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2018 Chili Cook Off

Thank you so much to everyone who organized, cooked, worked, or attended the 2018 Chili Cook Off! 

Board President David Widmayer,
Executive Director Alexandra Berneis, and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell
enjoying the 
Ninth Annual A2CT Chili Cook Off



Smitty Atwood with Smitty's Silly Chili            Joyce Casale with Who's Your Tiger Chili                 TJ Johnson with Dinosaur Chili


Steve Raymond with Raymond's Grateful Red  Rob Roy with Vegetarian Rhapsody                  Christine and Gregg Blossom with Tigers-Blue Jays Chili Fest                                                                                                       and Jacqueline Courteau with Alphabet Chili

Mike Gratch with Chili Global Explsion             Keith Hafner with Open Range Chili                      Mike Sielaff and Greg Masson with Veni-Coa II    

THANK YOU TO OUR JUDGES: Eric Caroen from Last Word, Chris Pawlicki from Old Town Tavern/Raven's Club, and Annette Weathers from Bona Sera!

 ... And the Winners Are:
FIRST PLACE: Keith Hafner | Open Range Chili
RUNNER UP: Mike Gratsch | Chili Global Explosion
MOST CREATIVE: Jacqueline Courteau | Alphabet Chili
PEOPLE'S CHOICE: Mike Gratsch | Chili Global Explosion

And our 2018-2019 Main Stage Season!