Segment 1: The diner-style burger.
The news that Shake Shack is coming to Kansas City has sent people in a tizzy. We take a Shake Shack fan to Snack Shack in Downtown Overland Park. Then, a talk with Michael Corvino, a James Beard Award semifinalist, about the cheeseburger on his menu that's earning raves.
- Elizabeth Paradise, pastry chef, Story
- Jack Tolle, general manager, The Snack Shack on Santa Fe
- Michael Corvino, chef and owner, Corvino Supper Club & Tasting Room
Segment 2, beginning at 11:39: KCUR's Food Critics search out the best burgers in and around Kansas City.
Who doesn't love a good burger? From the thin patty served in a plastic basket to a thicker one with fancy toppings — and don't forget the veggie burger — our critics share their recommendations for the tastiest in town.