It’s National Hamburger Day! Here Are Our Five Favorite Toppings

This seems like a misplaced holiday after all the grilling we just did.  But TODAY is National Hamburger Day for some reason.

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Here are four stats on our burger-eating habits, according to a survey of 1,000 Americans . . .

  1. Our Top five favorite burger topping are:
    1. cheese, 79% of Americans like it on their burgers. 
    2. lettuce, 71%
    3. tomatoes, 66%
    4. onions, 58%
    5. pickles, 54%
      (They didn’t ask about condiments for some reason.)
  2. Our favorite type of cheese to use on burgers is American, but just barely. 
    1. 66% like American cheese . . .
    2. 65% like cheddar . . .
    3. 43% like Swiss . . .
    4. 40% like pepper jack . . .
    5. 31% like provolone.
  3. Our five favorite burger chains are
    1. McDonald’s,
    2. Five Guys,
    3. Wendy’s,
    4. Burger King,
    5. Steak ‘n Shake.
  4. And according to the survey, the five cities that love burgers the most are
    1. Seattle
    2. Philadelphia
    3. Boston
    4. Baltimore
    5. Miami. 

(National Today)

(Here’s a list of some National Burger Day deals to check out.)