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Chowderfest Cook-Off Classic; Chicken or the Egg, Stefano's and Blue Water Cafe Big Winners

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Black Whale Credits: Chowderfest Facebook page
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Country Kettle Chowda Display at Chowderfest Credits: Chowderfest Facebook page
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Chicken or the Egg, first place winners Credits: Chowderfest Facebook page
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Credits: Chowderfest Facebook Page
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Credits: Chowderfest.com
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Credits: Chowderfest.com
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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - The 28th Annual Chowderfest Cook-Off Classic was held on Sunday at the Taylor Avenue ball field.  The weather wasn't the best but both the Merchant Mart and Chowderfest would not be stopped.  Chowderfest is a great time and a "tradition for family and friends to gather together to say good bye to summer and welcome the fall."  This year's Chowderfest added a new and "creative chowder" category, along with the usual white and red categories.

The 2016 Chowderfest Winners Are:

Rookie of the Year: La Bamba Mexican Restaurant

 

New England Chowder

Grand Prize White: Chicken or the Egg

1st Runner Up White: Howard’s Restaurant

2nd Runner Up White: Country Kettle Chowda

3rd Runner Up White: Mud City Crab House Seafood Grill & Market

 

Manhattan Chowder

Grand Prize Red: Stefano’s Restaurant

1st Runner Up Red: Lefty’s Tavern

2nd Runner Up Red: Black Whale Bar & Fish House

3rd Runner Up Red: Shore Fire Grille

 

Creative

Grand Prize: Blue Water Cafe

1st Runner up: Buckalew’s Restaurant & Tavern

2nd Runner up: La Bamba Mexican Restaurant

3rd Runner up: Cuisine on the Green at Atlantis

 

Best Booth Winners

1. Best Interpretation of the Theme: Country Kettle Chowda

2. Best Shore Motif: Black Whale Bar & Fish House

3. Most Enthusiastic: Chicken or the Egg

4. Most Creative: Mud City Crab House Seafood Grill & Market


The 2016 Chowder Cook-Off Classic Participants were:

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New England (white): Chicken or the EggCountry Kettle ChowdaHoward’s RestaurantMud City Crab House Seafood Grill & Market, Sea Oaks Country Club, and The Shack.

Manhattan (red): Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf ClubStefano’s RestaurantShore Fire GrilleLefty’s Tavern, and Black Whale Bar & Fish House.

Creative Seafood Chowder (new): Lobster Bisque by Blue Water Cafe, She-Crab Soup by Buckalew’s Restaurant and Tavern, Jersey Scallop Bisque by Cuisine on the Green at Atlantis, South of the Border Manhattan by La Bamba Mexican Restaurant, and Southern Smoke Foods

 

 

 

 

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