New Mexico didn't invent the hamburger, but we're the one who added green chile and made it hot! Sample this culinary treasure on your next trip, using our. 4 Sep Each week Joshua Bousel of The Meatwave drops by with a recipe for you to grill over the weekend. Fire it up, Joshua! I'm a burger purist. Directions for: Green Chili Cheese Burgers. Ingredients. 4 medium anaheim peppers. 1 half-inch thick slice of a large onion, skewered through the middle. Green Chile Burger Recipe The Green Chile Cheeseburger. Freddie Prinze Jr. |. Servings: 4. |. easy. |. 30 to 60 min. Back. Part 1 of 2. Next. Take a tip from Freddie Prinze Jr. & grill up these. In New Mexico, the state vegetable is the chile pepper, where they're layered atop beef for an iconic dish: the Green Chile Cheeseburger. Sometimes topping. 24 Jul Regional food authority Cheryl Jamison, who penned a green chile cheeseburger trail map for the New Mexico Tourism Department.