2015 Apple Day is Saturday, September 19
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Do you have the Award-Winning recipe for 2015?
Time to get out the recipe box! Enter the Pie and Dessert Contest for a chance to win a custom created memorial Pie Pan. Click here to register — there is a category for all!
2014 Baking Contest Winners
Thank you to all who participated! A special thanks to Nathalie Wilson, for her coordination, ICA Foodshelf for helping, and Brightwater Clothing and Gear and Zydeco Designs for sponsoring!
1) Home Baked All-American Apple Pie:
First place: Barb Swanson
Second place: Betsy Johnson
2) Commercial All-American Apple Pie:
First place: Ryan Severhus - Minnetonka Country Club
Second place: Sara Miller - 318 Cafe
3) Home Baked Creative Apple Pie:
First place: Sarah Punch
Second place: Nancy Spannus
4) Home Baked Apple Dessert:
First place: Andrew Punch
Second place: Diane Hanson
5) Commercial Apple Dessert
First place: Trent Clasen - Jake O'Connors
Second place: (no second place award)
6) Youth Apple Pie & Dessert
First place: Zoey Busch
Second place: Linden Rude
2014 Apple Day Pie Eating Contest Winners
Thank you to all who participated in this fun contest! A special thanks to Nick Ruehl, Nathalie Wilson and Kowalski's Markets for sponsoring!
Adult winner: George Yankoupe - Wayzata
Youth winner - Kendall Rude - Excelsior
The Excelsior Crab!
Did you know? This beautiful, hardy variety of the crab apple, known as the Excelsior Crab, was originated with Peter M. Gideon of Excelsior! It was a seedling of the famous Wealthy apple.
Apple Day in Pictures - enjoy reliving our beloved celebration
Special thanks goes to local photographer and Chamber member, Marnie Swenson at MJ Fotography for documenting our Apple Day — it was a bushel of fun!
Saturday, September 19, 2015
Thank you to our 2014 event sponsors: