Winners of the 2021 State Fair of Texas Big Tex Choice Awards announced

DALLAS, TX (August 30, 2021) It’s finally here, the moment you’ve all been waiting for – the highly-anticipated decision that denotes the ultimate achievement in Fair food. The 17th Annual Big Tex® Choice Awards was a battle for the ages. Despite a year’s hiatus, the 2021 finalists proved that there is no shortage of creativity when it comes to this competition. After tasting all 10 foods and carefully evaluating each item, the all-star panel of judges have tallied their scores and cast their final votes. Drum roll please…and the winners are:

BEST TASTE – SAVORY” AND “MOST CREATIVE” GO TO THE DEEP FRIED SEAFOOD GUMBO BALLS BY GOURMET ROYALE, WHILE THE ARMADILLO BY JAMES BARRERA WINS “BEST TASTE – SWEET.”