WARWICK CHILLI FESTIVAL
3rd July 2016
Its all over NOW for another year but look below for some memorable moments from the 2016 Chilli Festival
The first ever Warwick Rocks Chilli Festival, a celebration of everything HOT,HOT, HOT took place in Warwick Market Square on the 3rd July 2016. Part of the event was Chilli Eating Contest run by Paul Whitehead (Holly And The Ivy) www.hollyandtheivy.co.uk , “Woody” from Fire Foods of Grantham www.firefoods.co.uk , Reaper, Seven Pot & Ghost Chilies supplied by The Chilli Mash Company plus support as usual from Russel, and others from Sketts www.sketts.co.uk who are organizing the event with Warwick Rocks.
Based on our successful now annual Chilli Eating Contest we run at the Birmingham Chilli Festival in Brindleyplace for the past 6 years 15 brave applicants entered the contest which consists of eating raw chilies from the mild Jelopeno right through to the famous Carolina Reaper Naga Chilli which still currently stands at the world hottest chilli.
After many painful rounds of digesting the chilies handed out by Garry the winner was finally arrived at who was Mr Parminder Khela of Leamington Spa, Warwickshire who now has agreed to enter the Birmingham Chilli Challenge
Mr Parminder Khela of Leamington Spa Winner Of The 2016
Keep watching here for the date of the 2017 Warwick Rocks Chilli Festival