The 6th Annual Hunterdon County Rotary Soup Cook-Off, held on February 25, 2013, was the most successful in the event’s history. Twenty restaurants competed, more than 800 attendees sampled and voted for the County’s best soup, and more than $10,000 was raised and donated directly to the County’s five food pantries.
Judges Pick: Matt’s Red Rooster Grill for their Apple Wood Smoked Bacon, Potato and Corn Chowder.
1st Place (Popular Vote): Mountain View Chalet for their Italian Wedding Soup.
2nd Place (Tie for Popular Vote): Hunterdon Medical Center for their Creamy Wild Mushroom Soup.
2nd Place (Tie for Popular Vote): Ye Olde Sub Base for their Beer Cheese Soup.
3rd Place (Popular Vote): 55 Main for their Crab Chowder.
Best Table Presentation: Hunterdon Medical Center
|2013 Soup Cookoff – Photo Album|
|Mountain View Chalet||Italian Wedding Soup|
|Teaberry’s Tea Room||Chicken Artichoke and Brie Soup|
|DiSh Catering||Roasted Poblano Bisque with Chicken|
|Hunterdon Medical Center||Creamy Wild Mushroom Soup|
|55 Main||Crab Chowder|
|Matt’s Red Rooster Grill||Apple Wood Smoked Bacon, Potato and Corn Chowder|
|Inn of the Hawk||Stuffed Pepper Soup|
|River Blue Cafe||Country Ham and Three Bean Soup|
|Milford Oyster House||Vegetable Beef Soup|
|Theresa’s Cafe||Tomato Basil with Grilled Cheese Croutons|
|Ye Olde Sub Base||Beer Cheese Soup|
|Basil Bandwagon||Coconut Red Lentil Soup|
|Max’s 31, a Trattoria||Pasta Fagioli|
|Metropolitan Seafood & Gourmet||New England Clam Chowder|
|The Pattenburg House||Tuscan Potato Soup|
|Garden Gourmet||Ultimate Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons|
|Chive and Thyme Catering||Chicken Pot Pie Soup|
|Jakes Restaurant||Seafood Gumbo|
|Panatieri’s Pizza & Pasta||Zuppa Di Mare|
|Caffe Galleria Restaurant||Chicken Chowder|