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Why is Sending Meat as a Gift a Great Idea?

A Must Have for all 2021 Holiday Gift Guides! Gourmet goods, in general, make great gifts, especially for the foodies in your life. But a particular palette isn’t necessary to enjoy and appreciate the gift of meat. Our premium pre-made Burger patties and ground beef will be the answer to... READ MORE

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Weeknight Favorite: Schweid & Sons Bolognese Sauce

Bolognese is not a typical weeknight meal you go to when you're trying to get a hearty and filling dish on the table for the family. We know you're thinking that you need to cook the sauce for a long time to achieve that deep flavor. Well, we want to... READ MORE

NOT Burgers! recipes with George Motz

Ground beef has always been a weeknight hero but we think it's the hero every night when you use Schweid & Sons. We've teamed up with George Motz, a friend of Schweid & Sons who is a well-traveled Emmy award-winning freelance filmmaker, author and photographer and most importantly, widely considered... READ MORE

How do you like your Burger cooked?

The Best Way to Cook Beef Burgers by Schweid and Sons The ultimate goal when cooking a Schweid & Sons Burger is a perfectly cooked Burger that is juicy and packed with flavor. Once you choose which Burger blend you want to try ( we suggest The Prime Burger ),... READ MORE

Grill Favorites: Double Bacon Cheeseburgers

Do you love bacon? We sure do! Not only do we love when there are slices of crispy bacon on top of our Burgers but we also love it in an easy to make Burger sauce.  This quick and easy recipe will have you putting dinner on the table in... READ MORE

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Weekend Eats: Burger & Waffles

oh yeah, it's time for burger & waffles! Looking for the perfect sweet & savory combo? Look no further than this decadent Burger & Waffles recipe with a double emphasis on Burger. This delicious Burger has all the classic ingredients you'd expect on Burgers & Waffles - premium Schweid and... READ MORE

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Is Wagyu Beef Healthy?

Wagyu beef isn't just good. It's good for you. First, what is Wagyu beef. For those who have heard many foodies talk about how delicious this beef is but wasn't actually sure why - check out this post about what Wagyu beef is. We use Wagyu beef in our Katana... READ MORE

How to Cook Burgers Indoors: Non-Stick Pan

Barbecue season may be over for those in cold climates, but that doesn't mean you need to stock the freezer and wait for the summer to cook up juicy Schweid and Sons Burgers. Nothing warms our spirits (and our stomachs) like comfort foods cooked at home. A good recipe is... READ MORE

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That’s the Stuff: Everything You Need to Know About Stuffed Burgers

It's pretty difficult to imagine anything better than a burger. As a family-owned and operated, fourth-generation purveyor of the finest cuts and top quality Angus beef, Schweid & Sons understands that traditions are hard to change. Our local farmers and ranchers have been making their own classic burger recipes for... READ MORE

3 Burger Bun Alternatives: Lighten up and think outside the bun!

The right "bun" can bring a lot of flavor and texture to a Burger and it doesn't always have to be a traditional bun. Think outside the classic bun with these creative, delicious ideas for taking your Burger game to the next level of yum while keeping it light and... READ MORE

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Try Some of These Delicious Burger Sauces!

Chef's Kiss 😘! You just cooked up the most mouth-watering Schweid & Sons burger and even though that meat is grilled to perfection, you know you just need a little extra sauce to make it the Very Best Burger. Great News! We compiled some of the best burger sauces for... READ MORE

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Add Flare To Your Cheeseburger: Havarti and Romano

For the past few weeks, we have been exploring different ways to add some zest to your burgers with new cheese options! Havarti and Romano are our last two cheese suggestions in this series. They are bold and fresh, guaranteed to make your mouth water.   Havarti Havarti has the consistency... READ MORE

Add Flare To Your Cheeseburger: Cream Cheese and Gruyère

Its time to get even more creative with our cheese choices. This week's cheeses are all about unconventional and unique options, that are guaranteed to make your mouth water! Cream Cheese and Gruyère initially may leave you scratching your head wondering HOW those could work on a burger, and you... READ MORE

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Add Flare To Your Cheeseburger: Blue Cheese and Swiss

Making your burger perfect can be an art form. That is why we have spent time researching the best ways to add a new flare of taste to your Schweid & Sons burger with a selection of different cheese options. Today we wanted to bring the focus onto Blue Cheese... READ MORE

Add Flare To Your Cheeseburger: Brie and Gouda

The aromatic smell of a burger grilling is enough to send your taste buds into overdrive but what really makes a burger is what you top it with. A slice of American cheese is a tried and true winner but what do you do when you want to amp it... READ MORE

Flat Top: The Big Grill Debate

Finally, the flat top grill. While it is not a traditional grill you think of when making your Burgers, many grillers are exploring this option to get that perfect crust on the outside of a Burger.   Flat top grills have a flat grilling surface that is similar to griddle.... READ MORE

Gas Grills: The Big Grill Debate

Next up in the Grill Debate is the gas grill. A true favorite amongst Burger grillers as it is easy to learn and use. Gas Grills Moving onto gas grills which offer many benefits to both experienced and inexperienced grillers alike. They are very popular amongst the casual grillers because... READ MORE

Charcoal: The Big Grill Debate

In honor of National Grilling Month, we want to discuss something very important with you... which grilling method is the best for cooking Burgers?   Grill masters throughout the world are committed to their own grilling methods and traditions in their pursuit of the very best burger. One of the... READ MORE

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National Hamburger Day Is Here!

Did you know that the annual number of Burgers eaten in the US is around 50 billion?? Burgers are loved so much that every year on May 28th, we take time to celebrate National Hamburger Day. While no one knows when this unofficial holiday was created, we do believe it was created by someone who wanted to appreciate the beauty that is... READ MORE

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Wagyu Beef – What You Need to Know: Cattle Breeds

Last updated: January 15, 2021 What is Wagyu beef and is Wagyu beef healthy? You've seen the signs at the grocery store and you've heard mentions of it by foodies, but what makes Wagyu beef, well, Wagyu? Today, we're going to dive in and talk about where Wagyu beef comes... READ MORE

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How Certified Humane Raised & Handled Beef Remains a Cut Above

At Schweid & Sons, we love our consumers as much as they love quality beef! Meat eaters are a tight knit group of discerning carnivores. Most beef eaters would sooner chew on cardboard than swap a juicy, choice cut for a veggie patty. But is it possible for carnivores to... READ MORE

Cooking Burgers in a Cast Iron Skillet

If you're craving that delicious Burger but don't want to wait until summer rolls back around, take heart! Though many people do love a good burger fresh off the grill, an equally delicious Burger can be made indoors with your favorite frying pan. No matter the season, you can enjoy... READ MORE

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All About Grass Fed Beef

If you're a certified burger enthusiast, chances are you know about beef. You've probably heard the term "grass fed" thrown around by foodies and barbecue masters alike. It's easy to get lost in buzzwords when it comes to selecting high quality products for your restaurant, special event, or backyard grill... READ MORE

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How to Choose between Prime vs Choice vs Select?

Chances are, you have a favorite way to eat a burger. Maybe you swear by Certified Angus Beef brand or prefer your beef grass-fed. You might know the perfect ratio of ketchup to mustard or have a strong opinion about pickles, lettuce, or tomato. But you might not have considered... READ MORE

How to Make an Amazing Tailgate Burger for Football Season

First things first: Fire up that grill! With the air a bit chillier and the leaves changing colors, we know it's football season. And it's the perfect time to stuff our faces with delicious tailgate dishes. Schweid & Sons are here to help you with the most important part of... READ MORE

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Certified Angus Beef Brand

Schweid & Sons Promise of Quality As your retail go-to for freshly ground, custom-blended burgers, we take great pride in making those burgers with the very best Angus beef available. This is why we make many of our blends with Certified Angus Beef ® brand cuts. What is the Certified... READ MORE

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How To Cook The Very Best Burger

1. Keep Burger refrigerated until ready to cook. 2. Lightly season both sides of each Burger with kosher salt (optional). 3. Starting with a clean and oiled grill, cook Burgers over high heat for 8-10 minutes or until the desired temperature is reached.* 4. To keep Burgers juicy, flip each... READ MORE

Where Does Your Beef Actually Come From?

Ranchers take the responsibility of providing beef for our country seriously. They view their cattle and the land they graze on as their livelihood as well as their legacy to share with future generations. If you've ever wondered where American beef comes from, you're in the right place. We're going... READ MORE

7 Best Practices for Safe Handling of Meat

If you are like most meat aficionados, you are always on the lookout for a prime cut of beef. Whether you enjoy an occasional grilled hamburger at home or spend your time overseeing meat procurement for a restaurant, you want to take every measure to ensure that the meat you... READ MORE

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Pre-Made Patties Rule! Here Are Three Reasons Why!

