2017’s Burger Trends, As Seen in 2016

December 12, 2016

Guessing the upcoming year’s trends is an odd game. We usually get either the ridiculous (one seer expects we’ll all be eating chocolate cake for breakfast) or the obvious (watch for sriracha to be big). But trends don’t magically rev up on January 1, of course. They’re getting going now. So this list isn’t a prediction of what will be “big” in 2017 as much as a gathering of some of what we’ve seen around us in 2016 that made us think, “This is important.”

has been this year’s go-to alt-protein for burgers. Baltimore’s multi-location Kooper’s