We're excited to see the field of competitors who have already won their golden ticket and registered to compete at the 2023 World Food Championships. And we are always proud to announce our special guests and celebrity judges participating in our judging events across the nation - we're sure the championship food certainly helps! Best of luck to our 2023 competitors!
Al Allen2013 WFC Judge
Al has been a contributor to Chile Pepper magazine since May 2011. He has also been a contributor to multiple Southern California regional publications, as well as the New Orleans' Chile Pepper Extravaganza. Al has been a guest judge for countless other "foodie" events and is a regular reviewer of San Diego Micro Breweries.