Classic Cheeseburger

A Classic Cheeseburger






4 people
Juicy beef covered in cheese with onion and the great taste of Hellmann's® Real Mayonnaise. A great classic cheeseburger recipe.


  • 1 lb. (450 g) extra lean ground beef
  • 4 Tbsp. (60 mL) Hellmann's® Real Mayonnaise, divided
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1/4 tsp. (1 mL) ground black pepper
  • 4 slices cheddar cheese or American cheese
  • 4 whole wheat hamburger buns, split
  • 4 lettuce leaves
  • 1 medium tomato, sliced
  • 4 slices red onion

  1. Amount per Serving
Title Amount per Serving
Energy 510.0
Total Fat 27.0 g
Saturated Fat 10.0 g
Carbohydrate excl. fibre 27.0 g
Sugars 5.0 g
Fibre 4.0 g
Protein 32.0 g


  1. Combine ground beef, 2 Tbsp./30mL Hellmann's® Real Mayonnaise, garlic and black pepper in bowl; shape into 4 patties.

  2. Grill or broil burgers until desired doneness. Top with cheese and cook until cheese is melted. Spread buns evenly with remaining 2 Tbsp./30mL Mayonnaise. Serve burgers in buns with lettuce, tomato and red onion. Serve with coleslaw if desired.


Tip: For an Italian Burger, top with roasted peppers and mozzarella cheese instead of cheddar and use arugula to line the buns.