Chili Tour is back and you can hit nine stops in one at The Market on Friday, January 27th from 5-8pm!
HOW IT WORKS
Participating down town locations (or "Chili Stops") will play host as you have the opportunity to try their best recipes. Tour the town, try the chili, and vote for your favorites!
CHILI STOPS AT THE MARKET
The Cheese Lady: Mac N' Cheese Chili
St. Joe Wine Shoppe + Anemel Tortaria: Chili & Wine Pairing
Nola Roux: Jerk Chicken Chili
Community Taproom + The Livery: Blacksmith Stout Chili
The Culinary Cottage: Craft Beer & Chili Pairing
Dad's Farm & Cafe: Tropical Smoked Brisket Chili
The Tea Annex: TBA
Infusco Coffee + Houndstooth: TBA
Wild Ginger Flowers & Gifts: TBA
CHILI TOUR MAP, REGISTRATION, AND COST
Get started at the Welcome Center just one block West of The Market on the corner of Pleasant & State St. Day-of registration and Chili Tour Map pick-up available on January 27 from 9:00am-8:00pm. It costs $5 per participant (includes a Chili Tour Map). A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Benton Harbor Soup Kitchen.
ANNUAL CHILI PEPPER AWARD
A judged portion of this event will give participating locations a chance to showcase thier chili in front of a panel of judges from the Southwest Michigan culinary scene. The winning location will host the Chili Pepper trophy for the remainder of the year until the next tour!
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
Participants vote for their FAVORITE chili recipe. The winning location will host the People's Choice Chili Pepper trophy for the remainder of the year until the next contest. To vote, please turn in your Chili Map by Noon on Saturday, January 28!
The Market is a proud sponsor of St. Joseph Today's 2023 Chili Tour!