TJs Masala Burger: My version

Oh wow it is snowing today! We already have an inch of snow and the showers are not stopping! Wish it were Sunday tomorrow, so I could sit back and enjoy it the snow, but alas that won’t happen. We may have delays but nothing major to result in a holiday!

Today I have a recipe for ya. TJs Masala burger is quite the popular burger in the blog world. It’s vegan, soy free and one burger that is super tasty.

Here I present my version of this master piece.

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Ingredients:

  • 3 medium potatoes boiled and mashed
  • 1 cup of frozen mixed veggies mashed
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat bread crumbs (If you want to make gluten free you can use oats or rice flour)
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro
  • Spices: 1/2 tsp turmeric powder, 1/2 tsp paprika, 1/2 tsp garam masala powder
  • 1 T lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1/4 tsp sugar

Directions:

  • Mash all the veggies, spices, bread crumbs, lemon juice and seasonings.
  • Form into patties.
  • Cook on a grill or skillet.

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It may not taste exactly like the TJs version but they were pretty close and damn tasty!

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No grocery shopping this morning hence the breakfast was plain with yogurt + last nights cookie dough ball + unsweetened coconut+ butterscotch chips.

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Dinner: I made some yummy pav bhaji today with salad (Spinach, romaine, carrots, cukes, bread and butter pickle and balsamic vinaigrette)

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Workout: None..I was supposed to go to the gym today but it was snowing so didn’t  happen 😉

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Question:

Your favorite breakfast?

Since I really don’t have a particular question in mind, I would love to know your birthday. My birthday is on February 2 and this time I’ll be celebrating it with my family in India..Yay!

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About Priyanka

My blog is my attempt to change myself for good and incorporate some great habits by deriving inspiration from my fellow bloggers. This blog is a log of my eating habits,my everyday life, my activity profile,the motivation I want from others and also other ramblings.

Posted on December 12, 2010, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 10 Comments.

  1. lol i just wrote up tomorrows post and asked the same question =) love talking breakfast! You’ll get to see my fav if you stop on by tomorrow =) but i’ll give you a hint — it, like all my fav foods, has lots of veggies in it! woot! ❤

    This veggie burger looks so tasty! I vowed not to by processed fake meats ever again… The goal is to make my own veggie burgers and with this recipe… it's totally happening! thanks girl!

    xoXOxo
    Jenn @ Peas & Crayons

  2. What a yummy post! Loved the simple recipe. I am not a breakfast person however..a bowl of cereal works for me. Even I am going to be celebrating my bday with my family in India this time!Yayyy! I can understand the feeling 🙂
    You into genome sciences? Cool!!

  3. Thats exciting to know your going to India to spend family time, especially around your birthday, lucky you Priyanka 🙂
    My birthday is January 31st although we have a run of birthdays from now to Feb in our family starting with my Mom’s birthday yesterday. Good times. Love this time of year. Enjoy the snow.

  4. Oh wow, I love that your birthday is Feb 2! My brother’s is the 3rd and my dad’s is the 4th. I’m on my way to knowing someone for every day in February 😉

    That burger looks fantastic, and I’m so glad you made up a version, as there’s no TJs in Australia!

  5. WOW- those burgers look perfect! What a great combo!!

    Favorite breakfast- scrambled eggs 🙂

    Birthday: September 2

  6. umm…..HOLY DELICIOUS! those burgers looks fantastic!

  7. Your burgers look fantastic! I’m definitely going to give them a try. My favorite breakfast is anything involving oats! 🙂

  8. Oh I’ve never seen that burger before but your recipe looks amazing! Do you eat it just like a regular burger?

  9. I definitely go through phases with breakfast. Like, I ate Apple Cobbler Overnight Oats for a couple of weeks straight over the summer. And lately, I had been craving egg sammies in the morning for no real reason. Today? A hot oatmeal phase begins.

    Go figure.

  10. Yum! My husband and I love the Trader Joe’s Masala burgers! We’ll have to try your version one of these days. 🙂

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