Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Anita Van Gundy of Des Moines won first place and a $200 cash award in the Oh My It’s Peach Pie Contest, judged Friday, August 13, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Alaina Ingebritson of Hubbard earned second place and $125. Rachel Petersen of Knoxville claimed third place and $50.
The traditional two-crust pies were judges on flavor, crust 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.