ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The New Mexico State Fair will be continuing the Green Chile Cheeseburger Challenge for the 2015 state fair. The challenge will be held September 14 at the fairgrounds.
NMSF is now taking applications to participate in the contest. New Mexico restaurants have until noon on August 21 to submit and application. Ten restaurants will be selected to compete.
The NMSF general manager, Dan Mourning, spoke on the competition.
“Not only is this a very fun and spirited competition, it is an opportunity for a restaurant to take over the title of ‘Best Green Chile Cheeseburger,’ which we know in New Mexico is quite a coveted designation and impressive accomplishment considering the number of fantastic restaurants in our state,” said Mourning.