The chafing dishes are put away, the tents are rolled up, the beer truck has left the parking lot – the Taste of Mystic once again fulfilled its mission this weekend by providing thousands of visitors with lots of tasty bites of terrific dishes.
In addition to the fun, there was lots of judging going on!
Official Taste judges were Susette Tibus from , Assist. Chief Tony Manfredi from the Hoxie Fire Department and Capt. Jerry Desmond from the . They decided:
On the Spot Catering wins Best Dessert with their key lime pie.
Chef of All Trades wins Best Decorated.
wins Best Team Spirit.
wins Best New Participant.
wins Most Creative for their Dragon Chowder.
wins Best Vegetarian.
The People’s Choice award, done this year via texting for the first time and sponsored exclusively by Patch, brought the following results:
: 1,239 votes
The Fisherman: 1,007
North End Deli: 286 votes