Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Brian Keul of West Des Moines won first place and a $50 cash ward in the Desserts for Lou Sipolt contest judged Sunday, August 14, at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.
April Oxendale of Urbandale claimed second place and $25. Robin Abraham of Cedar Falls earned third place and $10.
Entrants were challenged to create an award-worthy dessert non-chocolate dessert.
Entries were judged on taste and presentation.
The Iowa State Fair Food Department is the largest of any state fair in the country. There are 128 divisions, 615 classes and nearly 6,300 entries at this year’s Fair. Food Department judging is held in the Elwell Family Food Center sponsored by Urban Air Adventure Park.