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Friday, May 28, 2010

Quick Links: National Hamburger Day!!!

Happy National Hamburger Day!!! How convenient Hamburger Day visits just a few days before Memorial Day. I'm not going to get into the History and Legends of Hamburgers. I explored that avenue back in 2008 and quite frankly, it needs a bit of sprucing up. I will tell you that the origin of the word hamburger is believed to have been first cited way back on January 5, 1889 in Walla Walla Washington.

A Whole Lotta Hamburger Day Recipes

Hamburgers with Feta and Caramelized Onions @ For the Love of Cooking

‘21’ Club Hamburger @ Saveur

Brie Truffled Burgers w/Kumato Tomatoes & Ramps Mayonnaise @ 5 Star Foodie

A Great Simple Burger @ Chubby Hubby

My Most Favorite Burger Ever... @ The Pioneer Woman

Burger Mini-Panini Sliders @ Panini Happy

Taco Burgers @ Coleen's Recipes

Best Old-Fashioned Burgers @ The Bitten Word

The Best Ever Beer Steamed Burgers @ Steph's Cafe

Just Another Garlic Basil Cheeseburger! @ Zesty Cook

Spinach Burgers @ A Veggie Adventure (includes beef & turkey)

Home-Ground Hamburger @ Cook Think

Texas Beef, Bean and Queso Burgers @ Noble Pig

Angus Beef Burger with Mushroom Sauce @ The Cook Mobile

Where's the Beef?

Ranch Turkey Burgers @ My Wooden Spoon

Grilled Turkey Burgers with Cheddar & Smoky Aioli @ Culinary Covers

Spicy Grilled Turkey Burgers @ Tammy's Recipes

Teriyaki Turkey Burger @ Seriously Good

Chiptole Turkey Burgers @ The Kitchen Sink

Chicken Curry Burgers @ Vanilla Kitchen

Salmon Burgers with Cilantro Mayo @ Annie Eats

Asian Salmon Burgers @ Steamy Kitchen

Hawaiian Tuna Burgers with Maui Wowee Salsa @ The Global Gourmet

Spiced Lamb Burgers w/Herbed Yoghurt @ BBC Food

The Best Fresh Ground Lamb Burger Period @ A Mingling of Tastes

Jeena's Easy Bean Burger @ Jeena's Kitchen

Quinoa Burgers with Hummus & Roasted Red Peppers @ Enlightened Kitchen

Copy Cat Houston’s Veggie Burger @ Cookie Madness

Burger Cruising

Danish Pork Burgers @ Simply Recipes

Hambaagu or hambaagaa: Japanese hamburgers @ Just Hungry

Turkish Hamburger (Kofte)

Cuban Hamburger @ Saveur

Italian Burgers @ Gluten Free Expedition

Falafel from Lebanon (Chickpeas Burgers) @ Canela Kitchen Recipes

Indian-Spiced Chicken Burgers @ Elly Says Opa

Caribbean Jerk Burger @ Seriously Good

Bulgogi Burgers with Roasted Thai Basil Garlic Potatoes @ Tiger's & Strawberries

Bulgogi Burger @ Closet Cooking ("Bulgogi is a Korean barbecued beef dish that translates to "fire meat")

Pick a Bun Any Bun!

Hamburger Buns @ Rosa's Yummy Yums

Whole Wheat Hamburger Buns @ Prudence Penny

Whole Wheat Hamburger Buns @ Baking Bites (no milk)

Hawaiian Hamburger Rolls @ Coconut & Lime

Hamburger Buns @ Annie Eats

Hamburger Buns & Focaccia Bread @ The Gluten Free Homemaker

Light Brioche Burger Buns @ Parsley, Sage and Line Drives

I had a ball gleaning the archives of my Hospitality Search Engine for recipe links to celebrate National Hamburger Day. If your "to die for" hamburger recipe is missing, throw a temper tantrum or simply leave a link comment. If you're in the Round-Up, thank you:) Just in case you're still craving the ultimate hamburger, check out the Blogger Burger Club over @ Cinnamon Spice and Everything Nice and if you're like me, you put Mayo on your hamburger. Just take a look at this recipe for Scrumptious Homemade Mayonnaise as found at the Queen of the Castle's; Lynn. This recipe for Cola Burgers was gleaned from a back issue (2008) of Prize Winning Recipes from Taste of Home.

Have a safe and frolicsome weekend and I'll "see" you on Sunday! Louise