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Blue Ribbon Fair Food Recipes

Funnel cakes and hot dogs anyone? Enjoy the fairest of all fair food at home with these yumtastic recipes from counties the country over!

A platter of County Fair Caramel Apple Cakes.

County Fair Caramel Apple Cakes

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By Darla Hill
These cute cupcakes will remind you of all the fun of the county fair and ...
(8 ratings)
Corn Dog on a Stick on a plate with french fries.

Corn Dogs On A Stick

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By Cherie Szilvagyi
A favorite from the county fair, sizzling and hot. Oh, what memories of that American ...
(3 ratings)
Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cake Pops in a vase of candy.

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cake Pops

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By Miranda Roderick
If you are a peanut butter lover, you will adore these delicious little treats. Every ...
(4 ratings)
A platter of German Soft Pretzels.

German Soft Pretzels

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By Cherie Szilvagyi
Steven, my son, is quite the chef nowadays and has taken numerous awards, including Chef ...
(3 ratings)
Steak Kabobs on a platter.

Steak Kabobs

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By Aurora McBee
This is a summer favorite of mine. I also frequently make these while we're camping.
(4 ratings)
A platter of Gluten-Free Cheesy Corn Pups with dipping sauce.

Gluten-free Cheesy Corn Pups

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By Suzanne Banfield
Many of my friends and relatives need to eat gluten-free so I try to develop ...
(1 rating)
A platter of Deep Fried Mushrooms with dipping sauce.

Deep-fried Mushrooms

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By Jamie Ball
These deep-fried mushrooms are a favorite of my youngest son. They're his special treat.
(5 ratings)
A platter of Caramel Apples.

Caramel Apples

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By Wendy Rusch
My mom worked at an apple orchard when I was a child and they made ...
(8 ratings)
Texas Hot Dogs With Chili Sauce.

Texas Hot Dogs With My Chili Sauce

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Texas Hot Dogs are famous where we live. The sauce is a big secret... ...
(3 ratings)
Caramelization on the Chicken Pineapple Kabobs.

Chicken Pineapple Kabobs

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By Luci Vieira
Everyone loves these quick and easy chicken and pineapple kabobs! The longer you marinate the ...
(7 ratings)
Funnel Cakes topped with powdered sugar, chocolate sauce, strawberries, and whipped cream.

Funnel Cakes

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By Chris Elizondo
Everyone loves funnel cakes! Who knew they were so easy to make at home? Load ...
(2 ratings)
Grilled Pork Kabobs on a plate with rice.

Grilled Pork Kabobs

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By Shelley Simpson
Here is one of my family's favorite grilled meals. I serve up some potato salad ...
(4 ratings)
Sopaipillas on a plate drizzled with honey.

Sopaipillas (mexican Dessert)

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By Melissa Turner
Tender warm pillows of fried dough, sprinkled with cinnamon sugar and drizzled with honey.
(7 ratings)
Deep Fried Deviled Eggs with Chipotle Ranch Dressing.

Deep Fried Deviled Eggs

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By Michelle Pitts
I seen something similar to this recipe a tweaked it to my liking. My family ...
(3 ratings)
Thick-N-Rich Hot Fudge Sauce drizzled over a slice of cookie pie.

Thick And Rich Hot Fudge Sauce

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By Wendy Rusch
This hot fudge is so simple to whip up. So yummy on so many things ...
(4 ratings)
Deep fried apple pie tortilla sliced in half on a plate.

Apple Pie, Deep Fry

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By Marie Gunkel
I worked in a taco shop once that made this apple treat. Simple and very ...
(2 ratings)
Three cinnamon candy apples on a white plate.

Carnival Candy Apples

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By MaryJane Kent
Please note that cinnamon oil is not an essential ingredient, it's up to you whether ...
(2 ratings)
Quesadilla burger with pico de gallo and chips on a plate.

Quesadilla Burgers

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By Christina Haley
This tasty burger is a big hit with my adult children! It is a ...
(1 rating)

Susie's Pretzel Dogs

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By Sue Lally
These are great for Super Bowl parties or taking to work for lunch! They ...
(6 ratings)

Breaded Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches

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By Julia Ferguson
A BLAST FROM THE PAST - Tender pork tenderloin pounded thin and breaded in Corn ...
(9 ratings)

Grilled Onion Cheeseburgers!

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By Jody Wood
I created this burger because I just love the big grilled onion burgers at the ...
(3 ratings)

Buttermilk Cake Doughnuts

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By Susan Din
This is a very simple recipe, and I've made them many times with delicious results ...
(3 ratings)

Chili Cheese Dog Nachos

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By Brandy Bender
I had this the other night. I wanted to make chili cheese dogs but did ...
(2 ratings)

Homemade Soft Pretzels

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By Jess Weible
Every year my husband and I have an Oktoberfest party. These little pretzel nuggets are ...
(28 ratings)