Dessert Contest Prize: $390K Home $100 contest is latest to embrace trend By Newser Editors, Newser Staff Posted Jul 21, 2015 4:10 PM CDT 14 comments Comments The home: All yours for a dessert recipe. (Rockford Investments) (Newser) – If you passed on chances to win an inn, a bakery, or a goat farm, now you've got another to win a $390,000 home in California. A realtor is giving away the refurbished 1906 residence in rural Jackson to the person who submits the best dessert recipe, reports the Contra Costa Times. Entrants must submit $100 along with the recipe, which will be judged by a panel of food experts. Details here or here. The deadline is Sept. 7.