Roundup and Best Bites Competition

Texas-Sized Food and Wine Extravaganza

Feb. 22, 2015

The Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition is a premier event in the Southwest for those who wish to savor the delights of award-winning wines from the International Wine Competition and taste signature dishes submitted for competition by area catering institutions and restaurants. A highlight of the evening is the announcement of the top winners in the International Wine Competition. Winners ride off with custom-made coveted saddles, chaps and buckles. Attendees are the judges in the Best Bites Competition, selecting their favorite dishes from more than 60 culinary entries.

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2014 Best Bites Competition Winners

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Popular Choice Award

  • 1st – Chocolate Pizazz
  • 2nd – Royer’s Round Top Café

Two-Stepping Bread/Cheese/Dessert Award

  • 1st – pineapple habanero, Cacao & Cardamom Chocolates
  • 2nd – white chocolate bread pudding, Ooh La La Dessert Boutique

Trailblazing Appetizer/Entrée Award

  • 1st – wild boar chili, Haven, A Seasonal Kitchen
  • 2nd – momma’s meatballs, Mario's Seawall Italian Restaurant
  • 3rd – bison burgers and freshly made french fries with chaat masala, Kiran’s

Showmanship Award

  • 1st – Catering to Your Taste Buds
  • 2nd – Mister French’s Gourmet Bakery

Rookie Award

  • chocolate truffles, Chocolate Punch

Tasty Tradition Award

  • momma’s meatballs, Mario's Seawall Italian Restaurant