Chilli Con Carne Burgers October 26, 2010 09:27

Chilli - BurgersAn easy dish to prerpare and very tasty! Ingredients ½  onion, finely chopped 1 cloves garlic, finely chopped plus a little extra for the dip ¼ tsp red chilli powder 1 tsp tomato puree 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp paprika powder 250g good quality beef mince 400g kidney beans, drained and rinsed and roughly chopped Salt and pepper ½ carrot, grated 1 tbsp breadcrumbs Handful of chives, chopped 100ml soured cream Olive oil for frying Flour for coating


  • Sweat the onion and the garlic in a little oil in a frying pan, then add the mince and brown over moderate heat. Leave to cool slightly.
  • Add the dried spices and herbs to the mixture add the tomato puree and the breadcrumbs and the roughly chopped beans.
  • Add some seasoning.
  • Shape in to 8 burgers and cover in a little flour.
  • Heat some oil in the pan and shallow fry until golden on each side. Mix the chives, a little garlic and soured cream together in a separate dish/ramekin.