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Ultimate news: Jaeger Stoltz just won $100,000 and the grand prize title of “20th Anniversary Build a Better Burger 2010 Winner” with his Strawberry BBQ Bacon Burgers ! How exciting! I wonder what he'll do with the winnings… What would you do with your winnings if you won $100,000?
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Jeanette Nelson is our People's Choice Winner and our second runner-up with her Sweet Chili Citrus Changsha Sliders with Sriracha Grapefruit Mayo and Ponzu Jicama Slaw ! How exciting for Jeanette! Cheers!
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Cheers to Regina Haase from Wallington, New Jersey with her Lucky Tiki Sliders . Congratulations, Regina!
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Mark Pyne with his Cranberry Ultimate Pork Burgers with Garlic Cherry Mayonnaise, Smoked Ham, Bacon, and Gruyere Cheese !
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Head Judge, James McNair wishes we could give ALL of our finalists $100,000. Unfortunately, only ONE can walk away with the check! (I'm so excited I'm shaking in my boots!) Our finalists are all very excited! Show your love for them in our comment box below and stay tuned to find out who our Build...
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It's getting close to the time! You know what I'm talking about, right? Time to announce who won $100,000! Can you imagine how nervous and excited all of our beef burger contestants are! We're tallying up the scores as we speak! Don't forget to visit sutterhome.com to make sure you're there for the...
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The Judges' are tasting Jaeger Stoltz' "Strawberry BBQ Bacon Burgers" It took Jaeger FOUR summers to perfect this gourmet burger recipe (that's quite a few hot days and glasses of wine, huh). Judge, Daisy Martinez is VERY excited about this burger. She says that she'd love to cook this burger up...
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Jeanette from Sophia, West Virginia is here passing out her " Sweet Chili Citrus Changsha Sliders with Sriracha Grapefruit Mayo and Ponzu Jicama Slaw ". What a mouthful - of ingredients and flavors! Yum. Jeffrey Starr says that the burgers look beautiful and taste very juicy and tender. LuLu Buffet...
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Peter says that his inspiration for creating his "Venezuelan "¡Olé!" Arepa Burgers with Crispy Chorizo, Chipotle-Queso Sauce, Caramelized Onions, and Guacamole" for Build a Better Burger was to "Build a Better relationship" (awwwww)! He says that he's a burgers and wine kinda guy, rather than...
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Kathi Jones-DelMonte is presenting her "Americana Smokeshack Burgers" with Barbecue Bacon Jam. One of the Hardy Boys says that he loves the contrast between the cold and hot parts of the burger. LuLu Buffet exclaims that this burger is delicious and really, really beautifully presented! Head Judges...
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Here are some of our wonderful people's choice burger tasters. They seem to LOVE all of these burgers! Here's a little sneak peek into some of their reactions: Wg6MUATau8g Based on all of these lovely comments, how do you think the people's choice awards will shape up?
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Christina is now presenting her "Bengali Blaze Burgers" to our fabulous judges. During grad school, Christina learned to use Indian spices not only to add flavors to dishes (which she obviously does very well) but also as healing techniques. (She's a nurse AND she can cook...she really can do it...
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I managed to grab Jaeger Stoltz at the grill as he was cooking away. He’s got some seriously finger-lickin’ good burgers on the grill right now. Check it out: GQWvN-y63Rg Can you guess who's going to win the $100,000 yet?
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Jeanette Nelson’s got some delicious “Sweet Chili Citrus Changsha Sliders with Sriracha Grapefruit Mayo and Ponzu Jicama Slaw” on the grill right now, and they really do smell delicious. Here’s Jeanette telling us about her gourmet burger sliders: z5VWBGsiTmo Share your love for Jeanette in our...
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Here's Kathi Jones-DelMonte from Rochester, NY with her “Americana Smokeshack Burgers”. To quote Kathi, “we can all agree on that barbecue is mouth-watering, lip-smacking delicious”. And yes, Kathi, we sure can. Here she is grilling away: -gvwoZ3C-mY
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Christina Capone was our first beef finalist to turn on her grill and she is ready to start grilling her famous “Bengali Blaze Burgers”. I’ve got a glass of Sauvignon Blanc at hand to prepare for the spicy, Indian flavors of this delicious burger creation. Here’s Christina letting us in on the...
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Our judges just wrapped up the "grilling" (and tasting!) of all of our alternative burger finalists! They seemed to like all of these delicious burgers (and let me tell you...these burgers are SO delicious). It's going to be a difficult decision for the judges, I can already tell. Which of our...
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Our final alternative burger is on the way to the stage! Head Judge, James McNair just updated us on the scoring system. Our finalists receive up to 20 points for taste, 10 for creativity, and 5 for visual. Here's an quick update of Teresa Ralston while she was grillin' away: eNiZmv8jpvA Make sure...
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Here is Peter Kim as he prepares his “Venezuelan ‘¡Olé!’ Arepa Burgers with Crispy Chorizo, Chipotle-Queso Sauce, Caramelized Onions, and Guacamole”. So many delicious flavors and ingredients…it really is too hot to handle. S3gHGgd86IM Our judges have definitely got their hands (and mouths) full...
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Our second alternative burger finalist, Barbara Estabrook is on her way for the "grilling" of the judges. They're now tasting her " Minted Lamb Burgers, Greek Style with Mediterranean Relish and Feta-Yogurt Spread ". Barbara is telling us how much she loves Mediterranean flavors and how she...