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RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Seeking a simple dinner? One that brings a little sweetness and a lot of savory? This one’s the jam for your next Meatless Monday or meatless any-day-of-the-week! Ingredients: makes 4 servings Olive oil 2-3 Walnut Burgers (crumbled and browned) 4 sweet potatoes... read more

RECIPE :: The Bombelette

Sometimes, you need that extra pick-me-up in the morning. A protein-packed breakfast to get you going and take you into the day with extra energy. This one is the bomb, literally. My kind of Meatless Monday morning. Ingredients: makes 2 servings Olive oil 5 eggs... read more

RECIPE :: Roasted Eggplant & Walnut Burger Linguini

When we’re searching for a savory, satisfying meal, we often reach for our friend, the eggplant. Heart-healthy, low in calories and fat free, this plant brings flavor and health to the chopping board. If you’re interested in learning more about all the... read more

RECIPE :: #MeatlessMonday Breakfast Tacos

In the wintertime, warmer breakfasts always make our days start out happier. This protein-packed recipe helps give you the energy to get after it, especially on a Monday morning. Try these tacos next time you’re craving a little extra kickstart in the A.M.!... read more

HAPPINESS :: Family Time

When the holidays roll in, it’s all about family time and food for us. When everyone’s in the same place at the same time, we relish in the moments and many of them end up huddled around the dinner table. For us, it’s all about getting a chance to... read more

RECIPE :: Winter Wild Rice with Walnut Burger

With a bite in the air and the holidays on the horizon, warm comforting foods are on the menu. For the first time, we put Walnut Burger and wild rice on the same plate, and to say the least: we were pleased. Fresh yet savory, we’re excited to share with you our... read more

RECIPE :: Spaghetti Squash Pasta

The season of shellacked vegetables and decorative gourds has arrived. When that crispy cool air blows in, all we crave are warm comfort-style foods. This recipe puts a healthy spin on a traditional pasta marinara, without sacrificing those savory, satisfying flavors.... read more

RECIPE :: Submarine Sandwich

Case of the Mondays? A sub sandwich will never let you down, especially this version! This Walnut Ball Sub is a quickie to whip up and it packs a big time flavor profile. Ingredients: 4 Walnut Balls (recipe here) Mozzarella cheese (1 slice) 1/4 cup Marinara sauce... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Quesadillas

Looking for one of the easiest, most satisfying recipes? Nosotros lo tenemos! Try our Walnut Burger Quesadillas with an Avo Tomato side salad – healthy, flavorful and such a wonderful end to the summertime meal. Ingredients: Makes 2 quesadillas 2 Walnut Burgers... read more

RECIPE :: The Perfect Midnight Snack

Sometimes you arrive home, it’s been a long day, maybe it’s midnight, and you’re still hungry. Well, we’ve created our favorite late-night snack that will crave that hunger and satisfy your tastebuds. Ingredients: 1-2 Walnut Burger patties... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Ball Salad

When the heat is on and the summer vibes abound, salads are a welcomed cool from the hot. Try this simple one for your next Meatless Monday, or meatless any-meal! It’s fresh and uber easy. Ingredients: (makes 2 salads) 4-6 Walnut Balls (recipe here) 2 Bowls... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Ball Pita Wrap

Recently, we got ambitious in the kitchen. In an effort to have some easy and quick food options around, we baked off a plethora of Walnut Balls, and freezed them. Now, they are ready and at our fingertips whenever we want to whip up a Walnut Ball creation. Today, our... read more

RECIPE :: Southwestern-Style Stuffed Peppers

For this week’s Meatless Monday, we threw in a little heat and a lot of our favorite southwestern-inspired flavors. This quick and simple recipe can be served as the main event (we suggest 2 peppers if these are the headliner), or be paired with your favorite... read more

ADVENTURE :: Star Gazing + Walnut Burger Tacos

“Dreams nourish the soul just as food nourishes the body. The pleasure of the search and of adventure feeds our dreams.” -Paulo Coelho We got away for a night of adventure camping under the stars this weekend. With no direction but the mountains, we found... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Spring Rolls

