Watch Chef John make hamburger buns from scratch. They bake up soft, supple, buttery, and light, with the perfect texture and crumb; yet they’re sturdy enough to stand up to a juicy grilled burger. They’re also the perfect shape and size, and, unlike store-bought buns, you know exactly what you’re putting into these buns. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John’s Homemade Hamburger Buns. Go ahead, treat your burgers to the best buns. They’re way better than anything you’ll pull out of a plastic bag.