Junior Achievement of South Florida hosts JA World Uncorked! II presented by Southern Wine & Spirits of Florida on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at JA World Huizenga Center at Broward College. This Circle of Wise Women Signature Event combines food, wine, spirits, craft beers and decadent desserts in a swanky, speakeasy-themed setting.
We are excited to announce Riverwalk Trust’s Burger Battle Alley Preview, hosted by Burger Beast, is coming to Uncorked! In partnership with Riverwalk Trust, JA World Uncorked! will feature the top Burger Bites in Area Code 954. Meet some of the best burger joints across Broward County who have competed for the coveted Burger Battle Trophy… or hope to compete in the upcoming Burger Battle May 11, 2012.
For the past two years, Riverwalk Trust’s Burger Battle competition has been fierce! We are inviting back the Chefs to participate and show why they were a top contender in 2010 & 2011. Read 2011′s Burger Nirvana – June 2011 Go Riverwalk Magazine for all the juicy details about the Battle!
Meet Burger Beast, our Host of Riverwalk Trust’s Burger Battle Preview! He is a Miami Food Blogger who writes about his food experiences. Although the blog was created to find the Best Burger in Miami it has since gone on to include reviews of other types of foods, the Miami Food Truck scene, pertinent news, and recipes.
The Line Up:
Burger Bar by Chef Allen competed in BBII and featured his French Fry Bar in BBI. He joins us to show why his new burger joint has the best burger in town! Indulge in Chef Susser’s hand-shaped signature burgers, specially fashioned from a proprietary blend of short rib, brisket and sirloin steak. Delicious accompaniments range from hand-cut fries, house made pickles to sensational adult shakes and more. Discover Burger Bar’s industrial-style interiors, private party room, and expansive outdoor bar sure to play host to the most enviable evenings. Burger Bar is home to the one and only ‘Gold Leaf’ burger, topped with edible 23 carat gold!
M Bar, Jack Mancini’s new global tapas eatery and bar located on East Las Olas, delivers the ultimate in farm-to-table offerings with small plates served in a sleek industrial atmosphere reminiscent of New York City’s SoHo and Meatpacking District. Gourmands will appreciate M Bar’s international assortment of hot and cold tapas with Mediterranean, Asian, Italian, and Middle Eastern influences. Connoisseurs will relish in M Bar’s trendy bar atmosphere and menu featuring craft beers, sustainable cocktails and an acclaimed international wine list.
Charm City Burger Company, Burger Beast Best in 954 burger, has won numerous awards (Burger Beast awards: Best Burger – People’s Choice: 2009, Best Burger – Broward County2011 and Best Fries: 2011) and serves up its amazing burgers in Deerfield Beach FL. Five ★ Chefs and Five ★ Burgers! Read Chef Mike Saperstein’s interview with Burger Beast HERE>
☆☆Charm City Burger Company☆☆ won the Clean Plate Charlie Award Best Burger Bite and UNCORKED! Burger Battle Alley Champ. Congratulations to Chef Mike Saperstein and Evan David
Elevation Burgers is recognized as one of the most innovative burger chains in the country. “Ingredients Matter!” We serve only 100% USDA-certified organic, 100% grass-fed, 100% free-range beef burgers freshly ground on-premises. “Ingredients Matter” isn’t just a slogan; it reflects their constant focus on a superior product that makes a real difference, both to their guests as well as the environment. In fact, it’s core to their mission to play a leading role in progressing beyond the harmful practices of industrial agriculture to pursue a more sustainable and healthier future. Check them out!
Georgie’s Alibi of Wilton Manors, the Two-Time Burger Battle Champion join us to show off the burger that won over the Burger Battle Judges, not once …but twice! The Champ Burger is topped with American cheese, chipotle aioli and caramelized onions. What’s important to mention here is that the onions are cooked in butter and bacon fat! Come try this one yourself! Georgie’s Alibi of Wilton Manors set the standard for creating a comfortable, inviting atmosphere whether inside in the video bar, or outside in the patio areas. Their friendly staff and the great people you’ll meet on any day of the week, month or year!