When: May 28th
Where: United States
Visit your local hamburger joint and order your favorite hamburger.
Barbecue in the backyard with friends and cook up some delicious burgers. Ask your mother to make hamburgers for dinner. Get creative and come up with a some wild new condiment to put on your hamburger.
In 1994 After selling so many hamburgers, and not wanting to keep track of exact number, McDonald's changed their sign to read "Billions and Billions Sold"
The origins of hamburgers are often disputed. Some people claim that the act of putting beef in between two pieces of bread comes from traditions in the United States. Others believe that hamburgers derive from either German immigrants referencing Hamburg, Germany or the origin is actually from the same city in Germany where people had been preparing such a dish for years. One thing is for certain and that the hamburger has become one of the most popular foods in the world. There are many ways to enjoy eating a hamburger and how it is prepared. Crazy toppings and sauces are often applied in different areas of the world. In the United States the most common condiments include: ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, pickles, lettuce, onions and jalapeños. More recently, there has been a trend in the U.S. to use beef alternatives in hamburgers, such as plant based options from companies Beyond Meat and Impossible burger. On the West Coast of the U.S. In and Out burger are one of the most popular hamburger joints, on the East Coast that honor probably goes to Steak n Shake.