Chili and Soup Cook Off Information

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  1. Entry is free. Entrants must register by 11/10/21! Contact Jim Meyer — to register
  2. The public is invited to enjoy a variety of different chili recipes. For $10.00 per person, you may sample as many as you like. You will receive a ballot so you can vote for your favorite! Drinks are included.
  3. Chili should be pre-heated and brought in a crock pot or other vessel capable of keeping your entry hot.
  4. Entrants should arrive about 3:00 to 3:15 to allow for setup time
  5. Entrants should make a large enough batch (4-6 qts.) to allow as many people as possible to sample their chili. More available samples may equal more votes!
  6. Cups and spoons will be supplied.
  7. Cheese, sour cream, onions, crackers, and hot sauce will be provided.
  8. Soda and water will be available at no charge.
  9. Entrants can eat and vote if they pay the $10.00 “sampling fee”.
  10. Winner will be determined by popular vote; entries will be numbered for easy voting.
  11. 1st place $50.00 Kroger gift card
  12. 2nd place $25.00 Kroger gift card

Who makes the best Catholic chili or soup in Reading? Let’s all get together on Sunday 11-14 for an afternoon of good food and good fun for a good cause to find out!

All Proceeds go to Our Lady of the Valley Youth Ministry!