Did you know today is National Cheeseburger Day? Yes, today September 18th a day dedicated to just the cheeseburger! There are many claims to who invented the delicious sandwich. The most common is theory is the Rite Spot in Pasadena developed the sandwich while accidently dropping a slice of cheese onto a burger.
There are other claims the invention of the cheeseburger:
A cheeseburger appeared on a 1928 menu at Oâ€™Dellâ€™s, a Los Angeles restaurant, which listed a cheeseburger, smothered with chili. for 25 cents.
Kaelinâ€™s Restaurant â€“ Louisville, Kentucky says it invented the cheeseburger in 1934.
1935 â€“ A trademark for the name â€ścheeseburgerâ€ť was awarded to Louis Ballast of the Humpty Dumpty Drive-In in Denver, Colorado.
According to itâ€™s archives, Gus Belt, founder of Steak nâ€™ Shake, applied for a trademark on the word â€ścheeseburgerâ€ť in the 1930â€˛s.
Come out to C.R. Wings and try an amazing cheeseburger!