It's a debate that has long existed among Burger Lovers: is it better to buy your patties, or to make your own? While some purists firmly believe that store-bought patties are a lesser contender in the battle for the best Burger, we must respectfully disagree. Especially with all of the... READ MORE

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5 Must-Have Summer Grilling Accessories

It's finally Spring! And that means prime grilling season is around the corner. It's time to clear away the clutter of winter, clean off your grill, and get ready for summer BBQ season. Whether you've been grilling for friends and family for years or this is your first journey into... READ MORE

13 Things You Need to Grill Outdoors When It’s Cold!

Picture yourself taking a perfectly cut, juicy, bright red piece of steak and throwing it onto your grill. Imagine hearing the sizzle and starting to salivate, knowing that soon you'll be dining on perfectly grilled burgers.   The only problem? You look at the calendar and realize it's winter. The Fourth... READ MORE

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SOBEWFF: Meet The Chefs!

As the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival Heineken Light Burger Bash presented by Schweid & Sons hosted by David Burtka & Neil Patrick Harris rapidly approaches, it's time to meet the rock star chefs who will be facing off to take home The Very Best Burger... READ MORE

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Healthier Ways to Cook Your Burger!

There are few things as alluring as a fresh, juicy burger right off the grill. Unfortunately, some of us feel a pang of guilt as our eye draws towards the burger on our plate, as we fret over the unhealthy reputation of this American lunch and dinner classic. It doesn't... READ MORE

Certified Angus Beef: Did Someone Say Burger?

At Schweid and Sons, we are totally committed to one thing: bringing the best ground beef varieties for burgers to the American market. In the four generations, we've been working on beef burgers, the tastes of burger lovers have changed. That's why we've introduced our Grassfed Standard burgers and our farm-to-table option... READ MORE

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Food Film Festival 2018 Recap

And with that, another wonderful year of the Food Film Festival comes to a close. Thank you to everyone who joined us at the AMC Theatre in Times Square on Friday, Oct. 26 for Edible Adventures 16: Stories of New York, and came out and tried George Motz and Chef... READ MORE

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Preview: Food Film Festival 2018

It's that time of year again- the Food Film Festival is finally upon us! The festival, which allows patrons to taste what foods are displayed on the screen, returns for its 12th year in New York City, running from October 24 to 28, 2018.  Schweid & Sons is proud to... READ MORE

Best Accessories for Tailgating Like a Pro

Every year, thousands of football fans park their cars in lots and throw down a serious party before the game- also known as tailgating! Tailgating is one of America's favorite pastimes, and for good reason. Sipping cold beer and munching on delicious food so close to all the action is... READ MORE

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Tailgate With A Cause 2018

On September 30, Tailgate With A Cause returned to MetLife Stadium (right in Schweid & Sons own backyard!) for the New York Giants vs New Orleans Saints game. All proceeds from charity event, now it its twelfth year, were donated to Custodes Libertais Memorial Foundation, which provides educational scholarships for... READ MORE

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Our Favorite Recipes for National Cheeseburger Day

It's National Cheeseburger Day- the most wonderful day of the year (well, tied with National Burger Day on May 28). To honor the holiday, we're celebrating with a few of our personal favorite Cheeseburger recipes. Whether you're into adventurous eating or are in favor of a good ole' fashion classic,... READ MORE

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Food Safety Tips for Labor Day 2018

Labor Day is upon us and before we kiss Summer 2018 goodbye we are headed into three days of relaxation and firing up the grill. However, while fun should be the focus, it's important to remember the age-old motto: safety first. So, before you jump head first into a long... READ MORE

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Grilling Gadgets For The 21st Century

Technology is constantly advancing and updating. Tech is always at our finger tips. It is a staple in assisting us in organizing our daily lives,  allowing us to work from anywhere and keeping us up to date with the lives of our friends 24/7. So, because technology is now so... READ MORE

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Grilling Gifts for Father’s Day

It's no secret that gift shopping can be difficult. What do you get someone who already has everything without opting for a impersonal gift card? And with Father's Day 2018 just days away, the pressure to find the perfect present is on. But fear not, Burger Lovers- we've compiled a... READ MORE

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The 2018 Burger Trends Report

It's that time of year again, Burger Lovers! We're closing out National Hamburger Month with a bang by releasing the 2018 edition of the Schweid & Sons Burger Trends Report. Each spring, we tirelessly work to collect information on movements within the hospitality field by surveying those who know the foodservice... READ MORE

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Four Grilling Hacks for Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day 2018 is quickly approaching. And in a twist of fate, National Hamburger Day shares the same date as the unofficial kickoff of summer, May 28! In preparation, we've got you covered with some of our favorite barbecue hacks, so you can celebrate in style and enjoy the Very... READ MORE

National Small Business Week 2018: Seven Small Restaurants That We Love

As a family-owned and operated company, we understand how truly important small businesses really are. So in honor of this year's National Small Business Week (not to mention the beginning of May, which marks the start of National Hamburger Month!) we wanted to take a moment to recognize just a... READ MORE

National Pretzel Day 2018: Our Favorite Pretzel Bun Burgers

A little salty, a little sweet- who doesn't love a great pretzel? And considering that today is National Pretzel Day, which falls on April 26 every year, there's no better time to highlight some of our favorite pretzel bun Burger creations. Read on as we highlight some of the best... READ MORE

Let’s Get Social: Join The Very Best Burger Club Today

Do you have a passion for Burgers? Are you always on the lookout for the latest trends and tastiest recipes from the Burger World? If you answered yes, sounds like you're a true Burger Lover! Just in time for the Summer Grilling Season, Schweid & Sons is proud to announce... READ MORE

SOBEWFF 2018 Bacardi Rum & Bass Beach Party Recap

The cold winter weather here in Jersey is definitely making us wish we were back at the Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival in Miami. One of the other great events the festival had to offer was the BACARDÍ Rum & Bass Beach Party featuring... READ MORE

SOBEWFF 2018 Burger Bash Recap

Yet another wonderful Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival has come to a close, and that means that the winner of the Heineken Light Burger Bash Presented by Schweid and Sons Hosted by Guy Fieri has been crowned! While all of the participants were fantastic,... READ MORE

The Cattle Call: Chef Marc Murphy

As an internationally renowned chef and restauranteur, Marc Murphy knows a thing or two about making great food, which is why he will be on hand as one of our expert Burger connoisseurs at the Annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival’s Heineken Light Burger... READ MORE

3 Ways To Add Burgers To Your Super Bowl Party

Whether you’re a football fan or not, the Super Bowl is the perfect opportunity to get together with friends and family and enjoy some delicious comfort food. While Super Bowl party staples—like, chicken wings, chips and dip, and other finger foods—are always on the table, Burgers tend to be left... READ MORE

Top 3 Winter Grilling Problems (And Solutions)

Winter is here. And that means Burger lovers everywhere are suiting up for some outdoor winter grilling! We know your dedication to Burgers and grilling in all seasons is without question, but did you know that you and your Burgers are vulnerable to more issues when grilling in the cold?... READ MORE

10 Holiday Gifts For The Burger Lovers In Your Life

Holiday shopping can be a real hassle if you don't prepare for the long lines and delayed shipping windows. But for the Burger-lovers in your life, you can make it really easy with our list of 10 holiday gifts every Burger-lover will fall in love with this holiday season. 10... READ MORE

Food Film Fest – Event Recap

The 2017 NYC Food Film Festival has come to a close. But what an amazing ride it's been! We got to taste recipes pioneered by James Beard, the New York favorite chopped cheese sandwich, savory ramen, and classic brunch fair. Chefs from around New York—including Keizo Shimamoto (Ramen Burger &... READ MORE

National Cheeseburger Day

As the true Burger-lovers you are, you know that National Cheeseburger Day is a day to be revered. Not only does it celebrate one of the most iconic sandwiches of all time, it’s a great excuse (as if you needed one) to load up on the best Cheeseburgers around. Adding cheese to... READ MORE

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Sirloin: Everything You Need To Know

At Schweid & Sons we grind whole muscles into ground beef using the most premium cuts available. One of those cuts may be familiar to you. The Sirloin is probably one of the most well known of the beef cuts. Today, let’s take a look at what Sirloin is and... READ MORE

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Burger Grilling Tips To Kickoff Tailgate Season

Labor Day has come and gone, and summer is (almost) officially behind us. But that's no reason not to keep grilling up your favorite Burgers! Fall means tailgate season is ready and waiting for you! But don't head out to the stadium just yet. Unlike backyard barbecues, tailgates have their... READ MORE

5 Burgers To Rock Labor Day Weekend

Since Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer, why not go out with a bang at your weekend cookout? Since Burgers are always on the menu, we've put together a list of the 5 Burgers that will rock your cookout and leave your guests super impressed. Sometimes keeping it... READ MORE

Top 10 Sauces To Spice Up Your Burger

There are so many factors that go into making a truly great Burger. One of the key ingredients that helps set phenomenal Burgers apart is sauces. While the traditional staples (Ketchup, Mayonnaise, and Mustard) are certainly always an option, experimenting with less traditional (and sometimes avant-garde) sauces can bring out... READ MORE

Burgers On The Go: How To Pick A Portable Grill

Whether you're prepping for tailgate season, planning on having a cookout in the park, or just want to cook up fresh Burgers wherever you are, having a go-to portable grill that you can depend on is vital. With so many options out there, discerning what your ideal use will be... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Tour Recap

