PACE

Taste of Peoria

Crowds at the Taste of PeoriaIn addition to a variety of food samples, the Taste of Peoria features live entertainment on two stages and Margaritaville/Specialty Cocktails for a unique alternative. PACE will provide a free Aaron's Limousine Service shuttle bus throughout downtown Peoria from 4:00 - 11:00 p.m. 

Event is open: August 13, 2014
4:00pm until 11:00pm

NO pets, skateboards or bicycles will be allowed in the Taste of Peoria.

2014 Restaurants

Food items listed are the participants featured items being entered in the Taste Competition for judging (for those that wish to participate) however note that several participants will be serving more items than what are shown here. However all serving sizes will be sample sized portions priced at $1, $2 or $3.

Booth # Restaurant Menu Item Item
Cost
       
8 A World of Wings Wings $3
Texas Straws $3
    Sweet Powder Biscuit $3
       
12 Aleece's Pita Chips Pita Chips & Cheese $2
Tabouli $3
    Backlawa $2
       
23 Aurelio's Pizza Cheese Pizza $3
Sausage Pizza $3
    Breadsticks $2
       
31 Bob Evans Homestyle Mac'n Cheese $1
Pot Roast Sliders $2
    Cinnamon Blossoms $1
       
43 Brienzo's Wood Fired Pizza Carnivore Pizza $2
    BBQ Chicken Pizza $2
       
28 Buttercup Bakery, LLC Banana Split Cupcake $3
    S'mores Cupcake $3
       
13 CherryBerry Yogurt Bar Watermelon Sorbet $1
    Birthday Bash $1
       
15 Echo Valley Meats & Catering Andoullie Stuffed Pork Loin $3
Bourbon Chicken Skewers $3
    Bacon Caramel Brownies $2
       
30 Famous Dave's BBQ St Louis Style Ribs $1
       
7 Fannie May Chocolates Cheesecake on a Stick $3
    Dipped Bananas $3
       
17 & 18 Gracie's Sports Grille & Pizza Bacon Wrapped Pig Wing $3
Moinkers $3
    Hummingbird Cup Cake $3
       
39 Granite City Food and Brewery Pastrami Reuben Sandwich $3
Pistachio Cake Alamode $2
    Cabana Cooler $1
       
45 Haddad's Downtown Gyro $3
  Italian Beef $3
    Pork Chop $3
       
32 Haddad's Restaurant Gyro $3
Cabbage Rolls $1
    Lemon Shake-ups $3
       
21 & 22 Hickory River Smokehouse Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapeno $2
    Baby Back Ribs $3
    Bread Pudding $2
       
47 & 48 Hick'ry Catering Co Competition Style Baby Back Ribs (2) $3
Memphis Pulled Pork $2
    Renee's Pecan Pie $2
       
26 Hy-Vee  Pork Bratwurst - various flavors: Beer, Bacon Cheddar, Green Onion, Jalapeno Cheddar, Pineapple $2
    Chicken Sausage - various flavors: Sriracha & Swiss, Mango & Roasted Red Pepper $2
       
10 & 11 Jalapenos Metro Roasted Tomatillo BBQ Pulled Pork Taco $2
Baja Fish Tacos $3
Jalapeno Diablo $1
       
16 Jane's Sweet Addiction Cinnamon Roasted Nuts $3
    Lemon & Strawberry Shake Ups $3
    French Silk Fudge $2
       
9 Java Jolt Mint Chip Frappe $2
    Caramel Latte Frappe $2
       
4 Kenny's Westside Pub Irish Nachos $3
       
20 Mango Fondue & Lounge Milk Chocolate Fountain with….  
Rainbow Fruit Kabob $2
Other Assorted Dessert Dippers $1 - $3
       
46 Nick-n-Willy's Pizza The Aegean $3
The Classic $3
       
5 & 6 Norwood Pub-N-Grub Ribs $1
Philly Cheese Steak Slider $2
    Loaded Nachos $3
       
36 Papa Murphy's Pizza Sausage Pizza $2
    Gourmet Chicken Garlic Pizza $2
       
14 Peking Restaurant Orange Chicken $3
Teriyaki Chicken on a Stick (2) $3
Crab Meat Rangoon (2) $2
       
35 Qdoba Mexican Grill Mango Chicken Salad $3
 Mango Mojo Chicken Burrito $3
    Chips & Queso $2
       
1 & 2 Raber Packing Company Whole Hog Slider $2
Italian Beef Slider $2
BBQ Polish Bites $1
       
37 Rocks at Paradice Hotel & Casino Beef Nachos with Pico & Cheese Sauce $1
Italian Beef    $2
    Chocolate Nacho $1
       
40 Schnucks Artisan Pretzel Bread $1
Schnucks Home Made Brat Sliders $1
    Award Winning Carrot Cake $1
       
19 Smoothie King Carribean Way Smoothie $2
       
38 Spirit of Peoria Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwich with Cole Slaw $3
Spinach-Artichoke Dip $2
    Raspberry-White Chocolate Bread Pudding $2
       
34 Sweet Cakes by Rachael Strawberry Cupcake $2
Key Lime Cupcake $2
       
27 TGI Fridays Jack Daniels Ribs $3
    Hibachi Beef Skewers $2
    Peanut Butter Pie $1
       
24 & 25 Thanh Linh Chicken Egg Rolls (2) $3
Sweet & Sour Chicken $3
Grilled Lemongrass Chicken $3
       
3 The Country Club BBQ Smoked Wings $3
       
41 The Fresh Market Greek Marinated Turkey Bacon Skewer $2
  All Beef Hot Dogs $2
Chocolate & Vanilla Crème Horns $3
       
44 The Other Dawg Hot Dawg w/Meat Sauce $1
Nachos w/Meat Sauce $2
Chicken Tamales $1
       
33 Uncle Bob's Homemade Ice Cream Sweet Georgia Peach $3
    Rum Chata Salted Caramel $3
       
29 Willie's Tamales Pork Chop $3
Homemade Tamale $3
    Polish $3
       
42 Wingstop Boneless Wings 3 for $1
    Seasoned Fries $1
       

 

2014 Awards

Showmanship

Best Decorated Booth

 

 

1st

Rocks at Paradice Hotel & Casino

 

 

Best Appetizer

1st

Qdoba Mexican Grill

Item

Chips and Queso

2nd

Famous Dave's BBQ

Item

Wings with Buffalo Sauce

3rd

Thanh Linh Vietnamese Restaurant

Item

Chicken Egg Rolls

Best Casual Entrée

1st

Papa Murphy's Pizza

Item

Gourmet Chicken Garlic Pizza

2nd

Hick'ry Catering Co.

Item

Memphis Pulled Port

3rd

Gracie's Sports Grille & Pizza

Item

Bacon Wrapped Pig Wings

Best Entrée

1st

Thanh Linh Vietnamese Restaurant

Item

Grilled Lemongrass Chicken

2nd

Famous Dave's BBQ

Item

St. Louis Style Ribs

3rd

Qdoba Mexican Grill

Item

Mango Mojo Chicken Burrito

Best Dessert

1st

Fannie May

Item

Cheesecake on a Stick

2nd

Uncle Bob's Homemade Ice Cream

Item

Rum Chata Salted Caramel

3rd

Granite City Food & Brewery

Item

Pistachio Cake ala mode

Best Beverage

1st

Java Jolt

 

Item

Caramel Latte Frappe

2nd

Janes Sweet Addiction

Item

Lemon & Strawberry Shakeup

3rd

Smoothie King

Item

Caribbean Way Smoothie

 

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