Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Terri Treft of Sioux City won first place and a $75 cash award in the Whole Grain Breads with Red Star Platinum Yeast contest, judged Thursday, August 19, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Joyce Larson of New Market claimed second place and $50. Gail Sauvage of St. Charles earned third place and $25.
Entries were judged on shape, crust, texture and flavor.
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.