BURGER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BURGER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) McDonald’s confronts its junk food image http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58308925-79/mcdonald-menu-company-chain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58308925-79/mcdonald-menu-company-chain.html.csp">McDonald’s confronts its junk food image</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T11:39:07.82-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 11:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • At a dinner McDonald’s hosted for reporters and bloggers, waiters served cuisine prepared by celebrity chefs using ingredients from the chain’s menu. A Kung Pao chicken appetizer was made with Chicken McNuggets doused in sweet and sour sauce and garnished with parsley. Slow-cooked beef was served with gnocchi fashioned out of McDonald’s french fries and a fruit sauce from its smoothie mix. For dessert, its biscuit mix was used to make a pumpkin spice “biznut,” a biscuit-doughnut hybri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583089252014-08-18T11:39:07.82-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T11:39:07.82-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308925@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:39:07 MDT Burger King nixes lower-calorie ‘Satisfries’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58293923-79/fries-burger-king-french.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58293923-79/fries-burger-king-french.html.csp">Burger King nixes lower-calorie ‘Satisfries’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T16:08:02.117-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Burger King is getting rid of the lower-calorie french fries it introduced less than a year ago at most restaurants. The Miami-based chain said in a statement that it gave its North American franchisees the option to continue selling the french fries earlier this week. Only about 2,500 of the approximately 7,500 locations opted to continue selling them as a permanent item. The others have started phasing them out. The French fries, called “Satisfries,” were a big bet for Burger King w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582939232014-08-13T16:08:02.117-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T16:08:02.117-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293923@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:08:02 MDT Chicken fries back at Burger King after complaints http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58285894-79/burger-chicken-king-fries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58285894-79/burger-chicken-king-fries.html.csp">Chicken fries back at Burger King after complaints</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leslie Patton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T17:41:02.285-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Burger King customers have been heard. The chain is bringing back chicken fries, the breaded and fried chicken strips served in a fry-style box, after consumers took to social media to request the item, said Alex Macedo, president of North America for the Miami-based company. Customers complained on Facebook and Twitter when they were taken off the menu in 2012. “We underestimated the cult following that the product had,” he said. “There’s a big opportunity for us to bring it back.” Bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285894@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:41:02 MDT Burger King 2Q profit rises 19 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58250418-79/percent-burger-king-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58250418-79/percent-burger-king-million.html.csp">Burger King 2Q profit rises 19 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T09:27:02.01-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 09:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • Burger King Worldwide Inc. (BKW) on Friday reported net income that climbed by 19 percent in its second quarter, and topped analysts’ expectations. The Miami-based company said profit increased to $75.1 million, or 21 cents per share, from $62.9 million, or 18 cents per share, in the same quarter a year earlier. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 25 cents per share. The average per-share estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for profit of 23...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582504182014-08-01T09:27:02.01-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T09:27:02.01-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250418@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:27:02 MDT Restaurant review: Flavor and style — for a Park City price — at Burgers and Bourbon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58216628-223/bourbon-burgers-fries-burger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58216628-223/bourbon-burgers-fries-burger.html.csp">Restaurant review: Flavor and style — for a Park City price — at Burgers and Bourbon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stuart Melling</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T09:53:15.2-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 09:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City • I’ve spoken on the notion of value before. It’s a concept as slippery as a greased eel and as divisive as a debate over health care. And we’re going to talk about it again; feel free to prep your polemic and head over to the comment boards. Or maybe not. Surely something we can all agree on is that a $32 burger is an expensive purchase. Still on the fence? What if I told you that fries, a drink, tax and a tip were extra? As soon as the hyperventilating rage subsides, let’s move on. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216628@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:53:15 MDT Restaurant review: Honeycomb Grill satisfies heights of hunger http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58139232-223/honeycomb-menu-grill-solitude.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58139232-223/honeycomb-menu-grill-solitude.html.csp">Restaurant review: Honeycomb Grill satisfies heights of hunger</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Anne Wilson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to the Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T10:08:22.653-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 10:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Solitude • No matter what season, Utah’s Cottonwood Canyons are crowded with people testing their mettle against the mountains. And that can lead to big appetites, which must be one of the reasons for the sizable portions at Honeycomb Grill at Solitude Mountain Resort. If you’ve just scaled a peak by foot or bike, some of these hearty dishes would hit the spot. If not, then you’ve got something for lunch the next day. Honeycomb — formerly Kimi’s Mountainside Bistro — is mountain rustic, from its...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139232@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:08:22 MDT Food briefs: Burger spa at Snowbasin, Hops on the Hill in Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58115314-223/beer-july-burger-pig.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58115314-223/beer-july-burger-pig.html.csp">Food briefs: Burger spa at Snowbasin, Hops on the Hill in Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:23:28.485-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Burger spa and Sunday brunch at Snowbasin Take a Saturday hike to Snowbasin Ski Resort’s Needles Lodge, and then relax and indulge at the new Mount Ogden Burger Spa and Grill. In addition to a classic hamburgers the menu includes the Wildflower lamb burger, the Last Chance chorizo and jalapeno burger and the Bomber with corned beef and sauerkraut. Cheesesteak and Reuben sandwiches, Kobe-beef hot dogs and chicken fingers round out the menu. Prices from $8 to $15. The Burger Spa is one of several...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58115314@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:23:28 MDT Burger King sells ‘Proud Whopper’ in San Francisco http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139578-79/burger-king-whopper-proud.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139578-79/burger-king-whopper-proud.html.csp">Burger King sells ‘Proud Whopper’ in San Francisco</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T17:41:02.822-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Burger King is celebrating gay pride with a message on its Whopper wrappers. The fast-food chain says it will post a video online Wednesday that shows scenes from a San Francisco location where it sold a “Proud Whopper.” Customers were not told what is in the burger, which comes wrapped in rainbow paper. Once opened up, a message inside the wrapper states, “We are all the same inside.” The idea is that the Proud Whopper is no different from the regular Whopper, despite its colorful pa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581395782014-07-01T17:41:02.822-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T17:41:02.822-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139578@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:41:02 MDT