Fascinating Facts About Burgers In Wisconsin’s Seymour, there is something known as Hamburger Hall of Fame! Read some more fascinating facts about Burgers.

Fascinating Facts About Burgers

What about a tasty Burger in dinner tonight??? Tempting isn’t it.!!! But do you know, once considered being a quintessential meal for Americans has today become a part of daily food habits for people globally. There is much more to explore about this interesting food. Enjoy reading some fascinating facts about Burgers.

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1. ‘Burger’ is actually a stripped name. The actual name is Hamburger. The name Hamburger originated from Hamburg steaks that were introduced by German immigrants.

2. St. Louis World’s fair held in 1904 was the place from where Hamburgers were introduced for the very first time.

3. Hamburgers are often known by the name Liberty Sandwich. This name was given by American soldiers during WWI, to avoid any German name.

4. FleurBurger5000 is one of the most expensive burger to be ever sold. It priced $5,000 for one burger. The item was made of black truffles, foie gras and Kobe beef and was served along with Chateau Petrus, 1990 bottle. The most expensive burger was sold in Las Vegas’ Fleur de Lys.

5. McDonald’s grips the record of selling 300 billion burgers till date. Surprisingly it sells about 75 burgers every second.

Fascinating Facts About Burgers
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The Hamburger hall of fame is located in Seymour,

Veggie Burger
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6. Veggie burgers aren’t really as healthy as you may think them to be. Widely popular in India, veggie burgers include soy which is made of hexane, which is an air pollutant which is a by-product of gasoline refining.

7. During WWI, the US Gov’t tried to rename hamburgers as ‘liberty sandwiches.’

8. The Hamburger hall of fame is located in Seymour, Wisconsin. It celebrates hamburger history.

9. Burgers are 60% of sandwiches sold globally.

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

Fascinating Facts About Burgers