Event: Albany food fight pickled edition happening Saturday

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Saturday afternoon in Albany there will be quite the food fight, but it’s not one that you would find in a school cafeteria.

Local businesses are going head to head competing and pickling a variety of foods. Participating restaurants will offer one or two prepared entries to be tasted and judged.

While there is no general admission to the event, tasting samples will be available for $1.00 each. The public should plan on bringing cash to event, particularly one dollar bills.

pickle heather

  • Location: North Pearl Street
  • Address: North Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12207
  • Times: Noon to 3:00 PM
  • Admission: $1 per tasting portion
  • Contact: Rebecca Haizmann

Participating eateries include:
Aji Steakstone & Sushi
Ama Cocina
The Barrel Saloon & Texas BBQ
The Capital Eatery & Lounge
Charter (Hilton Albany)
Cider Belly Doughnuts
The City Beer Hall
Dali Mamma
Dawn’s Victory Sports Cafe
The Hollow Bar + Kitchen
Jack’s Oyster House
Maurice’s Pearl Street Delicatessen
The Merry Monk
Olde English Pub
Pearl Street Pub
Public House 42
Yono’s | dp’s

The Awards
“Spear-it Award” (People’s Choice) | $250
“You are the Bread to My Butter Pickle Award” (Best Use of a Cucumber Pickle) | $250
“Your Downtown Dill is a Thrill Award” (Best Use of a Pickled Ingredient) | $250
“You Can Pickle That Award” (Most Creative Use of a Pickle or Pickle(d) Ingredient) | $250

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