Food Frenzy

The Food Frenzy competition, sponsored by First Western Bank and Trust, takes place Friday, July 19th.  North Dakota State Fair food vendors compete for bragging rights! Each food vendor enters a new and unique Fair food that has never been sold before. We encourage all Fairgoers to try these one of a kind Fair foods! Follow us on Facebook to get the details on submitting your vote for People's Choice Award.

2019 Entries

Jalapeño Popper Pizza - Most Creative Winner, Best Bites: Sweet Runner-Up, People's Choice Award Winner

Roasted jalapeños, bacon and cream cheese on top of a layer of apricot sweet chili sauce on a hand-tossed fresh-made pizza crust

Vendor: Leimon's Pizzeria, Food Zone 8

Brownie Waffle Stick - Best Bites: Sweet Winner, Most Creative Runner-Up 

Double chocolate brownie baked in a sweet Belgian waffle on a stick and covered in powdered sugar and chocolate sauce

Vendor: Waffle Chix, Food Zone 3

Pit-Master Fries - Best Bites: Savory Winner 

Slow smoked, hand-seasoned carnitas pork piled up on crispy curly fries then covered in house-made queso, jalapeños, and a drizzle of Carolina BBQ sauce

Vendor: Minnesota Wing King, Food Zone 3

Turkey Chipotle Nordic Waffle - Best Bites: Savory Runner-Up

A thin, crepe like Nordic Waffle folded with roasted turkey, bacon, salad mix and topped with a home-made chipotle sauce

Vendor: Straight's Concessions, LLC, Food Zone 8

S'mores Funnel Cake 

A lightly sugared funnel cake topped with crumbled graham crackers, bits of chocolate and mini marshmallows

Vendor: Thomsen's Root Beer, Food Zone 8

Cream Cheese Wonton Roll on a Stick 

Jalapeño or strawberry cream cheese wonton on a stick 

Vendor: Chinese Food Express, Food Zone 8

Berries & Cream Nordic Waffle

A thin, crepe like Nordic Waffle topped with a home-made berries & cream sauce

Vendor: Straight's Concessions, LLC, Food Zone 8

Deluxe Grilled Cheese Sandwich 

Texas toast with sharp cheddar cheese, grilled onions and apple-smoked bacon grilled to perfection

Vendor: Walleye on a Stick, Food Zone 3

Deep Fried Greek Pie  

Gyro, onions, tomatoes and a spicy feta cheese spread wrapped in a made-from-scratch dough then deep fried and served with tzatziki sauce 

Vendor: The Original Minneapple Pie, Food Zone 3

Spicy Bacon Pops  

Thick cut bacon seasoned with a spicy Sriracha seasoning on a stick  

Vendor: MSI Concessions, Food Zone 2 & 9 

Bacon Pops  

Thick cut bacon seasoned with a cinammon-sugar seasoning on a stick

Vendor: MSI Concessions, Food Zone 2 & 9 

Turtle Pops  

Giant marshmallow dipped in caramel, coated with crushed nuts and drizzled with chocolate

Vendor: MSI Concessions, Food Zone 2 & 9 

S'mores Lolly  

Giant marshmallow dipped in melted Hershey's chocolate and coated with crushed graham crackers  

Vendor: MSI Concessions, Food Zone 2 & 9 

Bones BBQ Signature Pulled Pork  

Bones BBQ signature pulled pork sandwich on Kaiser bun with coleslaw and Bones BBQ sauce 

Vendor: Bones BBQ Smokehouse and Grill, Food Zone 9

Bread Pudding on a Stick 

Vendor: Tubby's, Food Zone 3

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