On August 25, 2012 Buffalo’s Chicken Shack of Wood Ridge, NJ will be hosting its Third Annual “Spicy Wing Challenge” eating contest. The challenge is not only a test of speed, and endurance, but it measures the contestants ability to endure a spicy buffalo sauce that measures at more than 500,000 SHU (Scoville Heat Units, which measures the degree of capsaicin thus the spice or heat, a jalapeño is between 3,500 and 8,000 SHU). The Sauce, which is made at Buffalo Chicken Shack is known aptly named “NUMB YA FACE.”
DATE AND TIME OF EATING COMPETITION:
3:00pm on Saturday August 25th, 2012.
THE EATING CONTEST:
Challengers will have seven minutes to eat as many jumbo Buffalo Wings that are covered in “NUMB YOUR FACE” spicy Buffalo sauce. They will be required to eat spicy wings without any breaks in between for any additional food, drink, blue cheese or any other food or drink substance.
EATING CHALLENGE LOCATION:
Buffalo’s Chicken Shack
261 Hackensack St.
Wood Ridge, NJ 07075
$1,150 Total Cash Purse, distributed as follows:
- 1st – $1,000
- 2nd – $ 100
- 3rd – $ 50
OTHER WINGS EATING COMPETITION INFORMATION:
There is a $25 entry fee. Challengers are required to arrive 90 minutes prior to start of contest. Contact Miles@buffaloschicken.com or at Buffalo’s 201-728-4477. For participant sign up, sponsorship or judging opportunities and additional details visit