Cooking with Strawberries or Rhubarb Contest
It was so popular that we are bringing it back again, The Linn County Fair Association is looking for the best strawberry recipe for The “Cooking with Strawberries” Contest. And back by popular demand is the “Cooking with Rhubarb” Contest. Both contests will be held on Sunday, June 29, 2014 in the Linn Dunn Memorial Building at the fairgrounds in Central City. The contests are open to all Iowa residents of all ages.
Both contest have four categories that each participant may enter ONE item into each. Participant can enter in both contest. The categories include:
· Bring it in a jar
· Bring it in a pan
· Beverage (excluding wine, that may be entered in the “Amateur Wine Making Contest”)
Registration forms will be available at the time of check-in for both contest. The “Cooking with Rhubarb” contest registration will start at 11 am, with the judging beginning at noon. The “Cooking with Strawberries” contest registration will start at 1 pm, with judging beginning at 2 pm. The public taste testing will begin at 4 pm, where the public will have the opportunity to vote for their overall favorite. A winner will be chosen in each of the 4 categories. In both contests the predominant flavor must either be strawberry or rhubarb, depending on which contest you enter.