4 Levels of Hamburgers: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious

  • Published on Mar 28, 2019
  • We challenged chefs of three different levels - an amateur, a home cook and a professional chef - to make their versions of a hamburger. And then we brought in a food scientist to review their work. Which hamburger was the best?
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  • Warren R
    Warren R Hour ago

    Level 100 chef mixes the ground beef with egg

  • Alexis Richards
    Alexis Richards Hour ago +1


  • Warren R
    Warren R Hour ago

    Lorenzo wins every time, bc he uses bacon.

  • T_Rex and Tortoise
    T_Rex and Tortoise 2 hours ago

    At the beginning of low-key thought this was an ASMR video

  • Faerydragon
    Faerydragon 2 hours ago

    I love this show

  • Ylu Ft
    Ylu Ft 3 hours ago


    Frank: I made food.

  • KillerHax
    KillerHax 3 hours ago

    Frank: I raised my own cow for this meat.

  • Logan Alford
    Logan Alford 3 hours ago

    They cooked cheeseburgers. Not hamburgers.

  • Memaster YT
    Memaster YT 3 hours ago +1


  • Daydragon1234
    Daydragon1234 3 hours ago

    I like to make sure both sides are a tad brown on each side and then I add the cheese and it makes a perfect burger. Not some raw burger that girl made. Lol.

  • Its_Twistz
    Its_Twistz 4 hours ago

    hey id eat a meatball hamburger any day of the week!

  • le chiant de service
    le chiant de service 4 hours ago


  • Tense7en YT
    Tense7en YT 4 hours ago

    Lv 5 be like: tvclip.biz/video/iM_KMYulI_s/video.html

  • Lala Coupons
    Lala Coupons 5 hours ago

    Level 2 Chef was annoying AF. Lol

  • Slytherin's heir
    Slytherin's heir 5 hours ago +1

    God level: *Spongebob*

  • JFRA24
    JFRA24 5 hours ago

    Why do so many Americans still think ground meat can be cooked rare/medium rare? It HAS to be cooked all the way through.


    I would...cook off bacon then cook hamburger in bacon grease and avocado lettuce tomato thousand island and or blue cheese slices instead of thousand island buttered roll for bun and onion rings 😁✨🍔

  • Ok? Okay.
    Ok? Okay. 6 hours ago

    She cooks for her husband?

  • Gaby
    Gaby 6 hours ago

    I want Lorenzo’s burger!

  • cantaloupe
    cantaloupe 6 hours ago

    flavour profile

  • Jiuxi Meng
    Jiuxi Meng 6 hours ago +1


  • spooky cat
    spooky cat 6 hours ago

    im confused if he made his own pickles why not make his own buns and ketchup?

  • Olivier Noordam
    Olivier Noordam 7 hours ago

    Lorenzo is like this sad stay at home dad that wants a minivan for his kids soccer games

  • Cody Beauvais
    Cody Beauvais 7 hours ago

    Lorenzo’s looks way better thanks franks.

  • Silviu Motac
    Silviu Motac 7 hours ago

    The second half of the video just repeated the first half without any new information. That was just useless

  • Bass 167
    Bass 167 7 hours ago

    I want number two burger with number threes bun

  • Patrick jr Durham
    Patrick jr Durham 7 hours ago

    So we gonna act like nobody heard that laugh 💀4:13

  • lastgirlinparadise
    lastgirlinparadise 8 hours ago

    I'm vegetarian and even when I wasn't I didn't like burgers so idk why I'm here but now I know how to cook the best cheeseburger. did I mention I'm a gemini

  • Contraa •
    Contraa • 8 hours ago

    No one:
    Not a single soul:
    Frank: I went back in time and married my own mom so I could give birth to myself

  • Darp mosh
    Darp mosh 8 hours ago +1

    AMATEURS!!! No one can compare to the Level 1000000000 Mafia boss

  • TheMaverick
    TheMaverick 8 hours ago

    So lorenzo won and frank was waiting for a week to do his burger. damn

  • Hitler Is a real nibba

    Get it

  • Hitler Is a real nibba

    I make my own house from scratch

  • J K
    J K 9 hours ago

    Lorenzo-only videos please.

