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John Chester Dutch Oven Cookoff Results at Indian Summer Day 2017

The 2017 John Chester Dutch Oven Cook-off at Heritage Park on Saturday October 7 was attended by ten cooking teams, all in the adult division. Seven cooks were from Hopkins County and three were from outside the county. The teams fed over 250 persons who came to enjoy the food at Indian Summer Day. Cook0ff Director this year was Chris Wilson, son of contest founder Rick Wilson.


  1. Donnie and Katie Martin
  2. Fred and Wanda Crist
  3.  Geary Almon and Dan Powell


MEAT…Rick Wilson and Marie Chester

VEGETABLE…Tim and Kathey Berger

BREAD…Donnie Peters and Kristin Brown

DESSERT…Margie Ford and Teresa Reser

BEST IN OVEN…Richard Watkins and Diane McGregor

Author: Enola Gay

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