About George Motz

George Motz is an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, director of photography, writer and hamburger expert. He is the founder and director of the Food Film Festival and the TV host of the Travel Channel’s Burger Land. He lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife and two children.

An example of how to make the best burger -- a burger piled with fixings and topped with a pickle on a wooden plate.

How to Make the Best Burger

Expert advice on how to talk to your butcher, what cut of beef to select, how to grind it, and whether you should dare consider freezing ground beef.