The GREAT BISCUIT TOURNAMENT 2018 ROUND 8!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

ORANGE YOU CRAN-ZY ABOUT THIS? (OYCAT) by: Ashley Smith: Cranberry Orange biscuit with orange jam, Fluff, Granola and Cranberries
VS
THE BERRY MANILOW (TBM) by: Oatmeal Biscuit with Strawberries, blueberries, Nutella and Course ground Coffee

On the savory side of the competition:  

CHOKE ON THIS (COT) By Maddie Martinez: Garlic Cajun Biscuit with artichoke dressing
VS
THE EVERY THING BISCUIT TEB By Aris Taconi: Everything Biscuit with OG Fluff and Strawberry jam

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

OYCAT: An Aesthetically pleasing biscuit with an explosion of Flavor

TEB: Hearty, Creamy Flavor with Just the right amount of Strawberry Jam. LOVE THAT OG FLUFF!

COT: Was that Cilantro for breakfast?! Buenos Dias!

TBM: Enjoyed the density of the oatmeal biscuit with the light berry blend

TEB: Perfect Mix. Thank you sir, may I have another?

TBM: TASTY! One bite and I cursed Audibly…The wife and I ended up fighting due to my vulgar language. WORTH THE FIGHT!

COT: Loved the spiciness!

TEB: Tasteful mixture and the perfect bite!

TBM: Berry Good!

TEB: Everything I wanted in a biscuit!

TEB: The strawberry with the sesame was so good!

OYCAT: Hard to beat Cranberry and orange!

COT: So simple but so good. I underestimated this biscuit!

TBM: First off: This was the PRETTIEST Day ever! Both Bikes were very tasteeee…but you gotta be a humbug to not love the Berry Manilow!

OYCAT: Tastes like Christmas!

COT: Artichoke dressing is on point!

TBM: Oatmeal is always yummy!

COT: Really liked the cajun flavor!

TEB: EVERYTHING BISCUIT IS EVERYTHING!

COT: Nice, nice, very nice

OYCAT: Id be cran-ky without this biscuit

COT: Id choke on this again

COT: Just so yummy!

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

ORANGE YOU CRAN-ZY ABOUT THIS? By Ashley Smith

and

CHOKE ON THIS By Maddie Martinez

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT DRAWING IS: 


Rebecca GILES!

The GREAT BISCUIT TOURNAMENT ROUND 7!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

IM SO CEREAL (ISC) By: Marshall Houcker: Cereal milk biscuit with super sweet icing
VS
NUTTY RABBIT (NR) By: Olivia Lestrade: Carrot Cake Biscuit with Chunky Peanutbutter Fluff

On the savory side of the competition:  

BLESS YOUR HEART (BYH) By Ali Robertson: Cheesy Cornbread Biscuit with Black e=Eyed Peas and Pork Cracklin’ Crumbles
VS
THE BIG DILL (TBD) By Heather Church: Dill Biscuit with Orange Jam and Feta Cheese

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON).

ISC: Takes me back to Saturday Morning Cartoons and cereal!

TBD: Hard Choice, I loved the cheese and spiciness of the big dill!

NR: Squirrels and Rabbits unite to bring you a gourmet biscuit likely to pair with any cup of joe!

TBD: Take your tastebuds on an adventure! Rich Flavor that collectively makes you smile with satisfaction, then the dill kick in to make it rememberable!

NR: The Savory of the peanuts paired well with the sweet of the carrot

BYH: Loved the Craklin crumbles, it gave the cheesy cornbread biscuit a nice touch of savory flavor

NR: Loved the soft taste of the peanutbutter fluff.

ISC: AMAZING!

ISC: IT WAS AMAZING!

BYH: How can you beat cornbread, black eyed peas AND CRACKLINS!

BYH: I dont even like black eyed peas but i Liked that

ISC: How did you make that taste exactly like cereal!

ISC: The sweet with the biscuit clashed so well!

