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40 Wonderfully Weird Hamburgers

From Creepy Crawly Sammies to Bacon-Topped Veggie Burgers

— September 21, 2012 — Eco
When you think about it, the hamburger is a pretty basic and straightforward idea. It’s essentially just a cooked meat patty sandwiched between two slices of round bread with a little added garnish. Once you take a step back and look at the some of the strange, humorous and downright ludicrous creations that diners and food franchises have cooked up over the years however, it’s truly astonishing what some people can do with such a simple concept.

Sure, lots of restaurants have signature sandwiches that might be a little out of the ordinary, but these brazen burgers fall into an entirely different category. For instance, there’s the braille burger, which arranges sesame seeds on the bun to spell a description of the toppings that can be read by blind customers; or there’s the canned cheeseburger, which requires hydrating and has a 12-month shelf life without the need to refrigerate.

With all the crazy condiment combinations and strange Salisbury steaks out there, it’s pretty apparent the hamburger has grown to become one of the most beloved foods in the world. So the next time you see a cow out grazing in a pasture, you should probably run up and thank it for all its bizarre cuisine contributions.
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Brussels Sprouts Burgers
Brussels Sprouts Burgers
Burger King Sprout Surprise Whopper Filled With Cabbage-Like Vegetables
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Delicious Dessert Burgers
Delicious Dessert Burgers
Cinnasliders Provide You with the Best of Both Worlds
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38
Mythical Fast Food Burgers
Mythical Fast Food Burgers
The Olympic Whopper Spec Commercial is Hilarious
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Poop Burgers
Poop Burgers
Japanese Researcher Mitsyuki Ikeda Creates Artificial Meat From Human Feces
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Political Contender Patties
Political Contender Patties
These Republican Candidate Burgers Have All the Big Names Covered
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35
Two-Faced Sandwiches
Two-Faced Sandwiches
Fast Food Chain Quick Combines Two Burgers into One With the Le Double Mix
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Footlong Cheesburgers
Footlong Cheesburgers
Carl's Jr. Combines the Beefiness of a Burger With the Length of a Sub
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33
Country-Specific Sandwiches
Country-Specific Sandwiches
The McItaly Big Mac Draws the Ire of Italians
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Breakfast-Infused Hamburgers
Breakfast-Infused Hamburgers
The Eggs Benedict Burger by DudeFoods is Savory and Delectable
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Breakfast Hamburgers
Breakfast Hamburgers
The Pop Tart Quarter Pounder is a Sugar and Beef Infusion
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Politically Powered Burgers
Politically Powered Burgers
McDonald’s China Black and White Burger is Food with an Edge
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Creepy Crawly Sammies
Creepy Crawly Sammies
The Maggot Melt is a Bizarre State Fair Delicacy
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Lion Burgers
Lion Burgers
Il Vinaio in Arizona Lets You Sink Your Teeth Into an African Lion
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Camel Burgers
Camel Burgers
Fat-Free Beef Alternative at Local House in Dubai
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Jesus-Endorsed Burgers
Jesus-Endorsed Burgers
Christ the Redeemer's Favorite Fast Food is the Big Bob Burger
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King-Sized Pizza Burgers
King-Sized Pizza Burgers
The New York Pizza Burger is a Gut-Busting Tribute to the Big Apple
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Sausage Burgers
Sausage Burgers
Uli Hoeness Launches the Nuernburger for McDonald's
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Seven-Patty Burgers
Seven-Patty Burgers
Japanese Burger King Offers Gigantic Windows 7 Whoppers
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Snake Burgers
Snake Burgers
An Indonesian Restaurant Serves Up a Slithering Dinner Delicacy
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Bacon Topped Veggie Burgers
Bacon Topped Veggie Burgers
Odd Secret Fast Food Menu Discoveries
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Hamburger Dessert Hybrids
Hamburger Dessert Hybrids
The Cinnaburger is the Love Child Between Dinner and Sugary Treats
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World's Biggest Burger
World's Biggest Burger
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Secret Hamburger Desserts
Secret Hamburger Desserts
The Mamido Burger is a Decadent Sweet Treat
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Wildly Popular, Disgustingly Greasy Food
Wildly Popular, Disgustingly Greasy Food
"Squeeze with Cheese" Burgers
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Monster Burgers
Monster Burgers
The 198-Pound Hamburger Cooked Up by Sydney Cafe
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Black-Bunned Burgers
Black-Bunned Burgers
Burger King Releases the Dark Vader Burger in France
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High-class Hamburgers
High-class Hamburgers
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Sneaker Burgers
Sneaker Burgers
Nike Air Max 90 interpreted by Ole Hemmendorff
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Luxury Junk Food
Luxury Junk Food
Caviar Burgers at Serendipity3
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Donut Burgers
Donut Burgers
Krispy Kreme Bacon Cheddar Cheeseburgers
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Vending Machine Burgers
Vending Machine Burgers
Tateishi Burger Has Patrons Order Burgers via Machine
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Uber Geeky Food DIY
Uber Geeky Food DIY
Nintendo "1UP Mushroom" Burger
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Braille Burgers
Braille Burgers
Fast Food Chain Wimpy Passes a Message to Visually Impaired Customers
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Bacon-Donut Burgers
Bacon-Donut Burgers
Crave Shack Serves Up Culturally Sensitive Heart Attack Fare
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Donut Hamburgers
Donut Hamburgers
The Luther Burger
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185-Pound Burgers
185-Pound Burgers
World's Largest Hamburger is Gluttony Incarnate
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Canned Cheeseburger
Canned Cheeseburger
Junk Food With 12 Month Shelf Life
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Toad Burgers
Toad Burgers
'Fire the Chef 2' Shows Creepy but Faux Photoshop Cuisine
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Edible App Icons
Edible App Icons
Julian Burford Renders Food Favorites to Denote New Cuisine-Related Program
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$5000 Hamburger
$5000 Hamburger
The Fleurburger
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