The beautiful thing about having frozen hamburger patties in the freezer is that they make for a super quick meal. Most don’t require thawing so they can be prepared in less than 15 to 20 minutes in most kitchens. However, not all frozen hamburger patties are the same. Below you will find a collection of some of the most popular frozen hamburger patty brands. This list should help you to discover the brand that is right for you.
Frozen Hamburger Patty Brands
Applegate is one of the top natural and organic meat companies in the United States. They are much more than just a frozen hamburger patties brand with their large assortment of products including deli meats, cheese, bacon, hot dogs, and more.
When it comes to hamburger patties, Applegate makes patty blends that have both meat and veggies as ingredients. For example, the frozen organic grass-fed beef burgers have a beef cauliflower, lentil, spinach, and butternut squash mixture in the patties. These patties are a good way to get both meat protein and plant-based nutrients all in one burger.
The frozen patties made by Applegate are:
- Organic Grass-fed Beef Burgers with Cauliflower, Lentils, Spinach, & Butternut Squash
- Organic Turkey Burgers with Sweet Potato, White Beans, Kale, & Roasted Onion
- Organic Turkey Burgers
Ball Park hamburger patties are made with 100% beef. They contain zero preservatives or artificial flavors. The burgers are fully cooked so only a short cooking time is required.
They can be prepared in the microwave, skillet, or grill. The shortest cook time is predictably with the microwave at about 70 seconds from frozen. The skillet requires about 8-10 minutes over medium heat and the grill will take around 7 minutes, also over medium heat.
Ball Park makes the following frozen patties:
- Beef & Onion
- Beef, Cheese, & Bacon
Bubba is America’s top frozen burger brand. If you haven’t tried these frozen patties, you’ve likely seen them in one of the grocery stores you visited. The brand was created by Walter “Bubba” Eaves who knew the importance of producing high-quality meats even if frozen.
The burgers are designed to be cooked from frozen so there is no time wasted with the dethaw process. The company’s primary products are beef, turkey, veggie, and snack bites.
Bubba’s makes the following beef burgers:
- Bacon Cheddar
- Wagyu Burger
- Sweet Onion
- Grass Feed Burger
- Angus Beef
- The Big Bubba
- All Natural
Chop House is a brand of Branding Iron Holdings, which was formed in 2013 when Holten Meats and Rochester Meat Company combined companies. Its meats are enjoyed in many restaurants, however, it can also be purchased for at-home use.
Here are the Chop House frozen patty products:
- Angus Beef Brisket Steak Burger
- Angus Sirloin Steak Burger
- Steak Burger
- Prime Chuck Steak Burger
- Prime Rib Steak Burger
- Angus Chuck & Beef Brisket Steak Burger
The company has been in business since 1958 and was started by Leon and Gertrude Flanders. Its first products were pork that was sold to grocery stores for sale. A couple of years after opening, Flanders purchased a beef patty machine and started making patties that people loved. They now specialized in making frozen beef patties which are sold in the 48 contiguous states.
Flanders products are:
- Classic Beef Patties
- Grill Master Beef Patties
- Beef Patties with Vidalia Onion
- Big & Juicy Homestyle Beef Patties
Force of Nature
Force of Nature uses regenerative agriculture that is said to help the environment by rebuilding the soil’s organic matter, among other benefits. The company makes the following patties:
- Bison Bacon Burger Patties
- Venison Wagyu Burger Patties
Glenmark has been producing frozen hamburgers since 1972 in the Midwest. The company’s premium burgers are made with 100% Angus beef. They can be cooked directly from frozen. In fact, they are best cooked that way.
Glenmark makes the following frozen burgers:
- Premier Angus Beef
- Premier Jalapeno & Monterey Jack
- Classics Steak Eater’s Burgers
- Premier Turkey Patties
- Premier Roasted Mushroom & Swiss
- Classics Great Grillsby Patties
- Premier Bacon & Cheddar
- Classics Cookout Burgers
Grass Run Farms
Grass Run Farms is made up of a group of family farmers from the Midwest. As its name implies, the farms produce 100% grass-fed beef. Most of its products are fresh meats such as steaks, roasts, and sausages. However, they do offer 100% grass-fed frozen burgers that are 80% lean. These 1/3-pound burgers come as a 6-pack and contain no artificial ingredients.
Meat District is owned by Golden West Food Group who is also behind other popular brands such as Guy Fieri and Jack Daniel’s meats. This relatively new brand to the market features several options for frozen burgers. These products include:
- The O.G.
- O.G. Sliders
- The Pitmaster
- All American
- The Tailgater
- Farm House
- Lean Machine
- The King
- Real Deal
The company began as a butcher shop in 1936 which was owned by Leonard Moran. From the beginning, Moran’s philosophy has been centered on putting the customer first and producing high-quality products. The company makes 96%/4% and 85%/15%, 100% ground beef frozen hamburger patties.
Omaha Steaks dates backs 1917 when it was an Omaha butcher shop called Table Supply Meat. It wasn’t until 1952 that the company first started mailing products to customers. Its name did not change to Omaha Steaks until 1966.
Today, Omaha Steaks makes hundreds of products that include such items as seafood, chicken, pork, lasagna, wine, and more. The company makes the following flash-frozen burger products:
- Omaha Steak Burgers
- Gourmet Burgers
- Private Reserve Angus Burgers
- Private Reserve Wagyu Burgers
- Grass-Fed Ground Beef Burgers
- Filet Mignon Burgers
- Delmonico Burgers
- Brisket Burgers
- Filet Mignon Sliders
- Ground Beef Sliders
- Pork & Bacon Burgers
- Turkey BurgersLoaded Salmon Burgers
- Garden Sun Veggie Burgers
Red Hat Ranch
Red Hat Ranch frozen burgers can be found nationally, notably at H-E-B. The burgers do not have to be thawed before being cooked. They are best heated in a pan, skillet, or grill on medium heat. Once heated, just place the patty on your favorite bun, add condiments such as ketchup and mustard, then enjoy.
Red Hat Ranch makes the following frozen burger patties:
- All Beef Burgers (100% USDA Beef)
- Steakhouse Burgers
- Angus Burgers
- Bacon and Cheddar Burgers
Teton Waters is an excellent option if you are looking for grass-fed beef. The cattle eat what they naturally are supposed to feed on and not just what bulks them up such as grains. They obtain zero antibiotics or hormones. All products are gluten and preservative-free. Importantly, the company meets certified humane standards.
Teton Waters makes the following frozen burger blends:
- Mushroom & Onion Burger Blend
- Sea Salt & Cracked Pepper Burger Blend
- Southwest Style Burger Blend
Tribali is one of the top options if you are seeking 100% organic meats. The beef comes from grass-fed cows for a superior product. The patties can be cooked from frozen with the recommended cooking method being pan-fried, preferably in a cast-iron skillet. You can also grill or broil these patties.
The frozen patties made by Tribali Foods are:
- Mediterranean Style Beef Patties
- Umami Style Beef Patties
- Chipotle Chicken Patties
- Thai Style Turkey Patties
Keep in mind that just about every major grocery store has its own frozen hamburger patty brand. During our research, we saw Great Value (Walmart), Market Pantry (Target), and Member’s Mark (Sam’s Club) to name a few.
We certainly did not provide every frozen burger patty brand, but the list above represents a good portion of the top products out there. We are confident that most readers will be able to find a brand that they can enjoy for years to come based on the patties featured above.