Friday Food Fight: The best of the bubbles

Prosecco sales have doubled in the last decade. But which one should you buy for New Year’s Eve?

Winners! Photos by David Warner, except where noted below.

Friday Food Fight: Best of 2021

Find out who won the taste-offs for best cheeseburger, salad, donuts and more.

Three cookies from Bake'n Babes topped by a snow globe cookie from Alessi Bakery. Photos by David Warner.

Christmas Cookie Showdown: Alessi Bakery vs. Bake’n Babes

‘Tis the season for cookies, so we decided to investigate the offerings at two local bastions of cookie-dom.

Slices from Fabrica. Photo: David Warner

Pizzas with heat: Fabrica vs. Colony Grill

In this Friday Food Fight, we pit a local favorite against an 86-year-old newcomer.

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Pumpkin pie or pumpkin cheesecake?

Mike’s Pies and Fresh Market do pumpkin desserts right — but which one wins the Food Fight?

A fan at "Something Rotten" on National Egg Day. SpotCo for

O, Omelette! Willa’s vs. The Frog Pond

Two eggs-cellent omelettes from restaurants in Tampa and St. Pete Beach, but only one can prevail.

Toss Salads & Wraps in Downtown St. Pete. Photos: David Warner

Salad Daze: The Columbia vs. Toss

A surprisingly close battle between a classic and a newcomer.

The D.G.C. (Dan's Grilled Cheese) at Uptown Eats. (Photo: Uptown Eats on Instagram.)

The Grill of Victory: Fo’Cheezy vs. Uptown Eats

There’s no more comforting comfort food than a grilled cheese sandwich. See who did it best.

The Croque Madame at La Croisette.

What a Croque! La Croisette vs. Sammy + Paco’s

In this week’s Friday Food Fight we taste two versions of a classic French sandwich: the Croque Madame.

The contenders: Better Byrd's THE Number One (left) and Popeyes' Classic Chicken Sandwich.

Popeyes vs. Better Byrd: Who’s the chicken sandwich champ?

Remember the Chicken Sandwich Frenzy of 2019? People were actually killing each other over the crispy chicken sandwich from Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. A jaw-dropping timeline from the pop culture site […]