Know The Easy Recipe To Prepare The Yummilicious Tortas Hamburguesas


Many people who tasted Mexican Hamburgers say that these are authentic burgers. Do you agree? You will if you have tasted it. This particular burger is made of cilantro, avocado, and various spicy sauces. It takes twenty-five minutes to prepare this burger and four minutes to cook it. Traditionally the Mexican Tortas hamburguesas are served on Pillowy. These are sweet telera rolls popular in Mexico panaderias. 

If you are looking for a Mexican Hamburguesas El Gordo recipe, you can use the method below. It is a straightforward method to prepare and cook the burger so you can enjoy eating it. But if you cannot find the Tortas to make the burger, you can use Portuguese rolls instead. 

What is a Torta? 

Torta is a Spanish☕️? word used to mean cake. But it also means flatbread. Interestingly the word Tortilla is actually from the term Torta. On the other hand, the Mexicans use Torta to mean sandwiches. It is a specific type of sandwich that came from Puebla, and it later became famous around the country. 

What is a Torta

So the Mexican Torta mostly looks like a sandwich. It is a roll sliced in half with meat fillings. French baguettes are the inspiration behind the Torta. But Mexicans add a variety of sauces and garnishes in the Torta to spice it up.  

Mainly Tortas contain ham fillings and sliced avocadoes. But some Tortas burgers have milanesa, a fried steak or chicken cutlet. You can also make Mexican-styled Torta in your home. Firstly you need a fresh bolillo or telera. After that, you have to choose the right garnishes for it. Slice the roll the same as you cut a hamburger bun. Then add the fillings inside the bread along with the toppings. You can use vegetables, meat, and cheese of your choice. Finally, if you want, you can toast the burger for the last touch. 

What are the ingredients you need for Tortas hamburguesas? 

  • Bacon – four slices cut into small pieces 
  • A quarter cup of chopped onions
  • Three cloves of garlic 
  • A quarter cup of lime juice 
  • Kosher salt – use as needed 
  • Ground black pepper
  • Ground beef chuck 
  • Monterey Jack cheese and jalapeño chile peppers
  • Half cup of mayonnaise or salad dressing
  • Half a cup of ketchup 
  • Smoked paprika 
  • Hoagie rolls, or you can use soft buns too
  • Avocadoes sliced 
  • Medium-sized tomatoes 
  • Shredded lettuce 
  • Cilantro sprigs 
  • Slices of pickled jalapeño chile pepper 
  • Bottled hot pepper sauce

What is the method to cook Tortas hamburguesas? 

  • Take a food processor and put onion, bacon and garlic in it for a spin. These have to be finely chopped for the burger. Then you have to transfer this mixture to another saucepan. Cook this over medium flame until the bacon cooks well. After that, let the bacon cool. 
  • Take a large bowl and cook the ground beef and the bacon mixture. Also, add snipped cilantro, lime juice, salt and pepper. Now divide the meat into portions you require. Shape the portion into patties. It has to be slightly elliptical. Put these patties in the freezer for 30 minutes but not more than four hours. 
  • Now heat a grill pan and cook the patties in it for over six minutes. Next, take the patties from the heat and put a slice of cheese on them. 
  • Mix mayonnaise, ketchup, and smoked paprika in a small bowl. These will serve as a tasty sauce for the Tortas Hamburguesas Cerca De Mi. Spread the sauce onto the hoagie rolls and then layer its bottom with meat patties, avocados, tomatoes, cilantro sprigs and lettuce. You can also top the burger with pickled jalapeño chile peppers if you require. 


Follow this easy recipe if you want to make lip-smacking Mexican Hamburguesas Don Jesus. You can certainly enjoy making it with your family and friends. It is a delight to taste this traditional Mexican bread and all the spicy sauces, meat and vegetable fillings. 

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