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* ALLRECIPES - Surprise Burgers
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Surprise Burgers
* Exported from MasterCook *
Surprise Burgers
Recipe By : Bonner County Extension Nutrition Program
Serving Size : 10Preparation Time :0:00
Categories: Extension RecipesMain Dishes
Vegetarian
Amount MeasureIngredient -- Preparation Method
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1 1/4 cups lentils
3 cups water
1 cupchopped onion
1 cupchopped carrots
2 cups whole wheat bread crumbs -- more if necessary
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon oregano -- * see note
1egg -- optional
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoonsbutter, margarine, or oil
cheese slices
Wash lentils. Add water and bring to a boil. Lower heat and simmer
about 15 minutes.
Add onions and carrots. Cook 15 minutes or more until lentils and
vegies are tender.
Stir in bread crumbs, seasoning and egg.
Drop lentils by rounded 1/3 cupfuls into hot oil. Flatten with pancake
turner. Cook until firm and brown on both sides. Top with cheese slice
and cook until cheese is melted.
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NOTES : * I use sage and a little thyme...use whatever herbs you like
for meatloaf.
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