03/02/2013 02:25 pm ET

10 Fast Food Inventions That Completely Blew Our Minds

Nothing says United States of America like a burger and fries. But sometimes, you just need more.

We're talking about turkey cakes, people. Yes, for decades, fast food establishments have worked hard to deliver the occasional curve ball, like sandwiches with chicken buns, or maybe just, like, a giant pizza. It's time we appreciate these inventions for what they truly are: True, scientifically-modified things of beauty.

Here are some of our favorite fast food specialty items of all time:

Mind-Blowing Fast Food Inventions