Summer is on its way and we’re all anxiously awaiting the first cookout of the season. Grilling is one of the best parts of the summer season and what better way to kick it off than with ten fabulous burger recipes? In honor of National Hamburger Month we’ve gathered ten mouth watering, crazy, and unique hamburger creations that you and your family will absolutely love. Check out our top ten burger recipes for National Hamburger Month:

Peanut Butter Burgers via Half Baked Harvest

Peanut-Butter-Burgers.jpg¬†Okay, before you get freaked out at the thought of peanut butter and burgers in the same sentence, just give me a second to explain. Paired with bacon and cheddar cheese, the flavor of peanut butter really lends itself to these burgers. Think of Pad Thai or peanut chicken, peanut butter and meat isn’t so uncommon after all.

Caprese Burgers via Food and Wine

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Made with fresh basil pesto, mozzarella, and tomatoes, this beautifully crafted burger is unique and delicious. Try adding a drizzle of balsamic vinegar for extra flavor!

Pizza Burgers via Key Ingredient

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Can’t decide between a slice of pizza and a burger? Have no fear…the pizza burger is here! This delicious burger is made with homemade tomato sauce and topped with perfectly melted mozzarella cheese.

Bacon Burger With Bacon Onion Balsamic Jam via Smells Like Home


This burger seriously has my mouth watering. Piled high with melted cheese, crispy bacon, and onion balsamic jam, what’s not to love? You can use turkey bacon instead of traditional bacon and you can use mozzarella, white cheddar, or any other kind of cheese you like!

Rosemary Sage Burger With Apple Slaw via Self


Made with a combination of lean ground beef and lean ground pork, these burgers are super juicy and flavorful. The apple slaw and chive mayo gives these burgers a light, crunchy finish thats packed with flavor and texture. Your friends and family will love this unique burger creation.

Bacon Blue Cheese Stuffed Burgers via Taste Of Home

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This creative burger is made by stuffing the meat with blue cheese and bacon prior to cooking it. This technique lets the flavor cook right into the burger making this meal delicious from start to finish. Top with crumbled blue cheese, mushrooms, or sauteed mushrooms for the ultimate burger experience.

Bacon Cheeseburgers via How Sweet It Is

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Perfect for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or as a midnight snack, these bacon cheeseburgers are like nothing you’ve ever seen before. Topped with a fried egg and maple aioli, these burgers steal the show.

The Perfect Burger via Martha Stewart


Is there such thing as a perfect burger? These burgers are made to be just the right size and thickness, paired with the right toppings and condiments, I’d say you’re looking at a sure to be crowd pleaser. The trick to having thin burgers is using a rolling pin to help flatten them out a bit before cooking them.

French Onion Dip Burgers via Rachael Ray Magazine

french onion burger.jpgThis burger piles everything you could ever want into one sandwich. Complete with pickles, potato chips, sour cream, and sauteed onions, come prepared with napkins and a big appetite if you’re looking to take on this colossal burger.

Taco Burgers via Taste And Tell Blog


This creative twist on traditional burgers is spicy, flavorful, and totally delicious. These taco burgers are made with crushed tortilla chips, cheddar jack cheese, taco seasoning, and salsa for a Mexican inspired burger everyone will love.

What’s your favorite burger recipe?

Carlie is a rising senior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is a communication major and psychology minor with a focus in interpersonal communication. She loves working out and being outside. She also loves to cook and experiment making delicious recipes and favorite foods healthier. Her guilty pleasure is watching cartoon movies (Despicable Me is probably her favorite). Her absolute two favorite foods are peanut butter and frozen yogurt. Someday she would love to write for a food magazine or a fitness magazine. Email her with any questions about the site.