Mushroom Swiss Burger with Jalapeno Aioli

Be the master of the grill with this mushroom swiss burger recipe topped with a jalapeno aioli. Complete the meal with a side of grilled zucchini fries

Mushroom Swiss Burger with Jalapeno Aioli

Photos courtesy of Beef. It's What’s For Dinner

15 Ingredients

4 servings

1 hour

Nutrition information per serving, 1 burger: 495 Calories; 247.5 Calories from fat; 27.5g Total Fat (10 g Saturated Fat; 0.3 g Trans Fat; 5.1 g Polyunsaturated Fat; 9.8 g Monounsaturated Fat;) 104 mg Cholesterol; 738 mg Sodium; 27 g Total Carbohydrate; 1.9 g Dietary Fiber; 5.4 g Total Sugars; 36 g Protein; 0 g Added Sugars; 343 mg Calcium; 4.6 mg Iron; 727 mg Potassium; 0.1 mcg Vitamin D; 0.5 mg Riboflavin; 5.9 mg NE Niacin; 0.5 mg Vitamin B6; 3.1 mcg Vitamin B12; 449 mg Phosphorus; 7.4 mg Zinc; 45.6 mcg Selenium; 98.8 mg Choline.


  • 1 Pound Ground Beef (93% lean)

  • 2 teaspoon steak seasoning blend
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 5 ounces portobello mushrooms
  • 4 Swiss cheese slices
  • 4 hamburger buns, split
  • 4 lettuce leaves
  • 4 tomatoes slices

Jalapeno Aioli:

  • 2 jalapeno peppers

  • 1/2 cup light mayonnaise
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lime juice

Zucchini Fries:

  • 3 medium zucchini

  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon steak seasoning blend

Safe Handling Tips:

  • Wash hands with soap and water before cooking and always after touching raw meat.

  • Separate raw meat from other foods.
  • Wash all cutting boards, utensils, and dishes after touching raw meat.
  • Do not reuse marinades used on raw foods.
  • Wash all produce prior to use.
  • Cook beef until temperature reaches 145°F for medium rare steaks and roasts 160°F for ground beef.
  • Refrigerate food promptly.


1. Combine Ground Beef and 2 tsp. steak seasoning in large bowl, mixing lightly but thoroughly. Lightly shape into four 1/2-inch thick patties. Set aside.

2. Heat sauté pan over medium until hot. Add olive oil and mushrooms, cook over medium heat for 4 to 5 minutes stirring occasionally. Remove from heat and set aside.

3. Place patties on grid over medium, ash-covered coals. Grill, covered, 8 to 10 minutes (over medium heat on preheated gas grill, 7 to 9 minutes) until instant-read thermometer inserted horizontally into center registers 160°F, turning occasionally. About 2 minutes before burgers are done, place buns, cut sides down, on grid. Grill until lightly toasted. During last minute of grilling, top each burger with cheese slice.

Cook's Tip: Cooking times are for fresh or thoroughly thawed ground beef. Ground beef should be cooked to an internal temperature of 160°F. Color is not a reliable indicator of ground beef doneness.

Jalapeno Aioli:

Place jalapeno on grid over medium, ash-covered coals. Grill for 5 to 6 minutes (over medium heat on preheated gas grill). Remove from grill and let cool. Once cool remove the stem and seeds, dice into 1/4 inch cubes. In a medium size bowl combine mayo, grilled jalapeno, lime juice, and salt. Set aside. 

Zucchini Fries:

Cut zucchini in half and again lengthwise, then cut in 4 inch strips and place into a medium sized bowl. Coat zucchini with 1 Tbsp. olive oil, 1/2 tsp steak seasoning and toss. Place zucchini on the grill and cook for 4 to 6 minutes turning occasionally. Once soft remove from grill and set aside. 

Burger Build:

Line top bun with 1 - 2 Tbsp. of Aioli mixture, Lettuce, and tomato. Top each burger with mushrooms and place them on bottom buns. Close the sandwiches and serve with zucchini fries.

This recipe is an excellent source of Protein, Calcium, Iron, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Phosphorus, Zinc, and Selenium; and a good source of Potassium, and Choline.


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