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The Gold Medal

GO Burger and BLT Burger in New York City.

Hopefully the United States will end up with a lot of these at the conclusion of the games, because this Gold Medal burger captures perfectly what it means to root for America!

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The cheeseburger was thought to be invented by a man named Lionel Sternberg in California when he experimentally dropped a slice of cheese onto a hamburger patty when he was only 16. This Olympic burger has come a long way since its distant relative was first invented, and this Gold Medal recipe has a burger topped with barbeque sauce, crispy onions, and of course, a slice of American cheese.

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Cook this one up during the games and watch the medals come flying home! 

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The Gold Medal

Cooking Method: 
Grill
Category: 
Entree
Level: 
Easy
Yield: 
Makes 1 burger.
Ingredients: 
  • 1 6oz. angus beef burger
  • 1 burger bun
  • 2 oz. BBQ sauce
  • 3 oz. crispy onions
  • 1 slice American cheese
Instructions: 
  1. Cook burger to temp while roasting bun.
  2. Top burger with American cheese and melt.
  3. Top with crispy onions.
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