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Back to School Granola Bites and a Lunch Box Giveaway (Winner Announced!)

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The winners of the Pottery Barn Kids lunch boxes are:

#38 Kelley HJ: “My girl loves turkey sausage in her lunch.”
#66 Lynne R: “My grandchildren would love new lunch boxes and they, of course, like anything mommie makes. In theory..”
#183 feistyfilly: “He’s such a good kid, he’d take carrots and apples every day. And pizza if I’d allow it, ha!”

Congratulations! You each win a lunch box in your choice of color and style. Contact prizes@thepioneerwoman.com to claim your sweet loot!

 
Tasty Kitchen Blog: Back to School Granola Bites and a Lunch Box Giveaway!

School is starting! How is that possible? It’s sad to say good-bye to summer, but most of us actually welcome the return to school and a little more routine in our lives. We also start off the year with good intentions for lunch packing organization. We want to keep it interesting but also pack food the kids will actually eat! We love these No-Bake Healthy Granola Bites from TK Member Mel. They’re the perfect addition to a tasty lunch or a great after-school snack. And a little bit of chocolate never hurts!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog: Back to School Granola Bites and a Lunch Box Giveaway!

To celebrate the start of school and our grand plans for lunch packing success this year, we’re giving away three (3) lunch bags from Pottery Barn Kids. Winners choice of color and style.

 
TO ENTER

To enter this giveaway, just answer the following question in the Comments section of this post:

“What is your child’s (or your own) favorite thing to take for lunch?”

Shout out your answer below and you’ll automatically be entered to win!

 
THE RULES

One entry per person, please. Contest ends tomorrow at 12PM PST.

Winners will be chosen randomly and announced Sunday.

 
Giveaway sponsored by Tasty Kitchen.

 

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Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Winner Announced!)

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The winner of the food processor is:

#549 Kelly W: “Sunday is my birthday and I’m being spoiled the whole weekend!! My daughter and her kids are taking me out Saturday and then my brother and his partner invited me to their place on Sunday. A girl could get kind of use to being spoiled like that!” (Talk about perfect timing!)

Congratulations! Contact prizes@thepioneerwoman.com to claim your loot.

 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer

Happy Friday, friends! Welcome to day five of our 5th anniversary giveaway week! We love our Tasty Kitchen community and want to say thanks for, well, being you! We just had to end the week with one of our favorite kitchen appliances, the KitchenAid Mixer. Oh, how we love these babies. We couldn’t live without ours, and we want to share the mixer love today.

In case you need an idea or two, here are some delectable mixer recipes from our fabulous members.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Amazing Soft Pretzel Rolls, submitted by TK member Melanie of Mel's Kitchen Cafe)

Amazing Soft Pretzel Rolls from Melanie of Mel’s Kitchen Cafe. One or two of these right out of the oven. Yes, please.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Oatmeal Raisin Cookies, submitted by TK member Mary Ellen of Whisk Together)

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies from Mary Ellen of Whisk Together. Our highest rated Oatmeal Raisin cookie. Scrumptious!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Whipped Coconut Cream, submitted by TK member Christina of Sweet Lavender Bake Shoppe)

Whipped Coconut Cream from Christina of Sweet Lavender Bake Shoppe. Such a delicious vegan alternative to dairy. Not just for vegans!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Cuban Coffee Ice Cream with Dark Chocolate and Dulche de Leche, submitted by TK member Gwen of Bunkycooks)

Cuban Coffee Ice Cream with Dark Chocolate and Dulche de Leche from Gwen of Bunkycooks. If you have the ice cream attachment, here is some caramel and coffee lusciousness for you.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Chocolate Cheesecake Truffles, submitted by TK member Amy of She Wears Many Hats)

Chocolate Cheesecake Truffles from Amy of She Wears Many Hats. So easy and fun. Must try these heavenly bites!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer (Pizza Dough, submitted by TK member Erica of Buttered Side Up)

Pizza Dough from Erica Lea of Buttered Side Up. A perfect whole wheat dough. Ready to be loaded up with toppings!

So there you have a little mixer inspiration. Now on to the details!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #5: KitchenAid Mixer

We’re giving away a Kitchen Aid Artisan stand mixer in the color of the winner’s choosing—or in Ree’s lovely floral design if you’d like!

 
TO ENTER

To enter this giveaway, just answer the following question in the Comments section of this post:

“What are you cooking this weekend?”

Shout out your answer below and you’ll automatically be entered to win!

 
THE RULES

One entry per person, please. Contest ends tomorrow at 12PM PST.

Winners will be chosen randomly and announced Sunday morning.

 
All anniversary week giveaways sponsored by Tasty Kitchen.

 

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Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (Winner Announced!)

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The winner of the food processor is:

#704 Becky K: “Some grilled fresh veggies right out of the garden!”

Congratulations! Contact prizes@thepioneerwoman.com to claim your loot.

