Chili cook-off set for Saturday, March 24
The annual chili cook-off will be held Saturday, March 24
from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. John's Catholic Church. Proceeds will
be split between the Food Shelf and a trip for students who attend The
Table, the Free Church’s youth group.
Registrations for chili teams can be found online at
grandmaraisfreechurch.org and turned in at the church. Those who don't
want to make a chili can still participate by eating; chili will be
served for a nominal donation.
There are two rounds of judging and two awards decided by a panel of
judges. The winner receives the traveling “Chili Cornucopia” trophy.
The “People’s Choice” Award winner receives a bowl courtesy of The
2011 winners were: “Stealth and The Bruce” (Trevor Delamater and Bruce
Block), first place; Yvonne Gennrich, representing Mount Rose
Community Church in Grand Portage, second place; and a third-place tie
between the U.S. Border Patrol cooks and Chelsea Lueck of Gunflint
For more information, call (218) 387-1565.