Green Chile Classic winners announced

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Photo courtesy Ursala Hudson The 2016 judges for the Patty Aragon Green Chile Classic were, left to right, Isabel Rivas Vita, Isabel Webster and Garret Hammer.
Photo courtesy Ursala Hudson
The 2016 judges for the Patty Aragon Green Chile Classic were, left to right, Isabel Rivas Vita, Isabel Webster and Garret Hammer.

By Jacque Aragon
Special to The PREVIEW

The winners for last weekend’s Patty Aragon Green Chile Classic, part of the Chile Mountain Cha Cha, have been announced.

First-place winners in the meat, vegetarian and people’s choice categories won $200 and a trophy. Second- and third-place finishers won medals.

First place in the vegetarian category went to Brian Blount, V5. Second place went to Jillian Jolley, V4. Third place in the vegetarian category went to Jen Pitcher, V9.

First place in the meat category went to Diana Kleckner Aragon, M25. Second place went to River Pitcher, M9. Third place went to Brian Blount, M7.

First place in the people’s choice category went to Bear Creek, M26, which also won first place in the commercial category. Second place went to Ron Martinez, M11. Third place went to Wendy Theys, M16.

The 2016 judges were Isabel Rivas Vita, Isabel Webster and Garret Hammer.