The Burger Beast Challenge!

BURGERGUYZ latest burger endeavor is challenging to say the least. It’s a tournament. One that anyone in the valley can enter. A tournament that is not for the faint of heart.  A tournament where victories are filling and defeats are… well, also filling. A tournament that will be won by the competitor that hungers for it the most. A burger eating tournament – The BURGERGUYZ Burger Beast Challenge!

50-gift-cardPrize

All of this eating won’t go unrewarded! Along with all of the fame, glory and endorsements that come with being crowned The 2017 Mahoning Valley Burger Beast, the winner will also receive a $50 gift card.

Rules

This is how it works. Find a local (Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana, Mercer and Lawrence counties) burger challenge. Tell BURGERGUYZ where and when the challenge will take place and arrangements will be made to officiate. Scores and videos will be posted on this page. You can do challenges other than what are listed below. You can do as few or as many challenges as you want. You have until November 5, 2017 to earn as many points as you can. The Leader Board, below, lists all participants and their scores.

Scoring

The burger challenge that you choose will be assigned level of difficulty points that will be awarded for finishing.

There are 3 challenge levels:

Level 1 – Award 5 points. This is the easiest level. Challenges finished in under 10 minutes are usually a level 1 challenge.

Level 2 – Award 10 points. Mid-range challenges that’s average duration is under 30 minutes.

Level 3 – Award 15 points. These are challenges that average over 30 minutes to complete.

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If you attempt a challenge, but do not finish, you will be awarded  mercy points equal to the level number attempted.

In addition to the above, the top 5 fastest times in each challenge will also receive bonus points as listed below.

  1. – 10 points
  2. – 8 points
  3. – 6 points
  4. – 4 points
  5. – 2 points

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LEADER  BOARD (Overall)

                  Name                                                            Points

  1. Jim Vranches, Struthers ………………………………. 15
  2. Red Harris, Boardman…………………………………. 13
  3. Jason Peacock, Newton Falls………………………… 12
  4. Nick Magazzine, Boardman…………………………… 11
  5. James Chismark, Boardman…………………………..  7
  6. Greg Porter, Bristol……………………………………..   3
  7. Tony Hilliard, Garrettsville……………………………..   3
  8. Shane Nuzzi, Niles……………………………………..   3

 

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CHALLENGES

NOTE: You must notify BURGERGUYZ on Facebook or by email at (burgerguyz@hotmail.com) at least 1 day prior to your challenge attempt.

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7x7imageSteak ‘n Shake – [Level 1 challenge, 5 pts.] 

Niles or Boardman locations

On the All-Nighter Menu is the 7×7 Steakburger, a $7.77 tower of seven Steakburger patties alternating with seven slices of American cheese with fries.

          Name                                 Time                                  

  1. Jim Vranches                     1:56.28         (video)
  2. Red Harris                          2:50.11         (video)
  3. Nick Magazzine                  2:57.95         (video)
  4. Jason Peacock                   6:07.00         (video)
  5. James Chismark                 6:18.27         (video)

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Big D’s Newton Grill – [Level 3 challenge, 15 pts.] 11698585_1001702743214658_8190532611151925480_n

327 S Milton Blvd, Newton Falls, Ohio 44444
Phone – (330) 872-3150
Good luck with Big D’s Monster Challenge! It consists of 3 one pound all beef patties, 9 pieces of bacon, 9 pieces of cheese, and any 4 condiments such as lettuce, tomato, onion, ketchup, mayo, mustard, etc. Includes Big D’s basic order of fries, a small basket. You have 45 minutes to complete this challenge or it cost you $29.95. If completed, it’s free and you will receive an “I Crushed Big D’s Monster Challenge” t-shirt, and all of the fanfare that comes with it!
Call in your order at least a day or two ahead of time. Big D’s 330-872-3150.
$29.95 or free
             Name                                Time
  1. Greg Porter                             DNF       (video)
  2. Tony Hilliard                             DNF       (video)
  3. Jason Peacock                        DNF       (video)
  4. Shane Nuzzi                           DNF       (video)

 

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kozy kitchenKozy Kitchen – [Level 2 challenge, 10 pts.]

2723 Elm Road NE  Warren, Ohio 44483
Phone – (330) 372-1252
The Kozy Kitchen Burger Challenge is 2 pounds of ground beef topped with cheese, bacon, grilled onions, pepper strips and mushrooms and served with French fries. How fast can you do it?
$14.99

Name                                   Time

……………………….      

The Ice House Inn – [Level 3 challenge, 15 pts.]Buddah

5516 W Webb Rd. Austintown, Ohio
Phone – (330) 544-8800

Beat the Buddah Challenge! Eat the Buddah Burger, a 2 lb. Burger patty loaded with lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle and American cheese on our homemade Kaiser roll, along with 2 lbs of fries and 1 lb of coleslaw in under 30 minutes and it’s FREE! Don’t finish it in time and pay $25. Many have tried, few have survived. Can you Beat the Buddah?!?

$25.00 or free

             Name                                   Time

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100_1611Top Notch Diner – [Level 2 challenge, 10 pts.]

682 S. High St. Cortland, OH 44410
Phone – (330) 638-0077

The Bulldog Fullback is three half pound Angus burger patties topped with onion ring(s), jalapenos, American cheese, fries, mozzarella cheese and smothered with our homemade chili and cheddar cheese. Served without the top. Not for the faint of heart. Fork and knife recommended. Fastest time wins!

$16.99

             Name                                   Time

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14660580_257x375Mojo’s Pub & Grill – [Level 3 challenge, 15 pts.]

6292 Mahoning Ave, Austintown, OH 44515
Phone – (330) 793-6656
The Stairway to Heaven is two pounds of burger love, stacked with eight strips of bacon, pulled pork, coleslaw, two onion rings, and your choice of any four cheeses. Comes with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles and onions and a side of Mojo’s fresh cut fries. If eaten in less than 30 minutes you get a T-shirt.
$28.99

               Name                                   Time

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Brewtus Brewing Co. – [Level 3 challenge, 15 pts. + 10 bonus pts.]Brewtus

23 Chestnut Ave. Sharon, PA
Phone – (724) 308-6293
I don’t know where to begin! First, we only have 3 levels so we have to rate it at the highest level of difficulty, 3. But the slayer that can conquer this undefeated brute will receive 10 bonus points and a bottle of Pepto-Bismol from BURGERGUYZ! Hell, we’ll give you the bottle and 5 points just for trying! This Goliath is four 1/2 lb burger patties, a pound of ham, a pound of pulled pork, cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle and don’t forget the 2 lbs of fries. 6 lbs of food total! It’s $49.95 but if you finish it in the 90 minute duration, it’s on the house! Place your order at least 24 hours ahead.
$49.95 or free

               Name                                   Time

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