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Spicy Hot Cheeseburger Sliders with Chipotle Ketchup

Spice up the American classic burger with the bold flavor of chopped scallions and Colby Jack cheese. These sliders with smoky chipotle ketchup sauce take it to the next level.


A chipotle is a fully-ripened red jalapeño chile pepper, smoke-dried for a totally different taste.

The Tabasco® Chipotle Pepper Sauce has a Scoville Heat Range at 1,500 to 2,500 units. (It is a measure of capsaicin – the chemical in peppers responsible for their heat.)

Chipotle has a smoky, earthy flavor that is perfect for the BBQ. Try these sliders with homemade Chipotle Ketchup.

This makes these a spicy hot cheeseburger slider indeed!

chipotle jalapeno peppers and chili powder

Spicy Hot Cheeseburger Sliders with Chipotle Ketchup

Chipotle Ketchup

  • ½ c ketchup
  • 1 tbsp Tabasco Chipotle Pepper Sauce
  • ¼ tsp chipotle chili powder
  • salt u0026 pepper to taste

Sliders

  • 1 lb ground chuck
  • ¼ d chopped scallions
  • salt u0026 pepper to taste
  • 8 slider rolls (2″ in diameter)
  • 2 slices Colby Jack Cheese
  • green leaf lettuce, arugula or cilantro
  1. In small bowl combine ketchup ingredients; set aside.
  2. Preheat grill to 500 °F, about 15 minutes.
  3. Combine ground chuck and scallions in a bowl. Gently shape mixture into eight 2-inch round burgers with a small indentation in the center. (The indent helps the patty expand lengthwise as the meat tightens during cooking, rather than width-wise. Now you’ll end up with a nice patty shape instead of a bulging burger.)
  4. Season burgers with salt u0026 pepper. Grill burgers about 5 minutes, or to desired doneness, turning once.
  5. Cut each cheese slice into 4 pieces. Top burgers with cheese; cook 1 minute longer or until cheese is melted.
  6. To serve, layer your choice of greens, burger and ketchup on bun.
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Recipe and photos courtesy of Tabasco

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