Chowdah Fest began the night before "Snowpocolypse" in 2011

Since then, many Judges have been involved. Here are some of them in no particular order:

Gale Gand- Chef

Gale Gand- Chef

Chef Rick Tramonto- Chef

Chef Rick Tramonto- Chef

Ina Pinkney- Chef & Author 

Ina Pinkney- Chef & Author 

Sara Gasbara

Sara Gasbara

Jimmy Banos Jr.- Chef

Jimmy Banos Jr.- Chef

Doug Sohn- Chef & Author

Doug Sohn- Chef & Author

Ji Suk Yi ~ Reporter

Ji Suk Yi ~ Reporter

Michael Nahabedian- Chef

Michael Nahabedian- Chef

Ted Brunson

Ted Brunson

Monica Eng- WBEZ Reporter

Monica Eng- WBEZ Reporter