Brian Irvin’s Nailed It Chili takes Judges’ Choice category, My Friend’s House wins People’s Choice
Congratulations to Brian Irvin & his Nailed It Chili, which took home the Judges’ Choice & Best Booth Decor, awards in the 12th annual Franklin Tomorrow Chili Cookoff, held Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, as part of the Heritage Foundation’s Pumpkinfest.
Second place in the Judges’ Choice went to My Friend’s House and third to Granite City Brewery.
In the People’s Choice category, My Friend’s House took the top award, followed by Culver’s and Corner Pub in third.
Darrell Waltrip Automotive was once again a co-presenting sponsor for the event, joined this year by Landmark Bank. The Hard Bargain Association was a featured nonprofit partner in this year’s event.
Teams comepting for the coveted People’s Choice and Judges’ Choice Awards, as well as Best Booth Décor, include Granite City Food & Brewery, My Friend’s House, Franklin Noon Rotary BBQ Society, Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant, Circa Grill of Thompson’s Station, Fountains of Franklin, Franklin Firefighters Association, Big Shake’s Hot Chicken, Brian Irvin’s Nailed it Chili, 101st Airborne Franklin’s Adopted Sons Bulldog Chili, Corner Pub Franklin, Father-Son Bowl…of Chili, Franklin City Club, and Culver’s of Franklin.
Other sponsors include: ATMOS Energy, Kathie Moore Crye-Leike REALTORS, and Buerger Moseley Carson PLC. Cheering us on are sponsors: Taylor Made Smiles, Kim Helper 21st Judicial District Attorney General, Deana Hood Attorney at Law, Judy A. Oxford Attorney at Law, State Sen. Jack Johnson, State Rep. Charles Sargent, State Rep. Glen Casada, Five Points Roofing & Construction, The TMA Group, and LeAnne Constantine Real Estate, ReMax Elite REALTORS.