More state fair contest winners announced
Area residents continued to win in competetions throughout the Aug. 7-17 run of the 2014 Iowa State Fair in Des Moines.
Information about the fair, including competion results, can be found on the website www.iowastatefair.org.
In the Midwest Living Cookies competition, Michelle Burgmeier of Lockridge placed third in the Drop Cookies - Unfrosted Drop Cookies Other than Named. She also placed second in Refrigerated and Rolled - Rolled Sugar (frosted) and third in Rolled Sugar (unfrosted).
In the King Arthur Flour Bread competition, Sonny Melchers of Fairfield placed second in Egg, third in Oatmeal and first in Potato.
In the Iowa Bed and Breakfast Quick Breads competition, Nanette Everly of Batavia placed third in Dried Fruit (Dates, Prunes, Raisins, etc.).
Heather Kennedy of Birmingham won first place in the Ice Cream Flavor Creation contest. Michelle Burgmeier of Lockridge earned an honorable mention.
Each entrant received a half-gallon of vanilla ice cream and 30 minutes to make their creation.