Are you ready for the Battle of the Burgers?

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Think you’ve got the best burger around? Do friends and family flock to your backyard every summer just to bask in its glory? Do your neighbors gather at the fence just for a whiff of the grill smoke? Then you’re probably ready for the Los Angeles Times Battle of the Burgers.

Here’s how it works: Go to our Facebook page and submit your hamburger recipe, along with a short essay on what makes this the baddest burger of all. A photograph will probably help, you know how voters like pretty things.


We’ll take the top vote-getters and try them out in the Test Kitchen. The best burger bosses will get an invite to the Test Kitchen to have their picture taken with their little pride-and-joys, and we’ll run it with the recipes in the Food section June 30, the Thursday before Fourth of July.

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