BSY:The black eyed peas were so good!

ISC: Just the right amount of sweet for my cravingS!

BYH: The essence of the south in a biscuit

NR: Though it is hard to see beyond the super sweet icing, nutty Rabbit was the better choice for me

ISC: The sweet icing ALMOST killed it, but decided to take the biscuit at face value and not hold its topping against it.

BSY: A little blues festival in my mouth!

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

NUTTY RABBIT: By Olivia Lestrade

and

BLESS YOUR HEART: By Ali Robertson

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT DRAWING IS: 


KIMBERLY WHITE!

The Great Biscuit Tournament 2018 Round 6!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

FALL INTO IT (FII) By Kim Bos: Pumpkin Chai Biscuit with fluff and caramelized nuts
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SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE (SPC) By Sara Malliet: Sweet Potato Cinnamon Biscuit with Marshmallow fluff, candied pecans and cranberry Compote

On the savory side of the competition:  

GOD BLESS BRUSSEL SPROUTS GBBS) By Sarah Reese: Parmesan Garlic sweet potato biscuit with Crispy Roasted Brussel Sprouts and Honey Mustard Drizzle
VS
APPLES AND CHEDDAR (AC) By: Barbara Goosetree: Granny Smith Apple and Cheddar Biscuit with Pimiento cheese and Jalapeño

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON).

SPC: Sweet Potato for the Win! The cranberry compote was delicious!

GBBS: The Brussel was delicious! Winner hands down!

SPC: All the best parts of thanksgiving in one bite! Add it to the permanent menu!

GBBS: God Bless Sarah Reese!

FII: Yummmmmmy! Amazing. GET IN MY BELLY.

AC: Really enjoyed the biscuit and the topping was a plus!

FII: Unique Flavor!

GBBS: More Brussels Please!

AC: LOVE LOVE LOVE CHEESE!

FII: Both Very good, but fall into it is AWESOME!

FII: The Chai is a delicious addition

GBBS: The Spicy mustard and the prussel sprout amount is PERFECT.

FII: I fell for the pumpkin and chai favors this tasty morsel had to offer

AC: Loved the sweet of the apples with the savory of cheese and the kick of Jalapeño!

FII: Tastes like a yummy Pumpkin Pie!

SPC: delicious!! such a good combo

GBBS: So Good! Love the parmesan Taste

SPC: Both are great, but the cranberry compote put the sweet potato biscuit a step above

GBBS: MY SiSTER WINS!

FII: Made me want to dance!

AC: I never thought pimento cheese would dance so well with all of the other ingredients, but it does so beautifully! Perfect savory southern biscuit

FII: The flavor of the biscuit demanded most of the attention!

GBBS: God DID bless us with brussel sprouts and this biscuit! But Im biased because its mine!

SPC: Tastes just like thanksgiving!
SPC: Tastes like the sweetest Hug from Grandma after too many months apart

AC: Melts in your mouth with a little “hello” From the Jalapeño. WOW! SO GOOD!

AC: Both were amazing, but I loved the apples and cheddar with the pimento cheese. AMAZING!

SPC: Incredible!The sweet potato casserole worked so swell! all flavors were perfect together!

AC: You had me at jalapeño! I love the spicy.

FII: A lovely autumn bite!

GBBS: Great ! Garlic , sweet potato, roasted Brussel Sprouts and honey mustard went so well together! WHO KNEW!?

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE By: Sara Malliet

and

GOD BLESS BRUSSEL SPROUTS By: Sarah Reese

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT DRAWING IS: 


LENZI B!

