Annual Tucson Firefighters Chili Cook-off helps support families in need

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Hundreds of people tested their palettes at the annual Tucson Firefighters Chili Cook-off Friday.

There were tasty concoctions based off family favorites and cook book clippings.

And every hearty spoonful pours proceeds into the adopt a family program which provides food and holiday gifts for those in need.

Fox 11's Gina Trunzo was on hand to discover this year's tastiest stew.

Last year the event raised more than $60,000 to increase support for needy families.