Indulge in the positively delicious flavors of Florida Beef Sliders with Candied Bacon and Tomato Jam, a culinary masterpiece that marries the savory goodness of beef with the sweet and smoky notes of candied bacon. Topped with a tangy tomato jam that’s both fresh and flavorful, each slider is a bite-sized journey through the best of Florida’s local ingredients. Perfect for gatherings or a family dinner with a gourmet twist, these sliders offer a unique blend of textures and tastes that will delight your taste buds. Experience the joy of Florida’s culinary diversity with these irresistible sliders, where every bite is a celebration of flavor.



  • 1 pound Florida ground beef
  • 1 head of Florida lettuce
  • Florida candied bacon
  • Florida tomato jam
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose seasoning (such as Everglades)
  • Slider condiments (mayonnaise, mustard, ketchup)
  • 8 mini buns or slider rolls
  • Sea salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste


Preheat grill to medium-high. Season ground beef with all-purpose seasoning and mix thoroughly. Form into 8 (2-ounce) patties and season with salt and pepper. Place onto grill and cook for 3 to 4 minutes per side, depending on the desired internal temperature. Remove from heat and assemble burgers with Florida tomato jam and Florida candied bacon as desired. Serve immediately.


Source: Fresh from Florida,