Grilled Taco Burger and Potato Packets

Bake these cheesy burgers and frozen hash browns in foil packets on the grill for easy cleanup.

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  • prep time 40 min
  • total time 40 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 4
 

Ingredients

1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1/2
cup Progresso® plain bread crumbs
2
tablespoons Old El Paso® taco seasoning mix (from 1 oz package)
1/4
cup milk
3
cups frozen southern-style diced hash-brown potatoes (from 32-oz bag)
1
cup Old El Paso® Cheese 'n Salsa dip

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  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In medium bowl, mix ground beef, bread crumbs, taco seasoning mix and milk until well blended. Shape mixture into 4 (4-inch) patties. In another medium bowl, mix frozen potatoes and dip.
  • 2 Cut 4 (18x12-inch) sheets of heavy-duty foil. Place 1 patty on each; top with 1/4 of potato mixture. Wrap each packet securely using double-fold seals, allowing room for heat expansion.
  • 3 When grill is heated, place packets, seam side up, on grill over medium heat; cover grill. Cook 15 to 25 minutes, rearranging packets several times, until patties are thoroughly cooked.
  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In medium bowl, mix ground beef, bread crumbs, taco seasoning mix and milk until well blended. Shape mixture into 4 (4-inch) patties. In another medium bowl, mix frozen potatoes and dip.
  • 2 Cut 4 (18x12-inch) sheets of heavy-duty foil. Place 1 patty on each; top with 1/4 of potato mixture. Wrap each packet securely using double-fold seals, allowing room for heat expansion.
  • 3 When grill is heated, place packets, seam side up, on grill over medium heat; cover grill. Cook 15 to 25 minutes, rearranging packets several times, until patties are thoroughly cooked.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

You can also bake these burger packets in a 400°F oven. Prepare packets as directed. Then place packets, seam side up, in a 15x10-x1-inch pan. Bake 40 minutes or until burgers are thoroughly cooked.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
470
(
Calories from Fat
180),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
20g
20%
(Saturated Fat
7g,
7%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
80mg
80%;
Sodium
1620mg
1620%;
Total Carbohydrate
50g
50%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
25g
25%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
10%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
20%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.