Traeger Kitchen


Grilled Venison Burgers

Prep Time

20 Minutes

Cook Time

10 Minutes

Effort

Pellets

Pecan

Switch up your go-to burger recipe with a hearty venison patty. Stuffed with bacon and peppers, and finished with our Big Game Rub, you may never go back to beef again.

Ingredients

How many people are you serving?

8

Units of Measurement:

main
  • 2 Pound ground pork

  • 2 Pound ground venison

  • 2 Pound uncooked bacon, chopped

  • 2 red bell peppers, chopped

  • 2 green bell peppers, chopped

  • 2 Ounce Traeger Pork & Poultry Rub

  • toasted burger buns, for serving

  • sliced onions, for serving

  • arugula, for serving

  • yellow mustard, for serving

Steps

  • 1

    When ready to cook, set the Traeger temperature to 500°F and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes.
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  • 2

    Mix together pork, venison, bacon and peppers in a large bowl.
    Ingredients
    • 2 Pound ground pork

    • 2 Pound ground venison

    • 2 Pound uncooked bacon, chopped

    • 2 red bell peppers, chopped

    • 2 green bell peppers, chopped

  • 3

    Form meat mixture into individual patties and season with Traeger Pork & Poultry Rub.
    Ingredients
    • 2 Ounce Traeger Pork & Poultry Rub

  • 4

    Grill burgers for 5 to 8 minutes. Flip burgers and grill for another 5 to 8 minutes.
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  • 5

    Smear mustard on toasted buns, add arugula and onions or your favorite toppings and serve. Enjoy!
    Ingredients
    • toasted burger buns, for serving

    • sliced onions, for serving

    • arugula, for serving

    • yellow mustard, for serving

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