Skip to main content

And the winner is ... Dairy Goodness Bar reveals its State Fair special

Good news for fans of s'mores.

The people have spoken, and they are demanding s'more.

The popular Dairy Goodness Bar, located in the Dairy Building, has revealed its special flavor for this year's Minnesota State Fair.

Called "That's S'more Like It," it comprises Golden Grahams cereal, teeny marshmallows and chocolate syrup blended into vanilla ice cream or malt. 

It won a public vote ahead of two alternatives, the morning-themed "It's Breakfast, Dontcha Know?" that had flavors of mini-pancakes, bacon bits and maple syrup, and a spicy "Sweet Heat," which had flavors including mandarin oranges and jalapeño cheddar kettle chips.

Today's Top Stories

– Police at the scene of a bomb threat at Eden Prairie Walmart.

– Find all the latest Minnesota State Fair news on Flipboard.

Midwest Dairy's Minnesota State Fair project manager Alyssa Olson says the s'mores flavor will "take you away to weekends at the cabin, where the days start with sunshine and with s'mores by the campfire."

Previous Dairy Goodness Bar special flavors have included Salted Caramel Puff and "Pie 'n the Sky," which had spiced "airplane" cookies and lemon curd, topped with dark chocolate drizzle. 

You can find all of Bring Me The News' Minnesota State Fair 2018 coverage on our special Flipboard magazine, or here on our website.

Next Up

Screen Shot 2022-11-23 at 5.01.34 PM

Suspected Bloomington restaurant killer arrested in Oklahoma

The 47-year-old Texas man was arrested around 12:30 a.m. Thursday.

Screen Shot 2022-11-24 at 9.16.39 AM

Minnetonka woman, 23, ID'd as victim killed in Minneapolis crash

The fatal crash happened near the Minneapolis Convention Center on Nov. 21.

canada-goose-g304751a8f_1280

More than 100 geese, ducks found dead on partially frozen MN lake

The discovery was made in Waseca at the weekend.

e-bike

After losing sponsor, advocates fear Minneapolis' Nice Ride could shut down

They are calling on the city to provide financial support till a new sponsor is found.

Screen Shot 2022-11-23 at 3.32.46 PM

Colleen Lindstrom announces departure from MyTalk radio show

Lindstrom's last broadcast on the long-running show will be Dec. 9.

church-1398784_1280

Diocese of Superior identifies 23 clergy members with 'substantiated' abuse

The announcement from the diocese came after a multiple reviews with external agencies.

image

Flu surge worsens in schools ahead of Thanksgiving holiday

Earlier this week, Minnesota hospital leaders said the number of sick children is creating a capacity crisis for the health system.

image

Bloomington police investigating shooting; public asked to avoid area

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

Related

Malts

Minnesota State Fair 2019: Who has the best malt at the fair?

We picked three contenders, and found it near-impossible to separate them.

Screen Shot 2019-08-29 at 11.52.03 AM

Here are the winners of the Minnesota State Fair '2019 Best Awards'

The State Fair has recognized 12 of the best vendors, exhibits and rides at the 2019 event.

Minnesota State Fair reveals its '2018 Best Awards'

The awards highlight the best exhibits and food stands at this year's State Fair.