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Best rolls for homemade hamburgers?

robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,736
edited May 2013 in EggHead Forum
What are the best rolls for homemade hamburgers?  Grinding the meat makes a great burger but what about the bread?

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  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,258
    I like the ciabattas from costco

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,851
    +1 on Ciabatta, or a nice crusty style Kaiser. 
    not sure if they have them where you are in NY, but check for Portuguese rolls.
    or even toasted onion roll.

    boy do I love hearty crusty bread. 



    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
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  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,258
    Taz are you avoiding carbs too? I thought you were gonna cry a little bit just there. I know I was

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 16,777
    kaiser or bulkie if the bulkie is a little crisp
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  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 16,777
    our supermarket makes the 3 foot french loafs daily as well that would be good
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  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,851
    edited May 2013
    Taz are you avoiding carbs too? I thought you were gonna cry a little bit just there. I know I was
    @LS, I didn't cry...... It's my allergies.


    Seriously, I think I took good bread for granted. 


    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
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  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 16,777
    just plain cheap hamburger rolls for the kids if theres kids
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  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    +3 on the Ciabatta Rolls, and for the healthy members they also make a "Five Grain Ciabatta Roll" which is very good --  even for unhealthy members like me!
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  • When I want something special, I'll make a homemade pretzel roll.

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  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 7,810

    These are great IF you like a little sweet.

     

    http://www.kingshawaiian.com/products/original-hawaiian-sweet/

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  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 6,014
    edited May 2013

    These are great IF you like a little sweet.

     

    http://www.kingshawaiian.com/products/original-hawaiian-sweet/

    On a related note...I happened to notice that Kings Hawaiian offers hot dog buns now.  They appear to be the new england style, which I am excited about trying.  Alas, I am off bread for a while   :((


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  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 4,845
    Brioche or ciabatta.
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
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  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 6,768

    Krispy Kreme donuts!

    Alas no bread for me still. A hamburger patty without the bread just aint't the same.

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  • robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,736
    I should not be eating the bread either.  This is for Mother's day as mom is craving a REAL hamburger.



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  • OwossoeggerOwossoegger Posts: 88
    Kings hawaiian or sesame seed bun
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  • NecessaryIndulgNecessaryIndulg Posts: 1,098
    I like a bun that can handle the juices from the burger, the bacon, the cheese, and the pickle... and more juices from the burger. 
    I usually use an onion kaiser or ciabatta (or something similar).  
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  • TUTTLE871TUTTLE871 Posts: 1,316
    Kings Hawaiian for me.

    "Hold my beer and watch this S##T!"

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  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 6,014
    I have the grinder attachment for the KitchenAid, so at some point I want to make home made buns and then grind my own burgers.  I haven't done this yet, but I was thinking of trying a recipe such as:





    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg. 

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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,133

    Onion Rolls

     

    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

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  • AviatorAviator Posts: 1,519
    French bread hamburger buns from Publix.

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  • ZippylipZippylip Posts: 4,317
    Pillsbury Grands biscuits (the ones with layers, not the buttermilk) pulled right out of the oven are hard to beat, melts in your mouth & works great with homeground burgers; a second choice would be a toasted Thomas' English muffin
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  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,258
    Aw crap!....It's back

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • Aviator said:
    French bread hamburger buns from Publix.
    Bam!  This is the one.  Every single time.
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  • ZippylipZippylip Posts: 4,317
    I'm not going to get into this with you sir.  And what are you doing on this thread anyway, do they even have hamburgers in Canada?
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  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,258
    No but we have ground baby seal and moose on a ciabatta. Sorta the same thing as I understand it Pillsbury boy

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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