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King Arthur Flour Baking Contest

Sponsored by Eastern States Exposition and King Arthur Flour

Department 45

Division 4501
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Entry Deadline is September 7, 2018

Please contact creativearts@thebige.com for late entry information.


Online Entry: https://TheBigE.fairwire.com

Mail in Entry Form


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DIVISION 4501 KING ARTHUR FLOUR BAKING CONTEST

Get into the kitchen and grab your mixing bowl: you could be a prize winner in this year's King Arthur Flour Baking Contest. Show us your blue-ribbon skills: Bake up your best Bars or Cookies for a chance to win! Find the rules at 2018 King Arthur Flour Baking Contest Information.

Only one entry per participant please.

KING ARTHUR FLOUR PRIZES:

1st place:$75 gift certificate to the Baker’s Catalogue/ kingarthurflour.com

2nd place: $50 gift certificate to the Baker’s Catalogue/ kingarthurflour.com

3rd place: King Arthur Flour Baker's Companion Cookbook

All winners will also receive a gorgeous ribbon


Entry Form Due

September 7. An exhibitor registration received by September 7, 2018 and meeting all the rules of the contest may receive reimbursement for two (2) entry tickets

Online Entry: https://TheBigE.fairwire.com

Email: Creativearts@TheBigE.com

Fax: 413-205-5104

Mail: Eastern States Exposition

Creative Arts – King Arthur

1305 Memorial Avenue

West Springfield MA 01089

Entry Limit

One entry per person

Class

All (Youth & Adult)

Premiums

First: $75 gift certificate to the Baker’s Catalogue/ kingarthurflour.com

Second: $50 gift certificate to the Baker’s Catalogue/ kingarthurflour.com

Third: King Arthur Flour Baker's Companion Cookbook

Drop Off

Thursday, September 20

8:30 am to 12:00 pm

New England Center

Judging

Thursday, September 20

12:00 pm

Release

Thursday, September 20

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm (except Best of Department)

Best of Department Only:

Monday, Oct. 1, 10-7

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 8-1

New England Center

After November 30, all unclaimed items become the property of Eastern States Exposition and will be disposed of as deemed necessary.

For additional Information, please contact Creative Arts at Creativearts@TheBigE.com or call 413-205-5015.


Entries are to be brought to the New England Center, Door 2 between 8:30am and 12:00pm on Thursday, September 20th. Judging begins at 12:00 noon. Once judging commences no entries will be allowed. Only the judges will be allowed to sample entries.


RULES:

1.Exhibitor must use King Arthur Flour in their recipe and bring the opened bag of King Arthur Flour or submit a UPC label from the flour bag when he/she submits the entered food item.

2.Contestant must follow the determined category, Cookies or Bars. Must use “their own” or “an original” recipe. All entered items must be baked.

3.Enter online at https://TheBigE.fairwire.com.Entry forms may also be emailed, faxed or mailed in, but must be received by September 7, 2018.

4.Eligible exhibitors meeting all the rules of the contest may receive reimbursement for two (2) entry tickets. Entry must be received by September 7, 2018.

5.Contestants of any age are welcome to participate with a limit of one entry per person.

6.Recipes must be typed on an 8 ½” x 11” piece of white paper. Contestant’s name, address and phone number must be included on the back only. The recipes should be original and unpublished of which you are the owner.

7.Submit a minimum of 4 servings on a paper plate or disposable container.

8.All participants must be present to receive awards at 1:00 pm.

9.Mixes and prepared foods may not be used in recipes.

10.Judging criteria for baked good:

Taste 50 points

Overall Appearance + Creativity 25 points

Texture 25 points

TOTAL 100 points

11.Failure to follow the rules may result in disqualification.

12.The recipe owner retains the rights to their recipes. The exhibitor grants permission to Eastern States Exposition to edit, adapt, and publish (not copyright) images of the finished product for use of publicity, promotion, and/or advertising, with proper photo credit, without compensation to the exhibitor. The Eastern States Exposition will not publish the recipe without prior written consent of the exhibitor. The recipe will not be available for public viewing while on exhibit.

13. The recipe must accompany the entry and every ingredient must be listed with exact measurement (no rounded measurement) and the type of ingredient (example self-rising flour) must be specified.Follow general proper recipe procedures, listing all steps of preparation, pan sizes, temperature and baking time. Entries will be marked down for incomplete recipes.

14.Entries will be released after 5:00 pm, except the first place winner. Entries left after 6:00 pm will become the property of Eastern States Exposition. First place entries will become the property of Eastern States Exposition and will remain on display during the Fair at the discretion of the Creative Arts Coordinator.

15.King Arthur Flour and The Eastern States Exposition are not responsible for replacing lost or misplaced prizes or ribbons (including: gift cards).




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