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

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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. […]

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

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

Tampa Burger Showdown 2013 Winner Is EATS! American Grill

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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 […]

National Burger Month Food Truck Competition Results And Pictures

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

Top Turkey Results from the 2012 Thanksgiving Dinner Food Truck Event

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Last night at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood we held our first ever Thanksgiving Dinner Food Truck Event. 2 trucks would win “Top Turkey” honors at the event, one for Savory and one for Sweet. The judges were folks who know food: Chat Chow TV The Chowfather Fatgirl Hedonist Who won?

BURGERLISCIOUS: The Second Course Results

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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), […]

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

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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 […]

Blue Moon Burger Bash 2012 at #NYCWFF Results

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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 […]