Finalists for Official Texas McBurger

June 2, 2016

In March, BurgerBusiness.com reported on the “Burger Showdown” that McDonald’s Houston co-op organized. Diners in the Lone Star State were invited to submit burger builds (using only on-hand ingredients) with the promise that one would be designated the “official McDonald’s burger for the great state of Texas.” It’s a sort of “Create Your Taste” customization initiative on a larger scale.

How large? McDonald’s says it received 27, 170 entries and 206,457, which were enough to winnow the competition to five finalists. A winner is promised on June 27, announced  at mcdburgershowdown.com. The five:

The Lone Star Bronc: Premium bun,…