May 16, 2015

Of course Texans cook the best steaks, but...

  Who cooks the best steaks in Texas?


Saturday, May 17th, 2014, backyard chefs from all over the Southwest came to Hico, Texas to see who cooks The Best Steak in Texas. This event brought in 106 teams all trying to win the $2,500 first place and the title "Best Steak in Texas". The event was a great success and congratulations to all the winners. - 2015 Winners

Click Here to See Last Years Event

Mark your calendars now for next year's event! The 12th Annual Texas Steak Cookoff, hosted by the Hico EDC, will be on May 16, 2015 in historic downtown Hico, Texas. We look forward in seeing our old friends and the many new cookers that want to claim the title of "The Best Steak in Texas". If you are not a backyard chef, come on down anyway to enjoy the day with us. Registration will open in the Fall of 2014. See you in May

News From the Cookoff Blog

May 22, 2015

We had a record number of wineries showcased at this year's Wine Festival! Thanks to all of those that came out to pour or sip and savor. Of course we had to pick out two faves so (insert drumroll)... so, without further adieu:

1st Place People's Choice Red: Texas Southwind Vineyard & Winery-Refugio, TX with their Black Berry Wine

1st Place People's Choice White: Dionisio Winery-Houston, TX
with their Green Apple Riesling

Congrats! Texas Wine Rocks!!!

May 22, 2015Curious about just how many steaks were grilled for public consumption last Saturday night at the 12th Annual Steak Cook Off? Try 1690. That's (The periods are us trying to emphasize this number)!

That's alotta beef huh?!

May 21, 2015These boys can throw down some mean steak... 180 last Saturday to be exact!! For real folks.

Looks like without a doubt they win the "People's Choice" for the 12th Annual Texas Steak Cook Off.

Congrats We B Ribeye Cooks!!!