Though 2020 has been a 12 months of canceled occasions, some organizers in and round Milwaukee have fortunately stored no less than some semblance of celebration alive within the metropolis of festivals by transitioning to digital occasions. The most recent to take action is Honeypie, who simply introduced the dessert-forward restaurant’s fifth annual Nice Midwestern Pie Championship will happen remotely this 12 months.
For these not within the know, the Nice Midwestern Pie Championship is a contest wherein amateurs and pie professionals alike enter pies to be judged as they vie for sweets supremacy. Winners of particular classes get a Honeypie present card, a Pie Championship Ribbon, and the chance to be featured as a Pie Of The Month at Honeypie.
In its first 4 years, the competition befell at Palomino—Honeypie’s sister institution—throughout Bay View’s annual Beet Avenue Harvest Competition (which, like virtually all the pieces else, won’t be happening this 12 months).
This time round, the rivals are requested to submit pie recipes as a substitute of precise pies. Honeypie bakeshops in Milwaukee and Chicago will choose six recipes from every market, bake them, and ship them to neighborhood companions to guage. Along with awarding honors for Finest Pie General, entrants can even win awards for Prettiest Pie and Finest Pie Story (explaining what the pie recipe means to you).
The entry interval begins at present (October 12) and runs by means of October 30. The finalists will probably be judged November 6 and winners will probably be named November 8. Seek the advice of the press launch under for guidelines and extra data:
For our fifth 12 months we’re going digital…as a result of we like being secure and love pie!
Submit your favourite pie recipe, win prizes, be featured as Pie of the Month at Honeypie, and be the envy of all your buddies! Enter your pie just about at Honeypiecafe.com and Honeypiechicago.com – embrace your recipe, the story of why it’s your favourite pie (e.g. is it your grandma’s? did you make it in your companion on a primary date?), and embrace a photograph. Pies will probably be judged on the recipe, story, and the picture. Winners will probably be Finest Pie General, Prettiest Pie, and Finest Pie Story!
• 1st prize – $100 present card & Pie Championship Ribbon
• 2nd prize – $50 present card & Pie Championship Ribbon
• third prize – $25 present card & Pie Championship Ribbon
• Prettiest Pie – $25 present card & Pie Championship Ribbon
• Pie Story – $25 present card & Pie Championship Ribbon
After the entry interval ends we are going to go to the “Bakeshop voting part”, the place the bakeshops for every retailer will choose entries and choose 6 pies for every market. These 6 recipes will probably be baked by the Bakeshops in Milwaukee and Chicago, after which despatched out to neighborhood companions for judging.
Nov sixth will probably be “Judgement Day”. Each shops may have 8 complete neighborhood companions. These neighborhood companions will obtain a bundle with a slice of all 6 pies to guage.
On November eighth we are going to announce the three profitable pies for every market. Winners will probably be introduced on our web sites, by means of our social channels, and thru our mailing checklist.