Sue Compton of New JerseyÂ is the winner of the 44th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest. The results were announced today on Oprah.Â Compton nabbed the topÂ spot (and $1 millionÂ in prize money) for her recipe for Mini Ice Cream Cookie Cups. Get the recipe here: http://www.pillsbury.com/Recipes/ShowRecipe.aspx?rid=47331Â
The dish consists of a chocolate- and walnut-dipped sugar cookie bowl holding a spoonful of jam and ice cream and topped with a raspberry.
ComptonÂ bakes as a hobby, and earns her living as aÂ mortgage loan processor. She says she plans to keep her day job. In addition to winning $1 million, Compton also won a new set of kitchen appliances.
Here’s an interview with Compton: