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Meat Freak Halloween Burger at Stock Burger Co

Personally, I’m going to be staying firmly inside on Monday night. All the doors will be locked and the curtains shut, and something really really funny will be watched on the telly in an attempt to distract me from the possibility of being brutally attacked by killer clowns. I know some are braver than I and might be on the lookout for something spooky to eat before they hit the town, for them I have just the thing. Stock Burger are new to Brighton seafront as of this year, located right next to Holiday Inn. This October, they launched the Meat Freak – a delicious burger with a charcoal infused bun – to celebrate Halloween. The Stock team spent months working with local craft bakers perfecting the recipe for this bun, and it definitely does the trick (or treat.. badoom boom tsschh..). It’s almost cakey in texture, closer to a brioche than a regular bun, but it’s aesthetic effect was most impressive, it’s perfect for celebrating the scariest night of the year. The burger itself …

Copycat Recipe: Grubbs Malaysian Burger

Copycat Recipe: Grubbs Malaysian Burger

Before you read on: I have not attempted to copycat the actual veggie patty here, because that is a long haul recipe development job (one that I’m always slogging away at, don’t you worry) and this was a quick craving fix. When I can make veggie burgers like Grubbs, you’ll be the first to know. If you’re not familiar with Grubbs, chances are you’re not from around here. To clarify for out of towners, it’s a burger joint. Not outstanding, not terrible (although I know Rosie would disagree with me there), sitting comfortably somewhere between the McDonalds and the GBKs of this world in both quality and price. There are at least three – if not four – branches within walking distance of me at all times, and Grubbs and I have always had something of a special relationship. However, it’s been taken up a notch since I started working just 3 minutes away from the London Road branch. I have absolutely no chill when it comes to Grubbs. I mean, I literally have the t-shirt. …