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Competition Results


Food: Sunday Dinner at Mom's

Food: Sunday Dinner at Mom's

August 18, 2021

Patty Hunt of Ankeny won First Place Overall and a $100 cash award in the Sunday Dinner at Mom’s contest, judged Sunday, August 15, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Bridget Lottman of Norwalk earned Second Place Overall and Brooklynn Sedlock of Indianola claimed third place.

Hadley Harvey of Des Moines received the Outstanding Youth Exhibit award.

Contestants were tasked to create a Sunday dinner dish and to accompany it with a short story on why the recipe is important.

Entries were judged on taste, story and appearance.

Complete results follow:

Dessert (adult and youth)

1) Patty Hunt, Ankeny

2) Judy Kiburz-Harrison, Tingley

3) Joyce Larson, New Market

Main Dish (adult and youth)

1) Bridget Lottman, Norwalk

2) Michelle Henderson, Ankeny

3) Kyle Barton, West Des Moines

Vegetable Side Dish (adult and youth)

1) Brooklynn Sedlock, Indianola

2) Bridget Lottman, Norwalk

Treat or Snack (youth only)

1) Brooklynn Sedlock, Indianola

2) Ashlynn Hamilton, Centerville

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.