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 & Younger: Free
29 Junction Road
Hunterdon Central Regional High School @ Commons (Next to the Field House)
5:00 to 7:00 PM