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Beefy bliss! The 12 best hamburgers in America

Epicurious asked renowned restaurant critics from around the country to identify their local burger heaven and describe the beef, buns, condiments, and toppings. Some combinations are classically simple (ground chuck on a bun) while others get fancy (want Kobe beef with that?).