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V.21 No.22 | 5/31/2012
The giant green chile cheeseburger
Eric Williams


Holy Cow

The omnivore’s deliverance

By Ari LeVaux

More and more, hamburgers are treated as high art. And Holy Cow is among Albuquerque’s vanguard of upscale burger parlors. The outdoor patio—on Central where Bob’s Fish and Chips used to be—is protected by a corrugated roof. Inside, you can dine on hamburgers at a table or the bar. The feeling is rowdy and friendly. A portrait of a single word, “burgers,” hangs from an otherwise bare wall.

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V.21 No.17 | 4/26/2012
Fixin’ to grind your own hamburger?
Ari LeVaux


Grind your own damn burger

By Laura Marrich [ Thu Apr 26 2012 7:15 PM ]

Even if the weather’s not up for it tonight, you can plan on a dandy weekend for grilling burgers by fridge-defrosting a few of the neglected hunks of meat from the back of your freezer. In this week’s Food section, Ari LeVaux shares his tips on turning top round, sirloin steaks or whatever meaticles you’ve got on hand into awesome homemade patties.

Fixin’ to grind your own hamburger?
Ari LeVaux

Food for Thought

Ground and Browned

Burgers from scratch

By Ari LeVaux

Now seems like a good time to point out how easy it is to grind your own burger in the food processor. Grill season is starting, pink slime is everywhere and, for once, wouldn't it be nice to have a burger that isn't basically mystery meat? While most households don't have meat grinders, your old La Machine or Cuisinart can get it done like a champ.

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V.20 No.11 | 3/17/2011

Flyer on the Wall

Burger Art

Most hamburgers are unhealthy, but this one is exceptionally bad for you. The inedible concoction draws attention to a performance by Ryat from Philadelphia, as well as battles between a trilogy of duos—Fart House, Great White Buffalo and ROO. This rock show happens on Sunday, March 20, at 8 p.m. at Dad’s House (601 Solano NE). Five dollars grants admission. (Jessica Cassyle Carr)

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V.19 No.27 | 7/8/2010


Blake’s Lotaburger Celebrates Their 58th Birthday With Free Original Lotaburger Combos Friday, July 9 From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Only at the 2529 Washington NE Location

By Dan Enger [ Thu Jul 8 2010 4:25 PM ]

Blake’s Lotaburger opened their first location on July 9, 1952. Now, 58 years later, you can enjoy a free Lotaburger Combo. Sounds like a good reason to take the day off work.

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