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.

Show begins @ 11AM  |  Auction commences @ 1PM

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.

Thanks to the generous support of businesses and individuals, the 2012 Food Show Auction brought in a grand total of $38,900!!


2012 Auction Top Winners
Winner Place Item Buyers Price
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

Food Show Auction

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.


Past Winners