Kawarthas Northumberland Butter Tart Taste‐Off
This Saturday Sept 24, 2016
To celebrate all the great butter tarts and the continuing success of our Tour, we are hosting the annual Kawarthas Northumberland Butter Tart Taste‐Off on Saturday September 24th in the Morrow Building at the Peterborough Farmers’ Market. Competition in The Taste-Off is open to any of the participating bakeries, cafes, and businesses of our Butter Tart Tour. The winner of each of the Best Tart categories will win a spot to represent our region at Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival in Midland in June 2017.
From 9:30AM to 10:00AM many of our participating bakeries will be offering FREE Samples for the People’s Choice Tastings and Judging
Panels of five judges for each of the first four categories will select winners from the following categories, with the People’s Choice being decided by your votes cast during the event!
- 10:00AM – Best Overall Plain Butter Tart (just the plain facts in this one)
- 10:30AM – Best Locally Sourced Tart
- 11:00AM – Best Alternative Tart
- 11:30AM – Best Gluten Free Tart
- 12:00PM – People’s Choice & Category Winners announced
The Locally Sourced Tart must include at least 75% local ingredients from the Kawarthas Northumberland region. The Best Alternative Tart is where the tart makers can get creative!
More info: http://www.buttertarttour.ca