Carrington Farms’ Flax Burger

Carrington Flax BurgerToday, September 18th, is National Cheeseburger Day. Here to offer up a healthy spin on the traditional burger/cheeseburger, is a recipe from our friends at Carrington farms that is perfect for end-of-summer potlucks, cookouts or picnics. By incorporating Carrington Farms Organic Milled Flax Seeds into the burger patty, Carrington’s flax burger packs a powerful nutritional punch, rich in omega-3s, omega-6s, fiber and lignans.

Flax Burger
by Carrington Farms

Prep time:  about 15 minutes

  • 1 pound thawed ground beef, lean ground turkey or bison, veal or your favorite meat
  • 2 Tbsp finely chopped onion
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 2 Tbsp Carrington Farms Organic Milled flaxseed
  • 2 Tbsp water
  • 3/4 cup soft bread crumbs (1 slice of bread)
  • 1 beaten egg
  • 1 Tbsp mustard
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • 4-6 hamburger buns


  1. Mix together meat, onion, garlic, flax and bread crumbs
  2. Lightly beat water and egg together and add to mixture. Add mustard, salt and pepper
  3. Cook on a grill or stove top until no pink remains (about 12 mins)
  4. Optional cheeseburgers: top with slice of your choice of cheese at end of cooking and grill or broil for about 1 min

Makes 4 -3/4 inch thick patties or 6 -1/2 inch thick patties

About Carrington Farms
Carrington Farms is dedicated to providing the absolute highest quality products to the consumer in search of a healthy way of life. With a 14 year history of developing healthy consumer packaged goods in vibrant packaging, Carrington Farms has become recognized by the health conscious consumer as the brand of choice in presenting ‘Healthy foods for a Healthy Soul’. Carrington Farms welcomes the individual focused on quality of life and longevity to a world of innovative health food products featuring exceptional quality and delicious flavors in your quest for a satisfying Healthy Living experience. All Carrington Farms products are certified organic, Star-K Kosher, gluten-free and non-GMO. From the pure whole seed flax to the chia blends and cold-pressed organic extra virgin coconut oil, all of Carrington Farms’ vitamin and mineral-full health food products are a great way to start adding a little more nutrition to your everyday life. For more information, please visit

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