South Florida Food Truck Wins Schweid & Sons “Very Best Burger Award” at the 2016 Amstel Light Burger Bash
The battle royale of Burgers was back in full swing last night with South Florida food truck Jersey Dawg taking home the Schweid & Sons Very Best Burger Award.
Burger Bash®, presented by Schweid & Sons and hosted by Rachael Ray, at the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE, saw many leading chefs and thousands of hungry fans gathered to serve and enjoy some truly creative and delicious burgers. In the end, Jersey Dawg’s classic Jersey slider reigned supreme.
Led by Jamie Schweid, President of Schweid & Sons and passionate burger enthusiast, the A-list line-up of discerning judges included: David Burtka, actor, chef and host of Cooking Channel’s Celebrity Dish; Neil Patrick Harris, award-winning actor and host; Natalie Morales, news anchor and third-hour co-host of NBC News’ TODAY; George Motz, author of “The Great American Burger Book” and the host of Travel Channel’s “Burger Land;” Mike & Alicia Piazza, 12-time All-Star MLB player; & current writer for Haute Living magazine, serving as the travel ambassador for the magazine for the last three years and Marcus Samuelsson, celebrity chef and judge on Food Network’s Chopped.