Butter Tart – Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Special Class

Butter Tarts

Butter Tarts

The Royal is pleased to introduce this special class which will bring a sense of creativity and fun to a traditional Canadian treat.  Markham Fair is participating in this special class.  Bakers will be able to enter their butter tarts at the Markham Fair in Section 5, Baking and Preserves, Class 92The butter tarts can include any special ingredient. It’s your choice! The winning entry will represent Markham Fair at the RAWF in November.

Class 92 – Butter Tarts with special ingredient

– All entries must be submitted with a list of ingredients. Ingredients will not be disclosed to the judges but must be on hand in case of allergy concerns.


1st – $12, 2nd – $10, 3rd – $8. Ribbons to 5th awarded.

The top three winners of this competition may be contacted by The Royal to participate in ‘between round interviews’ during the Road to the Royal Chef Challenge at Markham Fair and to attend The RAWF for finals of the 2014 Butter Tart Competition on Champions Day.

Before entering this contest, please refer to the additional rules for Homecraft, as well as the following additional rules for Baking and Preserves.

* General Entry Forms Accepted Monday, June 2nd, 2014 -Thursday, September 18th, 2014
* No Entries will be accepted after 8:00p.m.September 18th, 2014
*Will be strictly enforced.*

Exhibits must be brought to the Homecraft Building Tuesday September 30th, 12 noon to 9 p.m. Reclaim your exhibit Sunday October 5th 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (or exhibits will be discarded, ribbons and personal containers will go to the office.)

Visit the Baking and Preserve competitions page here.

Click here to fill out an entry form.  Good luck and see you at the fair!