We're about to transform your burger imagination with Spam, Fritos, crabcakes, and more.

Magdalena O'Neal  – December 29, 2020 | Updated January 2, 2021

When you’re craving a burger, your brain probably starts to picture a hamburger with two patties, perfectly melted cheese, lettuce, tomato, and onion—like the burgers you grew up seeing on TV. We love those burgers—here’s a whole collection of them—but TV has gotten more creative since then, and so have our burgers. The recipes below turn the American classic on its head, inside out, upside down, and into eldritch dimensions few dare even imagine: Crab cakes! Spam! Fritos! We’re here to change the way your cravings manifest with burger recipes you didn’t know existed, and that you didn’t know you needed to try. 

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