PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The ‘Oscars of Fried Food’ go to concoctions whipped up at the Texas State Fair.READ MORE: Philadelphia Courthouse Evacuated After Police Receive Report Device Was Left At Building
The fair starts the last Friday in September but judges have already picked their favorite award winning savory snacks.READ MORE: CDC: Vaccinated People Can Gather In Small Crowds Without Masks
A panel of judges picked the top 3 food for most creative:
- A Cotton Candy Taco
- Cinnamon Spiced Rice Ball
- Fernie’s Hopin John Cake with Jackpot Sauce
The rice ball is a cinnamon coated puffy rice cereal ball deep fried.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Students Return To In-Person Learning Monday After Nearly A Year
For heat lovers, the cake is cooked with Sriracha, Worcestershire, mustard, mayo and chili sauce.