These yummy burgers take minutes to make and are a million times better than anything you can buy in the shops. Fresh, fragrant herbs and spices such as coriander, ginger and garam masala add a warm Asian feel.


  • 450g/1lb lean beef mince

  • 1 onion, peeled and grated

  • 10ml/2tsp garlic paste or 2 large garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped

  • 10ml/2tsp fresh root ginger, peeled and finely chopped

  • 15ml/1tbsp garam masala

  • 5ml/1tsp turmeric

  • Salt and freshly milled black pepper

  • 15-30ml/1-2tbsp freshly chopped coriander

  • Mango Salsa:

  • 1 ripe mango, peeled, stoned and finely chopped

  • 1 small red onion, peeled and finely chopped

  • 1 red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped, optional

  • 30ml/2tbsp freshly chopped mint

  • 15ml/1tbsp freshly chopped coriander

  • Grated rind and juice of 1 lime


  • 1.

    In a large, shallow bowl mix all the burger ingredients together.

  • 2.

    Using slightly damp hands shape the mixture into 4 x 9cm (3½inch burgers). Cover and chill for 20 minutes.

  • 3.

    To make the salsa, mix all the salsa ingredients together in a large bowl, cover and set aside in a cool place, but not the refrigerator.

  • 4.

    Cook the burgers on a prepared barbecue or preheated grill for 6-8 minutes on each side until cooked and any meat juices run clear.

  • 5.

    Serve the burgers in mini naans with the salsa.

Nutritional information

Nutritional analysis per serving (4 servings)

  • Energy 289kj
  • Fat Total 12g
  • Saturated Fat 4g
  • Protein 24g
  • Carbohydrate 21g
  • Sugar 13g
  • Sodium 592mg

Note: The information shown is Edamam's estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist's advice.

Powered by

Like this recipe? Subscribe to our newsletter to get more recipes like this delivered striaght to your inbox.

By registering you agree to our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Privacy Notice

Metric Converter

Tell us what you think in the comments below


Sign Out

Click to Rate

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

0 0 0 0 0
Average Rating
0 comments • 0 ratings