Empire Burger


  • 6 bialys
  • 1 Cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons coarse granted mustard
  • 1 medium cucumber
  • 1 Cup apple cider vinegar
  • 3 Pounds ground beef 80% lean
  • 8 ounces grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 teaspoon each salt freshly ground black pepper
  • 6 whole roasted red peppers
  • 6 slices black forest ham


  • preheat grill to medium-high. peel and slice cucumbers and place in a bowl with the vinegar split bialys and toast lightly combine mayonnaise and mustard and spread on cur sides of bialys. combine beef and cheese and form into 6 patties. season lightly with salt and pepper.cook patties 4 minutes per side. place cucumber slices on bialy bottom top with a patty
  • lightly grill the ham slices place on top of the patty. slice red peppers an place on top of the patty followed by the bialy top.