product review

Qrunch: Quinoa-Based Veggie Burgers!

A few months ago I was contacted by Qrunch to review some of their newer, quinoa-based (and GF) veggie burgers. With the amount of veggie burger options available at the grocery store, it was pretty refreshing to see something different – something that wasn’t gluten or black bean based.


I chose to pick up the Green Chile, Sweet Curry, and Original flavors. The other variety, Spicy Italian, had been the feature of some dinners in the past and I did enjoy it. It is SPICY, though! So, be prepared!
The other flavors were also tasty, as well as versatile. Not knowing quite how to dress a veggie burger with Indian spices, I added some simple ketchup, mustard, and spinach to the Sweet Curry patty and was impressed by how well the sweetness and depth of the curry flavors mixed with the traditional burger condiments.
The Green Chile flavor was also very pleasant (and not as spicy as the Spicy Italian!). This patty would be tasty with guacamole and salsa on top. The Original patties were mild enough that one could experiment with all sorts of toppings.
The texture of the patties is different from other veggie burgers, in that they aren’t as chewy as some other patties and they tend to fall apart quickly (which I don’t mind). My only complaint would be that the patties can be pretty dry once they’re cooked, and so sauces and dressings are really needed to increase the moisture level while getting one’s nom on.
Overall, Qrunch burgers are definitely worth giving a try! The complexity in flavors are quite impressive and the burgers are, for sure, tasty. Thanks, Qrunch!

2 thoughts on “Qrunch: Quinoa-Based Veggie Burgers!

  1. Hi Vegan Noms,

    We have just sent you a message through email regarding our project.

    We one of the biggest recipe search engine in United States and in the world, would like to invite your blog to be featured on our site and make your recipes available to many people.

    If you like it, you can join
    through this link

    This is one way to share your recipes to the world and it can also help you to increase your blog traffic.
    Full information has been sent to your email.

    Have a good day!

    Kind regards,


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s