We had amazing mariachi bands, dancers, and some terrific food at the Mexican Food Cook-Off this Saturday, and in case you missed us announcing the winner, here they are.

The winner of the Folklorico Dance category is:

Ballet Folklorico Totec de la Fe Check out one of their performances below.

 

The winner of the Rock n' Roll Mariachi competition is:

First place- Mariachi Los Pasajero

Second place- Mariachi Ilusion

Third place- Mariachi Espuelas de Plata

 

Chef Competition:

Taco Category:

1st: Justin Aribe from Everyday Gyro

2nd: Jessie Pena from Tacoholics

3rd: Tony G from UTEP

 

Enchiladas Category:

1st: Gregory Leach from Helen of Troy

2nd:  TIE- Justin Aribe from Everyday Gyro / Jessie Pena from Tacoholics

 

Open Dish Category:

1st: Gregory Leach from Helen of Troy

2nd: Jessie Pena from Tacoholics

3rd: Rulis international Kitchen

 

Overall Winner:

1st: Gregory Leach from Helen of Troy

2nd: Jessie Pena from Tacoholics

3rd: Justin Aribe from  Everyday Gyro

 

Restaurant Competition:

Taco Category:

1st: The Original Lucy’s

2nd: Delicious Mexican Eatery

 

Enchiladas Category:

1st: Red Rooster

2nd: Bikini Joe’s

 

Open Dish Category:

1st: Bikini Joe’s

2nd: Delicious Mexican Eatery

 

Overall Winner:

1st: Red Rooster

2nd: Bikini Joe’s

 

Take a look at all the photos here-