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The Register's Brian Taylor Carlson breaks down all of this year's new fair foods and tells you which ones to try! Brian Powers, bpowers@dmreg.com

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It's the moment we've all been waiting for, Iowa. And now we have three weeks to work up our appetites. 

Get ready to chow down: The new foods at the Iowa State Fair have been released and we're already loosening our belts. The doors will open at the fair Aug. 8 for 11 days of fun and, most importantly, food on a stick.

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Here's a look at all 57 new foods (one more than last year) that are being dished up during the 2019 Iowa State Fair season:

  • Apple Cider Shake-Up - Iowa Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association, main floor of Ag Bldg., under SW stairs
  • Apple Fritter Funnel Cake - McGrath's Funnel Cakes, Triangle
  • Apple Nachos - Applishus, Cultural Center Courtyard
  • Apple Slices with Fresh Ground Honey Roasted Peanut Butter - Iowa Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association, main floor of Ag Bldg, under SW stairs
  • Bacon-Wrapped Pig Wings* - Cindy's Place, SW of Livestock Pavilion
  • Bauder Ultimate Bacon Crisp - Bauder's Ice Cream, SW side of Ag Bldg.
  • Benoits Beignets - Benoit's Orig. Funnel Cakes & Beignets, by the Livestock Pavilion
  • Berkshire Bacon Balls on a Stick - Bacon Box, north of VI Bldg.
  • Boozy Pecan Caramel Apple - Iowa Orchard Association, main floor of Ag Bldg.
  • Breakfast Sandwich – Egg, Corned Beef, and Cheese Biscuit - West Des Moines United Methodist Church, NE corner of Sheep Barn
  • Brownie Waffle Stick - Waffle Chix, front of DNR Bldg.
  • Campfire Cracker Jacks Caramel Sundae - Campfire Cones & Sippers, west of the VI Bldg
  • Caramel Apple Bites - Zag's Popcorn, Grand Ave., west end of Grandstand
  • Caramel Apple Cider Shake
  • Chicken Bacon Ranch Poutine - Benoit's Poutine & Fresh Cut Fries, north of VI Bldg. towards west entrance
  • Chicken Parmesan Stick - Waffle Chix, front of DNR Bldg.
  • Chicken Street Tacos* - Chicken City, Grand Ave., south of Susan Knapp Amphitheater
  • Chocolate Brownie Waffle Stick - Waffle Chix, front of DNR Bldg.
  • Chuckie’s Pork Strip Basket* - Chuckie's Famous Breaded Pork Tenderloins, west of Jacobson Exhibition Center
  • Cookies and Cream Wonder Bar* - Soukup's Wonder Bars, west side of Riley Stage
  • Deep-Fried Deviled Eggs - Cluckin' Coop, Midway-Thrill Ville
  • Dessert Poutine - Benoit's Poutine & Fresh Cut Fries, north of VI Bldg. towards west entrance
  • Dill Pickle Popcorn - Zag's Popcorn, Grand Ave., west end of Grandstand
  • Dilly Dog
  • Double Pork Poutine
  • Fried Avocado Slices - The Veggie-Table, north of VI Bldg., west of maIn entrance
  • Funnel Fries* - Brafford's Foot Longs, SE side of Triangle
  • Georgie's Roast with the Most Wrap* - GMig's Wrap Stand, southeast of the VI Bldg.
  • Jalapeno Popper Pizza* - Leimon's Pizzeria, west of Jacobson Exhibition Center
  • Jumbo Super Dog - Fyfe's Cheese on a Stick and Corn Dogs, north side of Triangle
  • Lemon Sipper with Peppermint* - Campfire Cones & Sippers, west of the VI Bldg.
  • Mexi-Strawberry Chocolate Cheesecake Chimi - Castle's Taco Salad, Triangle, east of Admin Bldg.
  • Monster Cookie Popcorn - Zag's Popcorn, Grand Ave., west end of Grandstand
  • Orange Creamsicle Milkshake - Ford Concessions Sundaes and Flurries, Walnut Square
  • Orange Sipper with Peppermint - Campfire Cones & Sippers, west of the VI Bldg.
  • Peach Empanadas - Tortilla 911, west of Jacobson Exhibition Center
  • Pete's Steak Popper* - Jalapeno Pete's - Food, Jalapeno Pete's on Grand Ave.
  • Pie Shakes (apple, cherry, blueberry, pecan, pumpkin) - Benoit's Ice Cream & Pie Shakes, Rock Island east of Riley Stage
  • Rainbow Poutine (Sriracha sour cream, white cheese sauce and guacamole) - Benoit's Poutine & Fresh Cut Fries, north of VI Bldg. towards west entrance
  • Ranch Hand Steak Salad - Cattlemen's Beef Quarters, SE corner of Walnut Square
  • Salted Caramel Apple Shake
  • Senora Dog - Jalapeno Pete's - Food, Jalapeno Pete's on Grand Ave.
  • Sirloin Beef Tip Sandwich - Old West Roadhouse - Food, SW of Livestock Pavilion
  • Slaughter House Poutine - Benoit's Poutine & Fresh Cut Fries, north of VI Bldg. towards west entrance
  • Slow Roasted Half Chicken Dinner - Chicken City, Grand Ave., south of Susan Knapp Amphitheater
  • Smoked Ham & Eggs - Old West Roadhouse - Food, SW of Livestock Pavilion
  • Soft Serve Cookie Dough Cones - Dipped In Chocolate, outer perimeter of the Livestock Pavilion
  • Strawberry Chocolate Cheesecake Chimi - Castle's Taco Salad, Triangle, east of Admin Bldg.
  • Tangled Onion Pork Po-Boy - Zag's Po-Boys, Rhode Island Ave., SW of Livestock Pavilion
  • The Chief* - The Rib Shack, South of Riley Stage
  • The Chinese Sweet Corn Cup - The Corn Stand, west of Service Center
  • The Colossus* - The Bird's Nest - Food, MidAmerican Stage
  • The Corn Stalker Cocktail - "It Will Sneak Up On You" - Old West Roadhouse - Food, SW of Livestock Pavilion
  • Tiramisu Injection Cone with Flavor Shot
  • Walt's Lemonade Creamsicle - Bacon Box, north of VI Bldg.
  • White Cheddar Popcorn - Zag's Popcorn, Grand Ave., west end of Grandstand
  • X-Treme Balls* - Xtreme Tenderloins, east side of Riley Stage on Rhode Island Ave.
     

*Denotes 2019 Best New Food Finalist

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Brian Taylor Carlson is the food and dining reporter at the Des Moines Register. Reach him at btaylorcar@dmreg.com or 515-284-8552 and follow @briantaylorcarlson on Facebook, @BriinDSM on Twitter and @briindsm on Instagram. Reporters like Brian help take you behind the scenes. Support our work by subscribing today at DesMoinesRegister.com/Deal.

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