Chili Cook-Off
Jan 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Win a spot in the Chili Cook-Off at Findlay Market by winning at MadTree! The top overall winner will receive an entry into the Findaly Market contest and the top three winners will receive MadTree Taproom gift cards ($50, $25, $15 respectively). Maximum of 25 entries.

Not a cook? Come hang out to sample all the entries after judging (while supplies last)!

Registration form:

– Bring at least 4 quarts of your chili to the contest, heated, in an electric crock pot, an extension cord, and a serving spoon.
– Bring a copy of your recipe to give to the judges.
– Chili must be completely made from scratch to be judged.
– You must supply all of own ingredients.

Hop School
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Go beyond bitter flavors to explore the many ways hops impact beer. Touch, smell, and taste to learn about their aromas and flavors.

You’ll learn and experience:
– hop storage and usage impact
– hop selection methods: rub vs grind
– taste and smell single hop additions to the same base beer
– take home a sensory glass and get a complimentary beer from the taproom