MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) Bobby Flay can be a Burger Bash bridesmaid absolutely no more.
After a lot of playing subsequent griddle to help Iron Chef Michael Symon , the Food Network star lastly netted a victory from the South Beach Wine and Food Festival's build-a-better-burger competition.
Flay includes desired the superior position in the Burger Bash for practically seven years, although always fell short.
For the past about three years, Symon bested him or her along with the 20-something additional leading chefs that compete every year with over-the-top, multimeat creations.
But this kind of year, Flay cooked properly up a crisped beef patty topped having queso sauce, potato motherboards and environmentally friendly chili pickle.
"It's in relation to time," Flay mentioned once Thursday evening's event. "The environmentally friendly chilies were my personal hidden knowledge weapon. I ripped in two released each of the ceases with this one. Michael Symon can be a tough chap to be able to beat."
The Burger Bash can be a fixture of the festival which is hosted by means of Rachael Ray. Dozens of chefs from all over the continent accumulate in a very considerable tent to the beach, preparing food upwards their finest burger efforts intended for many attendees.
"Michael Symon is my greatest friend. If I had dropped again it was before going to be some summer," Flay said.
Previous winners include Symon (2012, 2011, 2010), Spike Mendelsohn associated with Good Stuff Eatery around Washington (2009), Michael Schlow connected with Radius around Boston (2008) along with Shake Shack regarding New York (2007).