Local krewes announce Taste of Islands winners
By Brenda Alford
The Mystical Order of Mirams and The Mystics of Pleasure would like to thank all the restaurants, businesses and guests inthe area who helped make “The 13th Annual Taste of the Islands another fabulous and festive event with about 400 people in attendance. The Taste was held on Dec. 13 at The Wharf Event Center where The Mystical Order of Mirams Queen, Sherri Whalen (not present) and Emblem, Missy Jones were announced for 2020! The Ten Tymes was a great dance band and a good time was had by all!! The Silent Auction was also an exciting part of the evening, as well.
In keeping with this Holiday tradition, we would also like to thank the Marines for being in attendance and for coordinating The Toys for Tots Drive. We would also like to thank all our guests who donated and made this a huge success!! The Marines thanked us for this event because it’s the biggest donation of toys in the county for these kids. We’d like to give special thanks this year to the areas top restaurants that participated in The Taste! Also, thank you for your preparation of delicious food or drink and the festive decorations on your tables/booths. You outdid yourselves as usual and are all winners! Congratulations to the following on competition: Best salad- Coastal Catering; Best soup/gumbo- Tacky Jack’s; Best appetizer- Sauced; Best dessert- Crazy Cajun; Best drink- Beach House; Best overall by popular vote – Crazy Cajun. Congratulations to all and thank you again for making this event such a success! See you next year!
Pictured: Teams from The Beach House/Sauced and Crazy Cajun.