These beet quinoa burgers are the perfect, healthy combination of veggies and quinoa. I love vegetables. Not only eating them, I love everything about them. I love their colors, shapes and flavors. And some times I want vegetables to be the central part of my plate. Not just a side dish. I also love quinoa. Did you know that quinoa is actually a seed not a grain? Anyway, quinoa is easy to prepare, has slightly nutty flavor and is super healthy.You are gonna get great beet quinoa burgers with this recipe. High in fiber and protein, low in calories and rich in flavor, they are a delicious meatless dish. They are gluten free and vegetarian which is perfect for Meatless Mondays. But as it goes with a gluten free burger, these are very delicate so handle them carefully. Are you looking for more recipes to spice up your Meatless Mondays? Check out this easy recipe for vegan quinoa stuffed peppers. Beet Quinoa Burgers 2014-04-21 18:43:30 Serves 3 Write a review Save Recipe Print Prep Time 10 min Cook Time 30 min Total Time 40 min Prep Time 10 min Cook Time 30 min Total Time 40 min Ingredients ½ cup quinoa 1 cups water 1 egg, whisked 3 oz feta cheese, crumbled 1/2 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 3 oz fresh beet, grated 2 tbsp fresh parsley, chopped 1/2 cup rolled oats 1 teaspoon olive oil plus 2 tbsp olive oil for frying ground pepper to taste Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Place the quinoa in a fine-mesh strainer, and rinse well under cold water. Soak before use for 10 minutes. Drain well and place in a heavy bottom pot. Add 1 cup water and bring to the boil. Cover, simmer and cook for approximately 15-20 minutes or until all the water has been absorbed. Use a fork to fluff up the quinoa. In a medium bowl combine the quinoa, egg, feta cheese, onion, garlic, parsley, oats, salt, pepper. Mix it well. Divide the mixture into six balls. Flatten the balls. Handle them delicately. Heat 2 tbsp olive oil in a large pan. Add the burgers and cook for 5 minutes each side or until golden. Serve with your favorite buns, veggies and toppings. So Good Blog http://www.sogoodblog.com/ SummaryRecipe NameBeet Quinoa Burgers Published On 2014-06-04Preparation Time 00:10Cook Time 00:30 Total Time 00:40Average Rating 5 Based on 3 Review(s) The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Zorica L. Nutella lover, coffee addict and a dreamer in love with photography Latest posts by Zorica L. (see all) Pesto pasta salad - July 28, 2014 Chicken and Gnocchi soup - July 26, 2014 How to make the Perfect Roast Beef in the Oven - July 25, 2014 Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current day month ye@r * Leave this field empty * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.