We're looking for cookie baking teams of one adult and one child that have cookie recipes to beat all other cookie recipes!
If you think that YOUR family team has a recipe that could do just that, then register you and your little helper for the JQ99.3/Gerrit's Appliance Cookie Bake Off!
Here are the details:
When: Saturday, December 5th from 9am - 12pm (Bakers start at 8am)
Where: Gerrit's Appliance in Kentwood
Lightning Center 3850 29th. St. Se, Grand Rapids, Mi
What's a contest without prizes!? The three catagories include:
1st Place (Judge's award), People's Choice, Best Presentation, Featured Cookie Winner
PRIZES FOR THE WINNERS - a cooking class for 6 people at Gerrit's Appliances*, Wolf Tabletop Convection Oven valued at $500, Kitchen Aid Mixer valued at $349, Gift cards from Wealthy Street Bakery/Hall Street Bakery & gifts from Grand Rapids Coffee Roasters......just to name a few. Each contested gets a goodie bag filled with prizes and treats!
*Cooking class is for up to 6 people and will be held at the Wyoming Gerrit's Appliance.
Ready to register? Please complete the form below to register for the 2015 Cookie Bake Off.
Note: Registering does not confirm your acceptance in to the contest. You will be contacted separately if you have been selected.
Would you rather taste cookies than bake them?
Join us at the Cookie Bake off as JQ99.3 broadcasts live from 9am - 12pm!
Enjoy FREE cookie tasting and judging starting at 11:45am!
Table decorating tips and tricks with FREE COFFEE and sandwiches!
Judging Criteria: “Judges Choice”
Taste: Flavor is balanced, neither too subtle nor too strong
Contrasting flavors complement each other
Texture: Cookie has appropriate softness or firmness
Cookie has appropriate crumbing
Texture is even throughout the cookie
Frosting or decoration has a pleasing consistency
Appearance: Cookie design is visually appealing
Color and shape of cookies are appealing
Decoration or frosting is visually appealing
Consistency: All cookies presented look equally appealing
Cookies appear evenly baked throughout batch
Shape and size of cookies are consistent
Flavor is consistent throughout batch
Judging Criteria: “Wealthy Street Bakery Choice” – no peanuts please
Taste: Flavor is balanced
Texture is appealing
Add-ins complement each other and overall cookie taste
Uniqueness: Cookie theme stands out
Cookie theme is seasonally appropriate
Large Batch Feasibility:
Recipe can easily translate into large batch production
Ingredients feasible for bakery use
Production techniques feasible for large batches
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