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Riverwalk Burger Battle™ Winners and Burger Belle’s Favorites

Another Battle completed, ending National Hamburger Month with a bang. Riverwalk Burger Battle™ announced their TOP 5 burgers, selected by their team of restaurant Industry Judges. WINNER Best Burger Trophy and Burger Nirvana – American Social’s Miami Heater Fan Favorite Trophy – 2nd Place and Best Bar & Grill Burger – Rosie’s Bar & Grill Best Knife & Fork Burger … Continue reading

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Second City Smoke Named Burger World Champion At 2013 World Food Championships With Results

Last year, Lucky 13 from Salt Lake City won the World Burger Champion title at the World Food Championships in Las Vegas. This year, Second City Smoke was crowned the 2013 World Burger Champion. They earned their spot at the World Food Championship by winning the qualifying event, Bull Burger Battle in their hometown of Chicago, Il. The funny thing is they … Continue reading

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Shake Shack Wins Best In Bun, Swine Takes People’s Choice At Burgerliscious 2013

Well, the 2013 edition of Burgerliscious is in the books and Shake Shack took home the Best in Bun Award, which was chosen by a panel of judges via a blind tasting. I’m a giant Shake Shack fan and blind tasting or not that is a phenomenal Burger. 2nd place went to Bread & Butter (who serves an awesome Burger only … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Burgerliscious Returns To Coral Gables – Thursday November 7th

Burgerliscious returns for a third time to Fred B. Hartnett Park on Thursday, November 7th from 6PM – 10PM.  Much like the previous years there are 2 types of tickets available for this event, General Admission or VIP. General Admission is $60 and includes 6 Burger Sliders & 2 Samuel Adams Beers while the VIP tix are $125 and obviously the better deal if … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Burger Competition At MGM Grand Is Part Of Food & Wine All-Star Weekend

For you Vegas folk, the Food & Wine All Star Weekend is this Friday Oct 4th through Sun Oct 6th. It features a Burger Competition on Saturday Oct 5th (from 1:30-3:30pm) between eight of MGM Grand’s restaurants. The participating restaurants are Tom Coliccio’s Craftsteak, Fiamma Trottoria, Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House, L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon, Michael Mina’s PUB 1842, Avenue 24, Shibuya, … Continue reading


2nd Annual Craft Beer Festival & Burger Bash At PGA National Resort & Spa

PGA National Resort & Spa is hosting their 2nd Annual Craft Beer Festival & Burger Bash on Saturday June 15th from 12-4PM. A portion of the proceeds (tickets are $40 in advance and $45 at the door) will benefit the Surfrider Foundation Palm Beach County Chapter, a non-profit environmental organization protecting area beaches. Your admission gets you unlimited 2 ounce … Continue reading

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Tampa Burger Showdown 2013 Winner Is EATS! American Grill

Riverwalk Tampa held their 2nd annual Burger Showdown (last year’s) at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park this past Friday. The participating restaurants included: Bay Bistro Riverwalk, Beef O Brady’s, Brewburgers, Danny’s All American Diner, Eats American Grill, Fountain Square, Irish 31, The Moon Under Water and Smokey Bones. The panel of judges (a mix of Chefs and local celebrities) chose EATS! American Grill … Continue reading


National Hamburger Month Food Truck Competition Results And Pictures

Last night was the 3rd Annual National Hamburger Month edition of the Wheelin’ Dealin’ Street Food Festival at Magic City Casino. All the Food Trucks attending were given the task of coming up with a Burger for the event. The Dessert Trucks were not off the hook either as they had to come up with a Themed Dessert. And yes … Continue reading

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Eat, Drink & Rock out at Riverwalk’s Burger Battle™

The gang at Riverwalk  is getting ready for their 4th Annual Burger Battle™ presented by Publix Aprons Catering and Cooking School on May 31st along the New River in Downtown FTL’s Huizenga Plaza. It sizzles (in more ways than one!) and pits local burger joints and broward county restaurants against one another. The Contenders: ★ Returning Champs Charm City Burger … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Miami Food Truck on Saturday January 5th at Magic City Casino

Magic City Casino is home to the monthly Wheelin’ Dealin’ Street Food Festival. They also recently started a series of events entitled Ultimate Miami to find the best of the best in Bartenders, Bands, Voice, Comedians, Desserts, DJs and of course Food Trucks. On Saturday January 5th at 7PM you will find 8 of Miami’s Best Food Trucks competing for … Continue reading

BURGERLISCIOUS: The Second Course Results

Last night was the 2nd Annual BURGERLISCIOUS Burger Competition in Coral Gables. “The Second Course”  presented by the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce featured 20 restaurants flexing their Burger muscles to become either “Best in Bun” or “People’s Choice” winners. I along with some fellow bloggers (Fatgirl Hedonist, the Food-E and South Florida Burger Overload), local dignitaries (the Mayor of … Continue reading

Lucky 13 Named Best Burger in the World, 2012 World Food Championships Results

Yesterday at the first World Food Championships, Lucky 13 from Salt Lake City, Utah was crowned the Best Burger in the World with their Spicy Candied Bacon Cajun Burger. If you’re not familiar with it, the World Food Championships are a first time event taking place in Las Vegas and hosted by the Travel Channel’s Adam Richman. If you’d like … Continue reading

Blue Moon Burger Bash 2012 at #NYCWFF Results

Last night the Blue Moon Burger Bash 2012 took place at Basketball City (a 63,000 square-foot completely renovated space on Pier 36 overlooking the East River). Michael White took the Judge’s Award while the People’s Choice Award went to Josh Capon’s Beer & Barrel for the 2nd consecutive year. Let’s how both of them do at the Amstel Light Burger … Continue reading

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Inaugural Street Food Rumble…And The Results Are in

Yesterday afternoon the Gourmet Truck Expo held their first Street Food Rumble. This Food Truck War featured over 40 trucks competing to win one of 5 coveted Awards. With the exception of the People’s Choice Award, all the winners were chosen by a panel of judges including Howie Kleinberg of Bulldog Burger. You can see all the winners below. Winners: … Continue reading

Regional Cheeseburger Slider Eating Championship at BGR in Coral Gables

Tuesday September 18 (event is postponed) is National Cheeseburger Day and BGR The Burger Joint is celebrating with their inaugural National Cheeseburger Slider Eating Championships (technically Regional) at their Coral Gables location. The selected contestants will need to be the top slider eater in the 10 minute time period. The second place winner will receive a $250 gift card to … Continue reading

Whole Foods’ Fill the Grill Competition will feature Food Truck Chefs

Whole Foods Market in Coral Gables is hosting a Food Truck “Fill the Grill” cook-off. The competition’s rules are very simple. Each “Chef” (their term not mine) will be given $20 and 20 minutes to shop for ingredients. They will then have 20 minutes to create a “delicious, affordable and creative summer meal using only a grill“. A panel of … Continue reading

Pimp Your Burger Every Tuesday at Burger & Beer Joint

  Every Tuesday hit up either Burger & Beer Joint location for “Pimp My Burger Tuesdays” ! Burgers are $10 burgers and $2.50 Domestic Drafts all day! There are some restrictions: Your choice of Bun, Burger, Cheese, Sauce, and up to 3 *Toppings for just $10! *Toppings exclude “Pure Platimun” toppings except for bacon and turkey bacon.   Get Pimped: … Continue reading