You and your friends are invited to participate in the "Not-Your Ordinary Chili Contest" to be held on September 18th at The 290 Vinery. The event will be hosted by Pure Texan Chili. Entrants are required to use Pure Texan Chili spice blend in a recipe The spice blend is available at the 290 Vinery or by ordering through the Pure Texan Chili website at www.puretexanchili.com.
Division 1: A savory dish using chili made with Pure Texan Chili spice blend. This could be chili or a dish made with chili. One entry per person.
Division 2: A savory or sweet dish using Pure Texan Chili spice blend. This could be a snack, desert, breakfast or some other meal using the spice blend in something other than chili. One entry per person (get creative!).
· Pure Texan Chili spice blend must be used in a recipe of your choice.
· Your entry must be turned in to the judges no later than 2 pm on September 18th at 290 Vinery
· Judging will be final and winners announced at 4 pm
· Judging will be based on taste, creativity and presentation
· Prizes in each division will be:
1st place - 3 select bottles of premium wine and 1 packet of Pure Texan Chili
2nd place - 2 select bottles of premium wine and 1 packet of Pure Texan Chili
3rd place - 1 select bottle of premium wine and 1 packet of Pure Texan Chili
· Peoples Choice - A gift basket of wine, spice blend and addition items all valued at between $40 and $50. ****Entries for this award should be enough for approximately 20 people. Bring you friends for voting!
· Grand Champion - 6 bottles of premium wine and 2 packets of Pure Texan Spice Blend
Winners will receive additional recognition by having their names and recipes published on the Pure Texan Chili website.