Big Taste 2013
Saturday, September 21 • 6-9pm
NEW Location: The Patriot Center
Join Big Brothers Big Sisters & Wausau’s finest restaurants, caterers and crafted beverage makers for an evening benefiting local kids.
Voted one of the Best Fundraisers in the 2012 City Pages’ “Best of” edition!
Sample Culinary Fare - All kinds of delicious, mouth-watering appetizers, entrées, desserts and beverages — including wine and beer.
View the Showdowns
- Briq’s Banana Split Showdown - Watch as Bigs and Littles compete for the tastiest banana split!
- Big Chef Showdown - Two local chefs go head-to-head creating a masterpiece dish using the unveiled “secret ingredients.”
Watch the Chef Demos - Watch and learn from the pros as they prepare various dishes right before your eyes!
Vote in the Best of Town Competition - Attendees decide who will be awarded Best Appetizer, Best Entrée, Best Crafted Beverage and much more!
$50/person in advance. $60/person at the door
If you’re interested in participating or sponsoring Big Taste, please email BigTaste@bbbsncw.org or call 715.848.7207.
Congratulations, Big Taste 2012 Winners!
Big Chef Showdown: Chef Elizabeth Hinner, Red Eye
Winning dish description: Braised Cabbage and Kale Gratin and Pork Medallions finished with a Apple Blueberry Compote served with Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Butternut Squash.
Best Appetizer: Pike Lake Resort
Best Soup: WISH
Best Salad: Back When Café
Best Entrée: 2510 Restaurant
Best Dessert: Lisa’s Sweet Shoppe, Bakery & Catering
Best Overall Beverage: Trig’s Cellar 70
Best Hand Crafted Beverage: Red Eye Brewing Company
Best Food Presentation: Back When Café
Best Booth Presentation: Back When Café
A BIG thank you to our sponsors!