Burgers

It's National Vegetarian Week! Go Eat a Burger...

Kiesha Meikle | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kiesha Meikle

Across London, the veggie burger is being given a delicious new lease of life and there are a few eateries who are leading the way in this resurrection. So, for the last few weeks I have been eating my way around town, searching for the very best veggie burgers London has to offer.

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Best Burger Restaurants In London

HuffingtonPost.com | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 13.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Once synonymous with soggy buns and grey meat patties, London's burger restaurants have shed their greasy reputation. Now they're serving everythi...

The Endless Beat of the Burger

Lucy Self | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Self

n the eight years I've been writing about food, London's (and subsequently the rest of the country's) obsession with burgers has been steadily building. I've written countless articles on the comings and goings of the patty power players.

Burgers & Custard - An Ideal Combo

Ben Falk | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Falk

As well as being a burger joint, Shake Shack is well known for its frozen custard, varieties of which are changed daily. I asked whether frozen custard was just a neat name for ice-cream, in the way that the word gelato has taken over Soho (I know, I know, they're all different, but I'm not an ice cream aficionado).

If Only it Was Handed to Me on a Plate

Nathalie Gordon | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Nathalie Gordon

When did civilisation come to believe that plates were just so passé? How have restaurateurs not realised that despite great 'props' to make their meals more hipster and instagramable, they don't actually make the food better, just more high maintenance.

Skate King's Cross & Disco Bistro - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

Last week I was very excited to be spending an evening skating at a roller disco and eating burgers. It felt silly and fun and like something I would have done in my teens and not in my 30s, which made it all the more appealing for a Tuesday night after a day in the office.

McDonald's Increases Burger Cost 40% for Extra Pickles

Liberty Forrest | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Comedy
Liberty Forrest

For a country that pickles virtually anything, including lemons and walnuts (and a portion of the population pickles itself with that daily after-work stop at the pub!), it astonishes me that most people here seem to detest pickles.

Woman Dislocates Her Jaw Eating Giant Triple Decker Burger

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK

A woman was left in "unbearable" pain after dislocating her jaw in a bid to eat a giant burger. Nicola Peate bit off more than she could chew after...

The World's Most Sustainable Burger

Philip Lymbery | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Tech
Philip Lymbery

The food and farming world, as we know it, is about to change. The world's first 'in vitro' burger is being cooked and eaten in the public eye, today. It's an extraordinary moment, and one that I have been waiting for with baited breath.

Eric Pickles Dishes It Out To George Osborne

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK Politics

Eric Pickles may have been the butt of a mean fat joke in George Osborne's spending review - but the Local Government minister proved he could take it...

'Hands Free Burger' Kit Designed For Hungry Gamers

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Tech

Playing the guitar, driving, Salsa dancing - all situations that instill fear into the obese by leaving you completely unable to ingest a Whopper. ...

Horsemeat Scare: Waitrose Latest To Pull Beefburgers From Shelves

PA | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK

Upmarket supermarket Waitrose has become the latest retailer to pull beefburgers from its shelves in the horsemeat scare. The company said it had t...

'We're Off To Hit The Hay'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK

Tesco has not had the best week following news that horse DNA was found in the meat of burgers stocked by the retailer. More than 10 million are b...

Horse Burgers Could Have Been Made From 'Diseased Or Injured Animals'

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK

Burgers containing horse meat could have been made from "diseased or injured animals", according to environmental health experts. Health concerns h...

What Kind Of Week Has It Been? 18 January, 2013

Paddy Duffy | Posted 18.03.2013 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

We learned this week that Irish rappers don't have beefs with their rivals, they have a combination of beef, horse and pork.

LA, Las Vegas And.. Hendon?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

It was the food equivalent of a rock superstar's secret gig in a local North London boozer. In-N-Out Burger, the LA burger chain founded in 1948, a...

In-Your-Endo! Cheeky Rustlers Adverts Banned By Watchdog

Charlie Thomas | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK

Two adverts for microwaveable food producer Rustlers have been banned after consumers complained they were too rude. The Advertising Standards Agen...

Food on the Move

Bompas & Parr | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Bompas & Parr

When you think the combination of sausage and sugar pastry is as good as it gets, it's time to meet the grapes. According to a Hells Angel we spoke to researching the project, they are the ultimate road food. Modular and moorish their sweetness and acidity cuts through fatty meaty flavours and refreshes the palate. What foods these morsels be.

All Burgers are Good But Some are More Good than Others

Lucy Karsten | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Karsten

'I'm off to try the new Windsor Burger at GBK,' I told my friend. 'I've heard it's very good.' 'All burgers are good,' My friend replied dismissively. I almost agree, but I didn't have the time to discuss the intricacies of relative merit, so I hung up. (I mean, I said goodbye and so on- I wasn't furiously rude).

'Big Mac Better Than NHS Hospital Food' Claims Study

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

Some hospital patients would be better off having a MacDonald's burger than eating food currently served on wards, a Study has shown. Food charity ...

Scientists Test 'Fat-Blocking Beetroot' On Burger Boys

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists are on the lookout for men to eat burgers - so they can test the health benefits of beetroot. Researchers at the University of Aberdeen ...

America Has Saltiest Fast Food In The World

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

You might think a McDonald’s meal would have the same nutritional content the world over - but American fast food is super salty, says new research....

Burgernomics: Big Mac Index Points To An Undervalued Indian Rupee

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

Big Macs are four times more expensive in Switzerland than in India, a study has reported. That revelation comes thanks to The Economist's latest B...

The Average Brit Gets Through 46 Takeaways Every Year - Are You Surprised?

PA | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK

The average Brit will eat around 2,453 takeaways in their adult lifetime, according to a new study. The Benenden Healthcare Societ...

Chargrilled Steak Linked To Prostate Cancer Risk

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Men who prefer their steak well-done could be rapidly increasing their chances of developing prostate cancer, health experts have warned. Researche...