Taste of Blount

Make plans to attend the 15th Annual Taste of Blount

Thursday, September 8, 2016
6-8 p.m.
Theater in the Park in Maryville

Tickets, which are $25 for Blount County Chamber members, $30 for the public and $15 for students 17 and under or those with a college or student ID, are available at the Chamber office (201 S. Washington St., Maryville, Tenn.), by phone 865.983.2241 or online. Tickets are available at the door the night of the event on a cash-only basis.

For an additional $10, patrons 21-years or older are invited to sample locally crafted spirits and beers. Tickets are available at the event only. 

Ticket holders can try savory favorites from local restaurants, caterers and gourmet grocers in addition to voting for their favorite appetizer, main course, sandwich, dessert, beverage, presentation and overall winner.

 

   
 
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2016 Taste of Blount Participants

 

Apple Valley Cafe
7138 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Townsend
Chicken Salad Croissants; Fried Pie Bites; Fudge Samples; & Benne Seed Bacon Samples

Artistic Bean
1738 W. Broadway Ave., Maryville
Organic coffee, cold brew, and chocolate espresso beans

Chadwick’s Churn
206 West College St., Friendsville
Homemade Gourmet Ice Cream & Cone

Dead End BBQ
527 West Broadway, Maryville
BBQ pork sandwiches, macaroni & pimento cheese, red white and blue salad, and banana pudding

Food City of Alcoa
121 N. Hall Road, Alcoa
TBA

Full Service BBQ
113 South Washington Street, Maryville
Mini Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Mini Pulled Chicken Sandwiches, Shrimp & Grits & Banana Pudding

Hilton Knoxville Airport
2001 Alcoa Highway, Alcoa
London Broil Sliders on King Hawaiian rolls

Jet’s Pizza
1722 W. Broadway Ave., Maryville
Turbo Stix, Cinna Stix, Super-Special Pizza, All Meaty Pizza, Veggie Pizza, & Aloha BBQ Pizza

Kroger of Alcoa
244 S Hall Road, Alcoa
TBA

Lamberts Southern Pies & Bake Shop
131 E. Broadway Ave., Maryville
Pies, Sweet & Savory, Bars, Cookies, Sweet Treats

Lemon Grass of Maryville
912 West Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville
TBA

McAlister’s Deli
465 Marilyn Lane, Alcoa
Sweet & Unsweet Tea, Variety of Cookies

Metz Catering
502 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville
Crab & artichoke dip, spinach maria, bacon mission fig & goat cheese phyllo tart

Moe’s Southwest Grill
254 Hamilton Crossing Dr., Alcoa
Queso, Salsa, Guacamole, Chips, Chicken & Rice

Mother Earth Meats
1431 E. Harper Ave., Maryville
Handmade sausages and meals to go

PennyKakes
pennykakesmaryville@gmail.com
Gluten Free Mr. Greenjeans cupcake, Cookies n Crème cupcake, Harvest Maple Pumpkin Spice cupcake, Midnight Chill Mint Chocolate Brownie cupcake

Rocky’s Jamaica Sunrise
2162 East Broadway Avenue, Maryville
Curry Chicken, Red Beans & Rice, Mac & Cheese, Cabbage, Pulled Pork & Chicken Breast

Roland’s Bistro
1805 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Maryville
Tomato Soup, Zwiebelkuchen (onion cake) & dessert "Vols honor"

The Soup Kitchen
245 Calderwood, Alcoa
Soups, Mexican Cornbread, Carrot Cake, Mississippi Mud, Chess Bars

Sullivan's Fine Food
121 W. Broadway, Maryville
Steak Martini's

Vienna Coffee House
212 College Street, Maryville
Nicaragua Coffee Reyna Del Caffe, Nitro Float, Pumpkin Spice Bars, Iced Thunderhead Latte, Biscoff Delight Frappe

2016 Taste of Blount Winners

Best Appetizer: Lemon Grass of Maryville
Best Sandwich: Full Service BBQ
Best Beverage: McAlister’s Deli
Best Main Course: Rocky’s Jamaica Sunrise
Best Dessert: Lambert’s Southern Pies and Bake Shop
Best Presentation: Metz Catering
Best Overall: Rocky’s Jamaica Sunrise

2015 Taste of Blount Winners

Best Appetizer: Lemon Grass of Maryville
Best Sandwich: Full Service BBQ
Best Beverage: McAlister's Deli
Best Main Course: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise
Best Dessert: Chadwick's Churn
Best Presentation: Miss Lily's Cafe
Best Overall: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise

2014 Taste of Blount Winners

Best Overall and Main Course: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise 
Best Appetizer: Lemon Grass Maryville
Best Sandwich: Full Service BBQ 
Best Beverage: Vienna Coffee Company 
Best Dessert: Chadwick's Churn 
Best Presentation: Campfire Grill 

2013 Taste of Blount Winners

 

Best Appetizer: Flaherty's Irish Pub
Best Beverage: Vienna Coffee House
Best Sandwich: Full Service BBQ
Best Main Course: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise
Best Dessert: Chadwick's Churn
Best Presentation: Vienna Coffee House
Best Overall: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise 

 

Sept. 12, 2013 - 12th Annual Taste of Blount

2012 Taste of Blount Winners

Best Appetizer: Lemon Grass Thai Cuisine & Sushi Bar
Best Beverage: Vienna Coffee House
Best Sandwich: Full Service BBQ
Best Main Course: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise
Best Dessert: Chadwick's Churn
Best Presentation: Vintage Garden Tea Room
Best Overall: Lemon Grass Thai Cuisine & Sushi Bar

2011 Taste of Blount Winners

Best Appetizer: Lemon Grass Thai Cuisine & Sushi Bar
Best Beverage: Vienna Coffee House
Best Sandwich: Smoky Mountain Brewery
Best Main Course: Rocky's Jamaica Sunrise
Best Dessert: Sister Heart Sweets
Best Presentation: Food City Maryville
Best Overall: Lemon Grass Thai Cuisine & Sushi Bar