Winning bite: Sausage (made during the competition) and bacon [corn & italian bread] stuffing, cubed and seared till crisp.
Reduction drizzle: Saute chopped dried figs and crushed walnuts until figs soften and break up. Deglaze pan with a cup of hard cider & chicken stock. Finished with a dab of butter. Drizzled over the stuffing, topped with crispy bacon.