Last Week’s Most Intriguing Burgers 9/28

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Last Week’s Most Intriguing Burgers 9/28

National chains made a lot of noise last week, from Burger King’s black Whopper and McDonald’s 100% organic burger to Johnny Rockets’ latest concept and Jack in the Box’s “Home of Breakfast Served All Day” strategy. As a result, it was easy to overlook independent burger bars and small chains. That shouldn’t happen because many, many creative burger builds appeared on plates. Those burgers below are, as always, a sampling of what smart kitchens are doing. Feel free to borrow an idea or two.

Hopdoddy Burger Bar Coq Au Vin

Hopdoddy Burger Bar, Texas locations
COQ AU VIN
Chicken patty, bacon, field mushrooms, Swiss cheese, tomato, dressed radicchio salad, black-pepper aïoli and red-wine reduction

Grazin' Tribeca

Grazin’ Tribeca, New York City
BROC-O-BURGER
Sautéed broccoli leaf, broccoli aïoli, Cheddar and tomato served on our grass-fed & finished beef burger

Grind Modern Kitchen

Grind Modern Burger, Boise, Idaho
LUNCH SPECIAL
A blend of blistered jalapeňos, blue cheese crumbles and PostModern Brewers’ Rye Irish Stout Mustard atop our house-made Grind patty; served with Idaho Golds fries

Burgerie, Berlin

The Burgerie, Berlin
THE TYROLEAN WILD BOAR BURGER
With mushrooms; small grilled, juicy steaks from the wild boar back in onions, white wine and garlic wild mushrooms; crispy bacon; dried tomatoes; BBQ sauce and sour cream

Holstein's Rising Sun

Holstein’s Shakes and Buns, Las Vegas
THE RISING SUN
Kobe beef, teriyaki glaze, nori furikake, crispy yam, spicy mayo and tempura avocado

Moaburger Saffron Burger

Moaburger, Krakow, Poland
SAFFRON SURF ’N’ TURF
A 200g (7.1 oz.) beef burger, panko-crumbed New Zealand mussels and tiger prawns, saffron aïoli, red onion, tomato and lettuce

Zombie Burger Boneshack

Zombie Burger + Drink Lab, Des Moines
THE BONESHACK
Smoked pulled BBQ brisket, bread & butter pickles, Tom’s Sweet Heat BBQ Sauce; paired with an Oatmeal Cream Pie Shake (vanilla ice cream, oatmeal cream pie, granola cereal, marshmallow cream; available spiked with bourbon)

Honest Burgers Tootopia

Honest Burgers, UK locations
TOOTOPIA
Free-range crispy chicken thigh or Ginger Pig beef patty, tandoori spices, halloumi (Cypriot cheese), pakora (Indian fritter), cucumber raita & mango chutney

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