After over ten weeks, nine cities, and thousands of Burgers served, The Very Best Burger Truck Tour is finally over. It's been a fun ride, and we know it wouldn't have been a success without all of you who enjoyed our Burgers at every stop. Thank you! And special thank... READ MORE

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Brisket: Everything You Need To Know

At Schweid & Sons we grind whole muscles into ground beef using the most premium cuts available. One of those cuts may be familiar to you. The Brisket is probably the most well known of the beef cuts, and one of the most upward trending for Burgers. Today, let’s take... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Taste Of Buffalo Recap

The Very Best Burger Truck visited the Taste of Buffalo and served an homage to the city: The Buffalo Burger. The Buffalo Burger features Schweid & Sons Signature Series: The Chuck Brisket, Buffalo sauce, Blue Cheese Dressing, Lettuce, and Tomato, on a Martin's Potato Roll. Click here to see photos... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Giant National BBQ Battle Recap

The Very Best Burger Truck visited the Giant National BBQ Battle in our nation's capital, Washington, D.C., last weekend to sample delicious Burgers hungry attendees. We sampled our BBQ Slaw Burger, an homage to traditional BBQ flavors, featuring BBQ sauce, coleslaw, and cheddar cheese on a Martin's Potato Roll. Cattle... READ MORE

Top 3 Burger Grilling Tips To Rock Your Fourth of July

Are you ready to grill it up this Fourth of July Weekend? Just in case you're not prepared, we've got you covered with some quick tips for grilling The Very Best Burger this weekend. Top 3 Burger Grilling Tips For Fourth Of July Weekend Make Sure Your Grill Is In... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Brews, BBQ & Bourbon Recap

The Very Best Burger Truck visited the Detroit area for the Brews, BBQ & Bourbon festival in Ferndale, MI, to serve a delicious Pretzel Pub Burger to the hungry attendees there.  Click here to view photos from the event. Cattle Call: @Eyes_of_a_foodie What is your favorite Burger from childhood? My... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Taste of Charlotte Recap

The Very Best Burger Truck stopped by Taste of Charlotte in Charlotte, NC, to sample delicious Burgers to the masses two weeks ago. We spent three days serving a Burger created just for the people of Charlotte: The Pimento Burger. This delicious Burger build featured a local favorite, pimento cheese,... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Taste of Syracuse Recap

The Very Best Burger Truck stopped by Taste of Syracuse in Syracuse, NY, to serve delicious Burgers to the masses. Our second major stop on the Very Best Burger Truck Tour, Taste of Syracuse was a truly lively and welcoming event—and boy were the attendees hungry! Let's take a look... READ MORE

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How To Make The Tex Mex Burger — Recipe

Burgers come in many different shapes, sizes, and flavor combinations. Have you ever wished you could experience the Southwest flavors of Tex-Mex cuisine in a delicious Burger? Well, now you can! We've taken the flavors that have come to define Tex-Mex and put them to use in this delicious Burger... READ MORE

Very Best Burger Truck: Rittenhouse Row Recap

Last weekend The Very Best Burger Truck paid a visit to sunny Philadelphia and participated in the Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival. A large, all-day event, the Spring Festival saw vendors from all different industries selling their wares, live music performances, and other fun activities. We sampled our Signature Series: The... READ MORE

5 Burger Grilling Tips To Rock Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is right around the corner, and you know what that means: Grilling Season has finally arrived! Whether you're planning a huge backyard barbecue or just sitting back with a few friends and family, making the most of your grill is key. We put together 5 Burger grilling tips... READ MORE

How To Make The Philly Cheesesteak Burger — Recipe

Every city in America has its own unique flavors and cuisines that have become synonymous with those cities. Philadelphia, for example, has become synonymous with the delicious and ever-greasy Philly Cheesesteak sandwich. While there is some debate as to the proper way to order a Philly Cheesesteak (onions and Whiz, etc.),... READ MORE

How To Make The Highway 64 Burger — Recipe

We were in the mood for a classic American Cheeseburger made by a down-to-earth local treasure lately. So we took to the road and paid a visit to our pals at H-Street Kitchen in Raleigh, NC. From the Hillsborough Street setting to the restaurant name on the marquee H-Street Kitchen is definitely... READ MORE

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Chuck: Everything You Need to Know

At Schweid & Sons we grind whole muscles into ground beef using the most premium cuts available. One of those cuts may be familiar to you. The Chuck is probably the most well known of the beef cuts, and one of the most popular for Burgers. Today, let's take a... READ MORE

How To Build A Multi-Stack Burger

You've seen them: those enormous multi-stack Burgers, double and triple and quadruple towers. They're always a wonder to behold. Part of the reason is no doubt due to how precariously they stand. With so many restaurants with a multi-stack Burger on their menus, it's a wonder how they don't fall over... READ MORE

How To Make A Southern BBQ Cheeseburger — Recipe

Love classic southern BBQ flavors on your Burger? We thought so. That's why we put together this BBQ-lover's delight at a recent food show. The Southern BBQ Cheeseburger features all those flavors you love so well—from BBQ sauce to cole slaw to crispy bacon, this is the Burger for you.... READ MORE

The Cattle Call: Brunch Boys

The quest for brunch has never been more delicious. Jeremy Jacobowitz, President of The Brunch Boys, spends his days scouring every nook and cranny of NYC in search of the perfect brunch. And his adventures have uncovered delicious results. Jeremy's roots are firmly planted in food and media, from early... READ MORE

How To Make The Pimento Cheese Burger

Do you love cheese? Do you love spicy cheese? Then this Burger recipe is for you. We recently paid a visit to Hickory Tavern in Charlotte, NC, to taste their take on a Pimento Burger. And, boy, was it delicious! We jotted down the Burger build so we could share... READ MORE

How To Clean A Grill In Under 20 Minutes

Spring has finally arrived, and the itch to fire up the grill and throw on some Burgers will soon be too tempting not to scratch. But it might be a while since the last time you cooked on the grill. Is it clean? Have the winter elements taken a toll... READ MORE

How To Make The Maxx Burger — Recipe

Sometimes when you're building a Burger you need to step your game up and take it to the max! That's exactly what the brilliant minds at Burtons Grill & Bar did with their Maxx Burger. At a recent visit to their newest location in Charlotte, NC, we ordered up one... READ MORE

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The Top Three Most Popular Cattle Breeds For Burgers

In today's day and age it's easy to blindly accept where our food comes from since it's often prepared and packaged for us in neat plastic containers. But if you're a true Burger fanatic (or someone who takes pride in learning about what they eat), discovering where your Burgers come... READ MORE

How To Make The Triple D — Recipe

We recently visited our local BGR The Burger Joint location in South Orange, NJ, for a taste of what makes BGR so great. While there we ordered up a Triple D, a Burger with a lot of kick and extra mojo. Suffice it to say, the Burger was incredible. Part... READ MORE

3 Grilling Tips For a Juicier Burger

One of the best features of a perfect Burger is the juiciness of each tender bite. When coupled with a delightful crunch, a juicy Burger will never fail to satisfy. That said, it's easier than you think to overcook and dry out your Burger. To avoid this, we've identified three... READ MORE

How To Make The Hilton Burger — Recipe

When you step into a Hilton you expect the best: from service to hospitality to food. That's where Schweid & Sons comes in. The Hilton Burger features our very own Katana Blend, made from premium cuts of Wagyu beef for high marbling and beefy flavor. And this Burger build really... READ MORE

How To Make The Black Iron Burger — Recipe

Last week we endeavored to learn more about that quintessential Burger joint in Manhattan known as Black Iron Burger. During our Cattle Call interview it became clear that Black Iron is a force to be reckoned with, creating unique Burger builds to satisfy every taste, even the ones you didn't... READ MORE

The Cattle Call: Black Iron Burger

Black Iron Burger has become a mainstay in the Manhattan Burger scene over the last three years. This is in no doubt due to the change of vision Victor Ortega and his creative team brought to the brand when they landed on the American culinary landscape from their native Spain. Named... READ MORE

The Cattle Call: Rev Run, Jill Martin, & David Bromstad

In a Special Edition of The Cattle Call presented by Schweid & Sons, we sit down with some of our judges for this year's The Very Best Burger Award at the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival Heineken Light Burger Bash presented by Schweid &... READ MORE

How To Make Dino’s Steeler Burger — Recipe

You don't have to be a Pittsburgh Steelers fan to appreciate the genius behind the Steeler Burger from Dino's Sports Lounge. This behemoth features a Schweid & Sons Butcher's Blend Burger topped with tomato, onions, bacon, and a fried egg. But what's most important about this creation is the audible... READ MORE

Andrew Zurica is the chef and owner of Hard Times Sundaes, NY’s #1 Burger Truck. Hard Times Sundaes has two permanent locations at Urbanspace Vanderbilt and Dekalb Market Hall. Before building the Hard Times Sundaes brand, Andrew owned another restaurant, Luncheonette, in Mill Basin, Brooklyn. Hurricane Sandy brought an end... READ MORE

How To Make The Bed & Breakfast Burger — Recipe

If the concept of Brinner (breakfast for dinner) is any indication, breakfast food has become an all-day indulgence that permeates dishes commonly not associated with breakfast. That concept is no clearer seen than in this recipe. The Bed & Breakfast Burger is a 5-star treat to your senses. It features a... READ MORE

Flat Top Grill or Charcoal Grill: What Makes The Perfect Burger?

