In a previous post, I mentioned how President-Elect Obama might come to like beets if he came to Australia and tried the Burger with the Lot. This burger is a pastiche in which beetroot is a culturally defining ingredient. The beetroot is such an integral part of Australian burger gastronomy, at Hungry Jacks (the mysteriously re-named Burger King replica) you can even “have it your way” with beetroot.
In an effort to accurately portray the Burger with the Lot, I made a trip to my local Supa-Deli and ordered one.
Without further ado, a photo essay of the Aussie Burger, as promised: