Register for the Great SAU Burger Cook-Off


October 10, 2015

SAU Mulegating Area

Entry Fee: FREE


Awards: Top 10 winners will be announced.
Trophies for 1st – 5th places.

Burger Competition Rules

(Adapted from the Steak Cook-off Association)

  1. Cook teams may cook on gas grills, charcoal grills, electric grills, or wood grills.
  2. More than one team may use the same fire source. However, each team must use different burger recipes.
  3. Burger patty can be made of any protein or meat you choose.
  4. Burger meat must be ground and be shaped into the form of a patty.
  5. The competition will provide each team one turn-in box. Turn in one whole full size burger in the provided box.  The provided foil sheet must stay under the burger.  The burger should not be cut into pieces.
  6. Burgers may not be branded in any way.
  7. No inedible garnish is allowed, with the exception of small disposable cups containing sauces/dips and toothpicks/skewers holding burger items together.
  8. No decorations in the box.
  9. Burgers will be judged on taste, originality, and appearance. In case of a tie, taste will be the first tie breaker, followed by originality.

Cook-off Timeline

  • 8:00 am                             Cookers may begin to set up
  • 10:00 am                           Cooks Meeting
  • 11:15 am – 12:00 pm        Burger Turn-in
  • 1:30 pm                              Awards

Any questions, please contact Sandra Martin at or (870)235-4047.

Sponsored by: SAU Alumni Association & Mulerider Cookteam

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