Dec 312012
The Very Best of 2012

As we close in on the final hours of 2012, I can’t help but revel in what an amazing year this has been. Not only did we continue the quest to find the Best Memphis Burger, but together we began a new Memphis tradition which will hopefully live on for years to come. Yes, Memphis is full of awesome food festivals. The big one is the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest. There’s also [full post]

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Nov 122012
Best Memphis Burger Fest Winner takes 4th place in the 2012 World Food Championship.

A little over a month ago was the inaugural Best Memphis Burger Fest. For the first time ever, 21 local restaurant chefs, BBQ teams and grill master hobbyists went head to head to see who had the Best Memphis Burger. With over 60 burgers entered and judged, it was an amazing display of grilling talent competing for a title that until this day only existed on paper at the Memphis Flyer. For one group of [full post]

Oct 242012
Notable Memphis Burgers

It’s no secret that my blogging significantly slowed down while planning the inaugural Best Memphis Burger Fest. I hate that I wasn’t getting much writing done, but putting on a festival is a lot of work. Much more than I ever anticipated. Ironically, while new entries on were few and far between, my going out to eat increased significantly. It seemed like I was always meeting someone to talk about a sponsorship lead or [full post]