Veggie and Goat Cheese Quinoa Burgers

Veggie and Goat Cheese Quinoa Burgers Served with multigrain bread, these veggie burgers are packed with the bold flavors and textures of quinoa, goat cheese, pumpkin, beets, and basil.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 20 mins

    COOK : 12 mins

    TOTAL : 30 mins

    SERVING : 4

    YIELD : 4 burgers

Instructions Checklist
  • In a large bowl, combine quinoa, pumpkin, 3/4 cup basil, beet, oats, 1/4 cup goat cheese, garlic, salt, and ginger. Mix until well combined. Cover and chill for 30 minutes or until easy to work with.

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  • In a very large skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Meanwhile, divide the mixture into 4 portions and press each portion into a 4-inch patty.

  • Cook patties in hot oil over medium heat for 12 to 15 minutes or until firm and lightly browned, turning once halfway through cooking.

  • Spread remaining 1/4 cup goat cheese over toasted bread slices. Top with quinoa burgers. If desired, garnish with additional fresh basil, diced tomato, and/or sliced red onion.

Per Serving: 304 calories; protein 8.6g; carbohydrates 45.7g; fat 10.9g; cholesterol 1.6mg; sodium 682.9mg.