Sat Aug 25

Mohawk presents


1:00 PM · Outside · All ages

Quesoff, a celebration of all things melted cheese, will take place at The Mohawk (912 Red River) on Saturday, August 25th. Around thirty vendors of all shapes and sizes - restaurants, top chefs, home-cooks, neighbors, brothers, sisters will all go head to head in four categories - Meaty, Spicy, Veggie and Wild Card. A Best in Show will also be awarded.

Quesoff is honored to benefit the Central Texas Food Bank - entry will be free with a donation of two canned goods or a $2 donation per person. Bags of chips will be available for $5. This event is not BYOC.

VERY IMPORTANT -- for folks donating cash, please line up at the front entrance on Red River; folks donating cans can line up at the back entrance on 10th.

This year's teams include past winners Frank, Cheesus and the Austin Facial Hair Club; along with a whole slew of local eateries and businesses like Dai Due, Micklethewait Craft Meats, Central Standard, Il Brutto, Fresa's, Better Half, Scholz Garten, Trudy's, Pelóns, Mama Fu's, Austin Daily Press, Jo's Downtown, Posse East, Kesos Taco House, Counterfeit Queso, Asador Mexican BBQ, Tapatio, Austin's Pizza, Liberation Kitchen, as well as 'home teams' such as Downtown Cheesy Brown, Wing-A-Licious and Gooey. Plus hotels Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel and The LINE Austin, and just straight up land masses Willigan's Island and Jaime's Spanish Village.

Quesoff would like to thank its partners Lone Star Beer, Hot Luck, Rambler & Lunchwithadi. Rambler will provide complimentary ice-cold sparkling water to the first 100 folks in line.

Tunes will be provided by DJ Johnny Hottub; photobooth courtesy of SayQueso Photobooth!

This year's Quesoff winner will be invited to compete in San Antonio's Queso Meltdown in November!


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