Monday, June 20, 2016

5th Annual - Boca Burger Battle "A Grilling Affair!"

Not only is the temperature rising, the bbq grills are getting ready and Chefs are creating secret recipes as preparations for the "Boca Burger Battle, A Grilling Affair!" returns again for the fourth year on Saturday, July 16th, 2016. More than 20 contenders from all over south Florida will create their grilling masterpieces and present them to a prestige table of Grill Master Judge's which includes a few well known "burger conneseuirs" like Rey De La Osa, Chief Grill Master Team Captain from Publix Aprons Cooking School & Jamie Frankel from Burgers by the Beach along with an amazing panel of judges. The sizzling summer street festival is held in Sanborn Square Park located in downtown Boca Raton near Palmetto Park Road and Federal Highway.

This year we are featuring these Battle Contenders from these South Florida Cities;

Boca Raton is featuring Morton's Steak House, Shake Shack, M.E.A.T. Eatery & Taproom, Zinburger and Saquella CafeCoconut Creek is featuring BRGR StopDeerfield Beach is featuring Tucker Duke's Lunchbox and their new Boca locationDelray Beach is featuring Salt 7, The New Vegan, Cabo Flats, Deck 84 and Burt & Max'sFort Lauderdale is featuring Bite GastrotruckGreenacres is featuring Munchie's Snack ShackHollywood is featuring Atlas Meat-Free Delicatessen Sweetwater is featuring 109 Burger Joint

Portion of proceeds from the Boca Burger Battle benefit PROPEL,, People Reaching Out to Provide Education and Leadership, a 501c3 Non Profit Organization located in Boca Raton. PROPEL's goal is to address the needs of youth and be a catalyst for change, one life at a time. They offer weekly programming and special events in the areas of arts, education and recreation to best forward the future of our youth.

2015 Winners:
Grill Master's Award (Judge's Choice)
- 1st: MEAT Eatery and Taproom Boca
- 2nd: Salt7‪#‎DelrayBeach‬
- 3rd: Bite Gastrotruck‪#‎SouthFlorida‬
Community Chip Tally (People's Choice)
- 1st: Tucker Duke's Lunchbox Niceville, FL‪#‎DeerfieldBeach‬
- 2nd: M.E.A.T. Eatery & Taproom, Boca Raton
- 3rd: Bite Gastrotruck
Best Alternative Burger
The New Vegan, Delray Beach 

Highlight from last year!!!