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Big Biscuit Showdown

Rise Biscuit Donuts today announced the preliminary menu for The Second Annual Big Biscuit Showdown, to be held Thursday, July 27 from 6-9pm at The Rickhouse in Downtown Durham. This unique food competition features thirteen teams comprised of Rise Biscuits Donuts locations and a local brewery or beverage company. Each Rise chef will prepare a special biscuit and donut with inventive toppings and fillings that will be paired with a local craft-made beverage. The public is invited to taste, enjoy and then vote for its favorite biscuit, donut and beverage. The winners receive the coveted Big Biscuit Showdown belt. Tickets are $50 and available in advance at All proceeds from the Big Biscuit Showdown will be donated to the Duke Cancer Institute through Give 1 For Dad, a local fundraising campaign to launch a clinical trial to test a novel approach to treat advanced prostate cancer patients. For more information, visit

Date & Time

July 27, 2017

6:00PM - 9:00PM