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Collingswood Farmers' Market Apple Pie Contest 2018

The Umpteenth Annual Apple Pie Contest at the Collingswood Farmers' Market 2018 was held last Saturday, October 13th.  I say umpteenth because no one knows for sure how many years it's been held.  Best guess is close to 18 years now, since it was started shortly after the Market's creation.   As with many of our Saturdays (and other days this past Summer and Fall) we started the day out in the rain.  However on this day the skies parted not with a downpour but rather with sun rays.  What started out gloomy ended up as a lovely day, filled with bright smiles and warm apple pies!

As usual with most food contests at the Market, we started out with the best of intentions - 24 people entered the contest, with 16 participants actually entering their pies this year.  Two people won awards for two categories - Presentation and winner in their category - Classic or Apples Plus.  All the pies this year were extraordinarily good - not a bad apple in the bunch! The pies were all perf…

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