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7th Annual Winterloo Chilli Cook-off

Saturday, February 24, 12 – 2 pm

Chainsaw, 28 King Street North

For just $5 per person*, sample and vote on your favourite chilli from local eateries! So far, the following restaurants will square off for Judges’ and Peoples’ Choice prize for best chilli:

Join us to see if Abe Erb and Little Mushroom Catering can defend their titles as Judges’ Choice and People’s Choice winners, respectively!

Andrew Coppolino from Waterloo Region Eats, Carlos Benevides from 91.5 The Beat, and Mayor Dave Jaworsky will judge the competition.

Proceeds of the event go to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

*Children 10 years of age and younger are free.


Have a restaurant that’s interested in participating? Contact us! 


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Photos from Previous Years