Miami Herald |Twist and Smashd Places 3rd in Time Out New Yorks 2014 Battle of the Burger Competition
Twist and Smashd wins runner up, taking third place during August 7 Time Out New Yorks Battle of the Burger Cook-off.
Astoria, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2014
Twist and Smashd dominated in the second annual Time Out New Yorks Battle of the Burger held at the South Street Seaport on August 7 as they made their presence known for their tasty burgers and famous twisted potatoes.
For the second year in a row, Time Out New York, NYCs leading entertainment authority, and Amstel Light, the official beer of the burger, sponsored the annual Battle of the Burger with much success. Sixteen NYC restaurants went head-to-head for the hearts and stomachs of the local New Yorkers in attendance. In the end, three local restaurants placed in the competition, Twist and Smashd restaurant being notably one of the winners.
We are thrilled to be nominated and to have received so much support from our patrons, said Brianna Cano, founder of Twist and Smashd. We look forward to your next visit to Twist and Smashd!
Massive amounts of food lovers made their way through burger samplings while enjoying a live DJ and sponsored drinks by Amstel Light. The perfect New York evening made for hungry burger tasters to choose the best burger in the city and place their votes.
The legendary burger wars cook-off winners placed as follows:
First Place: Jeepneys Choriburger
Second Place: Pork Slopes Pork Slope Cheeseburger
Third Place: Twist and Smashd Southern BBQ Smashd Burger
The event was an overwhelming success as Twist and Smashd received major recognition as a result of the event; they won food lovers over with their delicious and one-of-a-kind Twist and Smashd burgers and twisted potatoes, said marketing consultant Dana Blickensderfer.
I am more than confident by this time next year Twist and Smashd will make its way to first place and take home that burger cook-off trophy.
The Twist and Smash’d franchise is home of the original Smashd Angus burger. In the competition, Twist and Smashd presented attendees with their Southern BBQ Smashd Burger. The burgers main components include a short rib burger with caramelized onions, roasted red peppers and BBQ sauce. It was also served with their signature twisted potatoes on a stick as the side.
The original Twist and Smashd restaurant is located at 72-06 Austin Street, Forest Hills, NY. Additionally, Twist and Smashd Sports is a popular sports bar offering its customers two Bocce courts, 54 TVs displaying a variety of sports events from across the world, 51 beers on tap, and some of New Yorks best burgers. The sports bar is located at 34-02 Steinway Street, Long Island City, NY and is a common hang out spot for loyal sports fans. Also, the bar was recently listed in the top 20 best bars to watch the World Cup at in NYC.
For further information regarding the outcome of the competition and event details, contact info(at)twistandsmashd(dot)com.
ABOUT Twist and Smashd and Twist and Smashd
Twist and Smashd and Twist and Smashd Sports was created by chef Robert Cano and his daughters while on a family vacation to Ecuador in 2010. In Ecuador the family found a small café that sold twisted potatoes. Enchanted by this idea of a potato on a stick, they brought it back to New York and Twist and Smashd was born. Twist and Smashd is owned by Cano Ventures Corp, a sister Corporation to Rcano Group which owns and operates Rcano Events. Robert Cano is the president of RCano Events off premise catering company. He is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, which means he knows (and loves) food and has led the field in incorporating organic, seasonal, and locally grown ingredients. For information please call (718) 261-4527 or visit http://www.twistandsmashd.com.
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