Great New England Apple Pie Contest

2015 Great New England Apple Pie Contest
Saturday, October 17, 2015
AppleFest @ Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

 

 

 

Back in it's 5th year, the Great New England Apple Pie Contest has grown substantially over the past two years. With more than 50 entries last year, the number of unique pies and delicious concoctions continues to surprise!

PLEASE BRING YOUR PIE, APPLICATION AND RECIPE WITH YOU TO REGISTRATION AT THE CUSTOMER SERVICE DESK by 10:30am on Saturday, October 17th to register your pie and receive your admission tickets. You will then be directed on where to take your pie.

All entries will receive 2 complimentary AppleFest admission tickets ($24 value - limit of two admission tickets per person, even if more than one pie is submitted).

Judging begins at 11am to provide ample time for judges to taste all the pies and for scores to be tallied quickly.

PRIZES

  • Get your recipe published on numerous websites, including newenglandapples.com, wachusett.com, redapplefarm.com
  • Vouchers to visit various local attractions! Includes tickets to Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, Red Apple Farm Family Pack and more!
  • Bragging rights to claim your pie is the Best in New England!

JUDGING

  • Amateur-only division
  • Two pie categories: Apple Only and Apple and Other
  • Criteria include: appearance, presentation, crust, texture and flavor!
  • Celebrity judges will be on hand including chefs, authors and local representatives
  • Judging will be at 11am with prizes immediately following

Don't forget all the FUN at APPLEFEST all weekend long!!!

 

 

See 2014 Full Results HERE!

Apple Only Pie Category

1st Place Entrant # 14
Theresa Matthews - Gardner, MA
See RECIPE (coming soon)

2nd Place Entrant # 6
Christy Ott - Meriden, CT

3rd Place Entrant #3
Tina Starner - Haverhill, MA

Apple & Other Pie Category

1st Place Entrant # 103
Cory Sullivan - Whitinsville, MA
See RECIPE (coming soon)

2nd Place Entrant # 105
Alyssa Christianson - Ashburnham, MA

3rd Place Entrant # 112
  Theresa Matthews - Gardner, MA

2012 RESULTS

APPLE ONLY

1ST PLACE
PATRICIA KUHN BONITA

2ND PLACE
MELISSA BIRON

3RD PLACE
ELLEN FAGAN

APPLE & OTHER

1ST PLACE
DENISE GOKEY

2ND PLACE
NANCY LUCIER

3RD PLACE
ALYSSA CHRISTIANSON

 TOP 6 IN EACH CATEGORY