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Southwest Black Bean Burger Sandwich Recipe
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Southwest Black Bean Burger Sandwich Recipe

Be a dinnertime hero with this meal-in-a-sandwich that will win you applause. A black bean burger is topped with cheddar cheese, jalapeño pepper and olives, and then it's tucked into a bun along with salsa-and-ranch-dressed salad.

Prep Time (min): 10
Total Time (min): 10
Servings 1


  • 2 teaspoons dry ranch dressing mix
  • 2 teaspoons salsa
  • 1/2 cup shredded romaine lettuce
  • 1 Morningstar Farms® Spicy Black Bean Veggie Burgers
  • 2 tablespoons finely shredded, reduced-fat sharp cheddar cheese (about 1/2 oz.)
  • 1 tablespoon seeded and thinly sliced jalapeño pepper
  • 1 tablespoons pitted and sliced black olives
  • 1 hamburger bun or whole wheat hamburger bun, split and toasted (about 1 1/2 oz.)
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh cilantro (optional)


1. In small bowl stir together salad dressing and salsa. Toss with lettuce. Set aside.

2. Micro-cook MORNINGSTAR FARMS® Spicy Black Bean burger according to package directions, except after turning burger top with cheese, jalapeño pepper and olives. Continue micro-cooking according to package directions.

3. Top bun bottom with lettuce mixture and burger. Sprinkle with cilantro (if desired). Add bun top.