4th Annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival Contest Winners

The people and critics have chosen the best of the fest

4th Annual <i>Austin Chronicle</i> Hot Sauce Festival Contest Winners

Individual Category

Red Sauce

1st Place: Randy Wilkowich
2nd Place: John Randall
3rd Place: David Rome

Green Sauce

1st Place: Robert Davis (Tomball)
2nd Place: Srini Vasan
3rd Place: J.P. Hayes

Special Variety

1st Place: J.P. Hayes
2nd Place: Michael Walters (Galveston)
3rd Place: Sharon Campabello

People's Choice

Pete Gaitan

Restaurant Category

Red Sauce

1st Place: Trudy's
2nd Place: Sabor
3rd Place: Trudy's

Green Sauce

1st Place: Trudy's
2nd Place: Jardin Corona
3rd Place: Trudy's

Special Variety

1st Place: Central Market
2nd Place: Jardin Corona
3rd Place: Evita's Botanitas

Commercial Bottlers Judged by Celebrity Judges

Red Sauce

1st Place: Fiesta Patio (Universal City)
2nd Place: Riba Foods (Houston)
3rd Place: Timpone's

Green Sauce

1st Place: Austin Grand Prize
2nd Place: Timpone's
3rd Place: Serranos

Special Variety

1st Place: Serranos
2nd Place: Brazos Beef Emporium (Bryan)
3rd Place: Timpone's

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