If you're looking for a flavor-packed black bean burger, you've come to the right recipe. Chipotle peppers, cumin, and garlic add just the right spice, while corn and cooked brown rice make it possibly the most hearty bean burger you'll ever taste.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a large bowl mash half the beans with a potato masher or pastry blender until well mashed. Add remaining beans, corn, corn chips, rice, onion, the 1/2 cup salsa, the chipotle peppers, cumin, and garlic.

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  • Shape mixture into eight 4-inch patties, about 3/4-inch thick. Place patties on a tray; cover and chill at least 1 hour before grilling.

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  • Brush both sides of patties with olive oil; place patties on a grill pan. For a charcoal grill, place grill pan on the grill rack directly over medium coals for 8 to 10 minutes or until browned, turning once. (For a gas grill, preheat grill. Reduce heat to medium. Add patties on grill pan to grill rack, cover and grill as above.)

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  • Serve burgers on tostada shells. Top with additional salsa, the radishes, cabbage, cilantro, cheese, and avocado. Makes 8 servings.

Tips

Patties can be prepared as above through step 2 and frozen for 3 to 4 hours until firm. Place patties in an airtight freezer container and freeze up to 1 month. To serve, brush frozen patties with oil and grill as above for 8 to 10 minutes or until browned, turning once.

Nutrition Facts

347 calories; 15 g total fat; 2 g saturated fat; 2 g polyunsaturated fat; 6 g monounsaturated fat; 0 mg cholesterol; 699 mg sodium. 566 mg potassium; 46 g carbohydrates; 11 g fiber; 5 g sugar; 14 g protein; 243 IU vitamin a; 15 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 1 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 44 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 212 mg calcium; 3 mg iron;

Reviews (1)

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Rating: Unrated
10/16/2014
I have made the black bean chipotle burgers. I don't have a grill. What would be an alternate way to cook them.