Reaper Ghost Cheese Burger

Reaper Ghost Cheese Burger

Don’t fear the Reaper. Light it up with this classic hot chili pepper cheese burger by the BBQ Pit Boys. It comes with the South Carolina Reaper, known as the hottest pepper on the planet and the Ghost. These burgers are packed with flavor and topped with a Jack Cheese Sauce. Your family and friends will luv ’em.

For this Reaper Ghost Cheese Burger recipe use the following ingredients:

​​4 fresh ghost peppers,
2 fresh Carolina Reapers,
8 stalks of green onion,(scallion)
3 cloves of garlic
1 lb of 3/4 cooked bacon​,
​2 lbs ground Sirloin steak
1 Tbsp of SPG Season​in​g
4 tsp of brown sugar 

Cheese Sauce

1 Cup Milk
4 Tbsp Flour
2 Cups Pepper Jack cheese.
Combine ingredients in a saucepan over a medium heat and stir continuously until smooth. 

Method

​1. ​Remove the seeds from the chilies, the heat is in the Capsaicin  in the ribs/ pith, any heat in the seed is ​only ​from contacting the pith, so we just get rid of the seeds, it wont take away from the heat of the Capsaicin 
2.Finely Chop the peppers and scallion 
​3.Finley chop the bacon,  ​ the fat from the bacon will​ go well with the ground sirloin  which has a ​90/10 fat ratio
4.Combine all the ingredients then add the brown sugar and the SPG seasoning and mix well.
​5.​Place the mix into the fridge for about an hour. 
​5.​Form the burger patties​.
​6.​Place the burgers on the grill using indirect heat and cover, you may want to rotate them when you flip them over. cook to an internal temp of 160F/ 71C
​7. Serve on a good burger bun with the cheese sauce and your favorite toppings​​