veggie burger


Definition of veggie burger

: a patty chiefly of vegetable-derived protein used as a meat substitute also : a sandwich containing such a patty

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MorningStar Veggie Burger at Burger King Made with a Garden Veggie patty and topped with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, pickles, ketchup, and mayo, no one will think this is a veggie burger. Sophia Caraballo, Woman's Day, "10 Fast-Food Options for Vegetarians," 17 Apr. 2019 Sunday Treat yourself to a brunch-worthy meal in the morning and a yummy veggie burger at night. Delia A. Hammock, M.s., Good Housekeeping, "A 7-Day, 1,300-Calorie Meal Plan," 10 Nov. 2014 This place also has veggie burgers, salads, mac and cheese, seasonal veggies and even cheese fondue served up with warm soft pretzels and apples. Fox News, "Best of Kansas City barbecue," 28 Oct. 2015 Sitting near a makeshift tailgate run by teachers from Webster Elementary in Mesa, Hamlett and Mary King watched as colleagues grilled hot dogs and veggie burgers, smoke rising above them. Lily Altavena, azcentral, "Day 3 of the teacher walkout: Educators at the Capitol dig in," 30 Apr. 2018 Black beans that are dried, ground in a food processor and mixed with flour, breadcrumbs and cheddar cheese make for an easy veggie burger that takes well to the grill. San Antonio Express-News, "Recipe: Easy Veggie Burgers," 21 May 2018 But don’t call it a veggie burger; Beyond Meat aims to create a product that looks, cooks, and tastes exactly like meat, but. . Elise Taylor, Vogue, "Karlie Kloss Has a Summer Barbecue with a Silicon Valley It Food," 8 Aug. 2018 Then in 1982 a restaurateur in London named Gregory Sams invented the veggie burger, and everything changed. Emily Dreyfuss, WIRED, "In Defense of the Vegan Hot Dog," 4 July 2018 There, folks line up for a veggie burger that, thankfully, doesn’t even try to taste like meat. Adina Steiman, WSJ, "A Cookbook Packed With Red-Blooded Vegetarian Fare," 31 May 2018

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1972, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of veggie burger

: a food that looks like a hamburger but that is made with vegetables instead of meat

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