"Panang" Beef Burger

Best served with a tangy Lemongrass Mayo

Easy

Mild

30 minutes

Ingredients   Servings: 4 burgers

Beef minced400g
Burger buns (sliced sideways)
4 pieces
Panang Curry Paste70g (1 sachet)
Sweet chilli sauce1 bottle
Lemongrass Dressing2 tbsp
Fish sauce1 tbsp
Rice vinegar2 tbsp
Tomatoes (sliced) 
2 pieces
Carrot (shredded)
150g
Cabbage (boiled and shredded)
150g
Spring onion (sliced)50g
 Mayonnaise 60g
Panko breadcrumbs60g 
Egg
1 piece 

Method

1. Make the quick-pickle carrots

Combine the shredded carrot with sliced spring onion in a bowl. Stir in the rice vinegar, fish sauce and cane sugar. 
Mix well, then set aside until ready to serve.

2. Prepare the lemongrass mayo

Mix mayonnaise and lemongrass dressing and set aside until ready to serve.

3. Form the patties

Combine the minced beef with the Panang curry paste in a bowl. 

Stir in 1 whole egg and then add then panko breadcrumbs. 

Using this mixture, form 4 thick burger patties.

4. Cook the burgers

In a pan heat 2 teaspoons of oil on medium-high heat until hot. Add the burgers and cook 3 to 5 minutes per side, or until browned and cooked through.

5. Toast the buns

Heat the pan until hot then add the buns so that the inside of the buns are facing the pan.
Toast 30 seconds to 1 minute, or until they turn a light brown colour.

6. Assemble the burgers & plate your dish

Spread the cabbage onto your buns. Place 1 slice of tomato and a cooked burger patty on top of the cabbage.
Next spread a generous amount of sweet chilli sauce and top with the quick-pickle carrots to add some tanginess to the burger. Serve lemongrass mayo on the side. Enjoy!