Iowa State Fair

Food: Lady Baltimore Cake

September 02, 2021

Terri Treft of Sioux City won first place in the Lady Baltimore Cake competition, judged Friday, August 20, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Jessica Denner of Polk City claimed second place, and Ann Gillotti of Ankeny took home third place.

Entries were judged on taste, texture, filling 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.