Aussie Burger with Fried Egg, Beets and Pineapple

Get your napkins out! This is one messy, delicious burger.

  • Prep time: 20 min
  • Makes: 4 servings
  • Cook time: 15 min

Nutritional Information

PER SERVING 4 oz/125 g burger with toppings

  • Calories 763
  • Fat 39 g
  • Saturated Fat 13 g
  • Cholesterol 288 mg
  • Carbohydrates 59 g
  • Fibre 3 g
  • Sugars 17 g
  • Protein 42 g
  • Sodium 699 mg
  • Potassium* 613 mg
*Some ingredients used in the analysis do not provide potassium information, so the potassium mg per serving may be undervalued


3 tbsp / 45 ml
smoky barbecue sauce, divided
2 tbsp / 30 ml
light mayonnaise
frozen or homemade hamburger patties
4 tsp / 20 ml
canola oil
Naturegg Omega 3 Eggs
1/4 tsp / 1 ml
each salt and pepper
fresh pineapple rings
small Kaisers or hamburger buns, toasted
Boston lettuce leaves
small tomato, sliced
thin slices red onion
slices of drained pickled beets


  1. Preheat the grill to medium. Place a medium cast iron or heavy stainless steel skillet on one side of the grate. Stir 2 tbsp (30 mL) barbecue with the mayonnaise; set aside.

  2. Add the patties to the grill and cook, turning once, until cooked through (no pink remains). Brush the remaining barbecue sauce on both sides of each pineapple ring and grill alongside the patties for 3 to 4 minutes or until well marked. Meanwhile, heat the oil in the skillet. Crack the eggs into the skillet and cook, without turning, for 2 to 3 minutes or until of preferred doneness.

  3. Spread the reserved mayonnaise mixture on the bottom buns; top with lettuce, tomato, pineapple, sliced onion, burger patties, beets, fried egg and cap with the remaining bun. Serve immediately.


  1. Instead of on the grill, eggs can be fried in a nonstick skillet on the stovetop to preferred doneness and held warm in a 200°F (100°C) oven until ready to assemble the burgers.

  2. Add another traditional Aussie topping with a few slices of avocado.

This recipe was made with:

Naturegg Omega 3

A nutritionally enhanced egg that offers even more essential nutrients.

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Tips: Shell Eggs

When separating eggs, squeeze an empty plastic bottle and hold over the yolk, release some of the pressure and the yolk will suck into the bottle.

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