Walz wins MN hotdish contest – again
Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she hoped the judges would take pity on her because this is her last year in Congress.
But in the end, her effort — a hotdish called the "Polar Vortex-Mex" — wasn't enough. First District Congressman Tim Walz repeated yesterday as the winner of the Minnesota congressional delegation's annual hotdish contest. His "Turkey Trot Tator Tot Hotdish" wowed the judges. It’s a blend of Hormel bacon, fresh green beans and Jennie-O ground turkey. Senator Al Franken started the hotdish contest four years ago. He says it is an effort to blend bipartisanship and Minnesota traditions.
Here are all the recipes.