Best Old-Fashioned Burgers

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Best Old-Fashioned Burgers

Why This Recipe Works

For a classic drive-in burger recipe that would produce an ultra-crisp, ultra-browned, ultra-beefy burger perfect for catching dripping juices, melted cheese, and tangy sauce, we learned that freshly ground beef was essential. We also found...

Why This Recipe Works

For a classic drive-in burger recipe that would produce an ultra-crisp, ultra-browned, ultra-beefy burger perfect for catching dripping juices, melted cheese, and tangy sauce, we learned that freshly ground beef was essential. We also found that the meat must be very loosely packed to prevent rubbery, tough patties.

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Best Burgers and FriesSeason 10, Ep. 1022

Rubbery patties and greasy fries give this classic combination a bad name. Join us as we prepare juicy, old-fashioned burgers and introduce a frying method that cuts down crispy fries’ cook time.