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State Fair of Texas Reveals 2019 Big Tex Choice Awards Finalists

On Aug, 25, awards for "Best Taste – Sweet," "Best Taste – Savory," and "Most Creative" will be handed out

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    State Fair Reveals Big Tex Food Finalists

    Get your taste buds ready! The 2019 State Fair of Texas is just 44 days away and we are getting our first look at the creative food items up for this year's Big Tex Choice Award. (Published Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019)

    Get your taste buds ready! The State Fair of Texas revealed the creative food items picked as the top 10 finalists for the coveted Big Tex Choice Award early Wednesday morning.

    In July, the fair released its list of 33 semi-finalist food creations, which moved on to a second round of judging to determine the finalist.

    On Aug, 25, awards for "Best Taste – Sweet," "Best Taste – Savory," and "Most Creative" will be handed out by celebrity judges before the gates open at the fair.

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    See the full list of semi-finalists below. Finalists are in marked in bold:

    Savory Sweet 
    BBQ Pork RangoonsBig Red® Chicken Bread
    Cajun Crab BombsChampagne Jell-O® Hot Shots
    Calypso Island Shrimp Bowl Deep Fried Bayou Fruit Bites
    Chicks in a ConeDeep Fried CRACKER JACK®
    Deep Fried Chicken Cordon Bleu Stuffed WafflesDeep Fried Energy Bites 
    Deep Fried Mexican MoleDeep Fried Nutella® Custard Stuffed French Toast 
    Deep Fried Street Corn Extreme Fried Bananarama 
    Deep Fried TexicanFla'Mango Tango 
    Fernie's Fried Burnt End Burrito Fried Creme Brulee Berry Crunch 
    Fry Rub & RyeFried Oreo® Gelato Pop
    Good Ole Creole Boudin Egg Roll with Pepper Jack CheeseFried Southern Bourbon Bread Pudding 
    Loaded Baked Potato Funnel Cake Peanut Butter Cup Snookie 
    PB&J Bacon Pickle DogQuick Fried "Black Gold" Truffles

    Pig in a Cannoli

    Southern Fried Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo Ball 
    Stokin-Smokin Cowboy's Bacon and Brisket Egg Roll
    Stuffed Fried Mexi-Cone
    Texas Cream Corn Casserole Fritters
    Texas Fried Fritos® Pie Burrito Dog
    The "Ain't No Lie it's Fried" Steak

    Raw Video: 2019 Big Tex Choice Awards FinalistsRaw Video: 2019 Big Tex Choice Awards Finalists

    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019)

    All proceeds from the Big Tex Choice Awards ceremony will be donated to the Big Tex Scholarship Program. In 2019, the Fair awarded nearly $1.25 million in new college scholarships to 196 graduating high school seniors throughout the Lone Star State and seven Seasonal Employee Scholarship recipients.

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