Lone Star Stack is the winner of the McDonald’s Texas Burger Showdown
The winner of the McDonald’s Texas Burger Showdown will officially be announced on Monday 27th June, but we can reveal that it is the Lone Star Stack.
Reddit user NoteFour has spoilered the result saying that they “already have gotten the promotional material at our restaurant.”
For those that don’t know, the Burger Showdown was a crowd-sourced build-a-burger competition, similar to My Burger but was only available in the state of Texas.
After 25,170 entries and 206,457 votes, McDonald’s Texas narrowed it down to five tasty creations.
Lone Star Bronc
Premium Bun, Quarter Pound Beef Patty x2, American, Pepper Jack, Grilled Onions, Sliced Pickles, Applewood-Smoked Bacon, Shredded Lettuce, Sweet Onion BBQ Sauce.
Artisan Roll, Classic Beef Patty x2, Swiss, Grilled Mushrooms, Grilled Onions, Applewood-Smoked Bacon, Herb Seasoning, Chipotle Ketchup, Ketchup.
Texas Toast, Quarter Pound Beef Patty x2, American x2, Applewood-Smoked, Bacon x2, Big Mac Sauce.
Texas Toast, Shredded Lettuce, Applewood-Smoked Bacon, Guacamole, Quarter Pound Beef Patty, American, Barbecue Sauce.
But the winning burger has been chosen…
Lone Star Stack
Texas Toast, Sliced Pickles, Quarter Pound Beef Patty x2, White Cheddar, Applewood-Smoked Bacon, American, Caramelized Onions, Sweet Onion BBQ Sauce.
Howdy Texans, saddle up and Try the NEW Lone Star Stack and enjoy it with a Coke. #ShareACokeMcDTX #LoneStarStack pic.twitter.com/OcGzEZNj9O
— Jeff lawhorne (@Houcokejeff) June 20, 2016
As you can see from the above, three of the five finalists featured a build using Texas Toast as the buns.
How many light-years do you think it will take for us to see this in the UK? And would you like to see it in this country?
Are you travelling to Texas soon? Would you be interested in sampling the Lone Star Stack?
Would you like to see the My Burger competition return to the UK?
Let us know your comments below and via the usual BURGER LAD® channels.
The Lone Star Stack is priced at $4.49 for the Single and $5.49 for the Double.
Here are some of the early sightings via social media:
The Lone Star Stack. #ShortSightedFoodie pic.twitter.com/B7hRTv6mMk
— Short Sighted Rob (@ShortSightedGuy) 25 June 2016
More on the Burger Showdown website here.