The event attracted national professional eaters. The winner was from Virginia and consumed 28 of the sloppy burgers.
The slopper and the local sausage sandwich (grinder) are Pueblo traditions. The Gradose family provided the green chile and Pagano’s Pass Key has the grinders.
Read Pueblo Chieftain: Colorado State Fair: Virginian gets crown after 28 sloppers
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Colorado State Fair in Pueblo, Aug. 31, 2019 | KRDO