Sunday, January 16, 2011

Home-made Burgers with Big Mac Sauce

Asalamu Alaikum Sorry I haven't been posting guys, Im back with with a delicious recipe for you all, you will never eat take-away burgers again. I hope you enjoy!
Burger Patty
1/2 Kilogram of Minced Lamb or beef
1/2 cup of chopped fresh parsley
1/2 white onion
Salt and Pepper for seasoning

Big Mac Sauce
1 cup of Egg Mayonaise (Thick consistency, none of that runny stuff)
1/2 cup of gherkin Pickles finely chopped
1 small onion finely diced
3 table spoons of white vinegar
1/2 tsp of Mild Paprika

You will also need the usual Burger Buns, lettuce tomatoe or any toppings you like on your burger.

To make the burger patties, place mince meat in food processor along with finely chopped onions and finely chopped parsley. Pulse until it is all combined and meat has become consistency has become finer. Remove from food processor and add to bowl. Add generous salt and pepper and mix well with hands. Form the meat into round patties and place on baking paper. Place a sheet of baking paper on top as well. Set in fridge for 1 hour to set.

Big Mac Sauce.
in a bowl, combine Mayonaise, gherkins and paprika. In a seperate bowl place chopped onions with vingegar and microwave for 1 minute. Remove onions from vinegar and add to sauce. mix well. Set aside.

Emsemble your burger by adding big mac sauce on both buns, then a lettuce, meat and tomatoe. You can also add caramalized onions, mushrooms, cheese and anything you prefer. serve with home-made coleslaw, thick fries and a cold drink.


  1. Salam,

    I keep looking at your blog. I really am looking forward in trying out your recipes. One questions though... Or suggestion... Can you also put the ingredients in lbs, oz's... Sorry I grew up in the American type measurements.. I have my hubby helping me convert the measurements lol.



  2. Asalamu alaikum Mrs Khan,

    Yeah sure, In future I will convert the ingredients however keep in mind that I do approximate the ingredients according to my taste. You see, im not really big on measuring lol, I don't even own measuring cups Subhan'Allah!

    Thanks for coming by! Let me know which recipe you choose and I will convert it for you. Salams.

  3. Salam Sarah,

    Just letting you know that I will be using youre Big Mac recipe this friday. 2 of my husbands work friends are coming over for dinner... These will be our first non-relative get together we are having!! Question: 1/2 Kilogram is that 1/2 lbs??? what is gherkins




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