Burrito Supreme

This was a tough one. Get three local guys to eat some of the best burritos in town. But which one came out on top? Let’s unwrap the mystery.


The Judges:

Courtney Wilson, 24
Head Hunter, Hermosa Beach
Matt Jones, 34
Product Manager, Hermosa Beach
Cody Rice, 28
Data Scientist, El Porto


Super Deluxe Chicken Burrito El Burrito Jr., Redondo Beach 

(chicken, rice, beans, lettuce, cheese, guacamole, sour cream, special sauce)

Matt: Each bite feels lighter than other burritos.
Cody: On the messy side. You’ll need a fork or knife.
Courtney: Hangover cure; hopefully in crawling distance.
Score: (10 highest) 6


House Chicken Burrito Hermosa Mexican, Hermosa Beach

(chicken, rice, beans, cheese)

Courtney: Very fresh. Good ratio on ingredients.
Matt: Easy to eat.
Cody: Can I have another one now?
Score: (10 highest)  7


Stoudemire Brother’s Burritos, Hermosa Beach

(spicy chicken, broccoli, chorizo, brown rice, jack cheese)

Courtney: Flavor kicks you in the teeth!
Matt: Healthy. Lots of veggies. Well seasoned.
Cody: I feel like mom is trying to sneak veggies into my favorite food again.
Score: (10 highest)  6


Shredded Chicken Burrito El Gringo, Manhattan Beach

(chicken, beans, rice, lettuce, tomato, onion, cilantro, sour cream, guacamole) 

Cody: 11 on the messy scale.
Courtney: Sour cream for days.
Matt: Other burritos made me want to think about what to say. This one made me want to shove it in my face.
Score: (10 highest)  6