Your Registration will be confirmed once received. There are 30 places available.
Application for entries will remain open until midnight, Thursday 31 st August. Please note that any entries received after the maximum number or the closing date will not be entered in the competition.
We encourage entries from both novice and experienced bakers.
Only one entry per person
All entries must be your own work.
Do not cut your entry for tasting. Judges will view and taste your entry as it is presented.
Your cake must contain vegetables in the sponge and/or the filling.
Your cake can be decorated in any style – all decorations used must be edible
Your cake may be of any shape, but must be of adequate size to cut into 12 slices (we recommend that it should be sized between 20-25cm for a round cake)
Your cake will ideally be presented on a disposable plastic or paper plate
Cake drop off/ plate collection – Sunday 3 rd September
Registered entries must be received in the Food Theatre, Love lane, between 11am – 1pm on Sunday 3 rd September. We cannot receive cakes before 11 am.
Your cake will be received at the drop-off point and you’ll be given a number. All entries are anonymous when presented to the judges.
You must provide a list of ingredients along with your cake, highlighting any common allergens (including gluten, nuts and dairy). No cake will be accepted without this information.
Entries will be offered to the public to sample, or otherwise used in promotional activity of the Nantwich Food Festival.
Any plates or carrying boxes which entrants wish to leave with the competition organisers should be clearly labelled with the owner’s name and contact details and will be available for collection between 4.30 – 5pm.
Nantwich Food Festival undertakes to take reasonable care of plates or carrying boxes, but ultimately any items are left at the owner’s risk.
Entries will be judged on the following criteria: PRESENTATION CREATIVE USE OF VEGETABLES TASTE TEXTURE
The judge’s decision is final.
Official results will not be disclosed until the official announcement and presentation of prizes in the Food Theatre, Love Lane at 4.30pm on Sunday 3 rd September.
Full results will be available on the Nantwich Food Festival website within 7 days of the judging.
The names/photographs of any Entrant who receives a prize will be published on the Nantwich Food Festival website (and its associated social media accounts) and submitted to local media outlets.