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Chipotle Beef Burgers

Refuel your mom-energy tank: Grill up this yummy protein powerhouse of a hamburger tonight

Chipotle Beef Burgers
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This Recipe:
Skill Level
Beginner
Serves
4
Start to Finish
15 to 20 minutes
Prep
5 minutes
Cook
10 to 15 minutes
Ingredients:

•   1 pound 88% lean ground beef**
•   1 teaspoon ground chipotle chili powder
•   1 can (4.5 ounce) chopped green chilies
•   ½ large ripe avocado
•   2 teaspoons finely chopped cilantro
•   ¼ teaspoon finely minced garlic
•   2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
•   4 whole-grain hamburger buns
•   4 large leaves romaine lettuce
•   4 large slices tomato

Directions:

1.   Combine ground beef (or soy patty) with chili powder and green chilies. Shape into 4 patties. Grill over medium heat, turning once, until beef burgers are 155° F to 160° F. (Cook soy patties according to package directions.) While burgers cook, mash avocado in small bowl and mix with cilantro, garlic and lime juice.

2.   Serve burgers on whole-grain buns topped with lettuce, tomato and avocado-lime spread.

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