Chili Cook-off breast cancer fundraiser set for Feb. 23
Wednesday, 13 February 2013 09:23
    The 2nd annual Chili Cook-off and fundraiser at Hard Yacht Café, 8500 Cove Road, will be held Saturday, Feb. 23. The cooker entry fee is $20 and the spectator fee is $10.     
    All proceeds benefit the Red Devils breast cancer support group. The organization has eased the lives of thousands of breast cancer patients since its founding in 2002.
    Chili turn-in is noon. Judging begins at 1 p.m. Tasting and voting by spectators starts at 2 p.m. Winners will be announced at 3 p.m.
    To enter the contest, submit cooker’s name, telephone number and e-mail address to, fax to 410-284-2534 or mail to 8500 Cove Road, Dundalk, MD 21222.
    Rules and regulations for contest entry are as follows: Contestant must provide serving utensils, bowls, spoons and extension cord; spectator tasting begins after judges have received all entries; cookers are required to prepare at least one gallon of chili and to bring a crock pot; chili will be judged by color, aroma, consistency, taste and aftertaste; prizes will be awarded for the three highest scoring chilis; spectators will cast a vote to select the People’s Choice award; to ensure confidentiality and imparciality during judging, each participant will be given an official judging cup to prepare their sample; the decisions of the judges for the top three winners are final.
    For more information, call Hard Yacht Café at 443-407-0038.