Great Garlic Cook-Off Winners

Great Garlic Cook-Off Champions: 1979-2016

2016
Garlic Goat Cheese Bacon Soufflé with Creamy Garlic Mustard Sauce
Rebecka Evans, Danville CA

2015
Shakshuka with Deep Fried Garlic
Jodi Taffel, Altadena CA

2014
Sarsaparilla Glazed Wild West Burgers and Southwest Sweet Potatoes
Suzanne Clark - Phoenix AZ

2013
Carnival Style Fish Sticks with Lemony Jalapeno Mayonnaise and Spicy Apple Kohlrabi Slaw
Karen Harris - Castle Rock CO

2012
Crispy Pork Belly with Caramelized Onion and Fig Agrodolce and Creamy Polenta
Laureen Pittman - Riverside CA

2011
Stacked Steak Napoleon on Garlic Paper with Asparagus, Radicchio, Shiitakes and Stilton
Jamie Brown-Miller - Napa CA

2010
Warm Weather Watermelon Crabmeat Kissed South Seas Soup
Margee Berry - Trout Lake WA

2009
Spicy Garlic Butter Cookies with Garlic Goat Cheese and Honey
Andrew Barth - Winnetka CA

2008
Walnut-Garlic Tart with Garlic-Infused Cream and Chili Syrup
Laurie Benda - Madison WS

2007
Chai Steeped Chicken Breasts with
Oriental Aioli, Vegetables Vinaigrette and Spiced Black Rice
Roxanne Chan - Albany CA

2006
Oh Baby! Prosciutto Wrapped, Roasted Garlic, Feta & Rosemary Stuffed Bellas
Jennifer A. Malfas - Orland Park IL

2005
Basil & Garlic Stuffed Sea Scallops Wrapped in Prosciutto with a Spicy Beurre Blanc
Mary Beth Harris-Murphree - Tyler TX

2004
Garlic Seafood Soup
Ginger Moreno - Rancho Palos Verdes CA

2003
Grilled Candied-Garlic Salmon on Crispy Rice Noodles and Baby Asian Greens
Joann Donangelo - Salinas CA

2002
Garlic-Scented Seafood Cakes with Citrus Salsa & Chipotle Aioli
Beth Royals - Richmond VA

2001
Garlic Marnier Duck Pot Stickers
Adam Sanchez - Gilroy CA

2000
Creamy Potato Gratin with Gorgonzola, Pears & Pecans
Camilla Saulsbury - Bloomington IN

1999
Creamy Cancun Roasted Garlic Soup with Fiery Garlic Shrimp
Sharyn L. Hill - Organ NM

1998
Garlic Spring Rolls with Garlicky-Lime Sauce
Kim Landhuis - Ft. Dodge IA

1997
Sizzling Garlic & Citrus Shrimp
Ellen Burr - Truro MA

1996
Garlic Country Cornmeal Scones
Patricia Lee Henry - Moreno Valley CA

1995
Spicy Garlic Chili
Kelli Larspur-Honda - Gilroy CA

1994
Southwest Bread
Jim Kelley - Glendale CA

1993
Bedoni’s Oyster Boat
John Bedoni - Rocklin CA

1992
Garlic Mushroom Soup
J.O. Manis - Mill Valley CA

1991
Garlic & Chili Relleno Souffle
Maria Sandoval - Alameda CA

1990
Carmelized Garlic Phyllo Focaccia
Pricilla Yee - Concord CA

1989
Grilled Turkey Tenderloins in Garlic-Ancho Chili Sauce
Alan Dell'ario - Oakland CA

1988
Green Card Casserole
Debbie Sheesley - Oxnard CA

1987
Healthy Hot & Garlicky Wings
Winifred Harano - Los Angeles CA

1986
Garlic Cheese Ravioli & Bechamel Sauce
Bob Salyers - Monterey CA

1985
Renee’s Seafood Fra Diavolo
Renee Telese - Saugus CA

1984
Grilled Fish with Garlic Salsa
Beverly Stone - Berkeley CA

1983
Mahony’s Bruschetta
Neil Mahony - Ventura CA

1982
Artichokes Alla Rosina
Rosina Wilson - Albany CA

1981
Fettuccine Gloriosa
Rudy & Gloria Melone - Gilroy CA

1980
Jo’s Baked Garlic Soup
Jo Stallard - Pacific Grove CA

1979
Kelly’s Asian Chicken
Kelly Greene - Mill Valley CA