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Grilled Eggplant Burger with Halloumi

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Take a break from the dry bean patty of a veggie burger. This Grilled Eggplant Burger with Halloumi is full of Italian flavors and caramelized characters. You can easily grill them inside and enjoy this chewy, ‘meaty’ burger!
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Take a break from the dry bean patty of a veggie burger. This Grilled Eggplant Burger with Halloumi is full of Italian flavors and caramelized characters. You can easily grill them inside and enjoy this chewy, ‘meaty’ burger!
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Ingredients

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Servings:
4
Serves 4

Pesto Aioli

3 cloves
Garlic , minced
2 Tbsp
Lemons , juiced
2 Tbsp
Pine Nuts
1/4 cup
1 tsp
1/2 cup
Vegetable Oil

Grilled Eggplant

1
Large Eggplant
1/2 Tbsp
1/2 Tbsp
Balsamic Vinegar
1/2 tsp
Ground Cumin
1/2 tsp
Garlic Powder
1 tsp

For Serving

4 oz
Halloumi Cheese
1
Large Tomato , sliced
1/4 head
Lettuce
4
Buns , toasted
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Nutrition Per Serving

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CALORIES
694
FAT
58.7 g
PROTEIN
15.2 g
CARBS
31.9 g

Cooking Instructions

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Step 1
Using a food processor or immersion blender, combine Fresh Basil Leaves (1/2 cup) , Garlic (3 cloves) , Lemons (2 Tbsp) , Pine Nuts (2 Tbsp) , Salt (1 tsp) , Ground Black Pepper (1 tsp) , and Olive Oil (1/4 cup) .
Step 2
Add the Eggs (2) . Process until sauce thickens slightly, about 1-3 minutes.
Step 3
Stream in Vegetable Oil (1/2 cup) until sauce thickens. Set aside and refrigerate until ready to use.
Step 4
Cut Eggplant (1) into 1-inch thick rounds.
Step 5
In a large bowl, combine Olive Oil (1/2 Tbsp) , Balsamic Vinegar (1/2 Tbsp) , Ground Cumin (1/2 tsp) , Garlic Powder (1/2 tsp) , Ground Black Pepper (1 tsp) , and Salt (1 tsp) together.
Step 6
Toss eggplant in the mixture to coat.
Step 7
Slice the Halloumi Cheese (4 oz) into 1/2-inch thick slices.
Step 8
Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat. Once hot, cook the eggplant for 6 minutes on each side.
Step 9
In the same pan grill, cook the cheese for 2 minutes on each side or until grill marks appear.
Step 10
Assemble the burger. Spread aioli on 2 halves of a burger Buns (4) . On the bun, stack eggplant, halloumi, and top with Tomato (1) and Lettuce (1/4 head) .
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Nutrition Per Serving
Calories
694
% Daily Value*
Fat
58.7 g
75%
Saturated Fat
31.1 g
156%
Trans Fat
0.0 g
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Cholesterol
119.5 mg
40%
Carbohydrates
31.9 g
12%
Fiber
3.7 g
13%
Sugars
6.2 g
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Protein
15.2 g
30%
Sodium
1861.8 mg
81%
Vitamin D
0.5 µg
2%
Calcium
321.4 mg
25%
Iron
3.1 mg
17%
Potassium
282.7 mg
6%
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