The Great Biscuit Tournament of 2018 Round 5!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

TASTE OF THAI (TOT) By Jenny Meadows: Sweet and Spicy Peanutbutter biscuit with coconut milk fluff and toasted pecans
VS
THE RISE OF THE KRISP (TROTK) BY Summer Bat: Dark Chocolate Biscuit with marshmallow fluff and toasted rice krispies

On the savory side of the competition:  

THE CARMEN (TC) By Kaitlyn Church: Plain Biscuit with Ancovies, Green olives and Capers
VS
ISNT SHE LOVELY (ISL) By Sallie Walton: Honey Wheat Biscuit, toasted with almond butter and topped with Ricotta and an Apple and Pepita Salad

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON)

TOT: The subtle Spiciness of the PB biscuit won me over!

ISL: Loved the combination of almond butter and ricotta! the Apple gave it a nice crunch and the wheat biscuit was so fluffy!

TC: Great flavor!

TROTK: Love Chocolate, so an EASY choice!

TOT: Really enjoyed the spicy combined with the sweet!

TC: 100% LIT

TROTK: Wow! the biscuit must have been designed by an actual angel

TOT: The best. EVER.

TC: Who would have thought? Loved it!

TROTK: Best in the whole world

TC: :)

TROTK: I simply love chocolate

TC: Wasn’t sure about the anchovies but the combination was DELICIOUS

TROTK: Absolutely Incredible

TOT: Interesting

TC: Extra good!

ISL: Best combo, EVER! MORE APPLE!

TROTK: Fun combo! loved the Marshmallow fluff and the dark chocolate biscuit

TOT: The subtle Spice was just enough to make this biscuit interesting but accessible.

TC: The carmen had a great olive, olive OLIVE flavor.

TOT: Great creativity!

TC: Bold FLAVORS!

TOT: Toughest decision ever made!

TC: Would pair beautifully with Salami and red wine

TC: This was definitely more of a breakfast biscuit for my taste. Very buttery and very good flavor

TOT: Delicious blend of peanutbutter flavor with coconut milk fluff!

TC: Like a morning muffuletta

TOT: Nice Spice!

ISL: AMAZING

TOT: The peanutbutter flavor was perfect with coconut milk fluff

ISL: Loved the flavor combination of ricotta, apple and pepitas salad with the biscuit

TROTK: Theres nothing spooky about this bat!

ISL: Love the apple, perfect little addition

TOT: The subtle spice was tamed quite nicely by the Peanutbutter

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

THE RISE OF THE KRISP by SUMMER BAT

and

THE CARMEN by KAITLYN CHURCH

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT IS……

JENNIFER PARKER!

2018 BISCUIT TOURNAMENT ROUND 4!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

LET ME NUTELLA YOU SOMETHING (LMN) By Corey Christy: Cinnamon Biscuit with Nutella Fluff and Roasted Apples
VS
DARK CHOCOLATE TRUFFLE (DCT) By Anna Cofer: Dark Chocolate Chip Biscuit with Salted Caramel Fluff

On the savory side of the competition:  

SMASH DA JERK MON (SDJM) By Heather Denison: Jerk Biscuit with smashed black beans, pineapple salsa Fluff and Cilantro
VS
CHEESE CRACKER ATTACKER (CCA) By Mary Sukiennik: Rice Krispy Cheddar Biscuit with Green Onion Parmesan Fluff

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON)

DCT: the flavors worked well together and you can taste each flavor individually. Texture was soft, but not Crumbly.

CCA: Who is this Sukiennik Woman?! Employ her!

LMN: Tasted like a hip apple pie

SDJM: The only thing missing was a bottle of Rum

CCA: Took me to sitting on the couch watching my Favorite classic movies and chowing down on crackers and cheese!

LMN: One of the Best biscuits I ever had!

DCT: It was like eating a cookie! I WANTED MORE CARAMEL!

SDJM: GREAT BLEND!

DCT: Nice Subtle Chocolate Flavor

CCA: Tasted like a 60’s cocktail party in the delta in my mouth!

SDJM: Im just not Jerky

DCT: YUM!

LMN: Awesomely Delicious!

CCA: OMG! Absolutely loved the cc attacker!

LMN: Best biscuit EVER. You should sell it to Paula Dean

SDJM: Pineapple salsal fluff was amazing!

