Sef Gonzalez

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2013

    Celebrate National Hot Dog Month With Home-Stuffed Sausage at Hot Dog Fest

    Considering July kicks off with Independence Day and is National Hot Dog month, it seems only right that it should end with a celebration of meat in tube form. Food truck roundup extraordinaires Burger Beast and Food Truck Invasion are arranging a trio of Hot Dog Fests across South Florida. One is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    South Florida Web Awards: Meet Your Food Blogging Nominees

    To say the web bridges worlds together seamlessly through invisible streams of data would be a gross understatement. In any case, New Times is well aware of the importance of the web, and we're celebrating with our first annual South Florida Web Awards. We've scoured the Internet in search of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    Hot Dog Fest Eating Contest: It's a Tie!

    Hot Dog Fest co-promoter Sef Gonzalez was excited but not 100 percent confident that an all-dog celebration would get a good reception. "Sure, hot dogs are the perfect summertime food, but would the public embrace the idea?" Gonzalez mused to Clean Plate Charlie.After all, Gonzalez, AKA Burger Beas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    Celebrate National Hot Dog Month at Hot Dog Fest This Sunday in Hollywood

    The hamburger is the constant center of attention, what with all those restaurants, festivals, and food battles dedicated to its existence. Hell, it's like it can't help but be the spectacle of the culinary universe. (Witness the Cinnaburger for further evidence). What about the hot dog? Won't someb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2011

    Burger Beast Burgie Awards: Broward Restaurants Represent

    Courtesy of Burger BeastThe Third Annual Burgies is Tonight. Broward Represents.​Sef Gonzalez has turned eating burgers into a mission and a career. The man behind popular food blog, Burger Beast, has become a food critic, blogger, food truck roundup promoter, and host of his own annual award, The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    Second-Annual Riverwalk Trust Burger Battle Crowns a Champ

    Stephanie Colaianni​Friday night's Burger Battle continued the ongoing debate over which Fort Lauderdale restaurant is the champion of the chuck. And for the second year in a row, that champ is...Georgie's Alibi. Click here for a full slide show from the event. The veteran Wilton Manors restaurant ... More >>

  • News

    November 25, 2010
  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    Burgie Awards Are Tonight

    ​It's been a Burger Beast kind of weekend, with the Fall for the Arts Street Food Fair on Saturday. But it's not over yet, as the Burger Beast will host his second-annual Burgie Awards tonight at 8 at Transit Lounge in Miami (729 SW First Ave.).The event not only marks the second anniversary of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2010

    Street Food Extravaganza at the Fall for the Arts Festival Will Be Beastly

    ​Beastly, as in the Burger Beast.That's because Sef Gonzalez, the Burger Beast himself, is behind the gathering of food trucks, carts, and stalls that will accompany the Adrienne Arsht Center's daylong Fall for the Arts Festival. The free event will feature live music, arts and crafts, games, and ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 10, 2009