Hopped Taco Throwdown gathers the best and most innovative chefs from all of Las Vegas who normally don’t create tacos to step out of their comfort zones for one goal: to create a few dozen eccentric tacos and earn the title of Hopped Taco Champion.
Chefs will compete in three categories:
Hopped Taco – best beer-infused taco
Taco Loco – most creative taco
Taco Dulce – best sweet/dessert taco
the 2017 WINNERS
Taco Dolce WinnerChef Geno Bernardo
Pizzelle, Philly Cheese Cake, Oculto & Strawberry Granita
Taco Loco WinnerChef Jamie Tran
Taco De La Chinois
Tuna and Salmon Tartare Taco with Micro Cilantro, Spicy Jalapenño Sauce, Tobiko, on a Crispy Salmon Skin Shell.
Hopped Taco WinnerChef Sterling Buckley
Beer Braised Pork Belly, Drunk Pickles & Magic