Have You Ever Eaten a Cactus?
Every day until it closes on October 21, we'll give you the skinny on one of the many worthwhile food items being served up at the State Fair of Texas. Enjoy!
Day 10: Chicken Fried Cactus Bites.
A 2012 Big Tex Choice Awards Finalist!
What is it? Hand-picked prickly pear cactus pads sliced, chicken battered and deep-fried to perfection. Served with sweet and spicy ranch.
Where can you find it? Two locations. The easiest to find is inside the food building.
How much is it? 12 tickets (the equivalent to $6)
Day 1: Fletcher's Corny Dog.
Day 2: Deep Fried Jambalaya.
Day 3: Fried Bacon Cinnamon Roll.
Day 4: Mountain of Curly Fries.
Day 5: Fried Pork Wing.
Day 6: Fried Pecan Pie.
Day 7: Texas Nachos.
Day 8: Salt Water Taffy.
Day 9: Texas Fried Frito Pie..