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Jul 28, 2010 11:19 AM

White Castle Hamburgers Frozen Review

I have had a number of times the White Castle Hamburgers when I lived in the Long Island area.They are all over the place.
I have always preferred the fresh cooked to frozen.
Since living in Connecticut .
I have had to resort to th Frozen ones in a box that you can get at most major Supermarket chains.
White Castle is the kind of thing that you really like them or you hate them .
A person who likes the White Castle Burgers are known as Cravers .
Because we crave the taste of these mini burgers .
Its something with the Onions when they cook them with 100% beef.
So I have been eating these frozen ones and they do not taste bad at all .
Still I would rather have a fresh White Castle over frozen anyday.

So my question is this have you tried the Frozen product and do you like them ?.

White Casle only has Drive Ins in 11 States but I guess you can buy the frozen ones in the Supermarkets.

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  1. The frozen ones are decent. They are an adequate substitute. They are much, much better when purchased fresh from White Castle. Especially at 3 a.m.

    1. Living in NoCal, the only thing I have available are the frozen. I've posted this before (perhaps to jfood). I take two out of the cellophane and wrap loosely in a paper towel. I MW upside down for 30 seconds, unwrap, flip them over and rotate 180, rewrap and MW another 30 seconds. Add mustard and MW unwrapped 10 more seconds. There is NOTHING I'm more anal about than how to do this :) And I think they're good and have converted my West Coast husband.

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      1. re: c oliver

        My microwave probably has a higher wattage than yours, because I use the exact same technique and the buns come out stiff and "microwavey." However, if I use a damp paper towel, the buns come out nice and moist.

        1. re: monkeyrotica

          Oh, gosh, they MUST be moist,mustn't they? Just finished a couple before reading this.

          I neglected to mention that the mustard must be yellow!

      2. I live in southern california and all we can get is frozen, they are decent but I noticed the last time I had them the only difference from the fresh ones is that frozen dont have pickles.

        1. White Castle hamburger has been frozen at sometime or another. You go to a White cCastle and those patties were frozen. On the west coast we have to settle for frozen in a box.
          I bought the frozen Ruby's sliders at Costco once and they were pretty good.

          1. I love White Castle burgers, and their frozen ones are better than nothing. I wish White Castle would allow franchises, or at least expand their footprint. They could make a killing in South Florida with all of the displaced northerners and midwesterners down here.

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            1. re: TuteTibiImperes

              I tease my SIL about WC vs. Krystal. I actually grew up on the latter but love them both. He's diehard K having grown up in TN. I bought him a Christmas ornament from WC :)

              1. re: c oliver

                I think White Castle/Krystal would make a killing anywhere. I think eventually, you will have a kind of gourmet slider backlash where people get bored with $15 burger meals. Sometimes you don't want a seared ahi tuna or General Tso's Chicken "slider." You want the real deal.