Chickpea Aloo Burger

Every week my son craves to eat burger and I try to be creative with my burger patties to squeeze in extra nutrients. This week I tried Chickpeas and Aloo sliders and it was a big hit. The burger patties along with other ingredients tasted absolutely delicious and we are adding this recipe to our weekly menu.
I think this would be the perfect recipe to share for long weekend as everyone loves grilling during hot weather. The burger patties came together super quickly and I used some fun ingredients to add flavors to it. The patties can be made ahead of time and they freeze well for few weeks. This would be a perfect lunch box option for kids.
Lookout for a reels video on Instagram on how to make these.
I love to see you all recreate my recipe so if you do make it, please DM me.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Course barbecue, lunch, Snack
Cuisine Indian Fusion
Servings 3 people

Ingredients
  

Burger Patties

  • 1 can chickpeas mashed
  • 1 cup potatoes boiled and mashed
  • 1 tablespoon green chilies finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon ginger grated
  • 1/2 cup cilantro chopped
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 tsp red chili powder
  • 2 cloves garlic shredded
  • 3 tablespoon olive oil to cook the patties
  • salt as needed
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala

Assemble the Burger

  • 3-4 Burger Buns
  • 2 tbsp butter to heat the buns
  • 4 slices Kraft singles American cheese
  • 3-4 slices of tomatoes
  • 6-8 pieces of iceberg or butter of lettuce
  • 2 tablespoon Perinaise (can mix peri peri sauce and vegan mayo 50:50 ratio)
  • 2 tablespoon pickled onions (can slice onions and leave in vinegar for 20 minutes)
  • 3-4 pickled jalapenos
  • 6-8 toothpicks
  • ketchup as needed

Instructions
 

Burger Patties

  • Mash the potatoes and chickpeas and combine with salt, red chili powder, garam masala, green chilies, garlic, ginger, lime juice and chopped cilantro
  • Form 4 inch size round patties and cook it using oil on a flat pan
  • Store in an airtight container once cooled for 2 days

Assemble Burgers

  • Heat the Burger buns using butter on both sides on a grill and remove it
  • Apply Perinaise on both sides of the slider buns
  • Place lettuce on one side of the bun
  • Reheat the burger patties and add small piece of cheese on the patty, enough to cover the patty
  • Cover the patties until cheese has melted
  • Once the cheese has melted on the patty directly place it on the bun with lettuce
  • Place sliced tomatoes on each patty
  • Top it off with pickled onions
  • Cover with the top part of the burger bun
  • Insert a toothpick in the burger with pickled jalapeños attached on top
  • Serve with ketchup and Fries

Notes

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