These Hamburgers Were Just Named The Best In New Mexico But You Better Taste Them To Be Sure

New Mexico just had two major burger cook-offs featuring the Land of Enchantment’s own green chile cheeseburgers – the Green Chile Cheeseburger Challenge at the New Mexico State Fair and The Green Chile Cheeseburger Smackdown, produced by Edible magazine.

A dozen cooks from around the state vied at the State Fair and four local celebrity judges picked the winners. Fair visitors also voted on a people’s choice favorite. At the Green Chile Cheeseburger Smackdown, seven state-wide finalists (chosen by online vote from a field of 15), faced seven judges, all from the food industry. Smackdown diners also picked a people’s favorite too.

And the winners are….

So, that’s what the judges had to say. Now it’s your turn. Which of these burgers have you had and which are the best?


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