There are some wonderful things about spring. The leaves returning, the weather warming, the grass turning green. These all suck in comparison to the real rite of spring passage: The reopening of the Hamburger Construction Company on the boardwalk in Ocean City, NJ.
I don’t think I had my first burger from the HCC until I was 16 or so, despite having spent part of every summer in Ocean City since birth. So, I’ve been making up for lost time for the last 18 years by eating there as often as I can. (more…)