State Fair of Texas - page 2

Went to the State fair the other day. I was amazed that the attendance all day there must have been an all time low. No where near as crowded as I have seen in the past. I routinely go with a group... Read More

  1. by   Bortaz, RN
    Quote from loricatus
    Fried bacon just doesn't seem right.
    How else do you cook bacon? Fried bacon is a staple item!
  2. by   Iam46yearsold
    Quote from Bortaz
    How else do you cook bacon? Fried bacon is a staple item!

    That is Deep fried Bacon..... Only in Texas
  3. by   jspacegirl
    Quote from Iam46yearsold
    I just bought solar water heating for my pool and hot tub. Absolutely wonderful.

    The healthiest food I saw at the state fair was the pickles. Everything alse was drenched in deep fry oil. At least though someone can take that and turn it into biodiesel fuel
    Hey, one of my favorite foods to get at the state fair is cajun spiced black eyed peas. Those are pretty healthy; lots of fiber! No need to knock the great State Fair of Texas :-)
  4. by   Iam46yearsold
    I don't know now really. At the one of the food contests recipes cooked with "SPAM" and others with "MALT-O-MEAL" did very well in the judging. Thats enough for my tongue to shrivel up in anticipation. That is just repulsive.

    My gf and I went again yesterday, and it is still actually very light crowds there as compared to past years. That is sad also.