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We are delighted to bring you this year’s virtual ‘Best Gingerbread House & Best Decorated Biscuit Contest’ kindly sponsored by James Du Pavey & to be judged by James Du Pavey himself, Sarah Hopcroft of Original Biscuit Bakers & Jana Jacobson, local gingerbread baking champion!

There are two categories at this year’s contest:

Adults Category: Best Made and Decorated Gingerbread House

Criteria: One 3D biscuit building or house which has been made with gingerbread & decorated

Judges will be looking for: Originality, creativity, design, sound structure and stability. The entire house/building must be edible.

Adult Winner’s Prize: A voucher worth £200 to spend in local, independent stores in Market Drayton.

Children’s Category: Best Decorated Gingerbread Biscuit

Criteria: One gingerbread biscuit (can be bought), to be decorated by entrant

Judges will be looking for: Originality of design, consistency of icing, creativity and neatness.

Children’s Winner’s Prize: a gingerbread hamper.

Gingerbread biscuit images provided by Original Biscuit Bakers.

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The contest is free to enter and is a virtual competition.

Before entering, please read the contest terms and conditions by clicking here.

Entrants must take a clear photograph of their gingerbread house or biscuit and upload to the competition application form below.

The best of luck!

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PDF application form – click here.

If you need a word version of the application form, please email us gingerandspicefest@gmail.com 

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