06/05/2015 10:09 am ET | Updated Jun 05, 2016

6 Non-Beef Burgers So Good You Won't Miss a Thing

Claire Benoist

By The Editors of Epicurious

With some kitchen smarts and great flavors, you don't need beef for a good burger. Read on for 6 incredible burgers, minus the beef.

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Turkey burger haters, your days are numbered. You'll learn to love these turkey burgers with sun-dried tomato mayo.

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Genius burger idea: grill lamb burgers inside the pita. As the lamb cooks inside the pita, the fat will render into the bread.

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Problem: black bean burgers are either too stodgy or just dry. This pantry-raiding patty uses mayonnaise to solve the black bean conundrum.

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Banh mi, meet burger. This burger packs all of the banh mi's greatest flavors into a compact sandwich.

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Make your turkey burger a force to reckon with: add a fruity pomegranate molasses sauce, alfalfa sprouts, and creamy avocado for some jaw dropping texture.

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We're bugging out over bulgur burgers (try saying that four times fast). Where most grain-based burgers try (and fail) to replicate meat, this bulgur mix has a lot of bite.