MLE Grilled Cheese-Eating Championship

Date: 02/12/2005
Location: Venice Beach, CA
Winner: Sonya Thomas, 25 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches in 10 Min.
Total Prizes: 1: $3,500, 2: $1,750, 3: $1,300, 4: $1,150, 5: $1,000, 6: $800, 7: $500

Sonya Thomas took the World Grilled Cheese Eating Championship by consuming 25 grilled cheese sandwiches in 10 minutes.

Orange County's Jalapeno Jed Donahue proved once again that he is a very capable gurgitator by matching Rich LeFevre's 23 grilled cheeses for the second place tie. The event took place on Saturday, February 12th in Venice Beach, CA. sponsored the event and put up $10,000 in prize money.

The Virgin Mary grilled cheese was on hand for all to see.

Sonya Thomas Wins Grilled Cheese Championship 2/12 / Photo Marty Marion