Gourmet burger recipes are everywhere on Pinterest these days, but that doesn't mean that the recipes are worth making. We've taken the guessing game out of the question for you, putting together a list of 12 gourmet burger recipes that are so delicious, you might want to stock up on napkins!
Are you stuck in a rut with your burger recipes? Do you just top a plain old burger with cheese, lettuce, and tomato?
Well, look no further, I've turned to some of my favorite bloggers to bring you 12 of the best gourmet burger recipes.
I've even included a great burger bar for you to have a party with all these great recipes. There is something for everyone: Turkey Burgers, Salmon Burgers, Chicken Burgers and kicked up beef burger recipes. There is one here for every week of summer so break out the grill and get ready!
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How to Grill the Perfect Burger
Let's discuss a few burger basics before we delve into this amazing burger recipe list! There are a few things in our house that we have found make our burgers the right size so they fit the bun in the end!
- Use a burger press. Ours is aluminum instead of plastic, so it's lasted for years and is much sturdier to press the meat into the perfectly shaped patty!
- The next secret to the best burger recipe is to put your thumb into the middle of your perfectly formed burger to create a divot. Don't believe me try it! This will prevent your burger from swelling up into a big meatball when it's done.
- Don't press your grill spatula into the burger thinking you are searing lines into it, all you are doing is pressing out the juices giving you a dry burger.
Amazing Gourmet Burger Recipes
Bison Beer Burger
Make Your Own Burger Bar
Now that you have a yummy burger recipe don't forget some fries to go with it like my oven baked buffalo blue cheese french fries or these parmesan oven fries! They are amazing! Then finish it up with Strawberry Crumb Cake or Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Pie for dessert!
So come on, it's your turn to share! What are your favorite gourmet burger recipes?