2012 Jamboree Pie Contest Results

There were 13 pies entered in the 2012 SD Home Baked Pie Contest. Judging and awards took place on Wednesday, August 22nd at the Prairie Village board of director’s appreciation supper for the Jamboree exhibitors, vendors and volunteers.

Judges for the Pie Contest were:
Edane Bowman from Brandon, SD
Sue Geiderscheidt from Centuria, WI
Kari Christensen from Gilbert, AZ

Winners of the 2012 Pie Contest were:
First Place: Ruth Overby from Mellette, SD with her Cherry Peach Pie
Second Place: Margie Boldt from Madison, SD with her Coconut Cream Pie
Third Place: Elsa Leighton from Madison, SD with her Peach Pie

First Place Winning Recipe
Cherry Peach Pie

1 can cherry pie filling
1 1/2 cup fresh or frozen peaches
3 T sugar
1 T corn starch
1/2 t almond flavor
2 T butter

Mix sugar, starch into peaches. Add almond flavoring, stir in cherry pie filling. Put into pie crust – add butter. Add top crust. Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes, then 350 degrees for 45 minutes.

Pie Crust
2 cups all purpose flour
1 cup Crisco
1/2 cup Seven Up
1/4 t salt