Best Yadkin Valley Cooks

Two major prize winners.

1. Mixer winner drawn from all Best Cooks past and new submissions

2. $100 award for a chosen Best Cook’s recipe submissions from 12/15/18 until July 15, 2019 that will be included in the new fall cookbook.

Decisions of the judges are final. There is no charge to enter the contest.


Have a favorite family recipe you’ve made your own?

Share it with Yadkin Valley Magazine readers!

Submit your recipe to: bestcooks@yadkinvalleymagazine.com
or mail to:
Best Yadkin Valley Cooks
413 Cherry Street
East Bend, NC 27018

When we publish your recipe for the first time, we’ll send you a one time payment of $25, rewarding you for appearing in the magazine and in future YVM Cookbooks…along with a Free copy of One Last Sweet Bite Cookbook.


One of our March-April Best Cooks… Brenda Oakley