Dinner

Sweet Earth Mediterranean Burger with Tahini and Fresh Veggies

Sweet Earth Mediterranean Burger with Tahini and Fresh Veggies
Level
Easy
Prep
10 minutes
Cook
5 minutes
Servings
Makes 2 servings
EXPERIENCE THE FLAVORS OF THE MIDDLE-EAST

• Vegan recipes do not use any ingredients of animal origin including eggs, dairy, or honey.
• Recipes are vegan when prepared with the specified ingredients.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 package (6 ounces) SWEET EARTH Enlightened Foods Mediterranean Veggie Burgers
  • 1/4 cup tahini
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Salt and ground black pepper to taste
  • Water to thin (add 1 tablespoon at a time)
  • 2 whole wheat buns
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 2 lettuce leaves
  • 1 cucumber, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, diced
  • 1 red onion, thinly sliced
  • Handful of mint
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese

MAKE IT

Step 1
Cook the burgers according to package directions. There are oven and skillet cooking options.
Step 2
Combine tahini, lemon juice, garlic, salt, pepper and water in a bowl or jar and mix well. It may take some effort to incorporate the tahini in the liquid, be gentle and it will all come together.
Step 3
Drizzle the inside of each bun with 1 tablespoon olive oil. Place in a toaster oven and toast until slightly browned.
Step 4
Spread a generous amount of tahini dressing over the inside of the buns. Top the bottom buns with lettuce, burger, sliced cucumber, diced tomatoes and onion. Top with mint, feta and bun.