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Rebecca Howe of West Des Moines won first place and a $100 cash award in the AllSpice Ice Cream contest, judged Monday, August 16, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Jenna Brady of Runnells earned second place and Matthew Phoenix of Ankeny claimed third place.
Entries were judged on taste, creativity, mouth feel and balance.
The Iowa State Fair Food Department is the largest of any state fair in the country. There are 134 divisions, 603 classes and nearly 6500 entries at this year’s Fair. Food Department judging is held in the Elwell Family Food Center sponsored by Urban Air.