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20 AMAZING BURGER FACTS

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A Burger is a sandwich consisting of one or more cooked patties of ground meat, vegetables, cheese, chicken, placed inside a sliced bread roll or bun. Their are number of brugers in market like - Hamburger, cheeseburger, chicken burger, steak burger, riceburger and veggie burger. So We concluded some most amazing facts about BURGER.

Here are the 20 interesting facts about BURGER.

Burger actual name is Hamburger

‘Burger’ is actually a stripped name. The actual name is Hamburger. The name Hamburger was derived from Hamburg steaks that were introduced to the US by German immigrants.

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Hamburgers are often served with cheese, lettuce, tomato, bacon, onion, pickles, and condiments such as mustard, mayonnaise, ketchup, relish, and chiles.

McDonald’s Corporation is the world’s largest chain of hamburger

McDonald’s Corporation is the world’s largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants, serving around 68 million customers daily in 119 countries.

In America alone, 50 billion burgers are eaten in one single year

In America alone, 50 billion burgers are eaten in one single year! Now that’s quite a figure!

burgers look so good in commercials is because they are undercooked

The reason that burgers look so good in commercials is because they are undercooked.

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If all Hamburgers eaten by Americans in a year are arranged in a straight line, it would circle our Earth 32 times or more!

Robert Downey Jr. claims that Burger King saved his life from his drug addiction

Robert Downey Jr. claims that Burger King saved his life from his drug addiction. While at a stop at Burger King in 2003, his car had “tons of f***ing dope.” He ate a burger and he found it so disgusting that it made him rethink his life. He then threw all his drugs into the ocean.

The largest hamburger weighed 813.745 kilograms (1794 Pounds)

The largest hamburger weighed 813.745 kilograms (1794 Pounds) and was prepared by Black Bear Casino Resort (USA), Carlton, Minnesota, USA, on 2 September 2012. The hamburger was topped with 23.81 kg (52.5 lb) of tomatoes, 22.68 kg (50 lb) of lettuce, 27.22 kg (60 lb) of onion, 8.62 kg (19 lb) of pickles, 18.14 kg (40 lb) of American cheese and 7.48 kg (16.5 lb) of bacon.

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The Economist has an indicator of the purchasing power of a country measured in how many Big Macs could be bought in that country with $50 USD – The Big Mac Index.

Guinness World Record for most expensive hamburger

The $5,000 FleurBurger price tag would tie it with the Guinness World Record for most expensive hamburger, a title held by Juicys in Corvallis, Oregon.

Big Daddy Cheeseburger

Sonya Thomas holds the world record of eating a Big Daddy Cheeseburger weighing 4 kilograms (9 pounds) in exactly 27 minutes.

veggie burger

Veggie burgers aren’t really as healthy as you may think them to be. Widely popular in India, veggie burgers (you won’t get beef burgers even in McDonald’s in India) include soy which is made of hexane.

term hamburger originally derives from Hamburg

The term hamburger originally derives from Hamburg, Germany‘s second-largest city. In German, Burg means “castle”, “fortified settlement” or “fortified refuge” and is a widespread component of place names.

burgerking campaign

In 2009, Burger King launched a campaign that if you unfriended 10 friends on Facebook, you were entitled to a free whopper. The ex-friend would then receive a message explaining that their friendship was less valuable than a whopper.

Muhammad Ali, being refused a hamburger

Muhammad Ali, being refused a hamburger and told, “We don’t serve negroes”, replied, “That’s OK. I don’t eat ’em.”

McDonalds Big Macs

In 2004-2005, McDonalds paid rappers to mention Big Macs in their songs and paid them $5 each time their songs got played on the radio.

McDonald’s sells 75 hamburgers per second

McDonald’s holds the record of selling more than 300 billion burgers till date. Worldwide, McDonald’s sells 75 hamburgers per second!

Hamburgers are often known by the name Liberty Sandwich

Hamburgers are often known by the name Liberty Sandwich. This name was introduced by American soldiers during WWI because they wanted to avoid any German name.

The hamburger gained national recognition at 1904

The hamburger gained national recognition at the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair when the New York Tribune referred to the hamburger as “the innovation of a food vendor on the pike”.

McDonald’s burger doesn’t rot

McDonald’s burger doesn’t rot and it’s not because there are any mysterious chemicals in it, but because low moisture and dehydration basically turns it into a jerky.

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