Annual international food festival held in Allerton

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Community members in Allerton celebrated their annual international food festival.

The annual event has brought hundreds of hungry residents to taste some of the best food the Bronx has to offer for the past decade.

Nearly a dozen vendors representing Albanian, Caribbean, Italian, Latin American and African cultures faced off in a food competition

The event also featured music and dancing.

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