Thank you to everyone who made it to the 6th Annual Wisconsin Grilled Cheese Championship! 

Below are the Official Results from this year's competition, with the first place recipes:

Amateur Classic:

1st – Robert Jake, Elgin IL
2nd – James Polder, Plain WI
3rd – Ryan Corbin, Madison WI


Winning Ingredients: Vern’s Chicken Soup Cheese, JS Brand Mild Cheddar, Compound Butter, Texas Bread
 
Professional – Classic
1st –  Erin Hanou, Mazomanie WI
2nd – Steve Moore, Arena WI
3rd – Kari Panozzo, Fennimore WI


Winning Ingredients: Carr Valley Black Sheep Truffle Cheese, Murphy Farms Hand Rolled Wild Onion Compound Butter, Claussen’s Sourdough Bread


Amateur – Classic Plus One
1st – Robert Jake, Elgin IL
2nd – Ann Thompson, Dodgeville WI
3rd – Jeff Clements, Madison WI


Winning Ingredients: Lobster, Weyauwega Farmers Cheese, JS Brand Brick Cheese, JS Brand Mild Cheddar, Stoneridge Fortina Cheese, Arica Dofino Havarti Cheese, Buttercase Cheese, Texas Bread, Compound Butter


Professional – Classic Plus One
1st – Katherine Rehfeldt, Milwaukee WI
2nd – Chris McCoy
3rd – Daniel Petersen, Stoughton WI


Winning Ingredients: StoneRidge Horseradish Cheddar, Ribeye nuggets, Roasted Garlic Bread


Young Chef:
1st – Jordan Mick, Dodgeville WI
2nd – John McClellan, Delavan WI


Winning Ingredients: Tomato Basil Farmer Cheese, Canadian Bacon, Pineapple, Italian Bread


Amateur – Classic Plus Extras
1st – Cara Wallner, Menomonee Falls WI
2nd –  David Graham, Stephens Point WI
3rd – Kristi Leon, Kaukauna WI


Winning Ingredients: 
Pretzel Bun, Salted Butter, WI Mac & Cheese, Pepper Jack Cheese, Pulled Pork, BBQ Sauce, Door County Sour Cherries


Professional – Classic Plus Extras

1st – Anna Thomas Bates, Albany WI
2nd –  Alyssa Mentink, Dodgeville WI
3rd – Jason McCoy


Winning Ingredients:


Amateur – Classic Dessert

1st – Liv Svanoe, Madison WI
2nd –  Kathleen Hanna, Verona WI
3rd – Paula Gylland, Menomonee Falls, WI


Winning Ingredients: Lemon bread, Belgioioso Mascarpone, Montchevre Blueberry Goat Cheese, Carr Valley Fresh Goat Chevre, Lemon Zest, Basil, Blueberry Balsamic Jam, Pinenuts, Lemon Curd


Professional – Classic Dessert
1st –  Daniel Petersen, Stoughton WI
2nd – Katherine Rehfeldt, Milwaukee WI
3rd – Alyssa Mentink, Dodgeville WI


Winning Ingredients: Stoneridge Aged White Cheddar, Dried Cranberry Chutney, Ancient Grain Bread


Lorin Toepper Best in Show:Liv Svanoe, Madison WI

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6th Annual Wisconsin Grilled Cheese Championship Official Results