The big honors include Best in Show overall amongst all of the wings included in the contest, First Place in the "Hot" category for their sweet and spicy Firecracker Wings seasoned with cilantro, roasted Habanero and Thai Chilies and First Place in the "Exotic" category for their Poncho Wings, which are wood-grilled and marinated in garlic, cayenne and olive oil.
Jake Melnick's Corner Tap
41 East Superior Street
Jake Melnick's Wings Recipes:
Jake's Firecracker Wings (2011 Best Hot Wing Wingfest Chicago)
Jake's Grilled Ponchos Wings (2011 Best Exotic Wing & Best of Fest Wingfest Chicago)
Jake's XXX (2010 Best Hot Wing Wingfest Chicago)