Best Food-on-a-Stick & Best Fried Food

Members of the media, which included FOX 26 News anchor Jose Grinan, reporter Ruben Dominguez, co-founders Dave Morales and Jonathan Stenvall, and Houston's Morning Show contributor & radio show host Cleverley Stone, served as judges for the 2019 Gold Buckle Foodie Awards.

Stone introduces the following category winners: 

  • Best Food-on-a-Stick: “Bacon Wrapped Pecan Smoked Sausage” – Holmes Smokehouse
  • Best Fried Food: “Minnechocolate Pie” – The Original Minneapple Pie