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Flying Bison Burgers | Legend of Korra Inspired Recipes

The Starving Chef
Bison is sweeter than beef and as lean as chicken, so it’s healthy benefits are a huge factor in why bison is better.
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 45 mins
Course Fictional Feasts
Cuisine Avatar: The Last Airbender, Bison
Servings 4


  • 16 oz ground bison meat
  • ½ onion sliced
  • 8 mushrooms sliced
  • 1 jalapeno chopped
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • salt & pepper to taste


  • burger buns
  • lettuce
  • tomato slices
  • cheese slices
  • favorite condiments


  • In a large skillet over medium low heat, melt two tablespoons of butter then add the sliced onions. Caramelize the onions over about 30 minutes, stirring occasionally until the onions have browned and are tender. Remove from the pan.
  • In the same skillet, turn the heat up to medium then add the remaining butter, jalapeños, mushrooms. Saute until browned and softened.
  • Form the bison into four equal sized patties. Season with salt and pepper as desired. Heat a grill pan or grill to high and then set the burgers on the grill. Do not move the burgers for about 4-5 minutes to ensure perfect grill marks.
  • If using a grill pan, add a tablespoon of water to the pan and quickly cover the burgers to steam for 1-2 minutes. Then flip the burgers.
  • Let the burgers rest for a few minutes before serving. Top with the onions, mushrooms, and jalapenos, and other optional toppings like lettuce, tomatoes, and pickles. Serve right away and enjoy with your favorite Avatar!
Keyword burger, mushrooms
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