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| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
The judges for this year’s Build a Better Burger are top-notch! I’ll be highlighting several of the judges and there is no better way start than with a feature on James McNair, our head judge! James McNair James McNair has been Head Judge for Build a Better Burger® since the recipe contest began in...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
Get your recipes ready! Today is the start of the 2009 Build a Better Burger contest. From April 1 through July 29, the contest is open for recipe submissions. Make sure to check out this year’s Rules page. This is the place to go for all of the important preliminary information on eligibility,...
| Posted by colleen for Sutter Home
Did anyone happen to catch the Ultimate Recipe Showdown on Food Network Sunday night? It was about burgers (and I think it's been established as to how much I enjoy them) so I thought I would share my excitement. Just as I was about to settle into my show, I noticed something a little familiar...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Woot woot! And congrats to George Graham, our 1st runner up and Sonali Ruder, our 2nd runner up! Thanks to all of our participants this year! Here's to another great BBB!!! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
The votes are in! I am pleased to annouce that Susan Scarborough is $10,000 richer!!! Special congrats to our 1st runner up: Sharyn Hill from region 5 and our 2nd runner up: Lisa Huff from region 3! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
The audience weighed in in our Great Burger Debate of 2008 and the results are in. Hooray for People's Choice Beef Burger winner: Kristine Snyder and the Hawaii Da Kine Burgers with Sweet-Chili Glaze, Ginger-Goat Cheese Spread, and Hot Watercress Salad ! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
And we have the results of the People's Choice for the Alternative Category! Congrats go out to: Valerie Szlatenyi for her Ocean State Swordfish Burgers with Tangy Apple Tartar Sauce ! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Um. So much for me being sneaky. I got booted out. But not before I got this pic. Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Kristine Snyder is rounding out hte beef finalists with her recipe and all of the judges were absolutely wow-ed by it. The number of ingredients was also a hot topic today and since Kristine used the same ingredients mulitple times, I'm sure she'll get bonus points for that. The ingredients are all...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Region 4 beef finalist, George Graham, the sole male in this year's contest, is bringing up his Bluesiana Burger and the judges are agreeing that his use of region ingredients (root beer glaze, Mardi Gras slaw) is rockin' the burger world. The judges are all very interested in his mix of regional...