The Taste of Texas Food Show began as a way to generate scholarships for local students. Since it's beginning, it has grown to over 100 entries and annually raises over $30,000 thanks to the generous support of businesses and individuals.
Participation is open to anyone age 5 and up. Categories include cakes, cheesecakes, cookies & candies, yeast & quick breads, pies, miscellaneous, jam & jelly and salsa. View the complete list of rules and categories here.
2012 Auction Top Winners
|Kendall Hagen||Berry Best Of Show||Chocolate Strawberry Torte||Coors Light, HEB, Wal-Mart, Bartek Construction, Poteet Lions, Swan's Auto Sales, Best 1 Hummingbird Feeders, Chris Jenschke Ent., Edward Jones, Peacock Oil & Gas, Poteet VFW, Hill Country Trail Ride, South Central AC, Pleasanton Express||$3,500.00|
|Rebekah Wagner||Best in Show||Chocolate Covered Stuffed Strawberries||Poteet Rotary, Bartek Construction, Chris Jenschke Ent, Poteet Lions, Swan's Auto Sales, Best 1 Hummingbird Feeders, Eastern Star, HEB, Coors Light, Poteet VFW, Massonic Lodge, South Central AC||$2,300.00|
|Brent Tymrak||BOS JELLY||Berry Best Strawberry Jam||Coors Light, Edward Jones, Bartek Construction, Jim & Linda Simmons, Wal-Mart, Chris Jenschke Ent, Best 1 Hummingbird Feeders, Pleasanton Express, South Central AC||$1,350.00|
|Becky Tymrak||BOS SALSA||Very Good Salsa||Chris Jenshke Ent, Edward Jones, Coors Light, Jim & Linda Simmons, Bartek Construction||$600.00|
We invite businesses and individuals to participate in the auction of the top entries.
As a bidder, you get mentioned for every purchase during the auction, listed on our website and in the Pleasanton Express. You also benefit from a special buffet and unlimited drinks during the auction.
If you'd like to be a bidder, you can register prior to the auction by emailing us your information or sign up at the show.