NORMAN — Transcript Staff
Arielle Quartuccio, of Norman, recently placed first Sept. 22 in the bread machine category of the Junior Division at the State “Best of Wheat” Bread Baking Contest at the Oklahoma State Fair.
Her entry of white bread topped the other bread machine entries in the class.
The contest is an annual event sponsored by the Oklahoma Wheat Commission. There were 119 participants from 46 counties, all champion or reserve champion winners at the county bread baking contests. Top bread bakers in the state were awarded.
The contest consists of 12 classes, six in the Senior Division and six in the Junior Division.
Senior Division classes include white bread, whole-grain bread, dinner rolls, other wheat breads, sweet breads and machine breads.
Junior Division classes include white bread, dinner rolls, other wheat breads, sweet breads, specialty shapes and machine breads.