Maybe it’s an unlikely pairing, but we think spring rolls can be made using any ingredients that pack your favorite flavors. For today’s lunch, we got to rolling up our newest creation — with Walnut Burger please. Ingredients: (makes 4 rolls) 4 Rice... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger, Gone Greek

There’s something about Mediterranean-style cuisine that can brighten your day. Maybe it’s the lemon, or the garlic, or the use of lots of fresh flavors. With that in mind, we’ve recently come up with our newest #MeatlessMonday recipe and it’s... read more

RECIPE :: Classics Don’t Go Out Of Style

The weekend is upon us. At times, the best meals can come from going back to the basics. Stack a Walnut Burger on your favorite whole wheat bun / add some avocado, tomato, cucumbers and your favorite sauce. Sometimes, a throwback to the classics is exactly what your... read more

RECIPE :: Roasted Veg Salad

Often life’s never-ending  busyness is a blur, and when you finally get home to cook dinner, it seems daunting. One of our favorite perks of the Walnut Burger is how easy and versatile it is to cook.  Last night — when getting home after a local beach... read more

RECIPE :: Potluck Perfect Salad

Honoring and remembering those who have fought for our freedom, Memorial Day & every day. Potlucks in the sunshine have been a Memorial Day tradition for years. Thanks to our fan Lauren for sharing her weekend salad creation with us! We are getting hungry by the... read more

RECIPE :: Loaded Sweet Potato Fries

Inspired by the poutines of our Canadian neighbors to the north and the carne asada fries of our southwestern states, we’ve created a new meatless favorite :: Loaded Sweet Potato Fries :: with Walnut Burger of course! Perfect for a party or for a simple and... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Breakfast Stack

How did you start your #MeatlessMonday? For us, it was with a little twist on the typical breakfast sandwich. Basically, we dig Walnut Burgers so much, we ditched the muffin / bread and shifted our Walnut Burger to the outside of our morning sandwich…(which... read more

RECIPE :: #GoNuts for Cinco de Mayo

“If you really want to make a friend, go to someone’s house and eat with him… the people who give you their food give you their heart.” -Cesar Chavez For us, the 5th of May is a day to honor shared stories and experiences between Mexico and the US.... read more

ADVENTURE :: Earth Day, Every Day

“Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.” -Edward Abbey Still celebrating Earth Day, as we do everyday in Walnut Burger World. Thanks Mama and Papa Jenkins for instilling such a love and respect for Mother Nature within us! Where... read more

EATS :: Newfound Friends #GoNuts At Culture Brewing

The Walnut Burger made its first appearance at Culture Brewing Co in Ocean Beach this past month. As part of the Drewfoto March installation, we were able to serve up Walnut Burgers for the crowd, as they walked the tasting room to soak up some of Drew’s... read more

RECIPE :: The Classic Combo

Can’t go wrong with a stacked up sandwich like this :: Walnut Burger on Food for Life bread + homemade guacamole, spinach & tomato. Deeeeelish.   read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Shepherd’s Pie

Sam :: an avid outdoor enthusiast :: entered our #GoNuts for Meatless Monday Recipe Contest and was selected as a Runner Up! Whether it be climbing mountains, whitewater rafting, or working with Ridge to Rivers Trail System, Sam loves to be outside. He also loves a... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Enchiladas

Newlyweds Brittany and Brett entered our #GoNuts for Meatless Monday Recipe Contest and were selected as The Grand Prize Winners! As a graduate student studying nutrition, Brittany loves being in the kitchen and takes pride in serving up quality and flavorful... read more

RECIPE :: Walnut Burger Crepes

Mikaela of Ruth&Ragnar, and her daughter Milou entered our #GoNuts for Meatless Monday Recipe Contest and were selected as a Runner Up! As Mikaela tells us :: “This recipe is perfect for picky toddlers as you can ‘hide’ some lovely dark greens... read more