+ Moroccan Lamb Burgers with a Mint Feta Dressing

Moroccan Lamb Burgers with a Mint Feta Dressing

With Australia Day approaching, I thought I’d share a recipe that’s easy enough for the kids to get involved and make, and one the whole family will love. These Moroccan Lamb Burgers can be pre-made and are great cooked on the BBQ.

You can also use this mince mix to make little meatballs to include in the school lunch.

Ingredients:

Burger ingredients:
500 grams of lamb mince
1 clove garlic, crushed
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1 teaspoon garam masala
1 teaspoon smoked paprika
Zest one lemon, finely grated
Sea salt and black pepper, to taste

Mint feta dressing ingredients:
100 grams feta cheese, crumbled
2 tablespoons full-fat natural or Greek yoghurt
A handful fresh mint leaves, finely chopped
½-1 teaspoons harissa paste (optional)

For the burger patties:

  1. In a large mixing bowl or food processor, simply mix all of the burger ingredients together until they are well combined (TMX reverse, speed 2-3, using the spatula to push down).
  2. Form into burger patties and cook immediately or refrigerate to cook later, either  on the BBQ or in a frypan.

For the Mint and Feta dressing:

  1. Blend the feta, yoghurt, and mint together until well combined (TMX – chop mint 5 sec, speed 6. Add the rest of the ingredients and blend 5 sec, speed 3-4)
  2. Swirl through the harissa (optional).

Serve

  • the lamb patty on a sourdough roll with salad and the mint and feta dressing
  • or for gluten and grain free, serve in a lettuce cup or between two grilled field mushrooms

Variations
Dairy-free
Substitute the feta and yoghurt with homemade or whole-egg mayonnaise.

 

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  • Claire

    These have become a Sunday night regular at our house. Husband does the cooking & leftover patties go into Monday’s lunchbox – win, win.

    • We did exactly that this week, glad you all enjoy them Claire. G x

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