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Cherry burger? Mon, 06/26/06 10:37 AM (permalink)
A burger including ground cherries is mentioned in this article on NPR about the Cherry Hut in Beulah, Michigan:


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    RE: Cherry burger? Mon, 06/26/06 3:17 PM (permalink)
    I heard the interview with some cherry pie lady from Mich on yesterday's Splendid Table. I'd try it, but I wouldn't go out of my way to do so. She extolled the up to 60% less fat that resulted from adding the cherries, and that didn't sound appetizing. We all know how horrible a low fat hamburger is.
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      RE: Cherry burger? Mon, 06/26/06 6:08 PM (permalink)

      I use "a little" of our homemade cherry salsa as a condiment on Burgers (and other meat). It does go well on a burger. Note--Not in the meat...ON the meat!

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        RE: Cherry burger? Thu, 06/29/06 12:21 PM (permalink)
        The original cherry burger started in Cedar Mi.

        We drive up there a couple of times a year to buy cherry burger, cherry pecan sausage and other treats. Hmmm, that'd be a nice trip over the holiday!

          RE: Cherry burger? Sun, 07/2/06 8:58 PM (permalink)
          I once had a strawberry burger ... it was awesome (and the strawberry is apparently somehow related to the tomato ... so not suprising when you think about it.)


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            RE: Cherry burger? Sun, 07/2/06 9:50 PM (permalink)
            Those Michiganders are crazy about cherries. The best "salsa" I've had was made by Al-The-Mayor and Janet......AWESOME!!!! We're putting it on everything!

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              RE: Cherry burger? Thu, 07/6/06 7:44 PM (permalink)
              Originally posted by lleechef

              Those Michiganders are crazy about cherries. The best "salsa" I've had was made by Al-The-Mayor and Janet......AWESOME!!!! We're putting it on everything!

              I'm always interested in salsa recipes. AL... Hello...
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                RE: Cherry burger? Sat, 07/8/06 10:33 PM (permalink)
                I have a cottage near there. Cherry Hut is da bomb ... and the burger with cherries is surprisingly good.

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                  RE: Cherry burger? Fri, 02/20/09 5:33 PM (permalink)
                  Those cherry burgers are very good! I could go for one right now.

                  They also have sausages and beef jerky if you're not into burgers.

                  I try to get up there as often as I can. They'll even ship it if you can't wait.  



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                    RE: Cherry burger? Fri, 02/20/09 10:47 PM (permalink)
                     Many MI places serve cherry burgers. They also use alot of green olives.
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