of the Best Taste and Most Creative new foods to be featured at the
State Fair of Texas this year will be announced on Labor Day.
say the tasty foods entered into the Seventh Annual Big Tex Choice
Awards contest have been narrowed down to eight.
Chicken in a Flapjack is a buffalo chicken strip coated in flapjack
batter, rolled in jalapeno bread crumbs and deep fried, served on a
Bananarito is a deep fried banana rolled in a flour tortilla covered
with whipped cream, powdered sugar and cinnamon, topped with either hot
caramel or chocolate syrup.
finalists include Deep Fried Texas Salsa, which is a spicy medley of
jalapenos, roasted garlic, onion, tomato and pepper rolled together,
dipped in masa and covered in crunchy tortilla chips, served
Pie is a deep fried puff pastry with pumpkin, cream cheese, powdered
sugar and fall spices, rolled in ginger, cinnamon and sugar.
The kids might
enjoy Fried Bubblegum, which is a bubble gum flavored marshmallow
dipped in batter, fried and decorated with a swirl of icing.
Last year's winners were Fried Beer and Texas Fried Fritos Pie.