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4th of July Chili Cook Off at Becker Vineyards

It's Independance Day!  And it's on a Saturday this year!  World class teams will compete in this CASI-sanctioned event in an effort to win qualifying points toward the Terlingua International Chili Championship. The sampling public will vote for their favorite chili of the day. Entertaining chili showmanship, wine tasting, and live music!

Join us for the annual Independence Day Chili Cook-off, Saturday, July 4th from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  The Chili Cook-off Itinerary is as follows:  10 a.m. Chili Cooks' Meeting; 11 a.m. Public Chili Sampling Begins ($5 for 8 samples); 11:30 a.m. Salsa Judging Begins; 2 p.m. Chili Judging Begins.  CASI rules can be downloaded at Chili Cooks'/Salsa Registration Contact:  Alan Dean 512-567-2835.  Registration Fee:  $20 Chili/$10 Salsa. Benefitting Fredericksburg Food Pantry.