Brewing company’s burger named one of nation’s best

A Las Vegas cheeseburger has been named one of the best in the nation.

Big Dog Brewing Company’s black angus cheeseburger was one 15 nationally to earn “ultimate cheeseburger” status from the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and food service distributor US Foods. Big Dog was honored for its originality, innovative cooking techniques and use of industry trends.

Created by Chef Sergio Meza, the burger features angus chuck, bratwurst, cheddar cheese, pepper jack, poblano peppers, bacon, pickles, fried onions and ranchero sauce on a pretzel bun.

The Big Dog company operates four bars and restaurants, a casino, gift shop and catering company in Las Vegas.