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It’s hard to fault a classic, but there’s so much more to burgers than just a slice of cheese and a squirt of ketchup. Here, 14 burger recipes that go beyond the standard patty and feature exotic flavors, fancy toppings and creative twists. Bookmark now and enjoy all summer year long.

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Fried Mozzarella and Caramelized Peach Caprese Burger

Sweet, fresh and meaty, all wrapped up in one beautiful package.

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Greek Turkey Burgers with Tzatziki Sauce

A lighter patty that doesn’t skimp on flavor.

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Paleo Ramen Burger

Get more bang for your bun.

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Teriyaki Piña Colada Burger Recipe

You’ll want to put this coconut-and-pineapple-flavored sauce on everything this summer.

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Sweet Potato Black Bean Burger

A tender-on-the-inside, firm-on-the-outside, meat-free patty.

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Blackened Salmon Burger with Herbed Cream Cheese

Healthy, delicious and on your plate in under 15 minutes.

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Red Wine Burgers with Caramelized Onions and Goat Cheese

Save a little vino for the chef, please.

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Truffle Mousse Burgers

BRB, drooling all over the computer...

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Burger Bowl

Think outside the bun.

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Polenta Burgers with Veggies and Pesto

Why should meat eaters have all the fun?

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Thai Turkey Burgers

Topped with crunchy Asian slaw. 

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Shrimp Burgers with Chipotle Cream and Coconut Peach Salsa

Like biting into a hot summer’s day.

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Grilled Lamb Burgers with Whipped Feta and Cucumbers

These Greek-style patties can be barbecued or roasted in the oven.

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Chickpea Burger

Garbanzo beans aren’t just for hummus, you know.

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