 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor

It’s our fifth anniversary, and to say thank you to our wonderful community, we’re doing giveaways all week. Today, we have a Cuisinart Food Processor for you. It’s the powerhouse of the kitchen and can make life so much easier. Once you use one, you can never go back! Here are some great recipe ideas that use a food processor. The possibilities are endless!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (Garlic White Bean Basil Hummus and Homemade Toasted Pita Chips, submitted by TK member Monique of Ambitious Kitchen)

Garlic White Bean Basil Hummus and Homemade Toasted Pita Chips from Monique of Ambitious Kitchen. Serious snack attack! Smooth and creamy white bean dip. Yum.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (Homemade Nutella, submitted by TK member Kate of Diethood)

Homemade Nutella from Kate of Diethood. So delicious and easy to make this—or any nut butter—at home with a food processor.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (The Best Cauliflower Crust Pizza, submitted by TK member Michelle of The Lucky Penny)

The Best Cauliflower Crust Pizza from Michelle of The Lucky Penny. You’ve gotta try it. Great alternative to regular dough. Your food processor can shred cheese for your pizza, too!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (Gluten Free Oat Flour Chocolate Chip Banana Bread, submitted by TK member Erika of The Pancake Princess)

Oat Flour Chocolate Chip Banana Bread from Erika of The Pancake Princess. Gluten-free and delish. And it’s so convenient to grind oats you already have at home for the flour!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (Homemade Goldfish Crackers, submitted by TK member Erin of Dinners, Dishes and Desserts)

Homemade Goldfish Crackers from Erin of Dinners, Dishes and Desserts. This recipe was also featured in the TK Blog. How fun are these? The kids will love.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor (Cashew Panko Chicken Tenders with Polynesian Sauce, submitted by TK member Tina of My life as a Mrs.)

Cashew Panko Chicken Tenders with Polynesian Sauce from Tina of My life as a Mrs. Cashews chopped in a food processor make a great crust!

Those are just a few tasty recipes to make with your food processor. Now, let’s get busy winning one!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #4: Food Processor

We’re giving away one Cuisinart Custom 14-cup Food Processor. It’ll be your new best friend.

 
TO ENTER

To enter this giveaway, just answer the following question in the Comments section of this post:

“What’s your go-to summer meal that keeps you cool but still satisfies??”

Shout out your answer below and you’ll automatically be entered to win!

 
THE RULES

One entry per person, please. Contest ends tonight at 9PM PST.

Winners will be chosen randomly and announced tomorrow morning.

 
All anniversary week giveaways sponsored by Tasty Kitchen.

 

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Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Winner Announced!)

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The winner of the Le Creuset is:

#335 Pam S: “I love all of the colors — so hard to choose only one! Maybe the turquoise blue? Or the red? But the yellow is beautiful, too.” (Now’s your chance to pick one!)

Congratulations! Contact prizes@thepioneerwoman.com to claim your loot.

 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven

We’re celebrating our fifth anniversary with giveaways all week. Today, it’s one of our all-time favorite pieces of cookware, the Le Creuset French Oven. In my kitchen, it sits out on the stove almost all the time, ready for its next job. They’re so versatile and durable, and with all the bright, beautiful colors, they can become part of your kitchen decor. Here are some prize-winning recipes, best made in one of these French ovens. Get ready to be hungry.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Olive Oil & Italian Herb Dutch Oven Bread, submitted by TK member Jackie of La Casa de Sweets)

Olive Oil & Italian Herb Dutch Oven Bread from Jackie of La Casa de Sweets. No knead. Delicious served warm!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Texas Chili, submitted by TK member NAME of BLOG)

Texas Chili from Jen of Devour the World. Short rib chili. Meaty goodness.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Red Curry Vegetable Lentils, submitted by TK member Gina of Running to the Kitchen)

Red Curry Vegetable Lentils from Gina of Running to the Kitchen. Healthy veggies can be comfort food, too!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Braised Beef Short Ribs over Polenta with Gorgonzola, submitted by TK member Carly Klock)

Braised Beef Short Ribs Over Polenta with Gorgonzola from Carly Klock. A truly scrumptious, stick-to-your-ribs dinner.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Homemade Ricotta Cheese, submitted by TK member Gaby of What's Gaby Cooking)

Homemade Ricotta Cheese from Gaby of What’s Gaby Cooking. So easy and so rich. Definitely worth making your own. (Le Creuset pots are great for other homemade ingredients, like Greek yogurt.

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven (Turkey Bolognese Ragu with Pappardelle, submitted by TK member Nam of The Culinary Chronicles)

Turkey Bolognese Ragu with Pappardelle from Nam of The Culinary Chronicles. This is an everybody-pleaser! Hearty and so tasty!

So, now that our tummies are growling, let’s get to the giveaway!

 
 
 
Tasty Kitchen Blog Anniversary Giveaway #3: Le Creuset French Oven

We’re giving away one Le Creuset 7 1/4-quart Round French Oven. You get to choose the color, too!

 
TO ENTER

To enter this giveaway, just answer the following question in the Comments section of this post:

“Which Le Creuset color is your favorite?”

Tell us your answer below and you’ll automatically be entered to win!

 
THE RULES

One entry per person, please. Contest ends tonight at 9PM PST.

Winners will be chosen randomly and announced tomorrow morning.

 
All anniversary week giveaways sponsored by Tasty Kitchen.

 

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Anniversary Giveaway #2: Grilling Tools (Winner Announced!)

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It's day two of our anniversary week of giveaways! We're celebrating five years here at Tasty Kitchen, and today we're thinking about grilling. 'Tis the grilling season, and we could all use a nice set of tools when we're making magic over an open flame. More on the giveaway in a minute, but first, feast your eyes on a few of our favorite grilled recipes.

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Looks Delicious! All-American Classic Burger

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It's Memorial Day weekend! Time for family cookouts, pool parties and boat rides. Summer arrives---unofficially---and we all know the best way to kick it off is to serve up delicious grilled burgers. This The All-American Classic Bacon Cheddar…

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Micheladas for Cinco de Mayo!

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As you're gearing up for some major noshing this evening, we thought we would share another great---and darn easy---Mexican beverage to add to your menu. The Michelada. Have you tried one? On a warm, sunny day, it's tough to beat.

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Packing Lunches

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If you’re like me, making lunches in the morning does not represent the height of your culinary creativity. I have been known to let out a pitiful sigh while staring uninspired into the fridge, only to end up grabbing the same few items: fruit, deli meat, cheese. And then, of course, there’s the inevitable mining […]