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Pumpkin and Lentil Burger



8 portion(s)


  • 600 g pumpkin, cut into cubes
  • 1 onion, cut in half
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1 heaped tablespoon cummin powder
  • 50 g Roasted Cashews
  • 150 g brown lentils, (they call them green lentils for some reason)
  • 8 sprigs parsley, a handful
  • 150 g breadcrumbs
  • 1 tablespoon tahini
  • 2 eggs
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • olive oil for frying


  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • beetroot relish
  • sour cream
  • Lettuce, Leaves


  • turkish or foccacia, the Italian Onion Bread from My Way of Cooking is perfect

Recipe's preparation

    Cook lentils and pumpkin (takes 30 mins)
  1. Place 1 litre of water in the Thermomix bowl and place lentils in the basket. Place the pumpkin in the Varoma. Cook for 30 mins at Varoma temperature speed 2.

    Tip water out before continuing with next step.

  2. Place onions, garlic, parsley and cashews into bowl and chop speed 7 for 6 seconds.

  3. Mix all ingredients together on speed 5 for 20 seconds (or until they are all mixed together)

  4. Heat frypan and drop large spoonfuls onto the pan and flatten into patties. Cook until golden brown and warmed through. Serve with turkish bread (or make some Italian Onion Bread from My Way of Cooking - too easy) sour cream, avocado, some lettuce and beetroot relish.


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To get a consistant size and shape use a measuring cup to scoop out the mix (wet it first so the mix doesn't stick)

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