Gawk at the unholy burger combinations of PornBurger.
(disclaimer: not at all porn, but NSIH --Not Safe If Hungry)
The Bob's Burgers Experiment
is a blog that documents one guy's ongoing attempt to devise recipes for and cook every pun-laden Burger of the Day
featured on the show.
The Midnight Show
riffs on Twilight
and advertises cars
and teaching us how to love our dogs
, but not our children
. Most importantly they keep us safe with their PSAs
In-N-Out vs. Five Guys vs. Shake Shack:
a careful comparison of three hamburger heavyweights. (Previously
Linda's dad is not an adventurous eater. Linda's dad likes hamburgers
Linda doesn't want to cook the same thing for her dad every night. So, Linda decides to introduce her dad to new foods through inventing a NEW hamburger recipe for every country in the world. 192 United Nations recognized countries.
Using ingredients inspired by the cuisine of each country
but relatively available in most U.S. grocery stores. Enter...the hearty Australian
. The piquant Azerbaijan
. The sweet and spicy Afghanistan
. Each recipe invented for and tested out on Linda's dad. [more inside]
, hamburgers in which the meat has been supplemented with bread, meal, or crackers for filler, come from a triangular region that cuts across northern Alabama, northern Mississippi, and southern Tennessee and roughly corresponds with the Tennessee Valley
. They're called slugburgers in Moulton, Alabama
; Decatur, Alabama
; and Corinth, Mississippi
; doughburgers in Tupelo, Mississippi
; and breadburgers in Cullman, Alabama
. This regional take on the hamburger became popular during the Great Depression
, when the price of meat made it necessary to use fillers to extend supply. Though the exact origin of the term is disputed, it is most commonly held that Slugburgers got their name from the coin used to pay for them: when each burger cost 5¢, you could pay for one with a nickel which was then also called a slug. Corinth, Mississippi, has held an annual Slugburger Festival
since 1988. Take a photographic tour
of the Slugburger Trail. [more inside]
Every once in a while in the busy urban working environment, the boss buys hamburgers for everyone from Five Guys. [more inside]
. Our Meat... Your Mouth.(via)
Opening a restaurant is not an easy way to get rich, but for 36 year old Lovie Yancey, an African American woman living in Southern Califoria in 1947, the gamble paid off. As founder of the Fatburger chain
(warning - audio), Lovie is remembered as the creator of arguably the greatest hamburger in a nation obsessed with hamburgers. Lovie passed away Jan 26, at 96 years of age
, and even if you're not a fan of her burgers, take a moment in tribute to a remarkable woman.
With a grand prize of $50,000, the Build a Better Burger Contest
is the biggest hamburger recipe contest in the world; with the upcoming contest being judged on Sept 29th, you can take a moment to stroll through hamburger history, with recipes for all 17 years worth of prizewinners
. Not enough burger for you? Then try making any of the 10 runner ups from 2005 & 2006
. Still more, you demand? Peruse the database of over 5,000 contest entries
broken out by category, even the most jaded burgermeister is sure to find something original & delicious to try.
McDonald's UK goes Web 2.0 with a site
answering user's questions. Apparently, all of them.
And you thought Hootie had sold out already.
Onion hula-hoops, burgers growing on trees, and lots of suggestive sauce licking. [via]
The Origin of the Hamburger (npr.org).
A restaurant named Louis' Lunch
lays claims to the original hamburger. Dick's Drive-In
has some of the best hamburgers and fries in Seattle. At the Beacon Drive-In
in Spartanburg, SC you can get your burger served "a-plenty," meaning hidden under a generous pile of onion rings and fries. What's your favorite burger? Or has the recent beef recall
got you down?
Four best hamburgers
in this survey includes a place
about a mile from my house, and yeah they're great there. It also shows one in NY, one in LA and one in New Orleans - are these the same four you see or are they showing me a place in my town because they know where I am? Mmmm ... hamburgers.