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Wheelhouse Surf & Turf Burger in BUSH’S® Home Run Recipes Contest

Fans who vote will have a chance to win a trip for four to the winning ballpark to taste the top creation

Published Monday, July 3, 2017



The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp’s new dining lineup includes more than a dozen shrimp options around the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. One is in the running for best new ballpark dish in Minor League Baseball. The Wheelhouse Surf & Turf Burger is in the BUSH’S® Home Run Recipes contest at


Paired with BUSH’S® Original Baked Beans, the Surf & Turf Burger is a half-pound burger served on two pieces of grilled Texas Toast, and topped with pepperjack cheese and four jumbo shrimp. It is available in the Wheelhouse, the renovated suite-level lounge named by a fan contest before the inaugural season of the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp and open to all fans during Jumbo Shrimp home games.


“We created a menu that combines a unique flavor of Northeast Florida with traditional ballpark favorites, and the Wheelhouse Surf & Turf Burger is a signature of the Jumbo Shrimp and the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville,” said Jumbo Shrimp Director of Food and Beverage Ernest Hopkins. “With BUSH’S® Original Baked Beans, summertime and seafood come together for a tasty ballpark specialty.”


The BUSH’S® Home Run Recipes contest features an item with a BUSH’S® product from each of 65 teams in Minor League Baseball. At, voters choose among randomized pairings. Fans may take a shortcut to vote for the Wheelhouse Surf & Turf Burger at Voting continues through Friday, July 14.


Fans who vote will also have a chance to win a trip for four to the winning ballpark to taste the top creation. The getaway includes airfare, two nights of hotel accommodations, and $200 spending money for even more food and fun. The winning club will also receive an award from BUSH’S® with a visit by Duke, the BUSH’S® dog, to its ballpark.


UP NEXT: The Jumbo Shrimp conclude their series with Mobile at 7:05 p.m. Monday, when Jacksonville right-hander Joe Gunkel (1-4) is scheduled to face BayBears right-hander Jake Jewell (4-4). Gates open early at 5:30 p.m., when the first 1,000 fans will receive a patriotic Jumbo Shrimp cap, courtesy of the Nimnicht Family Of Dealerships. Following the game is the Nimnicht Family Of Dealerships Independence Day Fireworks - the largest fireworks show of the season! The game is also presented by First Coast News.


ABOUT THE JUMBO SHRIMP: The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are beginning a new era of affordable family fun with the 2017 season presented by Community First Credit Union at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. With a new lineup of ticket and group options, there is a reason for everyone to get part of the action by calling the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358-2846 or visiting



Marco LaNave
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