The flat top grill versus the ol’ charcoal grill—which is best for cooking Burgers? Asking such a question is likely to cause a "heated" argument among Burger aficionados everywhere. However, we would be remiss if we didn’t preface this topic with the phrase: "based on your own preferences." Let’s dig... READ MORE

How To Make The Boursin® Burger — Recipe

How do you like your Cheeseburgers—with golden yellow American dripping down the sides? What if we told you there was another way? Another way to enjoy a Cheeseburger that was simple and delicate (and kept your hands clean). That's where the Boursin® Burger comes in. A craft of love and... READ MORE

10 Tips For Winter Burger Grilling

Baby, it's cold outside. But we know that's not stopping you from cooking up the Burgers you love. Before you head out into the winter cold, make sure you're prepared. While the method for optimally cooking Burgers remains the same—cook on high heat, flip only once if possible, use the... READ MORE

How To Make A Bacon Cheddar Burger — Recipe

As the winter creeps on and the days grow colder, hunger for a hearty and soul-warming Burger grows. That's where Sarah Street Bar & Grill comes in. Their Bacon Cheddar Burger is piled high with flavorful, melted cheddar cheese, garlic pickles, lettuce, tomato, and crispy applewood smoked bacon. All of... READ MORE

Lean vs Fat: What’s The Perfect Ratio For Burgers?

Fat is just as important in a Burger as the meat used to make it. While the meat contains its own distinctive flavor, it’s the fat (and marbling) that surrounds it that gives it richer flavor and juiciness. But before you can select which ratio is best for your Burgers, you... READ MORE

How To Make The New Year’s Tower Burger — Recipe

Happy New Year! We're starting off 2017 with a bang with our New Year's Tower Burger. Eat away those 2016 feelings with this quintuple-stacked Cheeseburger that's guaranteed to meet at least one of your Burger resolutions for the year. This tower of a Burger features our C.A.B. Custom Blend: Chuck... READ MORE

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The Top 10 Burger Recipes of 2016

This year has been huge for Burgers all around the world. We've seen Burgers with oddball buns, novelty Burgers riffing on popular culture, and more. Today, let's take a look back at the top ten Burger recipes we've shared with you during 2016. This list will not only get you... READ MORE

How To Make The Grass Is Greener Burger — Recipe

They say that the grass is always greener on the "other" side. We say it's plenty green right here. Our evidence? The Grass Is Greener Burger, featuring two 8-ounce The Grass Fed Standard Burgers, will satisfy the Burger-lover in you and then some. This beauty is complete with melted American... READ MORE

How To Make The 8 Seconds Burger — Recipe

If you've ever watched a rodeo (or ridden a mechanical bull—or a real one) you know that thrilling feeling as the rider is pushed to the edge of his or her limits just before their tossed to the ground. That same sensation is replicated ten-fold by the 8 Seconds Burger... READ MORE

How To Make The BBP Dallas Burger — Recipe

Sometimes the places we live offer us the greatest inspiration when it comes to food. So much so that our Burgers take on the regional and cultural flavors they're based on. This premise is proven especially true by the Dallas Burger from Bobby's Burger Palace. Featuring tangy coleslaw, spicy Monterey... READ MORE

How To Make The Mustache Ride — Recipe

You know your Burger is ready to party when it brings its own mustache. That's exactly what you get with the Mustache Ride. Created by Chef Stephen Yen of The Ainsworth and Paige Hospitality Group, the Mustache Ride is the feature Burger for this year's Movember/No Shave November celebration. The... READ MORE

How To Make Hamburger Thanksgiving Stuffing — Recipe

Thanksgiving is only a few days away, and to celebrate we're bringing you a recipe you can prepare and share with your whole family (even your in-laws)! Every true Burger lover does whatever it takes to make Burgers a part of every meal—from Hamburger empanadas to chili loaded fries and more—Burgers are... READ MORE

How To Make Cheeseburger Patty Melts — Recipe

There is something to be said about comfort food. It warms you up on cold, rainy days and it brings with it some of the most exciting flavors you can experience in food. The Patty Melt is no exception. A mix between a Burger and a grilled cheese sandwich, the... READ MORE

How To Make Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes — Recipe

We know there are those times when you crave the juicy flavor of a Burger, but want a change of pace from your usual Burger builds. And that's okay. We've got you covered. Take this recipe for a Sloppy Joe made in a slow cooker for example. It give you... READ MORE

How To Make The Wall Burger — Recipe

Two weeks ago, the third and final debate between presidential hopefuls Donald Trump and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton aired to a captivated audience at The Ainsworth Midtown. But the crowd may have been more captivated by the Burgers being served than the actual debate. Chef Stephen Yen prepared six... READ MORE

How To Make The Heirloom Hillary Burger — Recipe

Two weeks ago, the third and final debate between presidential hopefuls Donald Trump and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton aired to a captivated audience at The Ainsworth Midtown. But the crowd may have been more captivated by the Burgers being served than the actual debate. Chef Stephen Yen prepared six... READ MORE

How To Make The Mushroom Cheddar Burger — Recipe

Do you love mushrooms, bacon, and cheese? If the answer is yes, then this Burger was made just for you. The Mushroom Cheddar Burger from Chef Howard Snitzer of the Village Green Restaurant in Green Bay, WI, combines all of these delicious ingredients into one decadent and mouth-watering Burger. And... READ MORE

How To Make A Spicy Pork & Beef Meatball Sandwich — Recipe

Some sandwiches aspire to greatness, while others are just born to it. The latter is certainly the case with this one. We collaborated with Martin's Famous Pastry Shoppe to bring you the Spicy Pork & Beef Meatball Sandwich, a delicate blend of meat and spices that will elevate your next meal... READ MORE

How To Make A Pickled Onion Bacon Burger — Recipe

How To Make A Pickled Onion Bacon Burger — Recipe

There are a ton of ways you can incorporate bacon and onions into your Burger creation. Whether you're going for the smoky beauty of onion jam or you just want to pile as much bacon on your Burger as humanly possible, you really can't go wrong with either—and you definitely can't go... READ MORE

How To Make A Bacon Chili Burger — Recipe

Bacon Cheeseburgers are a staple among Burger aficionados and casual Burger-eaters alike. While classic bacon Cheeseburgers are always a delight to enjoy, sometimes you need to kick things up a notch by adding a little spice. Cue the Bacon Chili Burger by Chef Wenford Patrick Simpson of B.B. King Blues... READ MORE

What Is It About Burgers That Makes Them So Great?

What Is It About Burgers That Makes Them So Great? Burgers sure are delicious and considering that 50 billion of them are consumed per year in our country, that means on average you eat one every 3 days. 60% of all sandwiches sold in the country are Burgers. So with more... READ MORE

How To Make A Brie Stuffed Burger — Recipe

At Schweid & Sons we love our Cheeseburgers. We especially love it when recipes turn the idea of Cheeseburgers on its head and literally stuff a Burger with gooey cheese. That's exactly what you get from this recipe from the folks at Martin's Potato Rolls. This recipe features two of our Butcher's... READ MORE

8 Cheeseburgers Worth Celebrating on National Cheeseburger Day

As the true Burger-lovers you are, you know that National Cheeseburger Day is a day to be revered. Not only does it celebrate one of the most iconic sandwiches of all time, it's a great excuse (as if you needed one) to load up on the best Cheeseburgers around. Adding... READ MORE

How To Make Alex Floethe’s Mac N Cheesiest Burger — Recipe

With Cheeseburgers, sometimes the cheesier they are the better they are. This certainly holds true for the Mac N Cheesiest Burger by Alex Floethe of S'macks Burgers & Shakes. With this Burger, cheese is turned up to eleven with a hearty scoop of gooey mac n cheese that cascades down two... READ MORE

How To Make Andrew Zurica’s Bacon Cheeseburger — Recipe

If you live in or around New York City and you love yourself a killer bacon Cheeseburger (we know that you do), the bacon Cheeseburger from Hard Times Sundaes needs to go on your Burger bucket list. Grilled to perfection on a flat top grill and smothered with onions, American... READ MORE

The 10 Killer Bacon Burgers to Rock on International Bacon Day

Traditionally observed on the Saturday before Labor Day, International Bacon Day is the ultimate holiday for bacon enthusiasts. For anyone who's still in the dark about this delicious treat, here's a quick history. Bacon is a meat product often of pork that is usually cured and fried until crispy. Evidence... READ MORE

How To Make Baconnaise — Recipe

Behind every good Burger is an equally delicious Burger sauce to slather on the bun. And with International Bacon Day around the corner, what better way to celebrate both than with a phenomenal Burger sauce that prominently features our favorite cured meat? Cue Chef Tim Kast from Bad Daddy's Burger... READ MORE

How To Make The Sriracha Apple Bacon Burger — Recipe

Continuing the parade of bacon-centric Burgers this week, The Sriracha Apple Bacon Burger makes its way to our Burger-loving hearts. A beautiful confluence of savory and sweet, this bacon-heavy Burger will rejuvenate your Burger life just in time to celebrate International Bacon Day this Saturday. Chef Wenford Patrick Simpson of B.B.... READ MORE

