Dorothy Marconi Chili Cook Off

We are a 501(c)3 Charitable Organization.

7th Annual

Dorothy Marconi

Chili Cook-Off

January 16, 2021

Time: 4:00 to 7:00

Ashlar Village at Masonicare/Knapp Auditorium

74 Cheshire Road

Wallingford, CT 06492

The 2020 Winners Received

Bragging Rights!

2020 Winners

Judges Choice

"Chili Chili Bang Bang" - Kathie Gomola

Peoples Choice

"Pat's Patented Rocket Fuel Chili" - Pat Harrington

Best Corn Bread

"Hitching Post Chili" - Mark Shaw

Spiciest & Most Unique Chili

"Spicy Black Bean Chili" - Matt Whitbeck / Chester Village at Masonicare

Most Creative Presentation

"Hard Hat Chili - Jayne Keirn

Best Vegetarian

"Sisters Sensational Chili" - 

Keeley & Mila Joslin

The Pink Ladies' Sisters for Hope Foundation

2020 Dorothy Marconi

Chili Cook-Off

was a huge success!

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated!

To our generous sponsors of the Chili Cook-Off: Jennifer King, Masonicare Charity Foundation, Jules Martin & Morrison Foods Service, Ashlar Village, The Marconi Family, Jon Whitehouse, Whitehouse/ Peters Family & Friends...

We Thank You!

Thanks to ALL the 2020 Chefs!

Dot’s Maverick Chili - Sue “Marconi” Eco and Patti “Marconi” Hawkins


Chili Chili Bang Bang - Kathie Gomola


Holy Moly - Linda Maguire


Hitching Post Chili - Mark Shaw


Sisters Sensational Chili -

 Keeley & Miila Joslin


Hard Hat Chili - Jayne Keirn


Spicy Black Bean Chili - 

Chester Village at Masonicare


To Bean or Not to Bean - 

Jon Whitehouse


Center Street Luncheonette Chili - 

Amy Fortin


Pat’s Patented Rocket Fuel Chili - 

Pat Harrington

Thank you to all that joined us in 2020 to

taste and vote for your favorite chili!

Past Winners

2017 Winners

Best Over All Chili - "Captain Jack's Seven Sea Chili" - Mark Joslin

Spiciest Chili - "Ameri-Chili" - Justin Boucher

Most Creative Presentation - "Go Green Chili" - Linda Maguire

Most Unique - "Go Green Chili" - Linda Maguire

Best Vegetarian - "Blue Chip Autism Awareness Chili" -

Lynn Economopoulos & Dave Beham

2018 Winners

Best Over All Chili - "Last Supper"

- Jules Martin

Spiciest Chili - "No Boundaries"

- Steve Smalley

Most Creative Presentation - "Kelly's Champion Chili"

Keeley & Michael Joslin

Most Unique - "Uncle Kelly's Famous Five Pepper Chili" - William Peters

Best Vegetarian - "Smoked Buckshot Vegetarian Chili" - Eric Due

2019 Winners

Best Over all Chili - Patrick J. Harrington "Game Day Chili"

Spiciest- Chelsea Meehan "Korean Spice Chili"

Most Unique- Jeff Miner "A White Sportcoat and a Pink Crustacean"

Best Vegetarian- Allison Mangles "Cookie Monster Chili"

Most Creative- Keeley and Michael Joslin

"Keeley's Krazy Good Chili"

Best Corn Bread- Mark Shaw "Hitching Post Chili"