Double Bacon Cheese Burger with Onion Jam & Beer Battered Onion Rings


  • 1 packet Harvey classic beef burgers
  • 4 hamburger buns
  • 12 rashers streaky bacon
  • 4 thick slices tasty cheddar
  • 200g rocket leaves

For the Onion Jam

  • 2 brown onions thinly sliced
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 200ml Red wine

For the Onion Rings

  • 400ml cold beer
  • 330g plain flour
  • 2tsbp baking powder
  • Vegetable oil for frying


  1. For the onion jam heat 3 tbsp. olive oil in a wide based saucepan and on a medium heat cook onions until they are soft and browning, add wine & vinegar and reduce liquid is syrupy and jam consistency. Cool before serving.
  2. Heat oven to 170c, lay bacon on a lined baking tray and cook for 6-10 minutes depending on thickness or until golden and very crispy, transfer to paper towel to drain fat,
  3. Heat a fry pan or grill until very hot grill burgers for 4 minutes on each side, turn again and cook for another 4 minutes. Top with cheese and cover for 2 minutes to allow to melt.
  4. Grill bread and assemble burger with generous amount of jam on the bottom, 2 layers of bacon, burger and lettuce.