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Joey Chestnut to Give Away New Sauces in Indy July 11th

World-champion competitive eater Joey Chestnut will host his official launch party, presented by Kroger in partnership with Downtown Indy, Inc., to unveil his new line of four sauces designed for wings, dipping and finishing. During the event, Chestnut will be on Monument Circle to take photos and autograph items. Attendees will receive sauce samples, free hot dogs and watch local celebrities compete in a wing-eating contest.

The high-quality, American-made sauce flavors include:

  • Nashville Hot Chicken
  • Creamy Green Hatch and Jalapeno
  • Orange Citrus Habanero
  • Sweet Sriracha Teriyaki

WHERE: Monument Circle (southwest quadrant), Indianapolis, Ind. 46204

WHEN: Thursday, July 11 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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Video: Geoffrey Esper Beats Joey Chestnut at 2018 Ice Cream Eating Championship

Geoffrey Esper, currently ranked fourth in Major League Eating, won the second Prairie Farms World Ice Cream Eating Championship on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at the Indiana State Fair by eating 15.5 pints of ice cream in 6 minutes. Joey Chestnut came in second with 14.5 pints of ice cream.

Miki Sudo still holds the world record by eating 16.5 pints of ice cream in six minutes, which was set last year.

2018 Ice Cream Eating Championship Results

1 Geoffrey Esper 15.5 pints in 6 min
2 Joey Chestnut 14.5
3 Juan Rodriguez 12
4 Dud Lite Dudzinski and Derek Jacobs 11.5
6 Adrian Morgan 11.25
7 Gideon Oji and Matt Hazzard 11
9 Matthews Raible and Cohen 7.25
11 Meliss Klabel 5.5

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Video: Miki Sudo Set World Record at 2017 Ice Cream Eating Championship

Miki Sudo, currently ranked fifth in Major League Eating, snagged the first-ever Prairie Farms World Ice Cream Eating Championship on Sunday, August 13, 2017, at the Indiana State Fair by eating 16.5 pints of ice cream in six minutes, which also set a NEW WORLD RECORD!

The previous Ice Cream Eating World Record of 15 pints was held by number one ranked Joey Chestnut. Joey finished second in the Kale Yeah Eating Championship on Sunday.

2017 Ice Cream Eating Championship Results

1. Miki Sudo 16.5 pints
2. Juan Rodriguez 15 pints
3. Brian Dud Lite Dudzinski 13 pints
4. Derek Jacobs 10.5 pints
5. Matt Hazzard 9 pints
6. Sophia DeVita, Matt Raible 8 pints
8. Ivan Mendoza 7.5 pints
9. Stacy Fitzsimmons 5 pints
10. Marcus Feldman 4.5 pints

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Miki Sudo to Participate in 2017 Ice Cream Eating Championship

The world’s top competitive eaters will gather in Indianapolis for the first-ever Prairie Farms World Ice Cream Eating Championship at the Indiana State Fair at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 13th, at ENOUGH Plaza in front of the Indiana Farmers Coliseum during the Indiana State Fair. As part of its “Wonderful World of Food” theme, the Indiana State Fair is celebrating ice cream on and honoring the Indiana dairy farmer throughout the day on Sunday.

Major League Eating is proud to add the World Ice Cream Eating Championship to its 2017 slate of sanctioned championships. The world’s top competitive eating talent will make the pilgrimage to Indianapolis to compete for the title of The World Ice Cream-Eating Champion of the world. The current Ice Cream Eating World Record is 15 pints of vanilla ice cream in 6 minutes. This record is held by Joey Chestnut, a well-known competitive eater who is currently ranked first in the world by Major League Eating.

2017 Ice Cream Eating Championship Participants

  • Miki Sudo, Las Vegas, NV (ranked #5 in the world)
  • Juan Rodriguez, Crestwood, IL (ranked #12 in the world)
  • Derek Jacobs, Vandalia, OH (ranked #21 in the world)
  • Brian Dud Light Dudzinski, Phoenixville, PA (ranked #22 in the world)
  • Sophia DeVita, Chicago, IL (ranked #24 in the world)
  • Matt Raible, Peoria, IL (ranked #40 in the world)
  • Matt Hazzard, Normal, IL
  • Stacy N Fitzsimmons, Greenwood, IN
  • Ivan Mendoza, Cleveland, OH
  • Marcus Feldman, Bowling Green, KY

World Ice Cream Eating Championship Prize Purse

1st – $2,000
2nd – $1,000
3rd – $600
4th – $300
5th – $100

Previous Naptown Buzz Interviews with Joey Chestnut

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Naptown Buzz Podcast: December 9, 2016

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Naptown Buzz for Friday, December 9, 2016

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Naptown Buzz Podcast: December 9, 2016

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Naptown Buzz for Friday, December 9, 2016

Housekeeping

Back after a hiatus to remodel the studio!

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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

INNER BUZZ

Stories so far…

PATREON

Community News

Business News

INDYCAR

Other Racing

Videos

Events

Shoutouts

DOWNLOAD THE PODCAST

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Joey Chestnut Sets New Shrimp Cocktail World Record

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World-champion professional eater, Joey Chestnut, set a new world record by eating 15 pounds of St. Elmo shrimp cocktail during the St. Elmo Shrimp Cocktail Eating Championship during the Big Ten Championship Game festivities Saturday.

Chestnut had competition this year as Carmen Cincotti, the number four ranked eater, also consumed 14.25 pounds of the spicy, horseradish-laden sauce. Competitors had eight minutes to eat as much shrimp cocktail as possible.

In 2015, Chestnut ate 12.25 pounds of shrimp cocktail.

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Joey Chestnut Sets New Shrimp Cocktail World Record

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World-champion professional eater, Joey Chestnut, set a new world record by eating 15 pounds of St. Elmo shrimp cocktail during the St. Elmo Shrimp Cocktail Eating Championship during the Big Ten Championship Game festivities Saturday.

Chestnut had competition this year as Carmen Cincotti, the number four ranked eater, also consumed 14.25 pounds of the spicy, horseradish-laden sauce. Competitors had eight minutes to eat as much shrimp cocktail as possible.

In 2015, Chestnut ate 12.25 pounds of shrimp cocktail.

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Naptown Buzz for March 4, 2016

Naptown Buzz for March 4, 2016. Includes: Big Ten Women’s Tournament, Indy Fuel, $6 Growler Fills, Devour Indy Northside, Indianapolis Indians

Joey Chestnut Interview for St. Elmo’s Shrimp Cocktail Contest 2015

Brian Groce interviews Joey Chestnut on December 3, 2015 at Harry & Izzy’s, as Joey prepares for the third St. Elmo’s Shrimp Cocktail Contest. DOWNLOAD THE PODCAST