How To Make The California Burger — Recipe

Uncle Sam's Burger & Bowls created this bright, bacony treat. The California Burger joins the freshness of California-style cuisine with the versatility of bacon in the form of Onion Bacon Jam to evoke a savory and sweet experience unlike any other. Chef Sean Thomes shares his recipe so you can... READ MORE

How To Make The Spicy Smokehouse Burger — Recipe

Last week's Timeout New York Battle of the Burger saw twenty New York City restaurants compete for the title of Best Burger in NYC. One of this year's competitors, Genuine Roadside, grilled up a smoky and spicy favorite that had attendees buzzing. The Spicy Smokehouse Burger brings the heat with... READ MORE

The Freehold Burger That Might Win Timeout NY Battle of the Burger — Recipe

This year’s Time Out New York Battle of the Burger will see 20 amazing NYC restaurants battling it out to see whose Burger reigns supreme. One of the finalists taking part in this Burger-lover’s dream event is Chef Mike Boulos of the Freehold in Brooklyn. Chef Mike, who cut his teeth early... READ MORE

The Destiny Burger That Might Win Boston Battle of the Burger — Recipe

This year's Boston Magazine Battle of the Burger will see 25 amazing Boston-area restaurants battling it out to see whose Burger reigns supreme. One of the finalists taking part in this Burger-lover's dream event is Chef Eric Wilkinson of Dillon's Restaurant and Bar. Chef Eric, who is a veteran of the... READ MORE

The Tuscan Burger That Might Win Boston Battle of the Burger — Recipe

Burgers are no strangers to reinvention. Nor is Jim Kennedy, one of three finalists in the 2016 Boston Battle of the Burger Home Grillers competition. His take on the American classic brings us to Italy in the hills of Tuscany where herbs and aged cheeses dominate the culinary landscape. Jim's Tuscan Burger... READ MORE

Happy Birthday To The Hamburger, America’s Favorite Sandwich

The late 1800s was a pretty important time for America. We saw the birth of basketball, slot machines, aspirin and the Boston Marathon. "Automobiling" AKA riding around in cars was a trend, pictures and sound came together to form "moving pictures" and the very first escalator was installed. Here at... READ MORE

How To Make Chili Loaded Fries — Recipe

Our friends over at Brother Jimmy's BBQ know how to party. We're not just talking music-and-drinks kind of partying. We're talking about the kind of party that takes place in your mouth and makes your taste buds do an epic handstand out of joy. With locations in New York City,... READ MORE

The Big Hac Burger That Might Win Boston Battle of the Burger — Recipe

Burgers are nothing if not classic. No one knows that better than Don Yovicsin, one of three finalists in the 2016 Boston Battle of the Burger Home Grillers competition. His hack of the Big Mac, the McDonald's quick-serve classic, brings the flavor of high-quality homemade ingredients to the McDonald's favorite. Don's Big Hac is not... READ MORE

The Kabab Burger That Might Win Boston Battle of the Burger — Recipe

Burgers come in many forms. No stranger to that is Yoseph Linde, one of three finalists in the 2016 Boston Battle of the Burger Home Grillers competition. His Middle Eastern take on the American classic combines traditional Hamburgers with Kabab, a popular grilled dish in the Middle East, Central Asia, and Southeastern... READ MORE

9 of the Best Dishes that Will Rule National French Fry Day

French fries—they come in many forms: shoestring, waffle, sweet potato, curly, the list goes on and on. In this year's Burger Trends Report, French fries remain the most popular side item served with Burgers in 2016. To celebrate this side item dynasty, we asked chefs and restaurant owners to send... READ MORE

How To Make Stuffed Bifteki — Recipe

Who doesn't love a good stuffed Burger? Our friends Reckless Serenade, also known as the BBQ Band for this year's Warped Tour, shared one of their favorite recipes with us from the folks at The Skinny Opa. Kick off the summer grilling season right with these stuffed Burgers guaranteed to... READ MORE

What Burgers Are Trending In 2016?

The Most Popular Burger In America

While this year’s Burger Trends Report confirmed that elements of the classic Burger aren’t going anywhere anytime soon, it also saw some interesting shifts from the norm. But how should you read this year’s report to make the most of your Burger menu? We took a look at the most... READ MORE

How To Make A Big Boy Beef Lobster Burger — Recipe

How To Make A Big Boy Beef Lobster Burger — Recipe

The United States is a melting-pot country. As such, American cuisine is largely made up of influences and flavors from the ancestors of the country's greatest chefs. There are few chefs that serve as a better example of that fact as our friend Chef Wenford Patrick Simpson of B.B. King Blues Club... READ MORE

How To Make A Backyard BBQ Burger

How To Make A Backyard BBQ Burger — Recipe

Obviously, we're down to eat Burgers all year 'round, but let's be honest here. The absolute best time of year to enjoy them is during the summer. Who doesn't love to fire up the grill, crack a cold beverage of their choosing, and go to town on some good eats?... READ MORE

How To Make A Badda-Bing Burger — Recipe

How To Make A Badda-Bing Burger — Recipe

The only thing we love more than a good Burger is a passionate Burger lover. Someone who isn't satisfied with a mere frozen patty dug out from the depths of cold storage. Someone whose ears perk up when they hear words like "stacked high" or "smothered." Someone who just gets it, you know? Westchester... READ MORE

How To Make A Pulled Pork Cheeseburger — Recipe

How To Make A Pulled Pork Cheeseburger — Recipe

As we come down from a long Memorial Day weekend, how do we recover from all of the amazing food—especially the Burgers—in which we've indulged? If you ask us, the answer is to keep eating great Burgers. It's exactly that kind of tenacity that brings us this delicious recipe from Matt... READ MORE

How To Make Hamburger Empanadas — Recipe

How To Make Hamburger Empanadas — Recipe

If it wasn't clear enough from the cookbook that we recently published, let us say now how much we love all the different ways that ground beef can be used outside of the Burger form. Of course, that doesn't mean it can't still be hand-portable—some of the best dishes are the... READ MORE

What Are The Most Popular Vegetable Toppings Being Served On Burgers In 2016?

What Are The Most Popular Vegetable Toppings Being Served On Burgers In 2016?

Vegetables - that's how you make a Burger into a healthy meal ... right? Piling deliciously fresh veggies atop a Burger gives it more dynamic flavors and also makes it all the more photogenic. Avocado adds a cool, smooth, buttery element; pickles add tang and crunch. For the spice lovers,... READ MORE

How To Make Scott Hines’s Cheddar Hollandaise Burger — Recipe

There's something to be said about a Burger that combines elements from breakfast, lunch, and dinner. After all, why should you have to choose between the decadent flavor of an egg smothered in Hollandaise sauce and the satisfaction of eating your favorite Burger cooked to perfection? That's why we're in love... READ MORE

What Are The Top Ratings & Review Sites For Restaurants?

What Are The Top Ratings And Review Sites For Restaurants?

Social media has had a major impact on the restaurant industry over the past decade. Where print reviews used to reign supreme, now a glowing tweet or customer service request on Yelp can influence the public perception of a restaurant before a customer even gets to see the place in... READ MORE

2016 NYC Burger Week By the Numbers

NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly hosted the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City. Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons New... READ MORE

How To Make Beer Culture's Ol' Smokey Meatball Sandwich — Recipe

How To Make Beer Culture’s Ol’ Smokey Meatball Sandwich — Recipe

The Boozy Burger Brunch at Beer Culture was an amazing way to kick off this year's NYC Burger Week. Presented by Schweid & Sons and EatFamous, featuring Heaven Hill and Gun Hill Brewing Co., the event gave attendees the chance to taste not one, not two, but three Burgers created by the Beer Culture team. Everyone then... READ MORE

Brother Jimmy’s – The Kentucky Derby of Burgers, NYC Burger Week

Brother Jimmy’s Live – Hog Room 116 East 16th St New York, NY 10003 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days... READ MORE

Hard Times Sundaes and Emily – Burgers For Barkers 2016, NYC Burger Week

NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek... READ MORE

Uncle Sam’s Burgers – The Twisted Burger Experience, NYC Burger Week

Uncle Sam’s Burgers 307 5th Ave New York, NY 10016 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative... READ MORE

The Ainsworth – Bourbon and Burgers Dinner, NYC Burger Week

The Ainsworth – Midtown 45 East 33rd Street New York, NY 10016 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious... READ MORE

Black Iron Burger – Burger and Beer Civil War, NYC Burger Week

Black Iron Burger Midtown 245 W 38th St New York, NY 10018 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious... READ MORE

Joe’s Bar NYC – Golden Burger Lift Dinner, NYC Burger Week

Joe’s Bar NYC 480 Amsterdam Ave New York, NY 10024 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative... READ MORE

How To Make The Ainsworth's Bourbon Burger — Recipe

How To Make The Ainsworth’s Bourbon Burger — Recipe

If we had to choose just two things that make up the DNA of American cuisine, it would probably have to be Burgers and barbecue. They're great on an individual basis, and even better when they join forces. Of course, they also pair well with another American classic: bourbon. So when our... READ MORE

Beer Culture – Boozy Burger Brunch, NYC Burger Week

Beer Culture 328 West 45th Street, NYC NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2016 – 7 Days of delicious Burger events – Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all... READ MORE

The Top Cheeses On Burgers In 2016

What Are The Top 6 Cheeses On Burgers In 2016?

