9th Annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival Contest Winners

9th Annual <i>Austin Chronicle</i> Hot Sauce Festival Contest Winners

Individual Category

Red Sauce

1st Place: Leslie Schultz
2nd Place: Laura Martinez
3rd Place: John Randall

Green Sauce

1st Place: Laura Bradshaw
2nd Place: Shelley Peebles
3rd Place: Helena Colyandro

Special Variety

1st Place: Saroja L. Kantan
2nd Place: Barbara Maltese
3rd Place: J.P. Hayes

Restaurant Category

Red Sauce

1st Place: Trudy's
2nd Place: Serranos
3rd Place: Central Market Westgate Cafe

Green Sauce

1st Place: The Yellow Rose
2nd Place: Ninfa's
3rd Place: Curra's Grill

Special Variety

1st Place: Botanitas – Pippian de Guajillo Chiles & Tomatillo
2nd Place: Ay Chiwawa – House Table Salsa
3rd Place: Central Market Westgate Cafe – Portabello & Oyster Mushroom Salsa with Turkish Figs

Commercial Bottlers People's Choice

Red Sauce

1st Place: Texas Lava Unlimited – Simply Delicious Salza
2nd Place: Ana's Salsa
3rd Place: Texas-Texas – Premium Salsa

Green Sauce

1st Place: Austin Spice Company – Smoky Hill Verde Sauce
2nd Place: Sgt. Pepper's – Tomatillo Chipotle
3rd Place: Austin Kitchen – Green Sauce

Special Variety

1st Place: Classy Delites – Portabello Dip
2nd Place: Classy Delites – Spinach Artichoke Dip
3rd Place: Austin Spice Company – Chile Ancho Sauce

Pepper Sauce

1st Place: Aztexan Pepper Company – Habanero Supreme
2nd Place: ATA International – Hot Paradise
3rd Place: Sgt. Pepper's – Tejas Tears

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