10 amazing ways to upgrade your basic burger

Published: June 8, 2015 · Updated: September 28, 2017

It’s classic summer fare: a grilled beef patty, melted cheese, lettuce and tomato sandwiched between a sesame seed bun. But don’t be restricted by the same tired recipe. Here are some simple and some more extravagant ways to up your burger game. (Most will work for vegetarian burgers, as well.)