The National Chicken Council and the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association co-sponsor the $100,000 National Chicken Cooking Contest. The first contest held in 1949 paid $250 for the winner. This year's event, the 47th annual event, promises a $100,000 first place prize. Read more...
This year's winner hailed from Eagle, Idaho cooked a Thai-themed stuffed chicken breast with slaw.
Start planning for next year's event by keeping tabs at ChickenCookingContest.com . Fifty-one contestants will receive an all-expense paid trip to the event.
Also read EatChicken.com for chicken recipes.