Recipe Contest

Brighton Chile Fest recipe submission buttonDo you think you have an award winning savory green or red chili? How about a salsa? Appetizer?

Enter the Brighton Chile Fest Recipe Contest and see how your recipe stacks up against others! Winners receive some great prizes and major bragging rights for a year! All contestants receive a $5 coupon (per entry) towards a bushel of chiles at Lulu’s! Enter as many recipes as you wish, each entry requires a $15 entry fee.

Brighton Chile Fest recipe submission button

Prizes Awarded for:

  • Best Savory Green Chili
  • Best Savory Red Chili
  • Best Salsa
  • Best Appetizer
  • People’s Choice

To enter and qualify for judging, download and complete the recipe submission form and mail with your $15 registration (per entry) to:

Lulu’s Farm
Attn: Brighton Chile Fest Recipe Contest
13201 E. 144th Ave.
Brighton, CO 80601

Entry deadline is August 31, 2017. Late submissions will not be accepted. Please submit a separate entry form for each entry. Download entry form.

Brighton Chile Fest Recipe Contest Details:

  • Recipes MUST contain some kind of chile as a primary ingredient and will need to fit into one of four judging categories: Savory Green Chili, Savory Red Chili, Salsa, or Appetizer
  • You will be notified via email when your recipe is received
  • On September 9th, arrive with your prepared entry by 11:15 AM (recipe check-in begins promptly at 11:20). Recommended quantity is 10-12 full servings.
  • Official judging begins at 11:45 AM
  • People‚Äôs Choice judging 12:15-12:45 PM
  • Winners of both the official and people’s choice judging will be announced at 2:00 PM (approximately)
  • Plenty of power and outlets are available for powering crock pots/warmers (Please remember to add your name and phone number to the bottom of your container)
  • Sample cups/plates for the judging are provided by the festival

Brighton Chile Fest recipe submission button