  • Fahmeed Rokon
    Fahmeed Rokon 9 hours ago

    I’m fasting

  • Leon Thotsky
    Leon Thotsky 9 hours ago +1

    The level 3 food all looks fancy and somehow depressing and plain

  • Audrey The goat
    Audrey The goat 10 hours ago


  • Nutty Ducky
    Nutty Ducky 10 hours ago +1

    Who else searched up hamburger and got this and seeing if anybody else came from pewdiepie

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    • Nutty Ducky
      Nutty Ducky 10 hours ago

      Subscribe to PewDiePie Subscribe to PewDiePie that is what I came for

  • Anointing
    Anointing 10 hours ago +1

    Can y'all please fire the sound editor? These sound effects are vomit-inducing.

  • Hugo Vlach
    Hugo Vlach 10 hours ago +1

    Lorenzo is a pretty cool guy

  • how2dodis
    how2dodis 11 hours ago

    im so hungry damn

  • Thomas
    Thomas 11 hours ago +1

    Grind his own meat, made his own pickles, use better cheese and cover it with awful industrial ketchup... :(

  • godgirl234
    godgirl234 11 hours ago

    Where are the gloves....

  • qazi ali mohay ud din
    qazi ali mohay ud din 11 hours ago +1

    I think lorenzo is better a chief than given credit for

  • Reggie Amerson
    Reggie Amerson 12 hours ago


  • Kamil Klepacki
    Kamil Klepacki 12 hours ago

    Wait, that's how amateur burger looks like? I just put meat on a frying pan, then put it in a bread roll, add some cheese and ketchup and that's all.

  • Kuba Latuszek
    Kuba Latuszek 12 hours ago

    3:15 that laugh 😂

  • zengance
    zengance 12 hours ago


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    zengance 12 hours ago


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    zengance 12 hours ago


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    zengance 12 hours ago


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    zengance 12 hours ago


  • yoot yeet
    yoot yeet 12 hours ago +1

    Watching this while fasting.......
    Not a good idea

  • Muhammad Wissam
    Muhammad Wissam 12 hours ago

    H A M B U R G E R

  • yealetFNG
    yealetFNG 12 hours ago

    my dad : level 1
    my grandma: level 2
    my mom : LEVEL 3

  • DisgsustingWeeb
    DisgsustingWeeb 13 hours ago +1

    “Oh my lord, have merc-”

  • Drippin Drewster
    Drippin Drewster 13 hours ago


  • ccxlolz
    ccxlolz 13 hours ago


  • Xylic G
    Xylic G 14 hours ago +1

    Lorenzo made much better than frank.

  • Adham Koteishi
    Adham Koteishi 14 hours ago

    Literally nobody
    Frank:I make my own cows

  • ALDC Breeze
    ALDC Breeze 14 hours ago +1

    The homeooks are always the best

  • Chiip Chuup
    Chiip Chuup 14 hours ago +1

    Tbh the home cook seems better than the pro

  • The Falcon Nation
    The Falcon Nation 14 hours ago +1

    Great now I'm hungry 🤤
    Honestly Lorenzo's Burger looks so damn delicious 😍

  • Jens fahmy
    Jens fahmy 14 hours ago +1

    Am i The only one Who thinks nr 2 is The Best looking burger?

  • Floridasurf Fishing
    Floridasurf Fishing 14 hours ago

    Idk what’s faker a gone wrong prank or this video

  • maccasmadlad
    maccasmadlad 15 hours ago

    lorenzo is dad goals, frank is grandma goals tbh

  • TBMation
    TBMation 15 hours ago

    *H A M B U R G E R*

  • no points
    no points 16 hours ago

    this is an annoying video tbh

  • Try Caffeine Pill
    Try Caffeine Pill 16 hours ago

    My mum a home chef with burger and her Mac n cheese is family recipe nobody will get it at all go away begone

  • Bandana Tewari
    Bandana Tewari 16 hours ago +1

    3:14 *evil laugh when I get what I want*

  • Kevin Rosier
    Kevin Rosier 17 hours ago

    That level 2 guy is annoying

  • Unforgiven 69
    Unforgiven 69 17 hours ago


  • ToxicFuMe
    ToxicFuMe 17 hours ago +1

    Frank before having sex:
    As a chef, i like to make my own penis

  • ToxicFuMe
    ToxicFuMe 17 hours ago +1

    Gordon ramsey be like:

    *_N O O B S_*

  • ToxicFuMe
    ToxicFuMe 17 hours ago +3

    As a pro chef, i like to season my seasoning

  • TheVanillaaa
    TheVanillaaa 17 hours ago

    Do you tell the level 1 chefs to make themselves look like idiots on purpose

  • ladynikkie
    ladynikkie 17 hours ago

    I would eat Lorenzo's burger at a party, and eat Frank's at a fancy restaurant.

