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Carl's Jr. Western Bacon Cheeseburger

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Carl's Jr. Western Bacon Cheeseburger
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Carl's Jr. Western Bacon Cheeseburger

Here’s a little trivia for you: Did you know that the WBCB (yes, it has a nickname) comes in three sizes (single, double, and the six-dollar version)? And that about 32 million combined were sold last year? Zac Efron and Padma Lakshmi just might — Efron said he "absolutely loves" them and Lakshmi starred in the commercial back in 2009. Here’s the recipe for the six-dollar version.  

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1
Servings
1022
Calories Per Serving

Ingredients

  • Vegetable oil or cooking spray, for the grill
  • 1/2 Pound 100-percent Black Angus beef patty
  • 1 Ounce tangy barbecue sauce
  • 1 sesame seed bun
  • 3 crispy breaded onion rings*
  • 3 strips bacon, cooked**
  • 2 slices American cheese

Directions

Prepare a charcoal grill. Lightly oil the grates and add the patty. Cook to the desired level of doneness (the USDA recommends an internal temperature of 160 degrees).

Spread the barbecue sauce divided evenly on both sides of the bun. Place the onion rings followed by the beef patty on the heel of the bun. Place the bacon, criss-crossed, followed by the cheese on the crown of the bun. Place the crown of the bun on top of the burger. 

Nutritional Facts
Servings1
Calories Per Serving1022
Total Fat64g98%
Sugar14gN/A
Saturated23g100%
Cholesterol227mg76%
Protein73g100%
Carbs39g13%
Vitamin A17µg2%
Vitamin B126µg100%
Vitamin B62mg83%
Vitamin C2mg3%
Vitamin D0.6µg0.1%
Vitamin E2mg12%
Vitamin K5µg7%
Calcium329mg33%
Fiber1g6%
Folate (food)23µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)85µg21%
Folic acid36µgN/A
Iron7mg39%
Magnesium86mg22%
Monounsaturated29gN/A
Niacin (B3)17mg84%
Phosphorus841mg100%
Polyunsaturated8gN/A
Potassium1316mg38%
Riboflavin (B2)0.8mg44.3%
Sodium1663mg69%
Thiamin (B1)0.7mg47.9%
Trans0.7gN/A
Zinc15mg100%