It’s no wonder fast food is so popular. It’s cheap, convenient, tasty (well, some folks think so), and of course, fast. When most people purchase a burger at a fast-food joint, they assume they’re getting basically the same thing as they might eat if they cooked at home or if they ate at a nicer restaurant.
It might not come with complementary appetizers, or be brought out by white-shirted waitstaff, and the cuts of meat might not be as choice, but it’s basically the same product, right?
Well, not exactly. So, what’s really in a fast-food burger? Are you sure you want to know? OK, then. Read on.