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Jalapeno Lentil Burgers Recipe
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Jalapeno Lentil Burgers

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"A lentil burger that holds together well and has a slight kick from the jalapeno."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    50 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr 20 mins

Directions

  1. Combine water and lentils in a saucepan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover saucepan, and simmer for 15 minutes. Add carrots, onion, jalapeno pepper, and garlic to lentils; cook until lentils are tender, about 15 minutes more. Remove saucepan from heat and slightly cool lentil mixture.
  2. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Grease an oven-proof wire rack.
  3. Mix bread crumbs, eggs, olive oil, salt, and Italian seasoning in a bowl; add lentil mixture and stir until well combined. Form mixture into 6 to 8 patties and place on the prepared wire rack; refrigerate for 15 minutes.
  4. Place wire rack with patties onto a baking sheet.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven until burgers are firm, about 20 minutes.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • Burgers can also be cooked in a greased skillet, 6 to 7 minutes per side.
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Reviews More Reviews

Jul 12, 2014

We thought it was good, I added more jalapenos

 
May 20, 2014

This is by far one of the worst veggie/lentil burger recipes. I even boiled the lentils in vegetable broth and used the whole jalapeno but it had very little flavor. Takes a lot of time to finely dice the other veggies and the end result is a dry, mushy patty. I would not make this again.

 

6 Ratings

Apr 13, 2014

We really like these burgers. The Panko breadcrumbs and eggs really help hold them together. I made a double batch and plan to freeze some of the mix for another time and am actually looking forward to partially baking them and finishing on a grill. So often we go to b-b-q events and have really tired of settling with salad and frozen veggie burgers. I'll add more jalapeno next time, and may add some cumin, too. Delicious hot OR cold for sandwiches, too! Thanks!

 
Apr 01, 2014

love these. i had cooked red lentils on hand, so just sauteed the veg separately, then put it all in the food processor, and baked. i was out of eggs so used chia seed & water as a binder instead ... perfect.

 
Mar 25, 2014

They were great, I used red lentils because the recipe didn't specify. I made rice to go with it but I think it needed a vegetable more so next time i will do that. The recipe says feeds 6 but it was only enough for 3 servings.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 238 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 35.6 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol
  • 106 mg
  • 35%
  • Fat
  • 8.2 g
  • 13%
  • Fiber
  • 7.8 g
  • 31%
  • Protein
  • 12.4 g
  • 25%
  • Sodium
  • 565 mg
  • 23%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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