Ranch Burgers

Makes 8 burgers

Getting started

Equipment you will need: large mixing bowl, grill, grill pan, metal spatula/flipper

Do right away when you get home: Preheat grill.



2 lbs. extra lean ground beef

1 (1 oz.) packet ranch dressing mix

1 egg


1. In large mixing bowl, place beef and ranch dressing mix. Add egg to bowl.


Crushed saltine crackers


2. In a small zip-lock bag, crush 10-15 saltine crackers, enough for ¾ cup. Add to bowl with beef mixture.


1 onion


3. Finely chop onion and add to bowl with beef mixture. Mix ingredients together with your hands to fully combine. Form into 8 patties.



4. Lightly oil the grill grate. Place patties on the grill, and cook 5 minutes per side, or until well done.


Whole wheat bun



Ketchup and Mustard


5. Serve each grilled burger on bun with lettuce, tomato and condiments.