Eater.com – The 21 Essential Hamburgers of America

April 17, 2015. Introducing the burger lover’s ultimate bucket list, from classic iterations to the best bistro burgers. For Eater’s 2015 Burger Week foray into an essential burger guide, Eater’s city editors considered both ends of the burger spectrum, focusing specifically on beef hamburgers in all varieties of styles. Guiding the journey are Eater’s in-house burger experts: restaurant editor Bill Addison and Eater NY senior editor/host of Eater’s upcoming The Meat Show Nick Solares, both avowed burger fans representing the different ends of the classic-to-bistro spectrum.

According to Eater Dallas editor Whitney Filloon, “the Grape’s burger is a pretty straightforward creation, but every element is masterfully executed — from the thick, juicy patty and the toasty, locally-baked bun to the perfectly melted white cheddar, house-made peppered bacon, and tangy dijonnaise, plus the pristine lettuce and tomato (and the side of killer frites).”

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