2020 Hunterdon County Soup Cook Off

Local Chefs Duel for the Best Soup Continues

The Rotary Club of Hunterdon County are hosting their 13th Annual
Hunterdon County Soup Cook-Off on Monday, February 24, 2020 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Hunterdon Central Regional High School Commons, 29 Junction Road, Flemington, NJ, 08822.

20 local restaurants entered their favorite soup, competing for the “Best Soup in Hunterdon County” title. 1st Place for People’s Choice was Matt’s Red Rooster for their Rustic Wild Mushroom Soup; 2nd Place was Mt. View Chalet for their Butternut Squash Soup; 3rd Place was Clean Plate Kitchen for their Vegan Red Curried Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup.

Judge’s Choice 1st Place went to Homestead Butcher Shop for their Roasted
Butternut Squash Bisque Soup; 2nd Place was Clean Plate Kitchen for their Vegan Red Curried Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup; 3rd Place was Cafe Galleria for their Ginger Carrot Bisque Soup.

The Hunterdon County Rotary Soup Cook-Off is a community awareness project of the Rotary Clubs of Hunterdon County, dedicated to helping people in their community. The proceeds of this event, totaling nearly $10,000 annually, are donated to the 6 food pantries of Hunterdon County to fight HUNGER IN HUNTERDON! In addition to the entrance fee of $15.00, attendees are asked to please bring a can of food as a donation to the local food pantries.

With many great chef’s cooking up something special, picking your favorite is a tough choice on! While you’re there check out Chef Tim Roberts, from our “Dining With Tim” episode, representing the Frenchtown Inn! ShopRite of Hunterdon is proud to sponsor this event.

This Years Line Up:

Platform One, Tomato Bisque

Old Croton Bar & Grill, Italian Wedding

The Atrium Cafe @ Clinton Wellness Center, Roasted Tomato Parm

Flemington Presbyterian Church, Seafood Bisque

Frenchtown Inn, Split Pea Soup

Basil Bandwagon, Lemon Chicken Orzo

Hattricks Sports Bar, Mediteranean Chicken Soup

Hunterdon County Polytech, French Onion Soup

Teen Challenge NJ, Ham Hock Soup

Ship Inn, Ginger Butternut Squash w/Stilton Crème Fraiche & Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Mountain View Chalet, Chicken Gumbo

The Flemington Coffee Shop, Galician Soup

Salads, Smoothies and Bowls, Sweet Potato, Chicken Corn Chowder

Clean Plate Kitchen, Golden Cauliflower

Hunterdon Medical Center, Moroccan Spiced Chickpea

Liv & Charlies Real Food, Butternut Squash

Maddalena’s Cheesecake & Catering, Keto Creamy Cauliflower & Roasted Red Pepper

Oak Hill Country Club, Provencal Chowder

Oase Grille, Traditional Broccoli Cheese Soup

Shop Rite of Hunterdon-Clinton, Chicken Tortilla


Ages 9 & Up:  $15 per person + a can of food to donate to the local food pantries.
Ages 5 to 8$5 per person + can of food.
Ages 4 & YoungerFree


29 Junction Road
Hunterdon Central Regional High School @ Commons (Next to the Field House)
Flemington, NJ


5:00  to  7:00 PM

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