Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Bridget Lottman of Norwalk won First Place and a $100 gift card in the Cinnamon Ridge Favorite Cheese Curds competition, judged Thursday, August 12, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Cindy Streff of Urbandale earned Second Place and a $75 gift card. Olivia Smith of Winterset claimed Third Place and a $50 gift card.
Entries were judged on taste, originality 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.