Ready to flip? International Burger Day is here! | Gourmand and Gourmet

Ready to flip? International Burger Day is here!

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Let’s get to BLT business, foodies.

We won’t beef around the bush! This May 28 is International Burger Day, and the perfect way to celebrate is to ditch snags for the day and snag yourself any one of the delicious (limited-time) burgs below.

Fritzenberger | Petrie Terrace

Ready to blitz a burg at Fritzenberger? There’s no better time than International Burger Day, when these patty connoisseurs launch their latest masterpiece, the New Fritzen Truffle Burger stacked with grass-fed beef, aged cheddar, panko-crumbed and swiss cheese-filled field mushrooms, diced pickles, and a secret, housemade truffle aioli sauce!

The Charming Squire | South Brisbane

We’re not telling porkies here – when it comes to the best burger to feast on this International Burger Day, The Charming Squire’s exclusive patty and bun creation is hard to beat.

Introducing Jimmy’s Mexican Pork Burger, a spicy boy featuring wood-fired free-range pork and tequila patties, melted manchego cheese, jalapeño peppers, coal-roasted jalapeño, guacamole, and addictive hot sauce on sweet milk buns.

Get in quick though, Brisbane – it’s only available from now until May 28.

Black Hide by Gambaro | Treasury Brisbane

We never knew what Kanye meant by, ‘we got the swag sauce, we drippin’ wagyu’ until we came face to face with Black Hide’s limited-edition bespoke burger. Only available until June 2, this baddie-in-a-gourmet-bun comes with a 100% Australian wagyu patty, pickled red onion, tomato, lettuce, cheese, mayonnaise, and chilli-tomato relish.

As for those with the extra pennies in the piggy bank, Black Hide is also offering delicious gourmet extras for your burger, ranging from truffle camembert to foie gras.

Pig ‘n’ Whistle | Various Locations

How many burgs? Yes.

At Pig ‘n’ Whistle this May 28, the list of burgers you can enjoy is endless, but the one topping our list is their exclusive tonkatsu-style pork burger! Boasting delish Australian pork between two Brasserie Bread buns, this burger also comes stacked with pickled capsicum, crispy cabbage, seven spices, and a top-secret spicy curry sauce.

One Fish Two Fish | Kangaroo Point

Follow the ‘I see food, I eat it’ seafood diet by chowing down on a cheeky Quarter Flounder at One Fish Two Fish this International Burger Day! Their popular 10/10 seafood burger filled with panko-crumbed flounder, lettuce, cheese and house-made tartare is also only $10 this May 28 in celebration of everybody’s favourite bun-filled, fun-filled foodie holiday.

Burger Urge | Various Locations

Someone ring up Sean Evans – to celebrate their favourite day of the year, Burger Urge is re-releasing their most notorious burger, the 2.2 million Scoville ‘Nuclear’ Double Decker Death Wish! From May 28 until the end of June, visitors can sign on to try double Angus beef burger infused with Carolina Reaper, Red Ghost Chilli, Big Yellow Mamma, and the deadly sweet Chocolate Bhutlah.

Consider your urge for the burg’ satisfied.

Words by Jacqueline Pon – the gourmand yelling open sesame (buns) this International Burgers Day.