Christmas burgers have become something of a festive tradition, with chefs around the UK competing to create bigger, crazier burgers each year. If you fancy one last blow-out before Christmas Day, here are eight meaty masterpieces to try.
Burgers and Beers Grillhouse (Edinburgh)
Burgers and Beers have created the Yippee-Ki-Yay burger, inspired by their favourite festive flick – Die Hard. Their succulent fried turkey leg is topped with bacon, sausage meat, sprouts, Monterey Jack cheese, and cranberry mayo, all packed into a toasted cranberry bun. Bring your hungriest mates along and order the Christmas poutine too – fries topped with turkey gravy, bacon, sprouts and cheese curds.
Shake Shack (London / Cardiff)
If you’re not into turkey, you might enjoy Shake Shack’s Xmas Shack – crispy chicken topped with Gruyère cheese, pickled shallots, sliced kale, cranberry bacon chutney, and gravy mayo. Their Covent Garden branch is definitely the most festive – wrap up warm and dine beneath the mistletoe and glitter balls in the Market Building.Continue Reading