Burgers - An American Favorite
Undoubtedly, burgers are American's most iconic and best loved convenient meal! A comfort food and nostalgic, burgers are a permanent part of our culture and the American diet! Regardless of how weight conscious America is, the #1 product sold at restaurants is a hamburger. The all-American burger is enjoying resurgence across the nation as an inexpensive comfort food for a country that definitely needs comforting as it slowly recovers from a severe economic downturn.
And now, Baby's has carved a unique niche in this growing food channel, and has turned this popular item into haute cuisine along with the most acclaimed and talented celebrity chefs in the world.
"It's been a major trend for the last couple of years, and there's no indication that it's letting up," said Juelene Beck, a chain restaurant industry consultant, based in Pembroke Pines, Fla.
Technomic, the research and consulting firm which services the food industry says that almost half of Americans, 48 percent, eat a burger once a week.