Faking a McDonald’s Big Mac is easy. A bit of thousand island dressing serves as your special sauce, you split your regular burger and pat out two thin ones, cut the bun into thirds and pretty soon you have “two all beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions, all on a sesame seed bun.” Toss it in a paper-lined basket with some seasoned and baked french fries and you have one happy man ready for sitting down to enjoy the game or just hang out with the family on a perfect autumn evening.
McDonald’s Big Mac Copycat Recipe
2 uncut bakery buns (with sesame seeds for authenticity)
1/2 pound ground beef
1 slice cheddar cheese or 2 thin slices (don’t bother with the American stuff, not even for authenticity)
1/4 cup shredded lettuce
1 dill pickle, thinly sliced Read the rest of this entry →