'Cuban Burger' took top prize on 'Live with Kelly and Michael' grill challenge



Today we met New Grill Star contestant Jose Juarez. To get Jose's recipe for the Cuban Burger here: CHECK BACK later to watch Jose's segment on the show!

Posted by LIVE with Kelly and Michael on Friday, July 10, 2015

It all came down to the Cuban Burger.

That's the mouthwatering creation that central Floridian Jose Juarez whipped up to earn the title "America's New Grill Star" on ABC's "Live with Kelly and Michael."

Juarez, who was named the winner on Friday's show, will star in his own web series on "Live" and and receive a $10,000 check. He even got a shout out from Gov. Rick Scott who said he can't wait to try Juarez' BBQ.

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Juarez winning creation combo Cuban sandwich/rib-eye steak burger featured mojo-marinated pulled pork, sweet ham, ground rib-eye steak, grilled pickles and his special 4-5-5 sauces.

Juarez and the runner up served their creations to several legendary chefs, including "Chopped" judges Marcus Samuelsson and Alex Guarnaschelli and a group of audience members.

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