Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
Grind the nuts in a food processor to a fine meal consistency. Add the ground nuts, rice, chili powder, oregano, paprika, cayenne, salt and pepper into a mixing bowl and incorporate thoroughly. Form 8 to 10 patties with the mixture.
Sear the patties in olive oil and flip. Then put the patties into an oven-safe pan and place in the oven to brown the other side, 4 minutes.
Serve the nut burgers with the Pico de Gallo.
Add the cilantro, tomatoes, jalapenos, onion and lime juice into a mixing bowl and toss lightly. Season with salt and pepper.
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