Taste to showcase pie baking contest
The Taste of Williamsville "Savor the Flavor" will host the annual pie baking contest Tuesday, Aug. 1 at Island Park behind Village Hall, 5565 Main St.
No registration is required just bring a homemade pie to the Island by 1 p.m. the day of the taste. Judging will take place from 1:15 to 4 p.m.
Last year's winners included top prize to Emily Seier, 12, of St. Gregory the Great School. She baked a lime meringue pie. Other winners were grape fruit and blueberry pies.
The desserts will be judged by five members of the community. A ribbon will be awarded to the grand prize winner as well as prizes for the Best Fruit Pie, Best Presentation and Best Crust categories. Honorable mentions will also be given for each category.
A new event will be featured at the Savor the Flavor event. "The Secret Gourmet Cooking School" will be presented by Orville's Appliances and Viking Grill. Come enjoy a comedic and interesting grilling demonstration by Rob Lederman.
Lederman has been a successful comedian for more than two decades. He loves to cook for friends and family using everyday "stuff" laying around the house.