We can already tell that this competition is going to be sticky.
Chow Bella and Smeeks are proud to announce the line-up of candymakers for Caramelpalooza 2011 -- a free, open-to-the-public caramel tasting to be held Friday, March 11, at 7 pm in the parking lot at Smeeks candy store in central Phoenix
We've got an even dozen entrants this year -- including six competitors returning from last year's first-ever event.
Get the all star line-up after the jump.
Veronica Arroyo, Bourbon Steak
Charlie Blonkenfeld, Chaka Chaka
Tammie Coe, Tammie Coe Cakes
Danielle Morris, Cork Restaurant and BLD
Tracy Dempsey, Tracy Dempsey Originals
Meghan Olesen, Elemental Sugar
Eugenia Theodosopoulos, Essence Bakery Cafe
Becky Windels, The Herb Box
Tim O'Connor, Honey Moon Sweet Bakery & Dessert Bar
Virginia Senior, Urban Beans
Slade Grove, Wicked Kitchen/Cookies from Home
Stay tuned to Chow Bella for profiles of the competitors and to enter a competition to be one of our judges. And more!