Your most Outrageous Chocolate Recipe Could Win $25,000 or iPads from Tutti Foodie’s Contest

Description:

This year, Tutti Foodie and Scharffen Berger are teaming up to challenge you to combine scrumptious chocolate and adventure ingredients to come up with the best sandwich cookies. If your recipe is chosen as the best, you could win $25,000 cash, chocolate products, and more.

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Eligibility:

USA, 18+

Start Date:

October 01, 2013

End Date:

January 02, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PT

Entry Frequency:

Limit of 10 entries per person and email.

Sweepstakes Prizes:

Grand Prize: $25,000, a special custom Scharffen Berger collection, a signed copy of “The Essence of Chocolate” by John Scharffenberger and Robert Steinberg, and “Seriously Bittersweet” by Alice Medrich. The recipe will also be featured on ChocolateAdventureContest.com, on TuttiFoodie.com and on ScharffenBerger.com.Chocolate Adventure Contest 2013 Culinary Honorees Prizes (10): An engraved iPad mini. The recipes will also be featured on ChocolateAdventureContest.com, on TuttiFoodie.com and on ScharffenBerger.com. (ARV: $329)

Additional Comments:

To enter, submit a bar recipe that uses Scharffen Berger Chocolate (chocolate bars, chocolate chunks, cocoa, or cacao nibs) along with at least one “adventure ingredient” including: bourbon, turbinado sugar, pomegranate, hibiscus, extra virgin olive oil, peppercorn, pandan leaf or pandan leaf extract, coconut milk, coconut cream, coconut butter or coconut oil, oat flour, carrot, black or white sesame seeds, fresh croutons, or crostini.Bars can include: “traditional baking bars (brownies, chocolate snickerdoodles, seven-layer bars and other baked bars) as well as frozen desserts (chocolate ice cream bar, for example), cookie-based bars (chocolate-dipped shortbread bar, for example) and confections such as chocolate bark and candy bars.”

Entries will be judged in two rounds. The first round will pick 15 finalists on the basis of creativity and whether the recipe represents a spirit of adventure (25%), use of Scharffen Berger chocolate or cocoa (25%), perceived taste of finished recipe (25%), and perceived ease of preparation (25%).

The finalists’ recipes will be prepared and judged on the basis of whether the recipe represents a spirit of adventure (35%), taste of finished recipe (35%), ease of preparation (20%), and appearance (10%) to determine the winner.

Fox – Bones Tie the Knot Contest

Description:

How would you like to slip a ring on the phalanges of the person you love? You could win a trip to pop the question in front of the Bones cast in Los Angeles from Fox’s Bones Tie the Knot Contest.

Sweepstakes Links:

Eligibility:

Contiguous US (-HI, AK), 21+

Start Date:

October 01, 2013

End Date:

October 21, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. ET

Entry Frequency:

One time per person.

Sweepstakes Prizes:

Grand Prize: The chance to propose to your special someone in front of the cast of the Fox series, Bones. The prize includes a 0.65-carat diamond and plantinum engagement ring, a four-day trip for two to Los Angeles including airfare, hotel, spending cash, and ground transportation, and a visit to the set of “Bones”. (ARV: $6,850)

Additional Comments:

To enter, write an essay of 1,000 words or less describing your romantic relationship with the person you’d like to propose to, why you want to propose, and why you should win the prize.Entries will be judged on the basis of romantic appeal of the essay (30%), human interest appeal of the essay (30%), composition of the essay (20%), and adherence to the contest theme (20%).

National Geographic Holds Photo Contest

It’s called “Your Shot,” and has already collected more than 10,000 entries on the topic “Explore Your Changing World.

You can upload a submission until October 22nd, then site users will vote for their favorites.

There are cash prizes and travel prizes.  Visit site for more details

Deadline near for Vista photo contest

VISTA — Only a few days are left to enter the City of Vista’s photo contest that marks the city’s 50th anniversary.

The theme is “What Makes Vista Great.”

Photos should reflect the city’s people, parks and places. Photographs must be taken within Vista’s city limits during the past two years starting from Oct. 18, 2011.

Entries will be judged and images selected will be on display at the Civic Center from Nov. 11 through Dec. 30.

The contest is open to all skill levels. Cash prizes will be awarded.

Deadline for entry is Oct. 18.

Call (760) 726-1340, ext. 1146, or visit cityofvista.com/50/50thAnnivPhotoContest.cfm.

Frigidaire – Time Machine Sweepstakes

Enter Frigidaire’s Time Machine Sweepstakes on Facebook and you could win a suite of kitchen appliances worth $7,664, weekly prizes of an electric range worth about $1,800, or daily prizes of $100 gift cards.

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Grandparents.com – Perillo Tour Giveaway Sweepstakes

Enter Grandparents.com’s Perillo Tour Giveaway Sweepstakes and you could win a tour of Rome for two including visits to the Vatican, the Colosseum, and more. The prize is worth $7,000.

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State Farm Nation – Double Check the Commercial Sweepstakes

Enter State Farm Nation’s Double Check the Commercial Sweepstakes on Facebook and you could win a $13,000 trip for two to the Super Bowl in New Orleans.

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Southwest – Artistic Giveaway Sweepstakes

Enter Southwest’s Artistic Giveaway Sweepstakes for your chance to win a 4-night trip for four to Tampa.

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American Eagle – My Favorites Sweepstakes

Create a wishlist and you could win a car, cash, or gift cards from American Eagle’s My Favorites Sweepstakes.

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Amazon – Electronics Gift List Holiday 2012 Sweepstakes

Enter Amazon’s Electronics Gift List Holiday 2012 Sweepstakes on Facebook and you could win a Kindle Fire e-reader plus a $2,000 Amazon gift card.

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