Healthy Community, Healthy You: Hamburgers – what Americans are eating
Last updated 5/26/2022 at 8:37pm
Dr. Megan Johnson McCullough
Special to the Village News
When we think of American food, the classic hamburger comes to mind. Certain chains have made this meat patty and bun extremely popular, especially with all the different versions that now exist. The patty can be fried, grilled, or flame boiled, and some of the traditional toppings include lettuce, tomato, onion, ketchup, mustard, cheese, pickles, mayonnaise, or different special sauces.
The first hamburger was sold by Louis Lassen in 1895. This information is according to the government of Connecticut who said that hamburgers origin...