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Friday and Saturday, August 17 & 18, 2018
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 Photo by Tara Chumsae, Hubbardston
"Best Photo of the 2016
Hardwick Fair"

 © 2018 Hardwick Community Fair Association




Committee - Maureen Czabaj, Kaeli Grupp, Laurie Hickson, Cara Wilczynski, Kate Hickson, Kylie Hickson

Challenge Recipe - Almond Fruit Squares

RULES: All food will be cut and auctioned or sold at the fair. All food must be made by the exhibitor. No microwave cookery. All food must be cooled and placed on a plate that can go to auction (in a resealable plastic bag.) We do not accept exhibits that require refrigeration. All quick breads/cakes must be whole. (Do not slice) All entries must include a complete recipe and not just an ingredient list. Please use a 3x5 index card or typed any size. No box mixes, except in specific category. All winning recipes become the property of the Hardwick Community Fair. Please note required amounts for some items. (When in doubt, or not specified, place 7 items on a plate)

2007 home bakingADULT COOKING (17+ years)

A.  PIES (Must include recipe for crust as well as filling)
    1.  Apple    2. Blueberry  3. Favorite pie
B.  QUICK BREADS (must be standard loaf size)
    1.  Pumpkin    2. Favorite  3. Fruit
C.  MUFFINS (7 on a plate)
    1. Berry    2. Other   
    (Your favorite recipe featuring ginger)
    1.  Coffee    2. Favorite  3. Chocolate 

    1. Chocolate Chip   2. Spice   3. Favorite   
G.  BROWNIES (7 on a plate)
    1.  Blond    2. Chocolate
H. Creative Use of a Mix - Start with a boxed mix and add ingredients to create something entirely different!
I. Sweet Yeast Dough (Tea Rings, braids, poppy seed bread, rolls, etc.)
J.   GLUTEN FREE Any recipe that is gluten-free.
K. THE JOY OF ALMONDS Any recipe that features almonds; paste, flour, nuts, extract, etc.
L. It’s PEANUTTY GOOD! (Favorite recipe featuring peanut butter)
M. EAT YOUR VEGGIES! (Any recipe featuring your garden vegetables...get creative!)
P. “MICKY DIMARTINO” ADULT Challenge Recipe In honor of our friend and long-time Hardwick Fair Baking Committee leader, this year’s challenge is: the best
Almond Fruit Squares. Recipe may not be altered in any way.

Pick one of the above categories and challenge your family members and/or friends to a bake off! Have fun!



Click here to download registration entry cards for Adult Exhibitors.
Click here to download registration entry cards for Youth Exhibitors.
NOTE: You will still need to check in at the registration table with your cards.