  • Yumnu Binthu Ahmed
    Yumnu Binthu Ahmed 18 hours ago +1

    Oh look its a

    H A M B O R G E R

  • Lucas Layton
    Lucas Layton 19 hours ago +1

    Tbh I'd eat all three and not even notice the difference

  • Petrus Laredes
    Petrus Laredes 19 hours ago

    I hope a good, platonic friend of Emily's took her to a bar and bought her several large glasses of hard alcohol, after this.

  • mukkaar
    mukkaar 19 hours ago

    Chili in patty is mandatory. And classic burger sauce is the best, mayo, mustard (dijon preferably), ketchup, pickle juice and some cayanne.
    Personally I'm not too worried about cheese I use when making burgers. One of my favorite cheeses is aged cheddar and I sometimes use that. As long as the cheese softens a bit, it doesn't really matter what you use as long as it tastes good. Totally melted cheese is more of a visual and iconic thing.

  • SuperTRICE1980
    SuperTRICE1980 20 hours ago

    I’m dissipointed that no one thought about making a krabby patty

  • Elgradiyinmek Saglam
    Elgradiyinmek Saglam 20 hours ago

    1: im a level 1 chef!
    2: im a level 2 chef!

  • BonFire606
    BonFire606 20 hours ago

    If I had to rate the burgers I would say that the level 1 burger looks like a burger from a commercial, level 2 burger looks delicious like its from a smokehouse and level 3 burger looks like something from a high end burger joint in New York, your welcome

  • Justine Zyrie Dungao
    Justine Zyrie Dungao 21 hour ago +1

    I like Lorenzo's. Bacon is life.

  • Cassandra Kaguitla
    Cassandra Kaguitla 21 hour ago +1

    To me Franks burger looks like it comes from McDonald's😂

  • Surge [GD]
    Surge [GD] 21 hour ago

    Hey,common sense
    I use cooked ham and buns only aye.

  • Jaee Ponde
    Jaee Ponde 23 hours ago +2

    Can Lorenzo get his own channel already

  • Violet Namugaya
    Violet Namugaya 23 hours ago

    I just don't like cheddar cheese. I know you don't agree but if you do please like.

  • kidgoku 81150
    kidgoku 81150 23 hours ago

    Women can't even cool anymore they are becoming obsolete. Only good for breeding 😂

    • J K
      J K 9 hours ago

      I never plan to have kids so apparently I'm not good for anything.

  • Lol 4488
    Lol 4488 Day ago +1

    Thats how chef works

  • —
     Day ago

    when she said "this looks disgusting" (around min 3:25) i LOST it

  • Hebbie HB
    Hebbie HB Day ago

    The level 1 chef is such a noob

  • Chikken Nugget
    Chikken Nugget Day ago

    “you can overwork your meat but it’s a little hard to do by hand”
    I beg to differ😂😂

  • Chris Rogers
    Chris Rogers Day ago +3

    Frank: "I like this burger because it isn't complicated."

    Also Frank:"MaKE YoUr OWn PIKleS"

  • B. Couture Vibes Nyc

    I knew the first time I had Shake shack burgers 🍔,that the buns was Martin's potato buns .Great for homemade burgers

  • Koalabear :3
    Koalabear :3 Day ago

    Level 1 chef : Lazy af
    Level 2 chef:enthusiastic
    Level 3 chef: admirable

  • sidharth suravarapu

    Frank: the best part about this burger is it’s simple
    also Frank: let’s age our own pickles for a week

  • Veniulem
    Veniulem Day ago

    steam the cheese, smoke the bun, fry the beef