Chili cook off ideas/theme - calling creative GWers

jrueterMarch 11, 2014

I have entered a chili cook-off fundraiser at my work to support diabetes research. I have a great butternut squash chili recipe I am going to make, but we are supposed to have a "theme" for our table with a cute name for the chili, decorations and even costumes.

Can anyone help me get jump started with a good name or theme?

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    Bookmark   March 12, 2014 at 2:17AM
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With that ingredient your name is going to have to be kind of crazy...... How about: Squash D Chili ? I also like squilly! Chilinut? Chili B Squashed?

Or do something French. Chili Courge? And all dress like French chefs with little pencilled in mustaches?

    Bookmark   March 12, 2014 at 9:20AM
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I like the idea of the Chili Courge, although I work with quite a few French folks who will be quick to critique, LOL! Maybe since I am in SoCal I can go with the Spanish Chili Calabaza and do sombreros, serapes, etc.

I like squili too, hhmmm.

    Bookmark   March 12, 2014 at 11:05AM
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    Bookmark   March 12, 2014 at 7:33PM
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Suero - that is hilarious! I knew GW would come through for me!!!

    Bookmark   March 12, 2014 at 10:54PM
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The Latin name for Butternut squash is Cucurbita moschata, cucubita being gourd and moschata being the butternut species, in case you want to play with that.

    Bookmark   March 15, 2014 at 10:04PM
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