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 has also written freelance for Zagat since 2004. He lives in White Plains, NY, with his fiancée Kazue Kubo and cat Caesar and makes a mean chess pie.
Name: John Bruno Turiano
Where do you live: White Plains, NY
Favorite style of Burger: Sloppy with cheese and sautéed onions and mushrooms .
Favorite Childhood Burger: Wendy’s.
Burger that haunts your dreams at night: The Piper’s Kilt Eastchester Burger.
What is the one Burger you’ve always wanted to try but still have not: In-N-Out Burger.
The secret to making a great Burger: Use grass-fed/no antibiotics meat and don’t press down with the spatula while cooking it!
Under no circumstances whatsoever, what should NEVER be put on a Burger: As much as I like the name, the bronut (donut as bun with burger in between) has to go.
If you could have a Burger with anyone alive, or dead, fictional or real, who would it be and where would you take them: Teddy Roosevelt. Minetta Tavern on MacDougal St in his hometown of NYC.
Please use this space to talk about or plug anything else you want: Westchester Magazine’s Burger & Beer Blast on June 4th, 2015 is where I’ll get to taste 30 burgers…Life is pretty swell.
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29 of the best Chefs and restaurants in Westchester, NY will be there serving some of the very best Burgers around. We’ll be there raffling off a grand prize that includes supplies to host your very own Burger party at home.
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