Beany Burgers Recipe

Step 1

In a large bowl, combine beans, rice, ketchup and spices. Mash with a fork potato masher until beans are well mashed. (Rice will be lumpy.) Add remaining ingredients and mix well. Divide mixture evenly and form into 8 burgers, 1/2 to 3/4-inch thick. Wet your hands slightly to avoid sticking. Lightly oil a nonstick griddle or skillet, or spray with a nonstick cooking spray. Preheat over medium heat. Place burgers on griddle and cook until browned on both sides, about 15 minutes. Turn burgers several times while cooking.

Things You'll Need

  • 1cn 1-lb kidney beans; rinsed
  • And drained
  • 2c Cooked brown rice
  • 1tb Ketchup
  • 1/2ts Garlic powder
  • 1ts Dried oregano
  • 1/8ts Ground sage
  • 1/4c Very finely chopped onions
  • 3tb Dried bread crumbs; or
  • Germ

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