Meat-free burger in a bun with gherkin 'tongue' sticking out and olives on cocktail sticks stuck into the top bread bun for eyes

Meat-Free Halloween Monster Burgers

15 mins


  • 4 burger buns (charcoal or beetroot adds spooky variety)
  • 2 packs Meatless Farm burgers
  • 2 large gherkins, finely sliced lengthways
  • Tomato ketchup
  • Mayonnaise
  • 1 pack cheese slices
  • 2 large tomatoes, sliced
  • Lettuce, sliced
  • 8 pimento stuffed green¬† olives
  • 8 cocktail sticks


  1. Remove cheese slices and cut a jagged edge to look like teeth.
  2. On the bottom bread bun, spread some mayonnaise, followed by the lettuce and tomatoes.
  3. Remove burgers from packaging, add a tablespoon of oil to a pan on a medium heat, add the burgers and cook for 3-4 minutes turning occasionally
  4. Once burger is cooked place on top of the lettuce and tomatoes. Add a slice of gherkin hanging over the burger for its tongue, and the jagged cheese for its mouth. Squirt tomato ketchuo along the jagged part of the cheese and then top with the burger bun lid.
  5. Poke two cocktail sticks through the burger bun lid and place an olive on each stick for eyes.


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