Happy Fourth of July

To all my American friends Happy Fourth of July or Independence Day, if you are feeling short of some suitably festive food why not look at the following recipes and have a great day.

Celebrate Independence Day in Style – How to Cook the Perfect Burger

At the heart of every burger is the meat to fat ratio, when selecting your cuts of meat to mince, you ideally want to achieve around 85% lean meat. The fat is very important to your finished burger, much of the flavour comes from the fat during cooking and is responsible for the correct mouthfeel of the finished product.