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#Burgerfail

I figure since I’ve posted so often over the years about all the great burgers I’ve made, I should post when I screw it up, too. Tonight’s “bright” idea was to caramelize the onions with bacon in the pan. I mean, right? Caramelized bacon and onions sounds like something they’ll have on the menu in […]

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Burger #3 – The Macapeno (and the cooking process)

This thing of beauty and deliciousness will be the third burger on the menu when I get around to opening my own burger joint … someday. Maybe I’ll call it “Macapeno” or something like that. It’s a burger covered in mac-and-cheese and grilled jalapeno peppers, all sitting on top of a chipotle mayo. DELICIOUS!!! This […]

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The Perfect Burger, Non-Bacon Edition

This is my Blistering Garlic Ranch Burger. I wish you all could’ve tasted this thing of beauty that I made a few nights ago, because it’s the best burger I’ve ever made. I’ve been tweaking this same burger for the past month or two, and finally got it to perfect burger status. What You Need […]

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My Latest Burger Experiment: Syrup

I haven’t posted about it in a while, but I’m still trying to make the perfect burger. I’ve got several different burgers that I make and love — one with jalapeno peppers for when I want some extra zing, one with bacon and ranch dressing, one with barbecue sauce, etc. But my latest experiment might […]

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Happy National Cheeseburger Day

Yes, September 18 is National Cheeseburger Day in the U.S. (I think every day should be celebrated that way, but anyway….) Here’s how I celebrated: I tried to follow the suggestions in this awesome article about burger smashing, but my patty was much bigger than what it recommends, so my burger ended up being a […]

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Jalapeno BBQ Burger

Made my latest burger creation on Tuesday night. This one was really good. It’s a Jalapeno BBQ Burger on a fresh kaiser roll. I used a fajita spice rub on the meat to go along with the little jalapeno slices on top. Put a light coating of my favorite spicy mustard (from Country Mercantile) on […]

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