October 18, 2017 // Franchising.com // TAMPA, Fla. - Reinventing the way you think about burgers and shakes once again, Burger 21® will have your taste buds saying “I do!” as the brand presents a tasty twist on two popular foods, pizza and wedding cake, for a new limited-time offer. As part of its unique award-winning “beyond the better burger” culture, Burger 21® will offer the Pizza Burger and the White Wedding Cake Shake across locations nationwide October 21 - December 31, 2017.
The Pizza Burger offers guests the flavor of Italy in the form of a traditional style American burger. Mixing flavors from two popular dishes, the Certified Angus Beef® burger is dressed with basil pesto, tomato sauce, melted provolone and Parmesan cheeses, pepperoni and a blend of Italian herbs and spices in one toasty bun.
The featured White Wedding Cake Shake will win your vows with its rich blend of vanilla ice cream, white wedding cake and Monin® Almond Syrup, topped with white wedding cake crumbles and whipped cream.
“When guests come into our restaurants, I want to create a culinary experience that transforms traditional favorites into a burger and shake they’ll remember,” said Mike Remes, corporate chef for Burger 21®. “This latest feature focuses on two food favorites reimagined and I love offering these unique flavors that our guests can’t get anywhere else.”
With one of the most diverse menus in the country, Burger 21® is known for featuring 21 unique burger options utilizing seven different proteins, including ahi tuna, veggie and turkey burger creations. The Burger 21® everyday menu items 1-10 focus on the brand’s Certified Angus Beef® burgers while 11-20 opt for a non-beef protein. In addition to these everyday menu staples, Burger 21® introduces its Burger #21 as a Limited Time Offer. This gives guests a chance to try something uniquely created for that season by Burger 21® Corporate Chef Mike Remes.
Recognition for Burger 21® includes being named one of the 10 best franchises to buy in 2017, winning the “Better Burger” category of the Franchise Times Zor Awards. The brand has also been named Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top New Franchises and Restaurant Business’ 50 Fastest-Growing Small Restaurant Chains of 2016. Additionally, the company has been ranked on Fast Casual’s Top 100 “Movers and Shakers” for the last five consecutive years, while Burger 21® Founder and President Mark Johnston was acknowledged as one of Fast Casual’s “Top 25 People” of 2014 for his strategic leadership in the brand’s growth and development. Burger 21® also was named one of QSR’s “Best Franchise Deals” of 2014.
For the latest special offers and promotions, download Burger 21’s “B Loyal” app from the Apple App Store or Google Play, and upon download guests will become eligible to receive a free Cheesy Burger. For more information on Burger 21®, please visit burger21.com and follow Burger 21 on Facebook and Instagram and Twitter.
With locations now open in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, and Virginia, and approximately 7 in development in 4 states, Burger 21® is a “beyond the better burger” fast-casual franchise concept founded in 2010. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, Burger 21® is a chef-inspired brand with offerings including 21 unique burger creations ranging from hand-crafted, freshly ground Certified Angus Beef® ?to chicken, turkey, vegetarian, shrimp and tuna burgers, fresh salads, all-beef hot dogs, chicken tenders and an extensive shake bar including hand-crafted shakes, floats and sundaes. Since its inception, the company has provided more than $217,697 in contributions as part of its “B Charitable” initiative, in which it donates 10 percent of its restaurants’ sales to local schools and charities on the 21st?of each month.
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