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The Holiday Sampler: A Seasonal Sampler

It's official, we have just completed the cover to my new cookbook, available NOW, just in time for holiday celebrations and special events for the whole year and every year after this. "The Holiday Hostess Cooking Clinic, A Seasonal Sampler" will include menus and recipes for each month's holidays and special occasions, including photos and illustrations galore. Around 300 pages. $38.00. BUY NOW!

Great American Pie Contest 2014

Another Award Winning Pie! Amish Apricot Pie with a Twist winner of the Great American Pie Contest 2014 from the Scratch Category.

8-3-2013 Champion Pie Baker!

This was a special day for three of the best pie bakers in and around Georgetown and Lexington, Ky. Points have been accumulating since the first contest in Feb. 2013 each month through July 4, 2013, and the winners are First place: Barbara Harper-Bach, Lexington, second place: Page Prewitt, Lexington and third place: Boris from Sam’s Restaurant in Georgetown, Kentucky.

Barbara Harper Bach - Bluegrass Cooking Clinic

Barbara Harper Bach - Bluegrass Cooking Clinic



June 2013

First, Second and Third Place winner in Red State Barbecue fruit pie contest!

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1st Place Winner Spiced June-Apple Pie – June 26, 2013

Spiced June-Apple Slab Pie, just delicious..four pie crusts on a sheet pan, two under and two over a condensed apple and spice filling. An apple jelly glaze is drizzled over the cooled pie. First place at Red State Barbecue Fruit Pie contest June 26, 2013.
1st Place Winner June 26, 2013

2nd Place Winner Rhubarb Pie – June 26, 2013

Kentucky Proud Rhubarb Pie..fresh rhubarb, strawberry extract and strawberry jam are the secret ingredients in this “spring tonic” offering.  Second place at Red State Barbecue Fruit Pie contest June 26, 2013.
2nd Place Winner

I’m on a Roll Winning Pie Contests

May 2013: 1st and 2nd in Chess Pie Contest at Shanghai Express – Georgetown KY

Apr 2013: 1st and 3rd in Cream Pie Contest at Sam’s Truck Shop – Scott County, KY

March 2013: 3rd Place in Savory Pie Contest Georgetown, KY

Feb 2013: 1st and 2nd in Open Pie Contest at Fava’s Restaurant – Scott County, KY