The cookbook will be printed by Morris Press Cookbooks of Kearney, Nebraska. This mouth-watering cookbook will contain 300+ recipes — everything you need from appetizers to home remedies — combined into a single book that will be treasured for generations to come. Each recipes will include the contributor’s name, so it’s easy to find the recipes of friends and loved ones.

We are asking those in the community to submit recipes. We are interested in older recipes, family recipes, family/original recipes with a story, as well as current recipes.

We are in hopes of receiving recipes in several different categories! The suggested categories will be, but not limited to:

Salads/Soups   •   Appetizers/Beverages/Wines   •   Vegetables/Side Dishes   •   Main Dishes   •   Breads and Rolls   •   Dips   •   Cakes/Pies   •   Candies/Cookies   •   Desserts   •   Meat Curing   •   Butchering   •   Dehydration   •   Canning   •   Cast Iron Recipes   •   Outdoor Cooking   •   Woodstove Recipes   •   Jams/Jellies/Relishes   •   Gardening Tips   •   Home Remedies

We are looking for recipes that originated in Shenandoah County, recipes that have been entered into the Shenandoah County Fair at one point or another, recipes passed from one generation to another, current and antiques! All are welcome.

We will be accepting recipes thru November 30th. Recipes should be neatly printed or typed on the recipe collection sheet. One recipe per sheet.

Please note: Due to the possibility of duplication of recipes, there is no guarantee that every recipe submitted will be published.

Download Entry Form HERE

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The Shenandoah County Fair is the oldest and largest fair in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. Featuring world-class grandstand entertainment, agricultural and community exhibitions, harness racing, beauty pageant and much, much more. Located just off I-81 in Woodstock, Virginia.