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9th Annual Iowa's Best Burger Contest underway

Wed 2-21-2018 Ames,IA

(Ames)-Nominations are now being accepted in Iowa's Best Burger Contest. KUOO's Becky Thoreson has details:

9th Annual Iowa's Best Burger Contest underway 

Voting is underway for the 9th Annual Iowa's Best Burger Contest.

Brooke German, Director of Marketing with the Iowa Beef Industry Council says nominations are now being accepted.  "We're happy to kick off the 9th Annual Iowa's Best Burger Contest, sponsored by the Iowa Beef Industry Council and the Iowa Cattlemen's Association.  Right now, we are taking nominations for the Best Burger in Iowa, and we need your votes to help determine our top ten restaurants."

She notes that the voting is now conducted online and adds that voting will close in early March.  "We close voting on March 12th, and at that time we will tally up all of the nominations that we've received to determine the top ten restaurants with the most votes.  We will announce that on March 19th, and then at that time we will a secret panel of judges that will go out and taste test each of our top ten burgers to help us name the Best Burger in Iowa."

The winner will be announced on May 1 to kick off May Beef Month.

For details click here.