Build a Better Burger: All Winners

2016 Winner

Sarah Broomer

Culver City, California

Indonesian Satay Burgers

2016 Winner

Michelle Borst Polino

Sterling Heights, Michigan

Buffalo Sliders with Creamy Crunchy Slaw – You Can’t Stop at Just One

2015 Winner

Lily Julow

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Garam Masala Lamb Burgers With Dates and Bacon Lardons

2015 Winner

Phyllis O’Shaughnessy

Naperville, Illinois

Sweet and Smoky Spanish Beef Burgers With Pickled Saffron Pears

2014 Winner

Priscilla Yee

Concord, California

Chorizo Beef Burgers

2014 Winner

Harrison Wheeler

Boynton Beach, Florida

The Heart and Seoul of Korea Burgers

2013 Winner

Michael Cohen

Los Angeles, California

Chipotle Bacon Maple Jam Burgers

2013 Winner

Cristen C. Clark

Runnells, Iowa

Sour Apple Pork Burgers

2012 Winner

Mark Richardson

Snohomish, Washington

Indian Lamb Burgers

2011 Winner

Jennifer Beckman

Falls Church, Virginia

Screen Porch Burgers

2010 Winner

Jaeger Stoltz

Seattle, Washington

Strawberry BBQ Bacon Burgers

2010 Winner

Gina Haase – Best Alternative Burger

Wallington, New Jersey

Lucky Tiki Sliders

2009 Winner

Naylet LaRochelle

Miami, Florida

Miami “Frita” Chicken-Chorizo Burgers

2009 Winner

Suzanne Banfield

Basking Ridge, New Jersey

Roman Patty Melts with Balsamic Peppers and Onions and Sundried Tomato Aïoli

2008 Winner

Susan Scarborough

Fernandina Beach, Florida

Tidewater Boil Burgers with Charred Sweet Corn Salsa and Lemon-Lime Crem-onnaise

2007 Winner

Karen Bernards

McMinnville, Oregon

Sweet-Hot Thai Burgers

2007 Winner

Rebecca Reece

Henderson, Nevada

Little Italy Sausage Burgers

2006 Winner

Elizabeth Bennett

Mill Creek, Washington

Opa! Burgers

2005 Winner

Barry Rosenstein

Elmhurst, Illinois

Sweet and Spicy Red Fez Burgers

2005 Winner

Ellie Mathews

Port Townsend, Washington

Grilled Pork Burgers Indochine

2004 Winner

Clint Stephenson

Friendswood, Texas

Grilled California Avocado BLT Burgers with Carmelized Onions

2003 Winner

Justin Ward

Atlanta, Georgia

Andouille-Shrimp Burgers with Creole Honey Mustard

2003 Winner

Susan Mello

Jackson Heights, New York

My Big Fat Greco-Inspired Burgers

2002 Winner

Kelly Bailer Krauss

Little Falls, New Jersey

Spicy Summer Shrimp Burgers with Crisp Pancetta

2002 Winner

Annelle Williams

Martinsville, Virginia

Vitello Focaccia Burger

2001 Winner

Kristine Snyder

Kihei, Hawaii

Soy-Glazed Salmon Burger

2000 Winner

Jamie Miller

Maple Grove, Minnesota

Hawaiian Tuna Burgers with Maui Wowee Salsa

1999 Winner

Julie DeMatteo

Clementon, New Jersey

Down Island Burgers with Mango Mayo & Grilled Onions

1998 Winner

Larry Elder

Charlotte, North Carolina

Carolina Pork Barbeque Burgers

1997 Winner

Susan Asanovic

Wilton, Connecticut

Siciliano Burger with Fresh Ciliegine and Sweet Tomato Butter

1996 Winner

Lori Welander

Shelburne, Vermont

Mulligatawny Burgers

1995 Winner

Porter Lansing

Englewood, Colorado

Chicken Oriental Burgers with Grilled Shiitake

1994 Winner

Kurt Wait

Redwood City, California

Portabello Burger

1993 Winner

Robert Allen

Port Townsend, Washington

Gingered Beef Burger

1991 Winner

Robert Chirico

Greenfield, Massachusetts

Lamburgers à la Grecque with Cilantro-Mint Chutney

1990 Winner

Jim Pleasants

Williamsburg, Virginia

Napa Valley Basil-Smoked Burgers