Sweet, savory dishes await

The State Fair of Texas’ 14th Annual Big Tex Choice Award winners are: “Best Taste – Savory” goes to the Hoppin’ John Cake with Jackpot Sauce (pictured) by Winter Family Concessions, while the Arroz con Leche (or Sweet Crispy Rice) by the Garza Family wins “Best Taste – Sweet,” and “Most Creative” presented by Vistaprint goes to the Cotton Candy Taco by Justin & Rudy Martinez. The 2018 exposition runs Sept. 28 through Oct. 21 in Fair Park. Visit BigTex.com for more information. — Karissa Condoianis