Fill up your beer-fridge and prepare to hog your household’s bandwidth because on Saturday 25th April the team at NEUK Chilli Heads are hosting their inaugural Online Chilli Festival.
Commencing online at 10am, they will be offering traders equal time-slots to showcase their products, and posing challenges to some of the most familiar hot-heads in the industry. The spectacle is due to last all day, closing around 8pm.
The viewers can of course visit any of the producers’ websites and make direct purchases. If you already have any of the products, you can get interactive and let the maker know your thoughts!
There’s no entry fee, no tickets, no parking problems… and no getting soaked in the rain!!
It’s a truly global event too, with representation from the UK, the USA and Australia.
Favourite Brit saucers including Chilli Magazine’s buddies SICO, Flavour Before Fire, Screaming Chimp and Mr Vikkis are already signed up to wave the UK flag, while Haico’s Hot Sauce, Blazing Foods, Australian Extreme Chilli condiments and Uncle Mungo are among the overseas participants.
Please take a look at NEUK’s social media pages to find out more details. You’ll find lots of info on their Facebook page, including a running list and some brief info about a few of the guys already signed up to demonstrate their products.
Massive congrats go to Alex Beames and all those involved in pulling this off, it’s super idea and a fun, interactive way to give the chilli industry a voice during these testing times.
We hope participants, organisers and audience have a truly engaging experience, and we wish you all the best of health during this Covid-19 outbreak.