POSTED: Monday, March 23, 2009 - 6:25am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm
Some of the best chili chefs in the state put their recipes to the test this weekend.
Dozens of contestants squared off in the 3rd annual Louisiana State Chili Cookoff.
Chili-lovers lined up to sample different takes on red and green chili and homemade salsa.
Contestants came as far as connecticut to compete.