The results for SOUPer Bowl 2012 are in.
The judges took their assignment seriously as they tasted and rated all the soups. The winner of the Judges' choice Award went to Innuendo for its Logmahn soup. According to the restaurant's menu, the soup features sautéed peppers, onions, tomatoes, celery, carrots, garlic, and long beans combined with hearty chunks of beef and diced potatoes, covered in a rich beef broth, and served with homemade noodles.
Judges include sportscaster ; Anne Arter of ; Wendy Collett, chef and owner of ; Christine Sanchez, sous chef for Bobby Flay; and Marq Gregg, student at the .
The public was then invited to taste the soups and cast ballots. About 500 people attended SOUPer Bowl V and about 400 voted for their favorite soups. The people's choice for the 2012 SOUPer Bowl Champ is for its Potato Leek Soup with Chicken Sausage.
The event was held at the on Saturday. Nineteen local restaurants participated, and a portion of the proceeds went to the Consumers Food Pantry.