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Atlanta NACE Great Chili Cookoff!


October 04, 2011
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Sweet Water Brewery
195 Ottley Drive
Atlanta, GA 30324

First Ever NACE Chili Cook Off!


NACE chili cook-off

Be part of the flavor of the first ever Chapter Chili Cook Off --- come to taste or come to compete!

chili ingredients

Plus learn what it takes to make of one of our city's most notable local beers.

Come sample the variety of beer at Sweet Water and take a VIP tour of the Brewery.

To finish the evening, we will also enjoy the Honeysuckle Gelato Truck

for a yummy, cool dessert.

(for your wine drinkers…..we WILL have wine available, too!)


We are taking applications now so we can form teams in advance of the meeting.

Click Here for Chili Cook-Off Rules and Info.

We welcome your participation!

But don’t wait! We are limiting the total number of teams that the space will accommodate.

There will be prizes awarded for Best Chili and Best Themed Presentation (1st, 2nd and 3rd place)

Got Q's?  This meeting is being chaired by James Nesmith or Lindsay Pitt 

[email protected]     [email protected]


TEAM NAME - Your Team Name and type of chili you plan to prepare must be submitted before meeting date of October 6TH.  Email Team Name to [email protected]   A team is defined as up to 5 people and they can be a NACE member or a guest.    Team Captain must be a NACE member.


CHILI - Chili must be prepared before your arrival to the event.  Each Team is responsible for the ingredients of their Chili and said Chili cannot be served until it has reached a temperature above 140 degrees.  The Chili may be brought cold and reheated or already hot.  The chili you bring must be made by your team.  One type Chili  per individual team.

     There will be a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place award for Best Chili!

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$60.00 Guest Ticket
$75.00 after 9:00 PM September 27

$3.00 1 Raffle Ticket

$5.00 2 Raffle Tickets

$10.00 5 Raffle Tickets

$15.00 10 Raffle Tickets

$20.00 15 Raffle Tickets

$50.00 Member Buys Their Guest a Ticket
$65.00 after 09:00 pm September 27

$40.00 Member Ticket
$55.00 after 09:00 pm September 27

$25.00 Student Ticket
$35.00 after 09:00 pm September 27

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