A dinner bell was rang by the newly crowned state fair queen Erin Christina Arko who yelled to 12 competitors to “Start your grills”. With that, the 2017 New Mexico State Fair Green Chili Cheeseburger Challenge was under way. … More BURGERGUYZ: The 2017 NM State Fair Green Chili Cheeseburger Challenge
By Don Johnson During a February Saturday afternoon in Santa Fe, I started jones’n for a burger. Knowing I was but a minute away, I headed to Shake Foundation. After finding a spot in the small dirt lot, I walked to the back of the building. In the back is where one orders at one … More BURGERGUYZ: Shake Foundation, Santa Fe, NM
By Don Johnson On a Saturday Albuquerque evening, BURGERGUYZ of New Mexico paid a visit to Pete’s Frites. Pete’s is an up and coming burger stop in Nob Hill that serves nothing but burgers and “frites”, a Belgian style French Fry. There is one grilled cheese option and a grilled cheese children’s meal for the non-meat … More BURGERGUYZ: Pete’s Frites, Albuquerque, NM
When you are a burger guy and you go on vacation, you always have to check out the local burger scene. I am vacationing in Ireland for a couple of weeks and while we were in Dublin we stopped at Bobo’s gourmet burgers and did an impromptu review. … More BURGERGUYZ: Bobo’s Gourmet Burgers, Dublin, Ireland
Ned’s Bar and Grill 2509 San Mateo Blvd. NE ABQ NM 87110 http://www.nedsnm.com By Don Johnson Mid-afternoon on a Sunday brought this burgerguy to Ned’s Bar and Grill for a burger. A handful of patrons sat on the outside patio; another handful sat inside. I suddenly felt right at home when this Ohio native went … More BURGERGUYZ: Ned’s Bar & Grill, Albuquerque, NM
By Don Johnson 5901 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 And various locations in New Mexico and Missouri 5starburgers.com Having recently moved from Northeast Ohio to Albuquerque NM, I left a lot of old, familiar burger places that have incredible reputations. And, obviously I can no longer help the Burgerguyz ‘back home’ search there for … More BURGERGUYZ: Five Star Burgers, Albuquerque, NM
The ACBG were not overly impressed at their stop in Cuyahoga Falls. Click the pic for the deets!