Since 1998. Here’s your chance to revel in the spicy, satisfying, alluring, intoxicating tastes and aromas of the best chili and salsa, in varying degrees of heat, in the North Bay. And cool your palette with beer from the top breweries in California, up close and personal with the brewers themselves. 40 Chili and Salsa teams and 15 breweries compete for your votes. The public has the power to influence the awards for the best of the best. Vote for your favorites and see that team rise to glory. See how you compared with our VIP judges who bestow their own awards on the winners.