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Steakhouse Cheeseburgers with Caramelized Onions

Tailgater Staff
Courtesy of McCormick,® McCormick.com
"Season onions with Grill Mates® Steakhouse Onion Burger Seasoning before grilling in foil pouches for delicious caramelized onions for topping burgers. These will be your best burgers this grilling season!" - McCormick
Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 25 minutes Serves: 4


1 large sweet onion, such as Vidalia, thinly sliced

1 tablespoon packed brown sugar

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 tablespoon McCormick® Grill Mates® Steakhouse Onion Burger Seasoning

1 pound ground beef

2 tablespoons ketchup

4 slices American or Cheddar cheese

4 hamburger rolls

Toss onion, brown sugar, oil and 1 teaspoon of the seasoning in large bowl until well blended. Spoon onto center of double layer sheet of aluminum foil. Bring up sides of foil; double fold top and ends to tightly seal packet.

Mix ground beef, ketchup and remaining 1 tablespoon seasoning in large bowl until well blended. Shape into 4 patties.

Grill foil packet over medium heat 20 minutes or until onions are tender, turning packet over halfway through cook time. Grill burgers over medium heat 4 to 6 minutes per side or until cooked through (internal temperature of 160°F). Add cheese slices to burgers 1 minute before cooking is completed. Toast rolls on the grill, open-side down, about 30 seconds or until golden.

Serve burgers on toasted rolls with caramelized onions. Garnish with desired toppings and condiments.