TAKE THE LUCKY FOODS
BLOGGER RECIPE CHALLENGE AND SEE IF YOU
HAVE THE RIGHT INGREDIENTS TO BE A WINNER!

$2,000.00 IN PRIZE MONEY

Lucky Foods is looking for culinary focused bloggers, not professional chefs, to compete in their first “Lucky Foods Blogger Recipe Challenge.” The challenge date has been set, the knives will be chopping, the pans will be banging, and the stakes will never be higher to see who becomes the Grand Prize Winner of the Lucky Foods Blogger Recipe Challenge. Lucky Foods is looking for inspirational recipes that will “WOW” us!

Take the challenge and share your culinary creativity using Lucky Foods Kalbi or Bulgogi BBQ Sauces,
Kimchi Mayo and Gochujang. The Lucky Foods Blogger Recipe Challenge will only be open to the first 30 eligible bloggers who sign-up. Categories for the challenge include appetizers and entrées. Bloggers are encouraged to
participate in both categories. One winner will be selected from each category and be
awarded $500.00. The winning recipes from each category will then compete to see who will become
the $1,000.00 grand prize winner of the Lucky Foods Blogger Recipe Challenge.


To aid in the creation of your original recipe (s) all qualified participants will receive the following Lucky
Foods products:

  • 2 bottles of Kalbi or Bulgogi BBQ Sauces
  • 2 bottles of Kimchi Mayo
  • 2 tubes of Gochujang Paste

The Lucky Foods Recipe Challenge will only be open to the first 30 eligible bloggers who sign-up. Recipes must use Lucky Foods products to be considered. The contest starts on July 1, 2021 and ends September 1, 2021.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.

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READ MORE CONTEST DETAILS BELOW

What’s the challenge and what do I win? 

One Grand Prize Winner: $1,000.00 Cash Prize 
One Appetizer Winner: $500.00 Cash Prize
One Entrée Winner: $500.00 Cash Prize 

Be fresh and get out of your comfort zone! We are looking for inspiring recipes that are packed with wonderful flavors and aromas made with our Korean Sauces that will leave us saying WOW! 

The winners of the Lucky Foods Blogger Recipe Challenge will be determined by judging all qualifying entrants’ submissions based on the following criteria: 

How are Recipes Judged?

  • Taste: 50%  
  • Does this recipe taste great with every bite? Would you want to make this recipe repeatedly based on taste alone? Does it contain interesting, yet gratifying flavor combinations?
  • Visual Appeal: 25%
    Does the recipe show well in a plate or bowl? Do your eyes make you want to eat this recipe before you even smell or taste it? 
  • Creativity: 25%
    Does your recipe show originality? Is this recipe reflective of unique twists to ingredient usage? Have you incorporated your personal touch to this recipe? 

To take the challenge participantsparticipents can submit an entry form at www.luckyfood.com starting on July 1, 2021. To qualify for the Lucky Foods Blogger Recipe Challenge the following rules apply:

  • Must be 18 years old or older at time of entry
  • Must be a legal U.S. resident – Void where prohibited
  • Food blog must be updated frequently (at least once per week) and has been in existence for at least 6 months
  • THE RECIPE MUST BE ORIGINAL
  • Applicants cannot be professional chefs 
  • NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

Recipe Details     
Lucky Foods is looking for recipes that are easy to recreate, delicious and of course, original, and inventive. Only recipes using Lucky Foods provided sauces will be considered.

How to Submit Your Recipe 
You must publicly post your final recipe along with pictures of your selected Lucky Foods product on your food blog, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram to qualify. You must also include Lucky Foods social media links and website URL when posting your recipe on your food blog. You must also tag Lucky Foods on all your social media platforms using the hashtags #eatluckyfoods, #luckyfoodsrecipechallenge and stores where Lucky Foods products can be purchased. When compiling the list of ingredients for your recipe, you must state the name of the Lucky Foods product used in creating your recipe. Please email your original recipe to marketing@luckyfood.com, including up to three photos (jpeg) of your finished recipes, along with links to your published recipes by the contest deadline. Applicants are responsible for complying with all rules of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. 

We highly encourage you to share your recipes on all forms of social media including, but not limited to, Foodgawker, Tastespotting, Tumblr, YouTube, Google+, etc. Please send links to sites where you have shared your recipe to marketing@luckyfood.com

CONTEST TIMELINE & IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Contest begins July 1, 2021 and ends September 1, 2021.
  • Recipes must be sent no later than September 1, 2021. 
  • No recipes will be allowed for entry after September 1, 2021.
  • Contest only open to the first 30 QUALIFIED bloggers.

THE LUCKY FOODS BLOGGER RECIPE CHALLENGE OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

1. Eligibility: This Contest is open to legal U.S. residents residing in the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. This contest is sponsored by Lucky Foods of Tualatin, OR (sometimes referred to as “the sponsor”). Employees, officers and directors of Lucky Foods and its affiliated companies and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors/partners are not eligible to participate. Void in Alaska, Hawaii and were prohibited by law. Entrants are responsible for complying with all rules of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram (including but not limited to terms of use and community guidelines), as applicable. 

