Categories have been announced for this year’s Taste of Christmas event, which is Saturday, Nov. 30, in Houston.
Cooks compete for prizes as the public stops by to taste and vote for their favorite. This year there are a record 29 categories. They are:
Cheeseballs, soups, cakes, bar cookies, salsa, candy, cupcakes, brownies, wings, jerky/summer sausage, dips, cheesecakes, decorated cupcakes, holiday drinks, cookies, cobblers, jams/jellies, pies, banana/spice breads, chili, pumpkin rolls, fudge, quiche, cinnamon rolls, salads, dog treats, pizza and farm fresh dairy products, appetizers and muffins.
This year’s organizers are Shari McCallister and Sharon Sillyman.
A list of locations for the competition will be published next week in the newspaper. Cooks are encouraged to begin preparing for the event.