News and Information

Big Tex Treats & Eats for Saturday, October 15, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Fernie’s Down Home Chicken Pot Pie Pocket with Mac ‘n Cheese Dip Big Tex Choice Awards Finalist! Two classic American comfort foods, one mouth-watering meal! This ultimate taste extravaganza starts with a savory cream sauce chock-full of shredded roasted chicken breast, tender diced white potatoes, sweet carrots, peas, corn and a special blend of herbs and spices. This …

Read More »

Big Tex Treats & Eats for Friday, October 14, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Doritos® Bacon Mozzarella Cheese Stick Fresh cut thick mozzarella, covered with bacon then dipped in a Doritos® batter and of course State Fair fried. This mouthwatering dish is located at Benavides Nachos is served with a special marina and ranch sauce.   Employee’s Favorites Have you ever wondered what the State Fair of Texas’ employee’s food favorites are? …

Read More »

Big Tex Treats & Eats for Thursday, October 13, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Fried Shrimp Fritters Corn, carrots, peas, and shrimp are mixed with flour and pepper. Shaped to form fried shrimp fritters which are deep fried to a golden brown. Golden Brown Shrimp Fritters are served on a bed of seasonal fries and served with black pepper & vinegar sauce and located at La-Kam’s Bar & Grill.   Employee’s Favorites …

Read More »

Big Tex Treats & Eats for Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Pina- A lot- Tas and State Fair Edible Cola Pina- A lot-Tas is a filled with juicy slices of fresh pineapples that are soaked in a sweet rum before being dipped in a blend of panko and coconut flakes. The slices are then artfully deep fried, topped with whipped cream and a juicy maraschino cherry and then drizzled …

Read More »

Big Tex Treats & Eats for Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by AllState

New Foods: Deep Fried Pulled Pork “FUNYUN®” Dings Big Tex Choice Awards Finalist! Putting a tasty spin on a pantry staple, the unique combination of flavors in this deep fried dish create the perfect balance of sweet and savory. A “FUNYUN,” the traditional crunchy snack, is stuffed with pulled pork, pepper jack cheese, pineapple slices and bacon. It is then …

Read More »

Big Tex Treats & Eats for Monday, October 10, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by AllState

New Foods: Pecan Pie Poppers Brown sugar mini poppers filled with pecans are oven baked to a golden brown, topped with a hefty dollop of rich whipped cream and sprinkled with chopped pecans. This luscious treat combines a mouthwatering muffin with your aunt’s award winning pecan pie all in a one of a kind tasty explosion! Pecan Pie Poppers can …

Read More »