Tasty, fiber-rich broccoli burgers will be your new favorite way to eat and enjoy one of the healthiest vegetables around
Looking for a nutritious, flavorful meal that’s sure to please? Look no further than the broccoli burger! This delicious veggie-packed burger is packed with vitamins and nutrients, plus it’s easy to make and and tastes amazing. Not only are these burgers tasty, but they’re also high in fiber and rich in vitamins A and C. It’s an easy way to get your daily dose of healthy veggies that’s a bit more fun than a bowl of roasted broccoli. And if you want to bump up the flavor even more add some shredded carrots or diced jalapeño peppers for extra zing.
These easy, delicious and fiber-rich broccoli burgers will be your new go-to veg recipe that absolutely everyone will love! So, forget about steaming and roasting for a sec and try this new method on for size. And don’t just limit these to burgers; make them a bit smaller, give them a quick smash and enjoy some easy appetizer broccoli fritters or even mold them into smaller broccoli tots. The possibilities are endless, which is especially great for people who “don’t like vegetables.”
As far as nutritional benefits, broccoli is packed with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. In fact, one cup of broccoli has as much vitamin C as an orange. It also offers a good amount of calcium, iron, potassium and zinc, which means it’s great for the cold winter season coming up. So, give your taste buds something new to explore and try making a broccoli burger today!
Why You’ll Love It
As I’m sure most of you here know, I believe in the power of predominantly whole food meals made at home and with love. Eating this way feels best in my body and has helped so many women find peace with food without dieting or heavy restriction. I understand that this requires some degree of time, effort and money. Thankfully, most of my recipes are fairly easy and don’t require an insane amount of ingredients. They are also relatively inexpensive. For example, below is the cost breakdown for this recipe based on current prices in Austin, Texas. My intention in sharing this is to show how much more cost effective it is to make healthy foods at home. As always, please reach out with any questions. I am always here to help!
3 heads of broccoli: $8.97
3 pasture raised eggs: $1.59
⅓ cup whole wheat flour: $0.10
½ cup mozzarella: $0.87
1 tsp garlic oil, or 3 cloves minced: $0.18
3 tbsp chopped garlic: $0.54
1 tsp onion powder: $0.24
Total Cost: $12.49
What You’ll Need
|3 heads of broccoli, steamed and chopped|
|3 pasture raised eggs, whisked well|
|⅓ cup whole wheat flour|
|½ cup mozzarella, shredded or chopped|
|1 tsp garlic oil, or 3 cloves minced|
|3 tbsp chopped garlic|
|1 tsp onion powder|
|1 tsp salt|