Hot off the success of their limited-time ‘Merica Burger (100% bacon patty anyone?), southern California burger chain Slater’s 50/50 is trying to make headlines once again — this time with their new ‘50 Alarm Burger.’
Coinciding with one of the hottest months of the year for Southern California, the chain’s burger of the month for August features their signature fire beef patty, topped with sliced jalapenos, three-alarm Colby Jack cheese, beer battered unseeded and aged cream cheese stuffed habanero poppers, and a ghost chili bacon spread on a white brioche bun.
Naga Bhut Jolokia (Ghost Chilies) have a Scoville Heat Unit rating in the millions, ten times hotter than a concentrated habanero. So it should be noted that when going to purchase this at Slater’s 50/50, you will be asked to sign a liability release to eat the 50 Alarm burger. You know, just to save them from any legal battles you try to wage after you get an ulcer from the eating the burger: