minutes
TOTAL TIME: 7 minutes
Yield: 5 servings
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  • 8 ounces chuck, trimmed, cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes and chilled
  • 8 ounces sirloin, trimmed, cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes and chilled
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt

Specialized Hardware

  • Cast iron skillet or griddle
ACTIVE TIME: 10 minutes
TOTAL TIME: 7 minutes
Yield: 5 servings

Procedure

  • In separate batches, pulse the chuck and the sirloin in a food processor 10 times. Combine the chuck, sirloin, and kosher salt in a large bowl. Form the meat into 5-ounce patties.
  • Heat a cast iron skillet or griddle over medium-high heat for 2 to 3 minutes. Place the hamburger patties in the pan. For medium-rare burgers, cook the patties for 4 minutes on each side. For medium burgers, cook the patties for 5 minutes on each side. Flip the burgers only once during cooking. Serve.
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