Winners from UPC Heartland Wing Ding


Milk, saltine crackers and antacid tablets on hand for Hot Wing judges. - PHOTO BY JOHNNY FUGITT
  • Photo by Johnny Fugitt
  • Milk, saltine crackers and antacid tablets on hand for Hot Wing judges.

Twenty local restaurants fired up the grills, smokers, fryers and ovens last night for Heartland United Cerebral Palsy's Wing Ding event at Queeny Park. 

The organization estimates it raised $35,000 from about 1,500 guests. Sugarfire Smokehouse and St. Louis Wing Co. took home the most hardware.

Here is the complete list of winners:


1st – The Kitchen Sink

2nd – Joe Buck’s

3rd – Winfield’s Gathering Place



1st – Sugarfire Smokehouse – loaded potato skin stuffed wings wrapped in bacon with ranch sour cream

2nd – St. Louis Wing Co. – Miso Horny: Bacon wrapped wing with miso glaze with wasabi and sriracha aioli, and spicy soy glaze.

3rd – Three Kings Public House – Chicken & Waffles with Bacon Jam and Maple Syrup


Dry Rubbed

1st – Sugarfire Smokehouse

2nd – Walnut Grill

3rd – St. Louis Wing Co.



Ozzie’s Sports Bar & Grill at Lumiere Place


Judges Overall Favorite

Sugarfire Smokehouse’s Specialty Wing


People’s Choice

St. Louis Wing Co.

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