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6 RodeoHouston Gold Buckle food contest March 2014 Best Bites
A massive, barbecue-stuffed, cheese-topped baked potato is only $13 on the fairgrounds.  Photo by Eric Sandler
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Turkey legs are also better when wrapped in bacon.  Photo by Eric Sandler
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This cookie parfait earned instant applause from the Gold Buckle judges. Photo by Eric Sandler
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Cinnamon rolls are better when they're topped with bacon.  Photo by Eric Sandler
RodeoHouston Gold Buckle food contest March 2014 Best Bites
Can't go wrong with a pie tin full of fried shrimp and French fries. Catfish fingers are available, too. Photo by Eric Sandler
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Get a Flintstone's thrill from picking up this massive beef rib and eating the meat straight off the bone.  Photo by Eric Sandler