20th ANNUAL CHILI COOK-OFF
EAA Chapter 186 Chapter House
Saturday, October 23th,
Noon to 3pm
DEADLINE TO SIGN UP: October 18!
We realize many of you like to wait to the last minute to signup for events, but the deadline for our chili cook-off is fast approaching–Monday! And we have only two chili entries! Unless we get a minimum of 10 entries, three judges, and a handful of side dishes, we are going to have to cancel the cook-off.. The first time in 20 years! Don’t delay – Sign up today!
Are you ready to do battle during the 20th Annual Chili Cook Off at EAA 186? If you are proud of your chili and would like to enter our Chili Cook-off, sign up no later than October 18. Cornbread, salads, side dishes and dessert also needed. Signup sheets open on our website:
Wanted: Chili Cooks
There will be 4 category awards and one main grand prize! Entries can be classic recipes, meatless, beanless, white, or even use surprise ingredients. Chili entries will be judged by the following categories:
Best Presentation/Most Attractive
Grand Prize – Best Over All
• All Chili entries must be at the Chapter House by 11:30 am.
• Set up begins at 11:00 and judging starts at high noon.
• Chili entries must be prepared at home and brought in a slow cooker.
• Be sure to name your chili with a sign! Points will be deducted for nameless chili entries.
• All Chili cooks will be provided with name tags the day of the event.
• Your entry and and decor/signage must fit within a 2ft x 2ft space.
Our golf cart will meet you at the gate to assist in bringing your entry to the chapter house. Please ring door bell!
Wanted: Corn Bread, Dessert and Guacamole Chefs
Take home the title of Cornbread, Salad, Dessert or Guacamole Cook-Off Champion! All entries should be an original creation or enhancement. In other words, your standard Jiffy cornbread dish straight from the box and/or cookies from Target are gonna lose you points. And YES — you can always enter various dishes in different categories.
Wanted: EAA 186 Chili Judges
We need 3-5 judges, so get in on the fun and put your taste buds to the ultimate test!
Tickets are $5 (suggested donation) for those not entered in the contest, bringing food, or judging. We’ll provide all the chili fixings’ and beverages. There’s plenty of space to park your plane or car, so fly-in, or come by car and stay for the whole event.
Signup sheets open on our website: