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Taste Addison Includes “Tasty Run” In Event Line Up (Also Win Free Addison Prize Pack Today)

A group of runners in a cross country race.by Steven Doyle

Last week we started our Road to Taste Addison, and we continue today with information on the new feature added this year, the Tasty Run. The Tasty Run will feature a 5K and fun run, and all runners and walkers will be treated to culinary “tasting stations” along the race route. The run begins at 8am May 18, 2013.

Tasting stations? This may cause us to actually enter one of these runs.    Continue reading

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Win A Prize Bundle To Taste Addison 2013

taste1by Steven Doyle

Taste Addison is beautiful way to spend a fantastic Spring weekend, dining on tasty bite from local restaurants and listening to cool bands. This year will be bigger and better than ever with bands such as blue October, The O’s and the Turnpike Troubadours.

This year’s Taste Addison offers plenty of family friendly events including arts and crafts, a kids carnival and as always, Bonkers the Clown. For the big kids we can enjoy a wings eating contest courtesy of Buffalo Wild Wings, wine seminars and a fair bartending exhibition performed by the folks at Sherlock’s.   Continue reading

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Check Out Our 2012 Taste Addison Picks

by Steven Doyle

The Taste Addison festival starts today. This means you have three days to dine your way through the very manageable crowds on the grounds of the event, tasting smaller portions of each restaurants best offerings. We have a few suggestions, but if the event is anything like last year, there are no wrong choices.

We heard from chef Richard Chamberlain that he will be roasting a whole pig with the use of chef Kent Rathbun’s ginormous smoker that he graciously loaned out to his chef buddy. Each year Chamberlain embraces this event and donates all his proceeds to a local charity. There are at least two thing you will want to sample on his Steak and Chophouse menu. The pulled pork platter is a mere $8 and the legendary pork chop on a stick is also $8.  Chamberlain also offers up some kobe beef items that are actually less pricey, but all is greatness and has that whole charity ring to them.    Continue reading

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Winners of Taste Addison Contest

by Steven Doyle

We really appreciate all the entries in our Taste Addison contest. We try to have a contest like this each week, so please com by often. The winners today will receive four tickets plus extra restaurant swag worth about $150.   Continue reading

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