HOT DAMN! WBC's 1st Annual Hot Sauce Competition

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Waverly Brewing Company proudly presents, HOT DAMN! Competitive Sauce Competition. From 1pm-4pm, in honor of Baltimore Beer Week, we're bringing together some of Baltimore's sauciest hot sauce recipes, to be judged, and highly rewarded by our in house judging panel. You will also get the chance to win fan favorite.
So tell your Momma, tell your Poppa, get on over to Waverly Brewing Company, sample some of the best sauce in town, while you cool it down with a fresh, cold & delicious Waverly Brewing Company beer!
NANDO'S PERRI-PERRI to be on site, slinging FREE wings!




1st Prize - $350 + the coveted WBC Saucetastic Trophy

2nd Prize - $100

3rd Prize - $50 WBC Gift Card

  • Fan Favorite - $25 WBC Gift Card


Sauce Competition Rules

1.     Ingredients must be pre-cooked prior to the commencement of the official competition. Each contestant is solely responsible to make sure that no ingredient is undercooked and/or that there is no risk of food born illness. 

2.     Contestant to bring 2 full bottles, and or 16 oz total. 

3.     Contestants are responsible to submit a contestant entry form. The contestant must prepare using their own selected recipe and ingredients. Contestants may bring things to compliment their sauce.  

5.     Each contestant will be assigned a contestant’s number by the Chief Scorekeeper and given five (3) sampling cups to fill and submit to the judges. Each contestant verifies that the number on the bottom of their cup is the same as their assigned contestant number. Each contestant is responsible for delivering their sample cups, which must be filled to cup’s lower rim, to the judging area at the official time for judging.

6.  WBC will provide:

  • -       disposable bowls
  • -       utensils
  • -       tables for set up 
  • -       napkins

Entry Fee - $20.00 (plus processing fees)

Last entry will be taken 24 hours before the start of the event. 

Sauce is blind judged on Aroma, Eye Appeal, Taste, and Overall Satisfaction.



Heat rating: (list one) 

1   = Mild

2  = a little bite or heat 

3   = flamethrower hot 

Entrant Promise:

To prepare the sauce to be served at 1:00PM. Ingredients will be freshly prepared. Have fun and follow the contest rules! 


 Entry Form 

- Email the following information to [email protected] after Registration 


First ______________________ 


Phone number: _______________________

Email: ____________________________

Name of sauce: _______________________________________________ 

Heat rating: (list one) 

1   = Mild

2   = a little bite or heat 

3   = flamethrower hot 

Event Details

HOT DAMN! WBC's 1st Annual Hot Sauce Competition
Sunday, October 14, 2018
This event is 
Age Limit: 

Event Map

Waverly Brewing Company  
1625-C Union Ave
Baltimore, MD 21211
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