Iowa State Fair

Food: Candy Chemistry

September 02, 2021

Children entered original candy creations in the Candy Chemistry contest judged Saturday, August 21, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Entries were judged on taste and creativity.

Results follow:

Candy Chemistry (ages 5-8)

1) Analisea Patterson, Des Moines

2) None awarded

3) None awarded

Candy Chemistry (ages 9-12)

1) Brooklyn Sedlock, Indianola

2) Emerson Hilbert, Urbandale

3) None awarded

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.