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Ask The Beast Column #5 December 10, 2014

You can catch the Ask The Beast Column here on Burger Beast every Wednesday. These are all real questions, none of them were created or sent in by me. It would be kinda ridiculous for me to send in questions. Don’t forget to send in your questions using the form below or using the hashtag #askthebeast on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and … Continue reading

Duroc Bacon

You Know What’s Really Good? Duroc Bacon at Miami Smokers in Little Havana

You know what’s real good? The Duroc Bacon at Miami Smokers Urban Smokehouse in Little Havana. Miami Smokers is all about doing things right. They use Heritage Breed Pigs from Berkwood Farms, & in the case of this Bacon a Duroc. There are no antibiotics or hormones….well you know…..let them tell you: To create Miami Smokers delicious charcuterie and smoked … Continue reading

Pulpeta Sandwich

Little Bread – Little Havana, Florida

Chef Alberto Cabrera just opened up Little Bread in Little Havana. This comes just a couple of months shy of Bread + Butter Counter‘s 2 year anniversary, B+B is his other restaurant. Sandwiches are more my speed and that’s what Little Bread is all about. The Sandwiches at Little Bread are serious business, just take the Pulpeta (without a  dissertation, it’s a Cuban-style Meatloaf) for … Continue reading

Sergio's Pan con Tortilla

Ask The Beast Column #4 December 3, 2014

You can catch the Ask The Beast Column here on Burger Beast every Wednesday Don’t forget to send in your questions using the form below or using the hashtag #askthebeast on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google +. Question from Mandy Baca through Email: Are there any healthy food trucks in Miami? If not, how come? BB: In Miami proper there’s Health … Continue reading

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You Know What’s Really Good? The Ave Maria Cookie

You know what’s really good? The Ave Maria Cookie from the Night Owl Cookie Co. Listen to this description: Guava cookie dough mixed in with crunchy Maria Cookies and white chocolate chips. Topped with Maria Cookie crumbles, Guava pieces and finished with a Cream Cheese Frosting drizzle. It sounds incredible and guess what? It is. I don’t think I’ve had … Continue reading

Culver's Cheese Curds

Ask The Beast Column #3 November 26, 2014

You can catch the Ask The Beast Column here on Burger Beast every Wednesday Don’t forget to send in your questions using the form below or using the hashtag #askthebeast on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google +. Question from @MIACulinaryTour on Twitter: If you would have to recommend 1 Cuban restaurant to someone who is visiting Miami, which one would it … Continue reading

Cirque Du Soleil - Amaluna

BB Contest – Cirque Du Soleil’s Amaluna Tickets

La gente from the upcoming Cirque Du Soleil show Amaluna have given me two pairs of tickets to the upcoming show which premieres December 11th. Of course, rather than be greedy and keep them for myself I’m having a Burger Beast Contest to give the BB Readers the tix. Here’s a little bit about the show: AMALUNA Amaluna invites the … Continue reading

Stuffed Lamb Burger

Jen Karetnick’s Mango Cookbook & a Meta Feta-Stuffed Lamb Burger Recipe

If you’re a Mango fan then you should already know about Jen Karetnick’s new book Mango. Not only is Mango the book filled with tons of Mango recipes, Jen also discusses the best ways for picking, preparing, and eating mangos. In other words, you’ll be immersed in Mango (which is great thing). You can her at the Miami Book Fair International this … Continue reading

Lila's Desserts - Flan

Ask The Beast Column #2 November 21, 2014

You can catch the Ask The Beast Column here on Burger Beast starting next Wednesday November 26th and every Wednesday after that. Don’t forget to send in your questions using the form below or using the hashtag #askthebeast on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google +. Question from @ServantOnIce on Twitter: What are my chances of getting a date with FatGirl … Continue reading

Pilgrimage

Holiday Cocktail Recipes from FINKA Table & Tap

With Thanksgiving right around the corner here are 4 Cocktail Recipes from FINKA Table & Tap created by their Mixologist Eddie Fuentes that should do you some good. Pumpkin Rum Old Fashioned: 1 Dash Angostura Bitters 1 Dash Angostura Orange Bitters .5oz Homemade Pumpkin Pie Syrup 2oz Caliche Rum Orange Twist Toasted Marshmallow Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Pilgrimage: 2oz Caliche Rum … Continue reading

Second City Smoke - World Food Burger Champion 2014

Second City Smoke Crowned Best Burger For 2nd Year In A Row

Second City Smoke must serve a killer Burger cause to win the World Food Championship’s Best Burger two years in a row is no easy feat. If you’ve got some time on your hands, you can see the entire line-up of competitors on the World Food Championships page. 2014 World Food Championship Winners: Bacon World Champion: Ricardo Heredia World Barbecue … Continue reading

Veggie Fried Rice

Ask The Beast Column #1 November 19, 2014

My peeps & mi gente, keep the questions coming. Column #2 of Ask The Beast will be up next Thursday November 22nd Question from bmendez17 on Instagram: Thinking of going to Blackbrick tonight. What do I HAVE to order? BB: Based on my last three visits to BlackBrick I’d go with Fried Chicken & Garlic Dumplings, Spare Ribs in Black Bean Sauce, … Continue reading