Gastro pub inspiration for your BBQ: cheese and bacon burger recipe

Published Thursday, Jul 23 2015, 19:40 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
Stuck for BBQ inspiration? Why not try this delish bacon, cheese and beef burger?

Asda Taste of London burger recipe

© Asda Taste of Summer

To celebration Taste of London Asda has created this delicious bacon, cheese and beef burger. Try it for yourself if you can stop salivating at your screen....


  • 800g Extra Special Aberdeen Angus Reduced Fat Mince
  • 10g smoked sea salt
  • 3g black pepper
  • 15g Panko Breadcrumbs
  • 30ml Extra Special Golden Ale Premium
  • 30g French's American Mustard
  • 8 slices Extra Special Pancetta
  • 4 Brioche buns
  • 80g Extra Specal Vintage Gouda, thinly sliced
  • 4 thin slices red onion
  • 2 vine-ripened tomatoes, thinly sliced
  • 8 slices pickled gherkin
  • 1 Little Gem lettuce


1 In a large bowl, mix the mince, smoked sea salt, black pepper, breadcrumbs ale and mustard.

2 Divide the mixture into 4 and shape into burgers. Now put the burgers onto a plate and leave them in the fridge to firm up.

3 Grill the burgers on each side until cooked - 3 mins for rare; 4 mins for medium; 6-7 mins for well done.

4 Grill the pancetta until it's crispy. Cut all the brioche buns in half and lightly grill the insides.

5 Put a burger in each bun with a slice of Gouda, red onion, sliced tomato, pickled gherkin, pancetta and lettuce.

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