Jan
25
2011

Mediterranean Style “Get Inspired” Giveaway



CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED.  CONGRATS TO TRISH, COMMENT #32 WHO WAS CHOSEN AS THE WINNER BY RANDOM.ORG.  THANKS FOR PARTICIPATING!

Crisco is inviting home cooks to submit their favorite recipes at GetInspired.com in the Crisco Mediterranean Inspirations Recipe and Essay Contest for the chance to win a trip for two to Italy.  Recipes should include one of the three Crisco Olive Oil varieties:  Crisco 100% Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Crisco Pure Olive Oil or Crisco Light Olive oil plus two ingredients commonly used in Mediterranean-style cooking, including tomatoes, garlic, pasta, yogurt, legumes, fresh herbs, lentils or cheese.

Crisco would like to offer one Picky Palate reader with this beautiful Mediterranean-style Gourmet Gift including:

  • William Sonoma Marche’ Pasta Bowls, set of 4
  • Crate & Barrel Bamboo 12″ Spoon
  • Herbs of Tuscany Herb Kit
  • Salt Pig with Scoop
  • Crate & Barrel Herb Scissors
  • Variety of Crisco Olive Oils and Recipe Cards

Here’s How To Enter:

1.  Leave a comment here and tell us, what is your favorite Italian Style Meal?

2.  For extra entries, Follow Picky Palate on Twitter, RSS Feed and Like us on Facebook.  Leave 3 separate comments for this.

3.  For another extra entry give me a vote in the Tyson Chicken Sandwich contest HERE on the right side you’ll see my name and sandwich, Ultimate Bacon Caprese Sandwich,  It’s for charity :)  Leave a separate comment for this.

3.  Contest ends Saturday Janurary 29th 8pm PST.  Winner will be chosen by random.org.  Disclosure:  Crisco provided me with these products and is providing the winner the same set.

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Good Luck :)


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  1. 101
    Paul says:

    I voted for your sandwich

  2. 102
    Jen says:

    My favorite Italian thing to make a baked ziti. I just love it.

  3. 103
    Jennifer D'Arrigo says:

    OH MY, Italian is my favorite and there are so many delicious dishes! Being a huge eggplant fan one of my favs is the classic eggplant parmesan.

  4. 104
    Jen says:

    I follow you on twitter.

  5. 105
    jan says:

    lasagna… YUM!

  6. 106
    jan says:

    I’m a follower on RSS feed- and LOVIN!

  7. 107
    CaSaundra says:

    Ohh it’s so hard to pick a fav–but I’d have to say a hearty bowl of minestrone with some freshly baked Italian breadsticks! :-)

  8. 108
    Penelope says:

    Follow on Twitter!

  9. 109
    CaSaundra says:

    I’m a Facebook fan!

  10. 110
    Penelope says:

    Follow via RSS!

  11. 111
    Laurel G says:

    wow what a great opportunity! Being Italian, my favorite meal is pasta with my grandmother’s homemade pesto. I live over 2000 miles from her so when I get to see her she always makes it for me and sends me home with a little jar to tide me over till I can come back again!

  12. 112
    Penelope says:

    Pasta + bread + lots of cheese!

  13. 113

    I love Chicken Parmesan!!

  14. 114

    I’m a follower on RSS feed.

  15. 115
    Laurel G says:

    I follow on twitter!

  16. 116
    Laurel G says:

    I follow on facebook!

  17. 117
    Laurel G says:

    voted for your sandwich!

  18. 118
    itsrenee says:

    Pasta e fagioli with Italian style crusty bread and olive oil with a big glass of red wine . . . yummmmmmmm!!!

  19. 119
    itsrenee says:

    I follow on FB =)

  20. 120
    itsrenee says:

    I follow in RSS =)

  21. 121
  22. 122
    itsrenee says:

    I voted baby . . . your in the lead at 31% =)

  23. 123

    Following on Twitter (@beantownbaker)

  24. 124
  25. 125

    And alreay following your RSS (love Google Reader!)

  26. 126
    Kelli says:

    Pasta with Pesto. It may be simple, but the best pasta and the best pesto can make life feel really good.

  27. 127
    Julie says:

    This may seem odd for a favorite “meal,” but my favorite is olive oil, red wine vinegar, feta cheese and herbs/spices on a plate and some good dipping bread. I can literally eat that for dinner, and do quite often. I usually supplement it with some other Italian dish, but somehow always fill up on the appetizer.

  28. 128
    Julie says:

    I follow on twitter

  29. 129
    Julie says:

    You’re already in my RSS feed (what can i say, my fiance is a picky palate himself and i need to find meals!)

  30. 130
    Julie says:

    I “like” on fb

  31. 131
    Julie says:

    I also voted for your sandwich, it looks delicious and you’re slightly in the lead right now!

  32. 132
    Ann M. says:

    Penne with vodka sauce! Yum!

  33. 133
    Lisa says:

    I love to make Chicken Caccatore (my Nonna’s recipe)!

  34. 134
    Ann M. says:

    I also follow you on Facebook.

  35. 135
    Lisa says:

    I am an RSS Feed Subscriber!

  36. 136
    Ann M. says:

    and on Twitter. :-)

  37. 137
    Valerie says:

    I love a plate of spaghetti with huge, homemade meatballs!

  38. 138
    Lisa says:

    I voted for you! That is one awesome looking sandwich, can’t wait to try it!

  39. 139

    I also follow on Facebook.

  40. 140
    Valerie says:

    I voted for you!

  41. 141
    Jessica says:

    My favorite is vodka cream pasta via Rachel Ray…soooo good! Oh and garlic bread, don’t forget that!

  42. 142
    Kristin says:

    Chix parm, hands down!

  43. 143
    Fallon says:

    I love eggplant parmesan!

  44. 144
    Jess :) says:

    Eggplant Parmigiana. So so so delicious

  45. 145
    heather g says:

    I love lasagna!

  46. 146
    heather g says:

    I get your RSS

  47. 147
    Shawna says:

    it is hard to pick a favorite! Italian food is my favorite!

  48. 148

    Sometimes there’s just nothing like spaghetti and meatballs. :O)

  49. 149
    heather g says:

    I follow you on twitter

  50. 150
    heather g says:

    I like you on FB

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