Michael Jackson's Black Bean Veggie Burgers

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Aug. 02, 2012

The ghost of Michael Jackson arrives to deliver some musical assistance to the preparation of black bean veggie burgers.


Black beans 16 Ounce
Jalapeno pepper 1 Medium
Red onion 1/2 Medium
Red bell pepper 1/4 Medium
Bread crumbs 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Vital wheat gluten 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Salt 1 Dash
Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm)
Cumin 1 Teaspoon
Olive oil 2 Tablespoon (Leveled) (as required)



1. Mash up black beans in a bowl.

2. Finely chop red onion, red bell pepper, de-seeded jalapeno pepper, and garlic. Mix these in.

3. Add bread crumbs, water, cumin, chili powder, and salt. Mix well.

4. Add 1/2 cup of vital wheat gluten, which will help to really hold the burgers together.


5. In a frying pan pour olive oil, form patties from mixture.

6. Cook the burgers at a medium-high heat until they start to crisp up.


7. Serve hot with Ketchup.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 5 Minutes
Ready In: 5 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 522Calories from Fat 65

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g10.8%

Saturated Fat 1 g5%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 82 mg3.42%

Total Carbohydrates 79 g26.3%

Dietary Fiber 18 g72%

Sugars 3 g

Protein 37 g74%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet