Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Young bakers put their best bar cookies to the test in the King Arthur Baking Co. Kids Bar Contest, judged Thursday, August 19, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Clark Spencer of Stanton won first place and a $50 gift card.
Grant Spencer of Stanton earned second place and Michael Ross of West Des Moines claimed third place.
Entries were judged on taste, texture and creativity.
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.