Celebrate National Hamburger Month with Burger Conquest, The Food Film Festival and Burger GPS as they proudly bring us The 2nd Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2013.
New Yorkers love their burgers – and we’ve all got our favorite! During this meat-heavy week, enjoy off-menu specialties to beer pairings as NY Burger Week celebrates the world’s favorite sandwich - the hamburger. Each restaurateur and chef will pay tribute to the juicy, cheesy, always-indulgent burger, in his or her own way.
Here’s a highlight of some of the week’s burger-licious fun:
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Guns N Roses “Appetite for Destruction” Burger and Beer Pairing Dinner at Idle Hands Bar and That Burger
For $30, bite into 4 Mini Burgers and an order of their popular Tots with an off-menu dipping sauce, and wash it all down with 6 beers paired with “Appetite for Destruction.”
Thursday, May 2, 2013:
Bourbon and Burger Pairing Dinner at Hardings
For only $35, you’ll enjoy a private bourbon cocktail course with head bartender Trevor Schneider, bourbon tasting, kitchen walk-through, and a house-made hand-ground burger paired with a bourbon cocktail.
Sunday, May 5, 2013:
The 67 Burger Exclusive Off-Menu Burger Bash
Burger lovers can seriously pig out with 4 Off-Menu Burgers, Beers and French Fries for 2 people for only $45! Vote for your favorite burger at the end of the meal and the burger with the most votes will become the official 67 Burger for National Hamburger Month!
Tuesday, May 7, 2013:
Get Real Presents The Beer Burger Conquest Dinner
End NY Burger Week with 5 different craft beers from Barrier, De Ranke, Lagunitas, Sixpoint and Smuttynose, which will be perfectly paired with 5 gourmet burgers made from 5 different animals for $45 per guest at Alewife in LIC.
The crazy delicious burger menu speaks for itself:
“Get Him to the Greek” (Burger Ground Lamb, Tzatziki,Hummus, Red Onions)
Jaegershnitzel Burger (Ground Veal, Red Cabbage, Hunter Sauce)
Twisted Sister Burger aka Dee Snider Burger (Ground Bison, Peanut Butter and Jelly, Bacon, Siracha)
Quack Attack (Ground Duck. Duck Cracklin, Foie Gras, Pomegranate Hoison)
Luther Burger aka Diabetic Coma (Ground Beef, Cheddar Cheese sandwiched between Glazed Doughnut)
Follow along on Twitter with hashtag #NYBW and tweet @BurgerWeek and @BurgerConquest to join in on all the NY Burger Week fun! xo