Slow Cooked Beef Burgers

These slow cooked, pulled beef burgers (sometimes referred to as sliders) are perfect for your next get together to share with friends. Super easy to make and very, very tasty. Australian Beef is some of the best in the world and this recipe uses one of the less expensive cuts. Using clever cooking methods turns it into a melt in the mouth treat everyone one will adore. Follow our step by step video tutorial and create your own chef quality pulled beef burgers at home.

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Preparation time

15 mins

Cooking time

180 mins


  • 1.6 to 2.0 kg beef bolar roast
  • for the marinade
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
  • 100ml malt vinegar
  • 50ml olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons golden syrup
  • ½ cup water
  • ¼ cup BBQ sauce
  • to serve
  • small bread rolls
  • mayonnaise

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  1. Place the beef bolar roast into a small deep roasting pan, combine the marinade ingredients and pour over the Beef.
  2. Cover the pan with two layers of foil and slow roast in the pre-heated oven for 3 hours until the meat is falling apart.
  3. Allow the beef to cool in the pan and using two forks , gently pull it apart.
  4. Slice the rolls and spread top and bottom with the mayonnaise. Place a generous mound of pulled beef in each roll and serve with either a side salad or apple slaw. Makes 16 -20

Tips: Pulled Beef can be made several days prior to serving , stored in the refrigerator and re-heated as required

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