cheeseburger with spinach and onions with sweet potato fries on the side

Lean Mean Cheeseburger

  • Author: Whitney Carlson
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 4 1x


This is, by far, The Best Cheeseburger Recipe You'll Ever Make. Tons of flavor and an easy preparation have made this cheeseburger recipe a favorite.



Optional Ingredients:

  • 4 sprouted grain hamburger buns, we use Food For Life brand (Ezekiel)
  • 4 slices of cheese
  • lettuce
  • tomato
  • onion


  1. Place oats in a plastic bag & grind to a fine consistency with a rolling pin
  2. Combine beef/bison, oats, & steak seasoning in a large bowl & mix lightly
  3. Form meat into 4 1/2" patties
  4. Place patties on grill & grill for 11 to 13 minutes, turning occasionally until done

  • Category: Main Dish
  • Method: Grilled
  • Cuisine: American