Deadline for entry is December 6, 2017 at the close of business. Please include your name, address and phone number for each entry submitted. If not using the form below, send your recipe to: Pies for the Holidays, WSGW Radio, 1795 Tittabawassee Road, Saginaw, MI 48604.
The cook off will take place December 13, 2017, at the The Maytag Store on Tittabawassee in Saginaw.
Fifteen finalists will be selected from all entries submitted. Finalists will be required to prep and bake their pies on site. Please bring all ingredients needed with you. If you are making your pie crust from scratch you must make it on site. You may use a store bought, ready made pie crust. Making and baking the pies will take place on site from 9am to 12noon. If any recipe contains sugar, the brand must be Pioneer Sugar. Please include the name of your pie. All food products must be obtained commercially. Judging will take place at 12:00 noon. Decision of the judges is final. The judges will score using one total number based on taste, texture and presentation.
Prizes provided by The Maytag Store:
- First place will win $200.00 in cash
- Second place will win $100.00 in cash
- Third place will win $50.00 in cash.
Each finalist will receive an apron from Pioneer Sugar.
***All contestants are required to wear a hat or hairnet. You will need to prepare four sample plates for the judges and one presentation plate to be photographed. All recipes become the property of Alpha Media,LLC, and may be reproduced by printing, audio and other electronic means including the internet.