TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The month of August represents the beginning of college and professional football in America, and the return of football also marks the return of the Big Arse Burger Bowl Challenge at the Tilted Kilt.
The famous pub and eatery, known as the “Best Looking Sports Pub You’ve Ever Seen,” will hold the 13-week promotion from Aug. 3-Nov. 1, 2015.
Kevin Farley, brother of late comedian Chris Farley, will headline this year’s Challenge and will star in the pub’s social videos and posts. Guests and fans are encouraged to join the conversation with Farley by using the hashtag #TKBABC and vote for their favorite burger online. Those in the Fort Wayne, IN area can come see Farley’s standup act on Saturday August 22 at 9:00 p.m. at the Fort Wayne pub to celebrate the campaign.
The available Big Arse Burger Bowl dishes are also created to be paired with a specific beer or cocktail from the Tilted Kilt to create an overall great dining experience for the guest. The winning burger and paired beer or cocktail will be featured on the Tilted Kilt menu for the next year. The menu for the 2015 Big Arse Burger Bowl Challenge includes the following burgers:
Fish ‘N Chips Burger – Blackened cod with Sriracha mayo, crispy potato chips, American cheese and lettuce. Paired with: Dewar’s & Ginger – Dewar’s White Label Scotch Whisky and Gosling’s Ginger Beer.
Fried Pickle Ranch Burger – Topped with hand-breaded dill pickle chips golden-fried, cheddar cheese and cayenne ranch dressing. Paired with: Stella Artois – a classic Belgian lager.
Holy Guacamole Burger – Topped with tequila habanero salsa guacamole, Applewood-smoked bacon, pepper jack cheese, lettuce, tomato and red onions. Paired with: Smooth & Spicy Habanero Margarita – 1800 Silver Tequila, Cointreau, Monin Habanero Lime and freshly-squeezed lime juice served in a half-salted rim glass.
Jalapeño Coleslaw Burger – Topped with fresh jalapeño coleslaw, melted pepper jack cheese, lettuce and a red onion slice. Paired with: Canadian Tuxedo – Crown Royal whiskey, Gosling’s Ginger Beer, maple syrup and freshly-squeezed lime juice.
Tilted Munster Burger – Topped with Munster cheese, shoestring onions, Applewood-smoked bacon, Sriracha mayo, lettuce, tomato and a red onion slice. Paired with: Heineken Dutch Lager.
Inside Out Melt – Cheddar cheese-toasted sourdough bread topped with TK Burner mayo, Applewood-smoked bacon and Southern Comfort pickled red onions. Paired with: “The Car-Jacked” – Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Cointreau, Monin Sugar Cane and freshly-squeezed lemon juice.
“We are happy to have the Big Arse Burger Bowl Challenge back for another year,” said Torie Lynch, Vice President of Marketing at the Tilted Kilt. “Guests will have a great opportunity to enjoy some of our tastiest creations and have a direct impact on our menu. We are also lucky to have Kevin Farley this year as our featured celebrity burger aficionado and reviewer. It’s going to be a great season.”
In addition to voting for their favorite burgers, guests will get the chance to participate in a variety of online activities, including the “Burger Personality Quiz,” which allows consumers to find out which type of burger they are, and on social media outlets using the hashtag #TKBABC. Photos and posts with the challenge hashtag could be shared online via the TKBurgerBowl.com feed.
About Tilted Kilt
Tilted Kilt, known as “The Best Looking Sports Pub You’ve Ever Seen,” has 100 units in operation throughout the U.S. and Canada, with additional 20 pubs in various stages of development. Tilted Kilt is uniquely different than other sports bars because of its theme that combines Celtic décor, humorous and slightly bawdy limericks and sexy cast members with great food, drinks and a fun, entertaining atmosphere. In 2015 Tilted Kilt was named one of America’s Top 10 Fastest Growing Restaurants by CNBC. The original restaurant concept was developed in the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas in 2003 For more information, go to www.tiltedkilt.com.