Stephen Lee, left, culinary superintendent at the Kentucky State Fair, reviewed the recipes of winning cakes with judges Jim Whaley, Janette Chapman and Kathy Byrnes. A recipe must be submitted with each baked item entered in competition.
Stephen Lee, left, culinary superintendent at the Kentucky State Fair, reviewed the recipes of winning cakes with judges Jim Whaley, Janette Chapman and Kathy Byrnes. A recipe must be submitted with each baked item entered in competition.
Stephen Lee, left, culinary superintendent at the Kentucky State Fair, reviewed the recipes of winning cakes with judges Jim Whaley, Janette Chapman and Kathy Byrnes. A recipe must be submitted with each baked item entered in competition.

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