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5 Houston business owners compete in H-E-B Quest for Texas Best

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HOUSTON – Five business owners from the Houston area are competing for a chance to get their food sold in H-E-B stores.

They're among the top 25 finalists for the 2018 H-E-B Quest for Texas Best, a statewide food competition. On Tuesday, at the Bunker Hill H-E-B, customers got the chance to sample the finalists' products before they head to Austin for the final judging round.

Local finalists:

1.) Hectic Oatmeal - Houston family that created better instant oatmeal for hectic families. all natural better tasting than the regular packets called.

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2.) 7 flavored Cheesecakes - Made by chef Rey from Sugar Land.

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3.) Big Little Fudge -  combine fudge with cranberry, walnuts, peanut butter and more by Chef from Montgomery.

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4.) Bellefontaine - a french non-dairy ice cream and sorbet

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5.) Bellville meat market - a summer sausage in flavors such as sweet chipotle, peppercorn, no fillers or meat substitutes.

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