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Tastemakers Austin 2021
The 2021 CultureMap Tastemaker Awards was a night for foodie friends to gather. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Guests clamored to commemorate the occasion at several photo booth spots. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
The open-air space of Fair Market made for the perfect host locale. Photo by Kristy Duff
Austin Tastemaker Awards 2021
Guests enjoyed the ample outdoor lounge space. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
VIPs were treated to early entry and toasted the event with specialty sips. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
The evening's bartenders worked nonstop to keep guests in craft cocktails.  Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Guests nosh and catch up with foodie friends outside. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Chicken Salad Shoppe provided not on,e but five different specialty bites.  Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
A variety of meat dishes dazzled Tastemakers guests. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Uchiko's strawberry choux. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Honey Moon Spirit Lounge's crab rice. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Maestro Dobel Tequila kept the cocktails coming. Photo by Kristy Duff
Austin Tastemaker Awards 2021
The bar also featured Stranahan's Single Malt Whiskey  Photo by Kristy Duff
Austin Tastemaker Awards 2021
Oskar Blues poured the evening's featured brews. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Partygoers cooled down with a refreshing dose of Topo Chico. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Emcee Tim League kept the awards program short and sweet. Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
Beloved East Austin taqueria Nixta was awarded Austin Restaurant of the Year.  Photo by Kristy Duff
Tastemakers Austin 2021
The evening was filled with good times and tasty eats. Photo by Kristy Duff