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Salmon Burgers with Spicy Mayo

Salmon Burgers with Spicy Mayo

Ready in 15 minutes
Makes 4 servings


  • 4 green onions
  • 1 lb skinless salmon fillets
  • 1 Tbsps olive oil
  • 1 seedless English cucumber
  • 2 cups matchstick carrots
  • 1 cup coleslaw mix
  • 5 Tbsps chipotle mayonnaise, divided
  • 4 whole-grain hamburger buns


1. Thinly slice the green onions, separating the green and white parts. Add white parts to a food processor. Cut salmon into 1-inch chunks and add to food processor. Season with salt and pepper. Pulse until finely chopped but not pasty. Shape into 4 patties.

2. In a 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat the oil on medium-high. Add the patties and cook 3 minutes. per side, until desired doneness.

3. Meanwhile, thinly slice the cucumber. In a large bowl, combine the carrots, coleslaw mix, green parts of green onions, and 3 Tbsps mayonnaise. Season with salt.

4. Spread remaining 2 Tbsps mayonnaise on bottoms of buns and top with slices of cucumber, patties, slaw, and tops of buns. Serve any remaining slaw on the side.


For even more flavor, grate lemon zest into the salmon before pulsing and squeeze some of the juice into the slaw.


600 calories, 36g fat, 7g saturated fat, 69mg cholesterol, 533mg sodium, 39g carbohydrate, 6g fiber, 9g sugar, 32g protein