Bill Meurer aces Belle Reve's chili cookoff


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Winner Bill Meuer (Photo provided)




  • Tasters judge the entries at Belle Reve (Photo provided)




  • Tasters judge the entries at Belle Reve (Photo provided)




— Chili connoisseurs turned out for Belle Reve Senior Living’s annual chili cook-off on Friday, Jan. 11.

Culinary staff members from Milford's Belle Reve participated in the cook-off, including, Bill Meurer, director of dining services, chef Fred Rolff, and cooks Rodney Quick and Chris Felton. They each prepared their favorite chili recipes, then let those in attendance put their taste buds to the test to decide the champion.

“Belle Reve’s annual chili cook-off is a fun event and I enjoyed being a part of it alongside my colleagues,” said Meurer. “I love what I do and I am humbled that the residents and guests voted for my recipe.”

Meurer was declared the winner for his take on a traditional chili recipe with an added ingredient — hot dogs! He found his love for cooking while serving in the U.S. Navy. After Meurer’s service was complete, he attended the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, N.Y. He has been creating delicious meal options for residents since 2006.

In addition to chili, attendees enjoyed chips and guacamole, and had the opportunity to be entered for a chance to win an Instant Pot Duo Mini 7-in-1 multicooker.





Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Artist Hunt Slonem and his bunnies attract Milford glitterati
By Marilyn Rosenthal
The sun last Saturday shone brightly into the Hotel Fauchère Conservatory, as the larger-than-life neo-expressionist artist Hunt Slonem signed copies...

Read more »
Image

Taste and tour your way through the borough on Saturday, May 4
Spring his here — so let's bring on the sweets, treats, wine and beer!
The borough will host its annual "Toast to Milford" on Saturday, May 4. Taste, toast...

Read more »
Image

Actors over 50 take center stage
By Linda Fields
When the Presby Players community theater group presents its always-popular monologue night on May 3 and 4, the audience be treated not only to some of the...

Read more »
Image

Meet the egg-decorating contest winners
The Delaware Valley Elementary School held an egg decorating contest through their Student Council. Students were challenged to decorate their very best eggs. The Council chose a...
Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers



MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Milford, PA