First Ever Biscuits, Bloody and the Blues Crowns Winners

Six restaurants, seven ISO musicians, one blues band and 200 brunch-loving guests add up to the first ever Biscuits, Bloodys and the Blues, held August 27 at the Magnolia Building in Lakeland. The event, created and organized by ISO VP Deedre Daniel, featured a competition for the best biscuit and best Bloody Mary judged by attendees as well as secret panels of judges.

Fish City Grill, Frescos, Grillsmith, Masons Live, Popeyes and Square 1 shared samples of their delicious creations with the crowd, who voted for the peoples choice winner using poker chips. 
People's Choice Best Biscuit: Grillsmith
People's Choice Best Bloody Mary: Grillsmith
Stop by this month… the winning combination will be the featured brunch special!

Two secret panels of judges also reviewed the entries. The Brunch Bunch considered the creativity and deliciousness of the Bloody Marys while the Granny Panel scrutinized the biscuits.
Granny Panel Best Biscuit: Frescos
Brunch Bunch Best Bloody Mary: Square 1

Thanks to Event Chair Deedre Daniel and committee members Kara Simm and Brad Sundgren and to these "Biscuit Benefactors" who made #thefirstBBB possible: API-Advertising, Premiums & Incentives; Deedre Daniel; dirt Landscape Architecture; Image Depot Express; Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits; and Southside Package & Lounge.