ice fest | Zehnder's of Frankenmuth

The sweet and savory tastes of apple pies, pastas, sandwiches and more will take center stage on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at the Michigan Apple Recipe Contest taking place at the annual Zehnder’s Snowfest. Sponsored by Zehnder’s, Michigan Apple, Pioneer Sugar,WITL Radio 100.7 and WSGW News Radio 790, the contest is open to all amateur bakers and cooks over the age of 18. Contest entries must be postmarked by January 3, 2017. Zehnder’s Snowfest runs from January 25-30, 2017 in the Bavarian town of Frankenmuth, just 90 miles north of Detroit.

Individuals interested in entering the contest can download a registration form at by clicking here or by calling 800-863-7999, ext. 450. There is a $5 registration fee per category; non-refundable.

First place prizes in each category include $100 and a Kitchen-Aid Mixer, 40 pounds of Pioneer Sugar, 40 pounds of Nightingale Pastry Flour, two tickets to a Zehnder’s Dinner Show of choice, a Michigan Apple Gift Basket and advances to the Grand Prize Competition. Second prize winners in each category will receive $100, 20 pounds of Pioneer sugar, 20 pounds of Nightingale Pastry Flour, a Michigan Apple Gift Basket, dinner for four at Zehnder’s and advances to the Grand Prize Competition. Third prize winners in all categories will win $50, 10 pounds of Pioneer Sugar, 10 pounds of Nightingale Pastry Flour, dinner for two at Zehnder’s and a Michigan Apple gift basket.

Zehnder’s Snowfest celebrates 26 years of snow-filled fun for more than 150,000 festival attendees. A great winter event for the entire family, the festival presents world class snow sculpture championships, State of Michigan and high school snow sculpting competitions, and the US National Collegiate Ice Carving Competition. Families can also enjoy live music, kid’s activities, food and fireworks. You can view Zehnder’s official Snowfest page here.

 

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January 25, 2017
Zehnder's Snowfest Michigan Apple Recipe Contest

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The sweet and savory tastes of apple pies, pastas, sandwiches and more will take center stage on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at the Michigan Apple Recipe Contest taking place at the annual Zehnder's Snowfest. Sponsored by Zehnder's, Michigan Apple, Pioneer Sugar,WITL Radio 100.7 and WSGW News Radio 790, the contest is open to all amateur bakers and cooks over the age of 18.
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