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Recipe Contests, Cook-Offs, Bake-Offs, Cooking Contests, TV Casting Calls for 2016 into 2017.  For both amateur cooks & professional chefs

To list your contest for Free, send the information to:    james@foodreference.com

Most of these contests have very good prizes, some up to $1,000,000 in cash for the grand prize winner. If you like to cook, and have a great recipe, why not enter? You just might win!
NOTE: I only list contests involving some ‘skill’ - I do not have the time or space to list all of the “Sweepstakes” type contests in which winners are chosen at random.
Click Here for a list of previous Contests with expired deadlines
 

CONTESTS WITH DEADLINES
Contests are listed in order by the Entry Deadline date:

(click on a contest name to go to the contest website for details)

Door County Coffee Recipe Contest - Deadline June 30, 2016

    If you've ever added coffee to a cookie recipe, cocktail or a maybe a steak rub (yes, we said a steak rub) we want to hear about it! We bet many of you are cooking with coffee and we would LOVE for you to share your recipe with us!! Any and all recipes are welcome as long as Door County Coffee is an ingredient and we simply can't wait to try your creation!
    Enter Your Recipe Using Door County Coffee as an ingredient for a chance to WIN!
    Up to $2,300 in coffee prizes to be awarded!
    NEW in 2016: One 1st Place Winner will be an automatic Preferred Qualifier for the 2016 World Food Championships with $1300 in fees & travel expenses covered!
     

I 'Heart' Walnuts Recipe Contest - Deadline: July 12, 2016

    Got a creative recipe with walnuts? We want to see it in the #IHeartWalnutsContest! Enter now for your chance to win $5,000. To submit simply post your recipe photo to Instagram and tag #IHeartWalnutsContest or enter online www.walnuts.org/IHWContest/
    Share your best walnuts recipe and you could win $5,000!
     

Sandra’s Chicken Recipe Contest - Deadline: August 31, 2016

    CONTEST BEGINS JULY 1, 2016.
    We’re looking for creative, original recipes using Sandra's All Natural Chicken Products. Combine our flavorful chicken entrées with other simple ingredients to create a new dish.
    Entries must include one original recipe using Sandra’s brand chicken products with a photo showing the final prepared dish with the product package. The product package must be shown in the photo.
    Submit recipes for any meal of the day: breakfast, lunch, dinner -- even a snack -- for a chance to win one of these great prizes:
    • GRAND PRIZE – $2,000
    • First Runner-Up Prize – $1,000
    • Second Runner-Up Prize – $500
     

Maple Leaf Farms 'Strut Your Duck' Recipe Contest
 - Deadline: August 31, 2016

    CONTEST BEGINS JULY 1, 2016.
    We’re looking for creative, original recipes using Maple Leaf Farms duck products.
    Our judging panel will review all qualifying entries to then select 10 finalists' recipes that will be prepared and tasted. Recipes will be judged using these criteria: Recipe and Preparation, Originality/Creativity, Visual Appeal, and Taste
    Submit up to three (3) entries for any menu part: appetizer, soup, salad, entrée or even dessert for a chance to win one of these great prizes:
    • GRAND PRIZE – $5,000, plus free Maple Leaf Farms duck products for a year
    • First Runner-Up Prize – $2,500
    • Second Runner-Up Prize – $1,000
    • People's Choice Award – $250
     

Miford Valley Recipe Contest - Deadline: August 31, 2016

    CONTEST BEGINS JULY 1, 2016.
    We’re looking for creative, original recipes using Milford Valley chicken products. Combine our flavorful chicken entrées, stuffed minis, nuggets or strips with other simple ingredients to create a new dish.
    Our judging panel will review all qualifying entries to select the top three winners. Recipes will be judged using these criteria: Recipe and Preparation, Originality and Creativity, and Flavor and Visual Appeal.
    Entrants may submit up to three recipes along with the final prepared dish photo showing the product package.
    Submit recipes for any meal of the day: breakfast, lunch, dinner -- even a snack -- for a chance to win one of these great prizes:
    • GRAND PRIZE – $2,000
    • First Runner-Up Prize – $1,000
    • Second Runner-Up Prize – $500

     

Click Here for a list of previous Contests with expired deadlines  

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