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Lighten Up Summer Giveaway…2 Winners!

This contest is now over, congratulations to entry # 812 and #324 who have been notified.

Here’s a fun quick giveaway for you guys courtesy of Alouette Cheese!

Here’s what 2 lucky Picky Palate Winners will receive… Each prize a $200 Value!

The Cuisinart Griddler® Grill Centro features a top tier that converts from grill to griddle and a bottom tier that automatically rotates skewers at the same time!  Valued at $100

Alouette Cheese: An introduction to the new Light Spinach & Artichoke with VIP coupons (5 each = $40)

Cooking Light Magazine Subscription

Cooking Light Cookbook: Grilling

Here’s How To Enter:

1.  Leave a comment and tell us  “What is a “light” treat you enjoy in the summer?

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

3.  Contest ends Saturday July 16th 8am PST.  Winners will be chosen by and notified by email.  Giveaway provided by Alouette Cheese.

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  1. 51
    Kendra Fox says:


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    Heather says:

    Smoothies are my favorite light summer treat!

  3. 53
    Heather says:

    And I already follow you on twitter (@heatha262)!

  4. 54
    Erika says:

    Fruit and yogurt! 😉

  5. 55
    Kendra Fox says:

    I follow you on Google reader as well.

  6. 56

    one of my all-time faves is grilled pineapple! it’s so simple, it’s light, and super flavorful!

  7. 57
    Juliana says:


  8. 58

    Yummy fruit salads are my “light” summer favorites!

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    I follow on Twitter @sewfierce

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    Nathan R. says:

    Watermelon is a staple in our house in the summertime.

  13. 63
    Nathan R. says:

    RSS subscriber

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    Nathan R. says:

    Twitter follower

  16. 66
    Alyson M says:

    Frozen fruit!

  17. 67
    Alyson M says:

    I follow you on Google Reader!

  18. 68
    Alyson M says:

    I like you on FB!

  19. 69
    Katy Lin says:

    summer is salad season in our house, and my current favorite is baby spinach with a light raspberry vinaigrette, slivered almonds, raspberries and blueberries 🙂

  20. 70
    Katy Lin says:

    I’m a Twitter follower! 🙂

  21. 71
    Tania Bugnet says:

    I always like watermelon in summer time. Fat-free and deliciously refreshing.

  22. 72
    Tania Bugnet says:

    Twitter follower (tjbugnet)

  23. 73
    Tania Bugnet says:

    RSS subscriber (Feed Demon)

  24. 74
    Tania Bugnet says:

    Facebook “liker”

  25. 75
    Sarah F says:

    Fruit smoothies

  26. 76
    Katy Lin says:

    Subscribed to your RSS in my Google Reader 🙂

  27. 77
    Fallon says:

    I love watermelon in the summer. Simple and perfect to end the night.

  28. 78
    Jessie says:

    Nothing’s better than a juicy peach. Summer perfection!

  29. 79
    Jessie says:

    I subscribe to the RSS feed.

  30. 80
    Amber Maddux says:

    A light treat for my family during the summer is frozen gogurt!!!

  31. 81

    With all of these frozen yogurt shops popping up everywhere, fro-yo is definitely my ‘light’ summer treat. So cold. So good. Yum!

  32. 82

    I don’t know how “light” it is – but “summer” to me means grilled peanut butter and jelly. Make your PB&J like normal (only I add extra PB!), then grill like a grilled cheese. I rarely make one in the fall or winter, for some reason it was always “summer” food! I also love kabobs – love love love! Especially because as the chef, I get to pick my favorite veggies and can skip the ones I am not a fan of. 😉

    Thanks Jenny & Alouette Cheese!

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    I “like” you on Facebook! (/abriela)

  35. 85

    I follow you on Twitter! (@lns_photo)

  36. 86

    I’m a fan on facebook too! 🙂

  37. 87

    I also subscribe via RSS (Google Reader). 🙂

  38. 88
    Katie says:

    asian noodle salad; smoothies

  39. 89
    Valerie K. says:

    BLT’s with fresh tomotoes add in a little fruit- perfect!

  40. 90
    miranda says:

    In the summer I love fresh fruit, grilling out and cold lemonade!

  41. 91
    Ashley C says:

    Watermelon and strawberries….I can’t get enough!

  42. 92

    You’re on my RSS/Google Reader feed, my dear. Thank you!

  43. 93
    Kara says:

    Strawberries are my favorite summer treat!

  44. 94
    Erin M. says:

    Any kind of fresh fruit! We receive a produce order biweekly that contains local organic goods!

  45. 95
    Kim says:

    fresh fruit!

  46. 96
    Kim says:

    i follow via google reader

  47. 97
    KatieD says:

    Looks neat! Root beer floats are my favorite summer treat!

  48. 98
    Ashlee says:

    Grilled kabobs with lots of peppers and onions!

  49. 99
    Rachel says:

    My favorite “light” treat would probably be something frozen…a banana, fudge pop, etc.

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    Paul says:

    I follow on twitter

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