Sliced Bread Day Contest Winners

The winners in the 2018 Missouri Sliced Bread Day – Bread Baking Contest are:

1st – Patricia Wiedmier
2nd – Pam Miller
3rd – Diana Howe

1st – Lydia Martin
2nd – Linnea Martin
3rd – Allee Hein

Twenty-four entries were passed through the museums bread slicing machine. The judges then prepared the samples for judging and then began the process of selecting a winner.

Judges for the Contest were State Representative Rusty Black, Museum Board member Marvin Holcer and from AB Mauri – the owners of Fleischmann Yeast, Rick Oleshak.  Oleshak says when judging there are a lot of things that you look for.

He explains how they chose the winners.


While the judging took place, the crowd was given live demonstrations of the use of the museum’s bread slicer with several loaves provided by a member of the Chillicothe Farmers Market.

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