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Loco Moco Rice Burger

This fun twist on a Hawaiian classic reimagines the rice base and transforms it into crispy “buns” that get filled with all the classic components, like hamburger patties, sunny-side up eggs, and savory homemade mushroom gravy. So serve them for dinner, pretend you’re in Hawaii, and enjoy!

20 minutes

20 minutes

Ingredients

for 2 burgers

  • rice, leftover rice, to form "buns"
  • soy sauce
  • ¾ lb
    ground beef (340 g)
  • ⅓ cup
    onion, chopped (50 g)
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • ⅓ cup
    panko breadcrumbs (20 g)
  • 1 teaspoon
    worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon
    oyster sauce
  • 8 oz
    mushrooms, sliced (225 g)
  • 1 cup
    beef stock (270 mL)
  • 1 tablespoon
    cornstarch slurry, 1 Tbsp. of cornstarch dissolved in 1 Tbsp. of water
  • 2 eggs, sunny-side-up, optional
  • scallions, chopped, for garnish
    Calories 665
    Fat 34g
    Carbs 25g
    Fiber 1g
    Sugar 5g
    Protein 58g

Estimated values based on one serving size.

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Preparation

  1. Form “burger buns” with the leftover rice. Firmly pack rice into your desired thickness. Pan fry until both sides are lightly crisped. Brush soy sauce on both sides of the rice buns and continue to fry until it gets some color. Set aside.
  2. Form burger patties with ground beef, panko, onions, oyster sauce, Worcestershire sauce and garlic.
  3. Heat pan over medium. Fry patties to your desired doneness. Set aside.
  4. In the same pan, add mushrooms. Cook until soft. Pour in beef stock and soy sauce. Thicken with cornstarch slurry.
  5. Optional: If using eggs, preparing them sunny-side up or over easy will go well with this loco moco rice burger.
  6. Put the burger together. Start with the rice “bun,” then the beef patty, cover with gravy, top with an egg, sprinkle on some scallions, and top with another rice “bun.”
  7. Enjoy!
 

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