Shake off those winter blues and join us for the newest addition to our Culinary Competition series, our Chili Cookoff!

It’s game time at the CIA at Copia when local Bay Area chefs will be pitted against each other to see who is crowned chili champion! Warm your belly with chili samples during a walk-around tasting in our state-of-the-art kitchen, then vote for your favorite!

During the competition, fun snacks will be available to pair with the chilis (think Fritos), and we’ll be selling delicious beers to help wash it all down.

Meet the Competitors:

·         NapaSport (Napa)

·         Norman Rose Tavern (Napa)

·         CIA Student Team (St. Helena)

More forthcoming!

Meet the Judges: 

·         Chef Elizabeth Binder, Hand-crafted Catering; Contestant Top Chef Season 10

·         Steve Sando, Rancho Gordo

More forthcoming!


  • Occurs Sunday, March 24th, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm


Culinary Institute of America at Copia

500 First St.
Napa, CA 94559

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