First Annual

Pie Contest

 
 
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It’s pie season! Do you like to bake pies, or have an amazing family pie recipe?

Bakers will compete side-by-side to garner the attention of the Last Course pie judges - a collection of Utah's finest.

You could win $400 in cash and other sweet treats!

Enter to win!

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Contest Rules


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The “Eyes on the Pies” Pie Contest is open to everyone!

By participating in this event, contestants agree: 

  • To abide by the contest rules and decisions of the judges,

  • To allow their pie recipe to be viewed and used by Last Course and

  • To allow organizers to publish photographs of them and their pies.


Pie Information 

  • Crust and filling must be made from scratch by the contestant in a 9” pie pan.

 

Entry Information 


Round 1

  • To enter the contest, contestants must complete an entry form (form above) with a pie recipe, and a picture of the pie no later than Wednesday Sept. 25th 2019.

  • LC’s Executive Chef and team will narrow to the Top 5 pies and announce the Top 5 on Monday Sept. 30th.

Round 2

  • The Top 5 pie contestants will compete in an in-store competition in the beginning of October at the Draper Last Course Store location.

  • If selected as part of the Top 5 in-store competition,

      • All pies, must be submitted between 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM the day of the contest at the Draper store location.

      • There will be a minimum of 3 judges, and pies will be evaluated by contestant number only (no names).

      • Judging criteria will include overall appearance and taste. Note that pie pan will not be considered a part of the presentation.

      • The winners will be announced immediately following the judging on Saturday between 5:00 and 6:00 pm.

 

Judging


Each pie will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Overall appearance

  • Crust color, flavor, and texture

  • Filling consistency and flavor

  • Originality

  • Duplicability

A panel of judges from the community will judge the entries. This is a blind judging, and all decisions of the judges are final. Winners will be announced after the judging is complete that night of the in store competition.

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Winners & Prizes


Winners will be photographed and announced on Last Course’s social media sites

There will only be one Grand Prize Winner*

  • Grand Prize Winner:

    • $200 cash, $200 Last Course Gift Card, your pie featured on Last Course’s Thanksgiving Pie Menu and other sweet treats!

  • 2nd Runner Up:

    • $50 cash, $50 Last Course Gift Card

  • 3rd Runner Up:

    • $25 cash, $25 Last Course Gift Card

*The Grand Prize Winner’s Pie will be available to pre order for Thanksgiving on Tuesday October 15th on Last Course’s website as well as in stores.