5/09/2010

Grilling Recipe Cookoff!

Are you ready for some Grilling and Great Prizes?
We want your best grilling recipes!

Sams Club is sponsoring the Grand Prize and it’s
a cherry red (love it!)
Sams Club 2010 Patio Grill!
(click image for more details)
Not only is Sams Club a great place to shop, did you know that they’re a fantastic online resource for food/recipe ideas?
Check out the
"Let’s Eat!" section on their Spring page.
They have some amazing marinades, salads, and desserts for outdoor entertaining!
What about this
Watermelon Salad? YUM!

We also have amazing gift packs for 2 runners up!
Runner up #1
(Click on the photo below to see the amazing prize pack!)
Sponsored by:
Aprons n More
Words to Sweat By
Yours Truly

Runner up #2
(Click on the photo below to see the amazing prize pack!)
Sponsored by:
Words to Sweat By
Keep Calm Shop
Yours Truly


And, some other fun news, I am so excited to announce that among other foodies we have celebrity guest chef Nicole Aloni on our judging panel! (In case you don’t know her, she is amazing! She opened her first catering business at age 13, has catered 6 Academy Awards, an event for the Queen Elizabeth, several U.S. Presidents, and countless other events)!

So, let’s get on to the details!
The Results are in!
All the finalists had great recipes, you can download them here.

The judges have sent me their picks and the winners are:
1st Place: Brooke's Buttermilk Chicken
2nd Place: Jennifer's Spicy Grilled Chicken Chipotle Pizza
3rd Place: Michelle's Tilapia Parmesan

The results were SO CLOSE that I'm going to send a few goodies to each of the finalists! I'll email you to get your contact info. Congrats to our winners!!

While you fire up the grill, here are some great safety tips for grilling meat, courtesy Sam’s Club. You can view it here.