Among all of the different things you can put on top of a Burger, cheese remains a favored constant. It's the perfect solution when you want to add extra flavor and texture, and can elevate the simplest dish into a decadent treasure. Seriously, try to think of the last time you had a... READ MORE

How To Make A Bun Mi Burger — Recipe

How To Make Uncle Sam’s Bun Mi Burger — Recipe

One of many exciting events that will be taking place during this year's NYC Burger Week (May 1-7) is the Twisted Burger Experience on Thursday,  May 5. This is an awesome opportunity to sample not one, not two, but four mouthwatering specialty Burgers that Chef Sean Thomes will be rolling out... READ MORE

How To Make Brother Jimmy's Signature BBQ Burger — Recipe

How To Make Brother Jimmy’s Signature BBQ Burger — Recipe

Are you as pumped as we are about the fact that NYC Burger Week is right around the corner? One of the greatest things about NYC Burger Week (among many) is the amount of sheer talent that the participating chefs bring to the table—both figuratively and literally. Take, for example, Chef Eva Pesantez... READ MORE

Tell Us About Your Favorite Kind of Burger – Burger Weekly Instagram Takeover

Tell Us About Your Favorite Kind of Burger - Burger Weekly Instagram Takeover "Mmmmmm Hamburgers." - is that what goes through your head when someone asks you if you want to go get one? It's been reported that Americans on average eat 3 Burgers a week. If you do the... READ MORE

How To Make Alex Floethe's Epic Burrito — Recipe

How To Make Alex Floethe’s Epic Burrito — Recipe

Alex Floethe's Epic Burrito This burrito isn’t called epic for no reason! It tastes just as delicious as it looks too, with the real goodness being a hidden gem—the inside! With a modern Mexican flair, the guacamole, jalapenos, and ground beef will make your mouth water. When combined with the... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week – Burgers For Barkers 2016

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Friday, May 6, 2016 BURGERS FOR BARKERS – The ULTIMATE Brooklyn Burger Booze and... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week – Burger and Beer Civil War

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Tuesday, May 3, 2016 BLACK IRON BURGER CIVIL WAR – Super Hero Themed Burger... READ MORE

How To Make Ascoli Piceno Olives by Jim Berman — Recipe

How To Make Ascoli Piceno Olives by Chef Jim Berman — Recipe

Sometimes, the best dishes don't just come from the head or the tastebuds. They often come from the heart and the memories that we keep there as we make our way through the world. It's why some of the most inspired recipes are the ones that take people back to a... READ MORE

Annual NYC Burger Week Presented by Schweid & Sons – Dates Announced

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons SCHWEID & SONS ANNOUNCES DATES FOR ANNUAL NYC BURGER WEEK NYC Burger Week,... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week – The Kentucky Derby of Burgers

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Saturday, May 7, 2016 BROTHER JIMMY'S THE KENTUCKY DERBY OF BURGERS – Kentucky... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week – Golden Burger Lift Dinner

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Monday, May 2, 2016 JOE'S BAR NYC GOLDEN BURGER LIFT DINNER – Wonka... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week 2016: Bourbon and Burgers Dinner

NYC Burger Week – Bourbon and Burgers Dinner

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Wednesday, May 4, 2015 THE AINSWORTH - BOURBON AND BURGERS DINNER – Cocktail... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week – The Twisted Burger Experience

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Thursday, May 5, 2015 UNCLE SAM'S BURGERS - THE TWISTED BURGER EXPERIENCE –... READ MORE

NYC Burger Week – Boozy Burger Brunch

Kicking off National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the Annual NYC Burger Week, May 1-7, 2016. NYC Burger Week is 7 days of delicious and creative Hamburger events all over New York City Hashtag = #NYCBurgerWeek Tweet: @SchweidAndSons Sunday, May 1, 2015 THE BEER CULTURE BOOZY BURGER BRUNCH – Beer &... READ MORE

How To Make Smoked Ground Beef and Smoked Brisket Picadillo by Chef Wenford Patrick Simpson — Recipe

How To Make Smoked Ground Beef and Smoked Brisket Picadillo by Chef Wenford Patrick Simpson — Recipe

Let's talk about picadillo for a minute, because it is crazy good. Popular in Spain, Latin American, and the Philippines, picadillo is usually composed of ground beef, tomatoes or tomato sauce, onions, peppers, olives, and a host of other savory ingredients. It can be served over rice, folded into a taco, stuffed into a... READ MORE

How To Make Jalapeño Beef Poppers by Chef Michael Ollier — Recipe

How To Make Jalapeño Beef Poppers by Chef Michael Ollier — Recipe

Sometimes, the best food is the kind that you can eat with your hands. Burgers fall under that category, obviously, but there's also something to be said about a snack that you can easily pop into your mouth without the burden of utensils. Maybe that's where jalapeño poppers got their... READ MORE

No Apologies Rosemary Meatballs — Recipe

How To Make No Apologies Rosemary Meatballs — Recipe

Happy National Meatball Day! Although no one really knows the origin of this holiday, who are we to turn down an excuse to celebrate such a versatile way to cook ground beef? Because let's face it—whether big or little, whether on top of spaghetti or stuffed into a giant sandwich,... READ MORE

How To Make Heather’s Chili by Andrew Murtha — Recipe

Ground beef is glorious and one of the best things about it is how versatile it can be as an ingredeient. We love our Burgers, of course, but there's something to be said about the multitude of dishes you can make with ground beef to feed your friends, family, customers, and—maybe most importantly—your... READ MORE

Maggie McFlys Baja Burger

How To Make Maggie McFly’s Baja Burger — Recipe

One of the coolest things about supplying a great Burger to so many restaurants is seeing the different takes on the American classics that each Chef or owner has to offer. Some of the most interesting menus are put together with high quality and amazing flavors in mind. To accomplish both,... READ MORE

Official Judges – South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Amstel Light Burger Bash

We’re proud to announce the panel of expert tasters that we've hand selected hand selected to be the official judges for the 2016 South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Amstel Light Burger Bash presented by Schweid & Sons and hosted by Rachael Ray. David Burtka, actor, chef and host of Cooking Channel’s “Celebrity Dish” Neil... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Mike Piazza, Baseball Hall of Famer

The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Mike Piazza is a former professional baseball catcher who most famously played with the New York Mets. He was inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame this year, having retired in 2007 after... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Alicia Piazza, Model and Actress

The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Alicia Piazza is a model and actress based in Miami Beach, FL, where she lives with husband and baseball Hall of Famer Mike Piazza and their daughters. She appeared in the comedy Buying the... READ MORE

How To Make A Classic New Jersey Slider — Recipe

Jersey Dawg Sliders - photo courtesy of Burger Beast Since New Jersey is the home of Schweid & Sons, we might be a little biased when it comes to our love of the classic slider. A smaller-sized Burger packed with monster-sized flavor, the perfect slider is juicy and never bogged... READ MORE

The Art of the Burger Blend: The Best Cuts of Beef for Burgers

What’s in a Burger? If you’re ambitious, then it’s a lot more than you’d think. What are the best cuts of beef to use in Burgers? The classic American Burger that we have all come to know and love is made from pure chuck. Chuck comes from the upper inner... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Marcus Samuelson, Chef and Restaurateur

The Cattle Call – Interview with Marcus Samuelson, Chef and Restaurateur

The Cattle Call – Interview with Marcus Samuelson, Chef and Restaurateur The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Marcus Samuelsson is the acclaimed chef behind Red Rooster Harlem, Ginny’s Supper Club, and Streetbird Rotisserie.  A committed philanthropist; and the youngest person to ever... READ MORE

The Thick Pub Classic Burger Recipe from George Motz

The Thick Pub Classic Burger Recipe from George Motz George Motz is America’s foremost hamburger expert, the host of Travel Channel’s Burger Land, the director of The Food Film Festival, and author of Hamburger America, a guide to 150 great hamburger joints. He has also eaten more burgers in more... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Natalie Morales, News Anchor and NBC Correspondent

The Cattle Call – Interview with Natalie Morales, News Anchor and NBC Correspondent The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Natalie Morales is the news anchor of NBC News’ “Today” and the co-host of the third hour, a position she... READ MORE

BYO Double Burger

How To Make A BYO Double Burger — Recipe

Here at Schweid & Sons, we take the freedom to make one's Burgers however one likes very, very seriously. We've even launched an entire movement to support this cause. So what's better than a restaurant that gives you the ability to literally Build Your Own Burger? Enter Philip Smith, the director... READ MORE

How To Make A Guacamole S'mack Burger — Recipe

How To Make A Guacamole S’mack Burger — Recipe

Have you ever eaten something that was such a perfect balance of opposites that you temporarily reached Food Nirvana? That's how we feel about the combination of jalapeños and guacamole, especially when those ingredients are piled on top of a Burger that has been cooked to perfection in its own... READ MORE

