Some days, only a juicy burger will do.
Friday is that day.
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Just in time for National Burger Month, 20 local restaurants will prepare their best burgers for Friday’s Hamburger House Party by local blogger at Magic City Casino. The people’s choice winner gets a big trophy, but the judges’ choice gets something much more valuable: a spot in the 2017 Gonzalez (aka Burger Beast)South Beach Wine & Food Festival’s Burger Bash.
Festival founder Lee will be among the judges, as well as comfort food king Danny of Blue Collar and Mignonette, and chef Michael , the mind behind one of South Florida’s best burger joints, Charm City Burgers in Beach.
Gonzalez handpicked the 20 restaurants, from meat meccas such as MEAT Eatery & Taproom, Jr.’s Gourmet Burgers (last year’s surprise winner), Coral Gables’ The Local Craft Food & Drink and Fat Moe’s, located inside a gas station.Factory and Latin House to several spots he says few know make great a burger. Among those are Miami Springs’
“There are a lot of unsung burger heroes that not everybody knows about,” Gonzalez said.