Zender sisters taste sweet pie-baking glory at Prairie Village contest

first_imgAn entry in this year’s Prairie Village Pie Baking Contest. Not the winner, but a pretty solid looking li’l entry nevertheless.We meant to get this out there sooner, but have been waiting for confirmation of the winners of this year’s VillageFest Pie Baking Contest, held on the Fourth of July in Prairie Village.So without any further ado…bow before these pie lords:Fruit1. Shelby Ross of Prairie Village2. Isabel Cristofani of Prairie Village3. Marianne Noll of Prairie VillageNon-Fruit1. Debra Nixon of Olathe2. Brenda Doyle of Prairie Village(There were only two submissions in this category)Youth1. Olivia Zender of Prairie Village2. Charlotte Zender of Prairie Village3. Josie Gowen of Prairie VillageAnd the winner of the coveted Best in Show prize: Olivia Zender and her famous peach pie. That’s right folks: The youth winner beat out all of the other submission for best in show.“This is the second year in a row that the Best in Show winner was from the Youth category,” notes organizer Susan Forrest. “The kids aren’t just gaining on us, they are taking over!”last_img