2. How To Enter: Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Standard Time on July 1, 2021 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on September 1, 2021 (the “Deadline Date”). All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on the Deadline Date. To enter, visit www.luckyfood.com. All entrants must submit name, address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, email address and blog name. If entries do not contain all necessary information, the entrant will be disqualified. Please be certain to follow all directions. Sponsor is the official timekeeper for this contest. Lastly, by checking the corresponding box on the entry form, you expressly affirm that you have read and fully agree to these Official Rules. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.

3. Judging: The winners of the contest will be determined by judging all qualifying entrants’  submissions based on the following criteria:

1.Visual Appeal: 25%
Does the recipe show well on a plate or in a bowl? Do your eyes make you want to eat this recipe before you even smell or taste it? 
2.Creativity: 25%
Does your recipe show originality? Is this recipe reflective of unique twists to ingredient usage? Have you incorporated your personal touch to this recipe? 
3.Taste: 50%
Does this recipe taste great with every bite? Would you want to make this recipe repeatedly based on taste alone? Does it contain interesting, yet gratifying flavor combinations?

Lucky Foods will judge all entries using the criteria stated above and in its sole and absolute discretion. Decisions of Lucky Foods are final and binding on all matters relating to this contest.

All recipes must be the original work of the entrant and not previously published. You may use other recipes for inspiration, but you must make your own unique ingredient and cooking instruction changes for the recipe to be considered. Each submitted recipe must not infringe the copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other intellectual property rights of any person or entity. All entries become the property of Lucky Foods and will not be returned. By submitting a recipe for this contest, you grant Lucky Foods all rights, title and interest in the submitted entry, including the right to publish your recipe and any other information provided by you worldwide in all print and electronic media, (now or hereafter existing,) without time limitation, and the right to include your name and hometown (e.g., city and state) in connection therewith. Sponsor may contact you via phone or email regarding your submission.

4. Winners and Prizes: Winners will be selected as follows: One Grand Prize Winner will be awarded $1,000.00. One appetizer winner will be awarded $500.00. One entrée winner will be awarded $500.00. Sponsor has the right to publish winner’s names and recipes in future company promotional activities. Each prize is not transferable and cannot be assigned or substituted. Sponsor will not be responsible for any loss, liability or damage arising out of the winners’ acceptance or use of the prize(s). All prizes are guaranteed to be awarded, assuming enough qualifying entries is received and meet the minimum judging criteria. Winners must submit an affidavit of eligibility. Winners are solely responsible for the payment of all applicable federal, state, local and any other taxes. 

5. Selection of Winners: Winners will be determined and notified on or about September 30, 2021, by regular mail and/or email. Any winner may be required to execute a Statement of Eligibility and Release and Payment Authorization within 30 days of prize notification attempt or winner will be disqualified and prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. Entry and/or acceptance of prize(s) constitutes permission for the sponsor and its agencies, if any, to use the winner’s name, hometown (e.g., city and state) and/or likeness for advertising and trade purposes without further compensation or authorization, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, unless prohibited by law.

6. Conditions: Sponsor is not liable for any technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer internet system, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading/uploading any materials in this contest, or other technical difficulties or failures or other errors of any kind. Sponsor is not responsible or liable for any injury or damage to an entrant’s or third person’s computer and/or its contents, related to or resulting from the contestfrom contest. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or modify the contest at any time for any reason. In such a circumstance, all winners will be selected based on entries received up to date of termination. Sponsor also reserves the right to modify this contest in the event an insufficient number of entries are received and/or an insufficient number of entries meet the minimum judging criteria. If two similar entries are received, only the entry judged to best meet the criteria as set by the sponsorby sponsor will be included in the final judging. Entrants agree to indemnify the sponsor indemnify sponsor, and its affiliated entities, and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees from and against all claims and liabilities arising out of or in connection with this contest. In the event of any dispute regarding the identity of an entrant who submitted an online entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used for the entry at the time of entry will be deemed the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the operation of the website or the entry process.

7. No Recourse to Judicial or Other Procedures/Severability: To the extent permitted by law, the rights to litigate, to seek injunctive relief or to seek any other legal or equitable recourse to judicial in case of disputes or claims resulting from or in connection with this contest are hereby excluded, and entrant expressly waives any and all such rights. In the event that a court of competent jurisdiction finds the foregoing waiver unenforceable, entrants hereby consent to the jurisdiction and venue residing exclusively within the federal or state courts of the State of Oregon, and agree that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Entrants agree that these Official Rules are governed by the laws of the State of Oregon, without reference to principles of conflicts of law. If any provision(s) of these Official Contest Rules are held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions hereof will remain in full force and effect.