Chef Andrew Murtha's JuiCy Burger

How To Make A JuiCy Burger — Recipe

Winter has finally hit the East Coast! What better time of year is there to fill up on Burgers? (That’s a trick question. It’s always a good time to fill up on Burgers.) Today’s recipe comes from Chef Andrew Murtha over at JuiCy Burger Bar in Hamburg, NY. No stranger... READ MORE

How To Own National Tater Tot Day on February 2nd

Ideas For National Tater Day According to Foodimentary food historian website, National Tater Tot day is February 2nd. Bacon-wrapped Cheeseburger-stuffed Tater Tot - courtesy Foodbeast The words "Tater Tot" are a registered trademark owned by Ore-Ida, which is a division of the H. J. Heinz Company. Tater Tots are made from grated potatoes that... READ MORE

Dirty Double from Dirty Burger

How To Make A Dirtyburger® – Recipe

“I believe in putting my love and passion for food and service on every plate. Dirty® is my style of living and my style of cooking. It’s a combination of love, life, passion and a way of being. Love and share!" - Ian Russo, the Dirty Chef At Schweid &... READ MORE

The 5 Hazards of Grinding Your Own Beef

There is something indescribably cool about grinding your own Burger meat. Whether it's just a sense of DIY accomplishment or some deeper, atavistic trigger, twisting that gear just feels good. Trust us, we know, that's how this company started. But how efficient is it to grind your own Burgers for... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chef Plum from Plum Luv Foods

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chef Plum from Plum Luv Foods The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Chef Plum: Born in Richmond Virginia is a graduate from The Culinary Institute of America with over 18 years of experience. Having... READ MORE

How To Make Certified Angus Beef® Bacon Onion Jam – Recipe

You may recall our recent Cattle Call with Chef Michael Ollier, corporate chef over at Certified Angus Beef®. More specifically, you likely remember drooling over the picture of his mouthwatering bacon onion jam Burger that was featured on said post. So how much would you love to be able to make... READ MORE

How to Make the Pincho Factory Burgtober Burger – Recipe

If you've never been to Miami based Pincho Factory, locals will tell you that you are missing out on some truly excellent food. Born out of a love of cooking, a group of friends scraped all the savings together and launched this place around a couple of family recipes. They... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chef Michael Ollier from Certified Angus Beef®

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chef Michael Ollier from Certified Angus Beef® The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. As corporate chef for the Certified Angus Beef ® brand, Michael Ollier showcases beef recipes and cooking tips on radio... READ MORE

The 7 Most Popular Burger Sauces, According To The Experts – Burger Trends Report

When it comes to putting condiments on a Burger, there are times when you just want a simple Cheeseburger and then there are those days when you need the sloppiest, messiest most amazing Hamburger you find. You're not going to be satisfied until it takes half a forest worth of napkins... READ MORE

Food Tech Startups – Get an Insider Look at How to Plan, Launch and Market a an App and Social Network

Rachna Govani is a food marketing entrepreneur, and the founder of Foodstand, a social enterprise striving to make good food the easier choice for everyone through a crowd sourcing app. She joins the Like, Bite & Share Podcast to share her knowledge and best practices for combining the tech start up and... READ MORE

Social Influencers – How to Work With Local Food Bloggers

Cari Garcia is also known as Fat Girl Hedonist, one of Miami's foremost food bloggers and Instagram influencers. She joins the Like, Bite & Share Podcast to share her knowledge and best practices for creating an online community and driving traffic to your food blog. On this episode you'll learn the dos and... READ MORE

Multi-Brand Restaurant Marketing – How To Prioritize and Adapt Restaurant Marketing

Julie Zucker is the Director of Marketing and Promotions for Branded Restaurants, a title that does not do justice to all the things that Julie oversees. Branded Restaurants owns Big Daddy's and Duke's (note: this podcast was recorded before the untimely closing of City Crab) so Julie has to spend all day thinking about marketing... READ MORE

Why Your Restaurant Should Consider Upgrading To A Premium Burger

If money wasn't an object, would you prefer to drive an economy car or would rather be behind the wheel of a BMW 7 Series? Don't lie: The future of luxury is here and you would like to be a part of it. The same goes for Burgers. You could have one... READ MORE

How To Make A New York Deli Burger – Recipe

New York Deli Burger Recipe There are many things that New Yorkers hold sacred and one of them is having a reliable bodega near their apartment. A bodega is a corner store where you can purchase necessary household items without having to make a trip to the grocery store. Items like cat... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Rachna Govani from The Foodstand

The Cattle Call – Interview with Rachna Govani from The Foodstand The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Rachna is the Co-founder and CEO of Foodstand, the hub of good food pioneers sharing how to eat their way to a... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Matt, Jasmine & Mike from Burger Lift

The Cattle Call – Interview with Matt, Jasmine & Mike from Burger Lift The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. The Burger Lift (*Patent Pending) is a device designed to elevate the burger above the plate and give one of... READ MORE

Can You Name The 7 Most Popular Cheeses on Burgers Today?

Let’s face it—cheese is pretty amazing. You got pretty excited when you saw this Burger from Hard Times Sundaes with cheese dripping off every side, didn't you? Much time and research has been poured into figuring out ways to make cheese even for people who can’t or won’t consume the... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Harry Hawk, from Schnack & Leske’s Bakery

The Cattle Call – Interview with Harry Hawk, from Schnack & Leske's Bakery The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Harry Hawk is a marketer who is also an award winning burger chef (2008 Burger Battle of Boroughs). He is... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Barry Hennessey, from El Mago de las Fritas

The Cattle Call - Interview with Barry Hennessey, from El Mago de las Fritas The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. El Mago De Las Fritas is a family owned and operated restaurant in Miami that serves authentic and amazing Cuban... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Jason Rossi, from WBOS Radio 92.9

The Cattle Call - Interview with Jason Rossi, from WBOS Radio 92.9 The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. A Boston radio personality on Radio 92.9, Jason Rossi shares a love for music and the great taste of burgers. Jason... READ MORE

This Mushroom Bacon Burger Will Make You Beg For It – Recipe

This Mushroom Bacon Burger Will Make You Beg For It - Recipe If you love Burgers and live in the Boston area, you know all about the Boston Magazine Battle of the Burger. It's a competition to find the best Burger in Boston. Restaurants and Chefs battle it out in... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Jimmy Carbone, Restaurateur and Founder of Food Karma Projects

The Cattle Call – Interview with Jimmy Carbone, Restaurateur and Founder of Food Karma Projects The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Jimmy Carbone is a NYC-based restaurateur, dedicated social entrepreneur, and event producer. In addition to owning Jimmy’s No.... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Mike O’Connell, Home Griller Champion

The Cattle Call - Interview with Mike O'Connell, Home Griller Champion The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Mike O'Connell is the Wine & Beverage Manager at Upper Falls Liquors, but that's not why you need to know him. He is... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Richard Chudy, Chef & Food Writer

The Cattle Call - Interview with Richard Chudy Chef & Food Writer The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Richard Chudy is a chef, food writer, cooking instructor, and co-owner of the personal chef and catering company The Skinny Beet,... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Shay MacDonald, Chef at HoM Burger Boutique and Founder of Flag Day Burger and Beer Festival

The Cattle Call - Interview with Shay MacDonald, Chef at HoM Burger Boutique and Founder of Flag Day Burger and Beer Festival The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Shay MacDonald was born and raised in western Pennsylvania, in a... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with John Bruno Turiano, Senior Editor/Food Editor, Westchester Magazine

The Cattle Call - Interview with John Bruno Turiano, Senior Editor/Food Editor, Westchester Magazine The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. John Bruno Turiano is senior editor responsible for all dining coverage at the monthly lifestyle publication Westchester Magazine; he... READ MORE

5 Simple Steps To Grilling The Very Best Burger

1. Season the burger with a little cracked pepper and sea salt. 2. Cook over a high heat. 3. Be gentle with the meat. 4. Flip only once if possible. 5. Do not press down on the burger with the spatula. If you really want to create that Chef/restaurant-style sear... READ MORE

How To Celebrate The Tastiest Holiday of the Year – National Hamburger Day May 28th

There are holidays and then there are food holidays! Somebody somewhere sometime decided that May 28th is National Hamburger Day, or International Hamburger Day, depending on who you ask. We don't know who they are but we would like to thank them. It's only right that America's favorite sandwich has... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Jody Fellows, Burger Blogger and Founder of BurgerDays.com

The Cattle Call - Interview with Jody Fellows, Burger Blogger and Founder of BurgerDays.com The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Jody Fellows has been eating way more than he should his entire life. In 2008, he made it his... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with George Duran, Chef and Host of Ham on The Street

The Cattle Call - Interview with George Duran, Chef and Host of Ham on The Street The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. George Duran is a chef and entertainer. Author of Take This Dish and Twist it and host of Ham on... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chef M, Flavor Innovator from Latin House

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chef M, Flavor Innovator from Latin House The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. As Chef M tells his flavor story… I have always had a passion for food and the art of creating flavor.... READ MORE

