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Mini Bacon Cheddar Cheeseburger Phyllo Shells

Total Time: 45 MIN Makes: 30 appetizers
Prep Time: 15 MIN Cook Time: 25 MIN

Ground beef, bacon and cheddar break out of the bun and rendezvous in phyllo shells in these easy appetizers.

  • 1/2 cup bacon, chopped
  • 1/2 cup onion, chopped
  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 2 packages (15 count, each) Athens® Phyllo Shells, crisped according to package directions
  • 5 tablespoons ketchup
  • 5 tablespoons pickle relish
  • Iceberg lettuce, shredded, for garnish


In a medium sauté pan over medium heat, add bacon and cook, about 10 minutes. Add onions to the bacon and cook for 5 minutes. Add beef and cook thorougly, about 10 minutes.

In a strainer, drain meat mixture. In a medium mixing bowl, combine warm meat mixture and cheddar cheese. In the bottom of each phyllo shell, put ½ teaspoon of ketchup. Spoon 1 heaping teaspoon of filling into each shell. Top with ½ teaspoon of relish and lettuce to garnish. Serve warm.


Serving Size 1 shell (14g) Servings Per Container 30 Calories 40 Calories from Fat 25 Total Fat 2.5g Saturated Fat 1g Trans Fat 0g Cholesterol 10mg Sodium 55mg Total Carbohydrate 2g Dietary Fiber 0g Sugars 0g Protein 2g Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0% Calcium 2%