We don't set out to post every burger monstrosity that Slater's 50/50 creates. Really, we don't. But then a new one comes around and it's so damn hard to avoid it. It taunts us with its over-the-top layers of gluttony and as we begin to salivate, there's just no way we can click "close."
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So, folks, here's the latest. Behold, the Fire Burger, the restaurant's burger of the month for June. It's made with Slater's 50/50 famous bacon and beef patty blended with their signature fire mix, then topped with melted chipotle gouda, habanero bacon bits, guacamole, a fried egg so beautiful it hurts and house-made jalapeño jam sour cream, all on a brioche bun.
On the heat scale, it seems to be several notches below the 50 Alarm Burger, a creation so hot it required gloves and a waiver. Good thing, because three OC Weekly staffers tried that one last year and this is what happened.
In other Slater's 50/50 news! Its Rancho Cucamonga location is opening on July 1. More bacon for all.