The Rotary Clubs of Hunterdon County are promoting their Ninth Annual Hunterdon County Soup Cook-Off on Monday, February 29, 2016 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Hunterdon Central Regional High School Commons, 29 Junction Road, Flemington, NJ, 08822. ShopRite of Hunterdon is proud to sponsor this event.
At last year’s event, 20 local restaurants entered their favorite soup, competing for “Best Soup in Hunterdon County”. 1st Place for People’s Choice was Caffe Galleria for their Butternut Squash, 2ndPlace was Teaberry’s Tea Room for their Bacon Cheeseburger Soup and third place was Mountain View Chalet for their Cream of Potato & Apple Wood Bacon Soup. Judge’s Choice 1st Place went to Gaffe Galleria for their Butternut Squash Bisque. Best Presentation went to Hunterdon Medical Center for their Bermuda Fish Chowder.
The Hunterdon County Rotary Soup Cook-Off is a community awareness project of the Rotary Clubs of Hunterdon County, dedicated to helping people in our community. The proceeds of this event, totaling nearly $10,000 annually, are donated to the five food pantries of Hunterdon County to fight HUNGER IN HUNTERDON. In addition to the entrance fee of $15.00, attendees are asked to bring a can of food as a donation to the food pantries.