DCT: Dark Chocolate Truffle salted caramel fluff is the BEST!

DCT: Salted caramel makes me happy

CCA: Delicious: the topping went great with the rice krispy!

LMN: You had me at Nutella but the apples sealed the deal!

SDJM: No Boom becloud here! this was a perfect balance of heat/sweet /savory

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

DARCK CHOCOLATE TRUFFLE by ANNA COFER

and

CHEESE CRACKER ATTACKER By MARY SUKIENNIK

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT DRAWING IS: 

TRAVIS NO Last Name!

BISCUIT TOURNAMENT 2018 ROUND 3!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

DONT STOP TILL YOU GET ENOUGH (DS) By Natalea Thomson: Vanilla and smashed oreo biscuit with white chocolate fluff and oreo crumbles
VS
AN APPLE A DAY (AAAD) By Susannah Snyder: Apple Cinnamon Pecan Oatmeal Biscuit with Lemon, honey peanutbutter fluff

On the savory side of the competition:  

SUSHI ROLL (SR) By Jay Meadows: Seweed and Ginger Biscuit with Cucumber, lox and soy wasabi fluff
VS
PEACEFULLY PROVINCIAL(PP) By: Zabe Premo: Herb de Provence, Lemon zest, Currant biscuit with Lavender and Chive goat fluff

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON)

SR: How can a biscuit taste just like a sushi roll?!

AAD: Apples and peanutbutter together is the best. EVERYONE KNOWS THAT!

PP: So much goodness all together. YES!

AAD: Lemon and Honey got this peanutbutter feeling light and nice!

SR: Compliments to the chef. Ginger and wasabi can be so strong but this was the perfect delicate balance!

DS: Good balance of sweet and complimentary chocolates. the white chocolate fluff was well executed and mingled nicely with the biscuit and cookie topping

PP: Clever use of ingredients. Well balanced and the pop of currant mingled will with the strength of the chives and goat fluff

DS: OMG The unexpected Oreo was AMAZING. Kudos to Apple a day, ALSo SO GOOD!

SR: Lox and bagel gone, Japanese and Southern!!? Whats not to like?!

DS: Oreos are always good

SR: Extra Good with Extra Wasabi!

SR: I would order this every day.

AAP: All about the fluff!

PP: Delightfully Herby

DS: SO GOOD! not overly sweet, perfect

PP: The most delicious thing ive eaten in forever!

AAP: Lemon and peanutbutter…who knew?

SR: This combo was surprisingly delicious. Just enough heat from the wasabi

PP: Provincial was delicious

AAP: Lovely combo, P’nut butter fluff made it

DS: Oreos win with me every time

PP: Great! Chive Goat fluff is amazing!

SR: Was subtle and savory. Pleasantly surprised!

SR: Weird, but good

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

DONT STOP TILL YOU GET ENOUGH by NATALEA THOMSON

and

PEACEFULLY PROVINCIAL by ZABE PREMO

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT DRAWING IS: 


Biscuit Tournament Round 2!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

THIS S#*% IS BANANAS! (SHIB)  by Christi Hardy: Banana Nilla Wafer Biscuit with Sour Cream and Cool Whip Fluff, bananas and Nilla Crumbles
VS
OATMEAL RUM (OR) by Susan Snyder: Oatmeal, Raisin and Pecan Biscuit with Rum Fluff

On the savory side of the competition:  

PEPPER SAYS ME! (PSM) By Cathy Colquett: Sesame Biscuit with Sesame Peppers and Soy sesame pepper sauce
VS
SHRUTE FARM SPECIAL (SFS) by: Maura Worch: Beet and Rosemary Biscuit with Arugula and Goat fluff and Honey

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON)

SFS: A+ Goat fluff! best of the four!

TSIB and OR: Bananas: thought this would be my favorite - but NOPE! Loved the Raisin Pecan Combo!

PSM: Great flavor Balance!

