Duluth City Councilman Billy Jones retained his championship title at the second annual City Council Chili Cook-off Thursday (Aug. 16) on the Duluth Town Green. He got to keep the championship apron.
This year Jones prepared mild turkey chili and spicy Buffalo chicken chili and offered a selection of toppings including blue cheese, sour cream, shredded cheese, oyster crackers, Fritos and sliced jalapenos. And he set out a couple of bottles of hot sauce in case his chili wasn’t piquant enough.
His venison chili was judged the best in 2011.
Jones was presented with a container filled with gifts from local merchants as the 2012 chili cook-off winner. Jones also was given a trophy to keep the one he won last year company.
The Smokey Farmland Band played bluegrass music while citizens sampled chili and voted for their favorites. When the band took breaks, city
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