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Champion pie goes for $170 at Allen County Fair auction

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - A rhubarb crunch pie baked by an Albion woman took top honors in the single crust division at the Allen County Fair pie baking contest earlier this week and was auctioned off for $170. 

In all there were 20 entries for this year's contest.  

All of the pies were auctioned off for a record total of $1,135.  The profits will be donated to the Allen County Fairgrounds Building Fund.  

The winners were as follows: 

Single Crust Pies

Champion: Dara Yoder, Albion - Rhubarb Crunch Pie

Reserve Champion: Darlene Stahlhut, Fort Wayne - Summer Peach & Blueberry Pie

Double Crust Pies

Champion: Marsha Dennison, Fort Wayne - Rhubarb Cherry Pie

Reserve Champion: Jasper Schroeder, Huntertown - Caramel Apple Pie

Lattice Crust Pies

Champion: Coby Sohn, Columbia City - Goodness Gracious Grape Pie

Reserve Champion: Jillian Warner, Fort Wayne - Plain Jane Blueberry Pie
 


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