New York Burger Co – Burger and Bubbly Pairing, NY Burger Week

New York Burger Co http://www.newyorkburgerco.com 678 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10010 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration... READ MORE

Beer Authority – Beer Burger Dinner, NY Burger Week

Beer Authority http://www.beerauthoritynyc.com 300 W 40th St New York, NY 10018 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs... READ MORE

Genuine Superette – Blind Burger Tasting, NY Burger Week

Genuine Superette http://www.eatgenuine.com 191 Grand St New York, NY 10013 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs and... READ MORE

Pounds & Ounces – May the 4th Be With You, NY Burger Week

Pounds & Ounces http://poundsandouncesnyc.com 160 8th Ave New York, NY 10011 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs... READ MORE

Beer Culture – Boozy Burger Brunch, NY Burger Week

Beer Culture 328 W 45th St New York, NY 10036 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs and... READ MORE

Hard Times Sundaes – Burgers For Barkers, NY Burger Week

Hard Times Sundaes 5700 Avenue U Brooklyn, NY 11234 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs and unique Burgers with... READ MORE

The 2nd Annual NY Burger Feast at Hudson Common, NY Burger Week

Hudson Common 356 West 58th Street New York, NY 10019 NY BURGER WEEK MAY 1-7, 2015 - 7 Days of delicious Burger events - To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs and... READ MORE

Chef Stephen Yen, Paige Hospitality

The Cattle Call – Interview with Stephen Yen, Executive Chef of Paige Hospitality Group and The Ainsworth

The Cattle Call – Interview with Stephen Yen, Executive Chef of Paige Hospitality Group and The Ainsworth The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. I was born in Flushing, Queens and raised on Long Island in a town called Cold... READ MORE

4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015 – Details Announced

SCHWEID & SONS TO PRESENT 4TH ANNUAL NY BURGER WEEK  MAY 1-7, 2015 To celebrate National Hamburger Month, Schweid & Sons proudly brings you the 4th Annual NY Burger Week, May 1-7, 2015. The Burger Week is a 7-day celebration of trendsetting chefs and unique burgers with a series of daily events. Schweid &... READ MORE

The Gotham Burger Social Club Buffalo Wing Burger

There's a big difference between loving burgers and living for burgers. You may love eating hamburgers and you might even put pictures of them up on your social media. You might even invite your friends over to eat a burger that you cooked or ask them to join you as... READ MORE

Learn to Make Hollywood Style Burgers From Chef Sal of Sysco Metro NY

There are lots of options when it comes to burger prep and cooking. Some people prefer getting their ground beef in bulk and make patties by hand while others prefer for a pre-formed patty. The reasons are all over the place from look to feel to texture to time saving practices.... READ MORE

2015 South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Amstel Light Burger Bash – A View From the Judges Table

On Friday, February 20, 2015, a giant tent on the beach in Miami held what we like to call "The Super Bowl of Hamburgers." The event is more commonly known as the South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Amstel Light Burger Bash. This year marked the 9th year of the Burger Bash® and with it... READ MORE

The Beer Culture Boozy Burger Brunch

THE BEER CULTURE BOOZY BURGER BRUNCH -Presented by Schweid & Sons- Sunday, March 8th Beer Culture 328 West 45th Street, NYC 1-4 pm Price: $23 advance $26 day of. Ticket includes: 3 Mini Burgers made with 3 different kinds of Certified Angus Beef® from Schweid & Sons 3 Craft Beers... READ MORE

Announcing South Beach Wine & Food Festival Burger Bash Judging Criteria

We are honored to be the presenting sponsors of the 2015 South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Amstel Light Burger Bash. What does that mean? Well it means we get to put our name and logo on all kinds of stuff related to the event. That's important to us but what does... READ MORE

Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar – The Bash Daddy Burger Being Served at South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Burger Bash®

Would you look at that? WOW!!! It's "The Bash Daddy" burger from Bad Daddy's Burger Bar in North Carolina. Are you thinking what we're thinking: "How soon can we get this in our mouth?" The answer: February 20, 2015 We invited Bad Daddy's Burger Bar and founder Frank Scibelli to represent... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Ammar Shallal, Creator of Burgerator App

The Cattle Call – Interview with Katie Lee, Cook Book Author, and Food Network Host The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Ammar is born and raised in suburban DC, attended James Madison University and currently runs a summer internship program... READ MORE

You Choose The South Beach Wine and Food Festival Very Best Burger Judging Criteria

  As the sponsors of the 2015 South Beach Wine & Food Festival® Amstel Light Burger Bash presented by Schweid & Sons and hosted by Rachael Ray, we got to pick the judges. As the official judges, Chrissy, George, Dan, Katie & Geoffrey's job will be to taste every burger being served using... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chrissy Teigen, 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model and Television Host

The Cattle Call – Interview with Chrissy Teigen, 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model and Television Host  The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Known for her clever, irreverent, yet savvy, tweets and Instagram photos, 2014 Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover... READ MORE

How to make a Loose Meat Hamburger – Recipe

Have you ever had a Loose Meat Hamburger? If you are from Iowa, you might know it by another name, the Tavern Sandwich. It's like a hamburger but instead of a patty, the ground beef is unformed, kind of like taco meat. If you were a fan of the TV... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Katie Lee, Cook Book Author and Food Network Host

The Cattle Call – Interview with Katie Lee, Cook Book Author, and Food Network Host The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Raised in West Virginia, Katie Lee learned the value of using seasonal ingredients by cooking alongside Grandma Dora with... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Frank Scibelli From Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar

The Cattle Call – Interview with Frank Scibelli From Bad Daddy's Burger Bar The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Restaurateur Frank Scibelli still sounds like the Massachusetts native he is, but after more than 25 years in the South,... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Geoffrey Zakarian Restaurateur, and Food Network Host

The Cattle Call – Interview with Geoffrey Zakarian Restaurateur, and Food Network Host The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Geoffrey Zakarian is a chef, a foodie, and a father. When he isn't home celebrating the culture of food with his... READ MORE

National Tater Tot Day Is February 2nd

There are holidays and then there are food holidays! According to food historian website Foodimentary, February 2nd is National Tater Tot day. The words "Tater Tot" are actually a registered trademark owned by Ore-Ida, which is a division of the H. J. Heinz Company. Tater Tots are made from grated potatoes that... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Dan Le Batard From The Ticket Miami and ESPN Radio

The Cattle Call – Interview with Dan Le Batard From ESPN Radio The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. Dan LeBatard is a multi-media voice for ESPN and The Miami Herald, a writer and radio and TV broadcaster. He hosts a... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with George Motz From Burger Land, Hamburger America & The Food Film Festival

The Cattle Call – George Motz from Burger Land, Hamburger America & The Food Film Festival The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. George Motz is America’s foremost hamburger expert, the host of Travel Channel’s Burger Land, the director of The... READ MORE

Tasty Burger

The Cattle Call – Interview with David Dubois From Tasty Burger

The Cattle Call –  David Dubois from Tasty Burger The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. CEO Tasty Burger Corporation and Franklin Restaurant Group in Boston. Born behind Fenway Park in Boston, Tasty Burger instantly became one of Boston’s favorite... READ MORE

What Makes The Very Best Burger? A Round Table Discussion

- By Rev Ciancio January 12, 2014 What makes the very best burger? That's a question that will probably never be answered or at least agreed to by the masses. As one of the most iconic sandwiches in the world, the difference in opinions on toppings, cooking methods, blends and... READ MORE

What Is Certified Angus Beef®?

You’ve seen the symbol right? Perhaps at your local grocery store in the butcher section or the meat counter? Or maybe you saw it on the menu at your favorite restaurant. According to a 2013 Firebox Research and Strategy report, 94% of people surveyed recognized the logo. That makes it the... READ MORE

Fall Burger Crawl Hosted By Chef Russell Jackson – Photos and Review

We teamed up with Chef Russell Jackson from Popfoods.tv and the Food Network along with Sixpoint Brewery to put on the Fall Burger Crawl. Working with 4 restaurants and bars that use our ground beef, Chef Jackson helped us put together a path in Midtown Manhattan to taste 4 of the... READ MORE

The Cattle Call – Interview with Phil Bass from Certified Angus Beef

The Cattle Call –  Dr. Phil Bass from Corporate Meat Scientist from Certified Angus Beef ® The Cattle Call – All the beef that’s behind the people who make & connect us to the Burgerverse. His craft is also his profession. As the corporate meat scientist for the Certified Angus Beef ®... READ MORE

How To Make A Proper New Jersey Slider – Recipe

Here in New Jersey where Schweid & Sons is located, there is regional burger known as a Jersey Slider. They’re quite delicious and one of our favorite styles of burgers. You’ll also find them in Detroit as well as Oklahoma, however their version is called an Onion Burger. It’s a simple... READ MORE

5 Simple Steps To Grilling The Perfect Burger

1. Season the burger with a little cracked pepper and sea salt. 2. Cook over a high heat. 3. Be gentle with the meat. 4. Flip only once if possible. 5. Do not press down on the burger with the spatula. If you really want to create that Chef-style restaurant... READ MORE