Iowa State Fair

Food: Bread Pudding

August 18, 2021

Diane Rauh of Des Moines won first place and a $75 cash award in the Bread Pudding contest, judged Saturday, August 14, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Belinda Myers of Osceola claimed second place and $50. Jamie Buelt of Polk City earned third place and $25.

Entries were judged on taste, texture and appearance.

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.