Veggie Burger: My Favorite Pick

Veggie Burger: My Favorite Pick

Veggie burgers come in all shapes and forms and varieties. Many people have it like a low-fat meal for dinner. It usually includes ingredients like lentils or beans or any vegetables that can be turned into a patty by mashing them. However, you have to be careful if you are using a grill to make your veggie burger, as they are delicate. Take a look at my favorite pick from the veggie burgers on the internet, just for you!

Black Bean-Quinoa Burger

Veggie Burger: My Favorite Pick
Veggie Burger: My Favorite Pick

Here are the ingredients you will need for preparing a Black Bean-Quinoa Burger.

  • Water: 6-7 Tablespoons
  • Garlic cloves: 2
  • Chopped fresh cilantro: 2 Tablespoons
  • Unsalted black beans: 1 can
  • Olive oil: 4 Teaspoons
  • Finely chopped shallots: 2 Tablespoons
  • Uncooked Quinoa: 5 Tablespoons
  • Cremini mushrooms: 4 ounces
  • Seeded minced serrano chili: 2Teaspoons
  • Egg: 1
  • Peeled ripe avocado: half cup
  • Fresh lime juice: 1 Tablespoon
  • Small tomatillo: 1
  • Hamburger buns: 4
  • Tomato: 4 slices
  • Red onion:4 slices

[Note: The ingredient quantities mentioned above are for preparing a burger that can serve four people. It can take roughly up to 30-40 minutes to cook this delicious veggie burger. The nutritional value you take away is approximately

  • 352 calories
  • 11 grams of fat
  • 2 grams of saturated fat
  • 2.5 grams of poly fat
  • 15 grams of protein
  • 51 grams of carbohydrates
  • 11 grams of fiber
  • 47 milligrams of cholesterol
  • 4 milligrams of Iron
  • 511 milligrams of sodium
  • 124 milligrams of calcium]

Veggie Burger: Step 1

It is always better to purchase whole-grain buns rather than the ones available in the store: reason being, the use of preservatives. Preheat your oven to about 350 degrees and gently spread half can of beans on a foil-lined baking sheet. Allow it to bake for about 20 minutes at 350 degrees.

Veggie Burger: Step 2

Set your saucepan for heating at a medium flame. Add a tablespoon of oil into the pan, followed by shallots and three tablespoons of Quinoa. Keep continually stirring and cook until it is toasted. Add 6-7 tablespoons of water and allow it to boil. Now, wait for the liquid to be absorbed.

Veggie Burger: Step 3

Use two tablespoons of Quinoa, garlic, beans, and mushroom in a food processor and pulse until it is chopped roughly. Add the quinoa mixture, serrano, cilantro and half a teaspoon of salt, chili powder, and egg and mix well. Now, it is time to divide the mixture into equal parts and turn part into a half-inch patty.

Veggie Burger: My Favorite Pick
Veggie Burger: My Favorite Pick

Step 4

Use a large pan and heat it at medium flame. Add a tablespoon of oil and add the patties. Cook for 10 minutes while stirring gently.

Step 5

Take a tablespoon of lime juice, avocado, and tomatillo and add one-eighth of a tablespoon of salt and mash them to get the desired texture.

Step 6

Place one patty on the bottom half of the bun. Use onion and tomato slices to make a topping. You can also use an avocado mixture in light quantities. Top it with another bun and your Black Bean-Quinoa Burger is ready to serve.

I hope you like it! Cheers!

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