TSIB: The banana was like banana pudding biscuit!

SFS: Beets Me.

TSIB: B-A-N-A-N-A-S

SFS: Beet biscuit is beautiful AND tasty!

OR: The FLUFF! So yummy altogether!

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

This $#*% is Bananas by: Christi Hardy

SHRUTE FARM SPECIAL by: Maura Worch

 

AND! THE WINNER OF THE FREE BISCUIT TOURNAMENT DRAWING IS: 

BOBBY BARICEV!!

Biscuit Tournament 2018! Round 1!

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On the sweet side of the competition:  

MISSISSIPPI MUD (MM) by Malena Packard:  Chocolate Pecan Biscuit with Icing and Pecans
VS
FRANGIPANE BISCUIT (F) by Melissa Johnson: Sweet Almond Biscuit with Frangipane Fluff, Passionfruit Jam, Mango & Mint

On the savory side of the competition:  

COOL AS A CUCUMBER (CC) by Becca Niolet: Green Onion Biscuit with Cucumbers, Chickpeas, Tomatoes & Sour Cream
VS
IS IT A BISCUIT (IIB) by Mike Aukhertz: Peanut Butter Biscuit with Roast Beast & Kimchi

HERE IS WHAT YOU THOUGHT OF THE BISCUITS:  

WE ASKED FOR YOUR COMMENTS AND THEY WERE GREAT!  ( WE WILL USE THE INITIALS OF THE BISCUITS THAT ARE BEING COMMENTED ON)

IIB:  Strange Brew
CC: Like a cool summer picnic in your mouth!
MM: I'll get down and dirty for this biscuit any day! 
F:  Frangipane!  More like " Fran, gee, (my) pan (ts) are off! 
IIB:  What the heck was that?!  I mean, whaaa? Its complicated, but I  like it!  Didn't think peanut butter & kimchi would work.  
CC:  Better than the other option. 
F:  What a surprise!  The Mint was a perfect touch!  
MM: Wow! Just the right amount of chocolate!  And this TX girl always loves a good pecan! 
CC:  Tastes like spring. Very Good!
IIB:  Such a delicious unique flavor!  I'd have never thought kimchi would work so well on a biscuit.  Creativity that tastes good.
F:  I really loved the balance of flavors.  When I ate it I felt like i was transported to a tropical Island.
MM:  It tastes like a good fancy brownie! 
F: Great combination of flavors!  Even baby Lolo liked this one!  
IIB:  Too weird for me!
CC: I looooooove cucumbers and the biscuit was very refreshing.  
F:  Just pure yummies
CC:  Surprisingly tasty!  What a creative combination of ingredients!
F:  Left me wanting one more bite! 
CC: Memories of Greece...
F: Probably my one of my favorite sweet biscuits i have tasted in the three years I have been coming to the tournament! 
CC:  Very refreshing!  Plus that little kick of heat was BAM!  Put it over the top!
IIB:  A beastly delicious kimchi experience!  11/10
F:  My tastebuds couldn't stop tangoing with mango & mint! 
MM:  Delish! Like I imagine the bed of the MS River. 
F:  Would eat this on the regular! 
IIB:  WTF.
CC:  A refreshing mouthful of summer.
MM:  Rich as a brownie!  Could be dessert!
F:  I'm not going to lie. No false Modesty.  That frangipane biscuit is bright and elegant! 
CC:  Yummmmmm!  The perfect savory bite in a biscuit! Very cool!!!!!
IIB/CC:  The kimchi biscuit is sneaky ugly delicious, but that green onion biscuit is killer. 
F:  Ive already decided this is the best biscuit in the tournament. Yum!
MM: Perfect ending to a meal
F:  The jam and mango/mint was amazing.  I wanted to lick the mango off the paper it was that good  
MM: Fudgey like a brownie!

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

FRANGIPANE BISCUIT by Melissa Johnson

COOL AS A CUCUMBER by Becca Niolet