Beet and Lentil Patties

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Appears in
The Kick Diabetes Cookbook

By Brenda Davis and Vesanto Melina

Published 2018

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Crunchy on the outside, chewy on the inside, these baked burgers can be eaten between romaine lettuce leaves or on a plate with a side of salad. They store well in the fridge or freezer.


  • ½ cup (125 ml) old-fashioned rolled oats
  • ½ cup (125


Put the oats and sunflower seeds in a food processor and pulse into a coarse meal. Transfer to a large bowl. Add the beets, flaxseeds, thyme, and fennel seeds and stir until well combined. Set aside.

Put the onion, mushrooms, garlic, and water in a medium skillet. Cover and cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until the vegetables are tender but not mushy, about 10 minutes. Let