Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Pamela Reynolds of Norwalk won first place and $100 in the Ulrich Pella Bologna Side Dish competition, judged Saturday, August 21, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Daniel Hodges of Ames won second place and $50. Rita Cashman-Becker of Fort Madison claimed third place and $25.
Honorable mention was awarded to Mackenzie Becker of Pella.
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 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.