MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – The place’s the meat? It’s on the Burger Bash, arguably the preferred occasion on the South Seaside Wine and Meals Competition which is celebrating its twentieth anniversary.
Greater than 24 eating places from everywhere in the county put their greatest burgers on the road Friday night time to compete for the title of the Schweid and Sons very Greatest Burger award.
The competitors was fierce and so had been the judges which included CBS4’s personal Leisure and Way of life reporter Lisa Petrillo.
Host Bobby Flay mentioned that is an occasion that issues.
Behind the entire glamour and personal dinners that may promote for as a lot as $500 a ticket, the competition has been quietly working behind the scenes to assist eating places struggling throughout the pandemic.
So, who has one of the best burgers?
American Social took house the Greatest Burger Award and KUSH took the Folks’s Selection Award.
As for Lisa Petrillo, she goes to be shedding hamburgers for some time.
This yr’s competition kicked off Thursday night time with a poolside occasion on the Fontainebleau Lodge hosted by Martha Stewart and a shock efficiency by The Chainsmokers.
The competition, which runs via Sunday, was postponed for a number of months on account of COVID and is now underneath new restrictions, together with half capability on the big-name occasions. Usually 3,000 tickets can be bought for Man Fieri’s common BBQ and champagne dinner Saturday night time, however that quantity was reduce in half.
All occasions aside from the wine sequence are happening outside, together with temperature checks and masks necessities.