Pineapple Bacon Burgers

  • Recipe By
  • Published Aug 31st
  • Ready In25m
  • Servings4
  • Calories946
Seasoned hamburger and a slice of pineapple are slapped together, and wrapped in bacon. It's that easy, and adds a wonderful flavor to a regular burger! This recipe was one of my grandmother's favorites. We would make these special for her when she would come up to see us.

Pineapple Bacon Burgers Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Pineapple Bacon Burgers for 4 servings:

  • 2 pounds lean ground beef
  • 1/2 cup prepared barbecue sauce
  • 1 (8 ounce) can sliced pineapple
  • 8 slices bacon

Pineapple Bacon Burgers Cooking Instructions

  • Prep5m
  • Cook20m
  • Ready In25m

To cook Pineapple Bacon Burgers, you need about 5 minutes of preparation time. The time needed to cook this Pineapple Bacon Burgers is about 20 minutes , and you can serve your Pineapple Bacon Burgers within 25 minutes . The following are the steps to cook Pineapple Bacon Burgers easily:

  1. 1 Prepare grill for indirect cooking.
  2. 2 In a large bowl, mix together hamburger meat and barbecue sauce. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. 3 Shape mixture into 4 large patties. Place a slice of pineapple on top of each. Crisscross 2 bacon strips around each burger, and secure with toothpicks.
  4. 4 Brush oil on grate. Place burgers on grill over medium low heat. Cook, covered, until the burger is cooked through. Turn often to avoid burning the bacon.


  • Partner Tip
  • Reynolds® Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 946 calories; 72.2 grams of fat; 22.7 grams of carbohydrates; 46.7 grams of protein; 208 milligrams of cholesterol; 978 milligrams of sodium.

  1. May 27th 2010

    Excellent! These burgers taste great! The BBQ sauce, the pineapple, and the bacon are an incredible combination and really give these burgers a Polynesian flare. I used 1 pound of ground ...

  2. Jul 5th 2006

    oh ho, now this is a worthy burger! The meat can be a little delicate until you get it on the grill, but if you're careful, you'll be fine. I wouldn't want to miss out on the great flavor ...

  3. Apr 15th 2006

    I loved these burgers. I took ground turkey with crushed pineapple, turkey bacon, grilled pineapple rings, grilled red onion, and barbecue sauce and served on a bun. SOOO Good.

  4. Aug 2nd 2005

    The bacon part is a pain to do and actutally, so is the pineapple, but the pineapple part is definitely worth it. Adds an interesting flavor to the burger. As a bonus, pineapple juices impro ...

  5. Aug 13th 2003

    What a yummy recipe? As other reviewers suggested, grilled the bacon and pineapple separately. I didn't have rings of pineapple so I used tidbits, placing them on a piece of foil. Treat the ...

  6. May 27th 2003

    I will never eat a regular hamburger at home again!!! This was great, We had to make do with the George Foreman as we ran out of propane. I cooked the pineapple and bacon separately and then ...

  7. Sep 3rd 2002

    I made these for our Labor day cookout yesterday. I was so embaressed. This is a horrible recipe. The burgers fall apart and into the grill and the bacon didn't even cook all the way. I used ...

  8. Jun 5th 2002

    I think this was great, my family loved it. the only thing i would leave out is the BBQ sauce ,it made the burgers fall apart .

  9. Jun 1st 2002

    I used this recipe for chicken breats and it was great. Can't wait to try on hamburgers! Thanks!