11 Worst Burgers in America

Don’t Blame the cow.

Blame the food engineers in chain restaurant kitchens, who are tricking out the simple burger until it has more fleshy extras than Madonna’s stage show. In fact, burgers can be a healthy and satisfying dose of protein, if you know what to look for—and what to avoid.

Without knowledge of these facts above, I’ve actually eaten both #6 and #1. My jaw dropped when I saw that the Jalapeño Smokehouse Bacon Burger equaled nearly 2,000 calories! Less jalapeño, more cholesterol is what this really says.

Have you enjoyed any of these Hardcore Burgers?!?