Gold: Cactus Flower
4610 N. Elizabeth St., (719) 545-8218
Pueblo is internationally known for its green chile, but don’t forget about it’s less famous but equally important chili sister, Red Chili. Many would consider anything else on enchiladas blasphemy. This year’s multiple-repeat winner is showing that Cactus Flower is keeping the talent in the kitchen. With a perfect blend of taste and texture, this smooth spicy chile is a favorite on enchiladas, burritos, and many other dishes.
Silver: Mill Stop
317 Baystate Ave., (719) 564-0407
Bronze: Gray’s Coors Tavern
515W. 4th St., (719) 544-0455