Pinto Bean Cook-off

31st Annual Pinto Bean Cook-off
November 8, 2014

Join the fun and enter your “best ever” home cooked pot of pinto beans in the 31st Annual Pinto Bean Cook-off!

 Winner of the 2007 Pinto Bean Cook-off in Edgewood Texas
Previous Pinto Bean Cook-off Winner

2013 Judges were:

Brandon Brown – County CommissionerPrecinct 1
Bobby Chaney – County Commissioner Precinct 3
Rita Koches – Van Zandt County Judge

The only requirements are to cook one pound of pintos and bake one pone of cornbread.  Beans should be in a crock pot and delivered to the “Bean Tent” no later than 10am on November 8, 2014.


November 8, 2014
8am – 10am
Judging begins at 10am


The “Bean Tent” on Elm Street


Prove who cooks the best beans in Van Zandt County


Bring cooked beans in crock pot with pone of cornbread to “Bean Tent” no later than 10am.


First:     $50.00
Second: $30.00
Third:     $20.00


Cook-Off Contact:
B.J. Pendleton