Mini Cheeseburger Puffs Recipe by Paula Deen

Level: Moderate

Time: 50 MINUTES

1 ratings


  • 1 lb ground chuck
  • 2 teaspoons steak seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon Paula Deen Silly Salt
  • black pepper, freshly ground
  • 1/2 Vidalia onion, minced
  • 1 package puff pastry sheets
  • 20 (1 inch) slices cheddar cheese


Preheat oven to 350º.


Combine the first 5 ingredients. Hand-form patty to 1/4 normal burger size, about 2-inches in diameter. In a grooved black skillet, cook burgers to medium. Turn once. Do not overcook.


Roll out thawed puff pastry. Cut 10 (6-inch) even panels. Place burger in center of square and top with 2 slices of cheese. Fold edges up and twist on top. Bake 20 to 25 minutes and serve warm.


* Paula Deen Silly Salt is a blend of salt, dehydrated onion and garlic, spices, soybean oil and lemon flavor.


Cook's Notes:


-Try serving with bacon or tomatoes.


-Havarti and ground pepper boursin cheeses are good substitutes for cheddar.

Mini Cheeseburger Puffs


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1 Review

Karen 11/2/2015
I rate it a 10.

I rate it a 10. Which I have always loved Mrs. Paula's dishes. I miss her shows. I love her recipes they r so easy to follow. She's an amazing person to me.

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