Advent Calendar Giveaways!

Introducing the 30 Minute Dinner Party Advent Calendar!

Win a different foodie giveaway every day till Christmas! Cookbook, cookware, gift cards and more.

The Rules

  • Each entry lasts all month. If you enter once, your name goes into every daily drawing.*
  • You can gain extra entries by doing the activity of the day — leaving a comment, filling out a survey, or answering a trivia question. Just look for the foodie advent calendar graphic.
  • You can also gain extra entries by tweeting about the giveaways, posting about them on Facebook, or mentioning them on your blog. Just drop me a line to let me know you’ve done so and I’ll take care of it.
  • Prizes are drawn by random number generator unless otherwise noted.

The Prizes

Here’s a small peek at what I’ve got lined up for you:

  • Crate and Barrel Gift Card
  • vintage Julia Child cookbook
  • Mrs. Fields cookie cookbook
  • homemade lavender lemon shortbread cookies
  • Bon Appetit subscription
  • silver coated sweets from India (shuttled back by yours truly)
  • preview copy of my new e-book
  • and more cookbooks, cookware and treats!

The Winners

1st Dec 1

The Winner: Alison Beach
The Prize: Pop-up, chocolate filled advent calendar

2nd Dec 2 (Newsletter)

The Winner: Tasha Hood
The Prize: Eating Local cookbook

3rd Dec 3 (Facebook)

The Winner: Isabel Noyola
The Prize: 5 Ingredients | 10 Minutes ebook

4th Dec 4

The Winner: Stephanie Morimoto
The Prize:
Indian stovetop sandwich toaster (here’s what they look like)

5th Dec 5

The Winner: Morgan
The Prize: Sushi Modern


Dec 6

The Winner: Heather in SF
The Prize: The French Chef Cookbook by Julia Child


Dec 7

The Winner: Nicole
The Prize: An advanced copy of my new ebook!


Dec 8

The Winner: Felice
The Prize: microplane grater


Dec 9 (Newsletter)

The Winner: Helen
The Prize: Vegetarian Food for Friends by Jane Noraika


Dec 10 (Facebook)

The Winner: Jessica Gioglio
The Prize: Bon Appetit subscription

Congratulations to all the winners!

*Except for Thursdays — newsletter day — when only those who have signed up for the newsletter are eligible, Facebook Fridays, when only fans of 30 Minute Dinner Party on Facebook are eligible, and special contest days for really big prizes.