lamb burgers with greens & avocado lime dressing

lamb burger ingredients (from

  • fresh ground lamb, about 1.5 pounds
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tsp ground coriander
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • kosher salt and ground black pepper to taste

avocado lime dressing ingredients

  • 1 avocado
  • juice of 1 lime
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp butter olive oil
  • 1 tbsp garlic olive oil
  • 1 tbsp corriander chutney
  • salt & pepper to taste

salad ingredients

  • greens (our supply was fairly bereft … some arugula and spinach)
  • two hard boiled eggs
  • thinly sliced cucumber
  • thinly sliced tomato
  • crispy bacon bits
  • green olives
  • orange slices

method for burgers

combine the ground lamb and spices in a bowl. incorporate thoroughly. form into burger patties and cook in cast iron fry pan.

method for dressing

combine avocado, lime juice, olive oils, chutney, salt and pepper in a  food processor. process until blended and smooth.

method for salad

toss greens, cucumbers and bacon.

arrange on plate along with sliced egg, sliced tomato and orange segments.

top with dressing. add fresh ground pepper to taste.