State Fair Recipes

Welcome to the State Fair of Texas Creative Arts recipe blog.

The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and on the new recipe blog. Enter in this year’s Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight.

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Crispy Orange Yams

Crispy Orange Yams The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Paula Skelton – Dallas, Texas 3rd Place – Fall Family Favorites, 2012 Ingredients 2 navel oranges, …

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Best BBQ Beans in Texas

Best BBQ Beans in Texas The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Phyllis Bustillos – Alvarado, Texas 2nd Place – Fall Family Favorites, 2011 Ingredients 1 …

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Apple Walnut Cornbread Dressing

Apple Walnut Cornbread Dressing The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Brandon Rodriguez – Duncanville, Texas 2nd Place – Fall Family Favorites, 2012 Ingredients 3/4 c. …

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Grandma’s Gingerbread

Grandma’s Gingerbread The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Dee Reynolds – Denison, Texas 1st Place – Bread, 2012 Ingredients 2 c. flour 1/3 c. sugar …

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Nut Braid

Nut Braid The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Annette K. Valdez – Burleson, Texas 1st Place – Bread, 2012 Dough 2 pkgs. yeast 1/4 c. …

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Orange Cranberry Delight Biscuits

Orange Cranberry Delight Biscuits The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Wesley Burress – Houston, Texas 2nd Place – Biscuits, 2012 Ingredients 1 c. cherry-flavored cranberries …

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Buche de Noel (Yule Log)

Buche de Noel (Yule Log) The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Robert E. Baker, M.D. – Little Elm, Texas 2nd Place – All About Chocolate, …

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Decadent Spinach Artichoke Mushrooms

Decadent Spinach Artichoke Mushrooms The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Robert Crook – Dallas, Texas 3rd Place – Party Foods, 2011 Ingredients 36 lg. cremini …

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Mini Sausage Tarts

Mini Sausage Tarts The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! George Yates – Dallas, Texas 1st Place – Speedy Dishes, 2013 Ingredients 1 lb. ground hot …

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White Cheddar-Chive Pimiento Cheese

White Cheddar-Chive Pimiento Cheese The State Fair loves to showcase Creative Arts competitors and their creations in our Cookbook and our new recipe blog on bigtex.com. Enter your favorite recipe in one of our Creative Arts competitions for your chance to be in the spotlight! Jill Spears – Frisco, Texas 2nd Place – Cooking With Cheese, 2013 Ingredients 1 (12-oz.) …

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