Spicy Guacamole Bacon Burger

Spicy Guacamole Bacon Burger is must for your next BBQ, it’s a burger packed with flavor!


For the Burger Patty:

  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 lb. ground chorizo sausageremoved from casings if necessary

For the Spicy Guacamole:

  • 3 large California Avocados
  • 1/3 cup finely diced purple onion
  • 3 tbsp chopped cilantro
  • 2 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • 1 chipotle chili pepper in adobo sauce
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • salt to taste

For the Chipotle Mayo:

  • 1/2 cup mayo
  • 1 chipotle chili pepper in adobo sauce
  • 1 to 2 tsp milk

Other toppings for burgers:

  • Pickled Jalapeños
  • Crispy thick cut bacon
  • Sliced cheddar cheese
  • Tomato
  • Lettuce
  • 8 Hamburger Buns

To make the patties:

  • Combine the ground beef and chorizo in a large bowl and work with your hands until it’s completely mixed together. Use your hands to form the meat into 8 equal size burger patties. Season with salt and pepper and grill over medium heat until cooked to your desired doneness.

To make the Spicy Guacamole:

  • Remove the peel and pit from the avocados and place in a medium-size bowl. Mash the avocado with a fork until you’ve reached your desired consistency. Add the remaining ingredients for the guacamole to the bowl. *Remove the seeds from the chipotle chili pepper to reduce the heat of the guacamole, or add more peppers to increase the heat.
  • Stir the guacamole ingredients together, taste and adjust seasonings if needed.

To make the Chipotle Mayo:

  • Combine the mayo and chipotle chili pepper in a blender or food processor (remove seeds to reduce heat) and add 1 tsp of milk, blend until smooth, adding more milk if needed to make the mayo a little thinner.

To Assemble:

  • Spread the chipotle mayo on both the top and bottom bun, layer on lettuce, tomato slices, guacamole, grilled hamburger, cheddar cheese, and bacon. Enjoy!

Ace Hardware Products to try:

Texas Spicy BBQ Sauce

Rub Some Heat on Your Meat Chipotle Seasoning Rub 5.5 oz.

Boar’s Night Out White Lightning Garlic Butter BBQ Seasoning 12.2 oz.

B&B Charcoal All Natural Oak Hardwood Charcoal Briquettes 17.6 lb.

Nutrition: Calories: 741kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 30.3g | Fat: 52.7g | Cholesterol: 116.9mg | Sodium: 1326.3mg | Sugar: 4.9g | Vitamin A: 9IU | Vitamin C: 20mg