Veggie Burgers w/Buter Beans

  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped jalapeno pepper
  • 6 saltine crackers, crushed
  • 1 egg, beaten         
  • 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil

    Directions
  1. In a medium bowl, mash butter beans. Mix in onion, jalapeno pepper, crushed crackers, egg, cheese, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Divide into 4 equal parts, and shape into patties.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat; use more or less oil to reach 1/4 inch in depth. Fry patties until golden, about 5 minutes on each side.