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Send us your winter warmers & win!

goodtoknow has teamed up with Russell Hobbs to give you the chance to win a full Russell Hobbs Creations set, a fantastic range of kitchen gadgets available exclusively at Argos, every month. Join in with our goodtoknow Cooking Club by sending us pictures of all the food you’ve been making. This month’s theme: winter warmers! 

Winter is all about those deliciously warming dishes. Soups, pies, roasts and casseroles for dinners and hot crumbles with custard for puddings are the perfect ways to keep your family toasty – and now they can even win you this fab prize

This month we’re giving you the chance to win a full Russell Hobbs Creations range including The Kitchen Machine, Mini Chopper, 3 in 1 Hand Blender and Food Processor.

So whatever you’re making to keep your family warm this month, all you have to do is send us your pictures, a little description of what you’ve made and tell us why you chose to make it. 

Send us your best winter warmer food pics to goodtoknowrecipes@ipcmedia.com by 30th November for your chance to win this month’s prize. Mark your entry as ‘goodtoknow winter warmers’ in the subject line.

 

 

Russell Hobbs is inspiring the nation to get creative with their cooking with the new Creations range. Available in country cream, the Creations range is perfect for helping you conjure up all sorts of tasty treats from the classic Victoria Sponge, to warming homemade soups.

Proud to be at the heart of homes across Britain for over 60 years, the new Russell Hobbs food preparation collection combines heritage style with product innovation. The Kitchen Machine, a must have for any keen cook, looks great, performs brilliantly and is only £199.99. Available exclusively at Argos, the range also includes a stylish Mini Chopper, a 3 in 1 Hand Blender and a powerful Food Processor.

Join the russellhobbsuk facebook page to keep updated with all the latest launches and to see what great deals Russell Hobbs is cooking up.

The terms of this competition:

  • The prize is one full Russell Hobbs Creations range including The Kitchen Machine, Mini Chopper, 3 in 1 hand Blender and Food Processor.
  • There is 1 prize to win. Prize subject to availability. In the event of a prize being unavailable, we reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. 
  • Competition details form part of these terms and conditions.
  • Entry is open to residents of the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland except employees (and their families) of IPC Media, its printers and agents, the suppliers of the prizes and any other companies associated with the competitions.
  • The winner(s) must be aged 18 or over.
  • The sponsor is IPC Media
  • The closing date is 30th November 2012. 
  • Proof of identity and age may be required.
  • Use of a false name or address will result in disqualification.
  • All entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition. 
  • Entries made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated devices will be void.
  • No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost, delayed or corrupted, or due to computer error in transit.
  • The prizes are as stated, are not transferable to another individual and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.
  • The winner(s) is(are) responsible for expenses and arrangements not specifically included in the prizes, including any necessary travel documents, passports and visas.
  • Prizes are subject to availability and the prize suppliers’ terms and conditions.
  • The promoters reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition.
  • In the event of a prize being unavailable, the promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.
  • The winner(s) agree(s) to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by IPC relating to any post-winning publicity.
  • The winner(s) will be selected from all correct entries received by the closing date stated within the promotional material.
  • Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner(s). If the winner(s) cannot be contacted, or are unable to comply with these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random.
  • Confirmation of the prize will also be made in writing to the winner(s).
  • Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize.
  • Where applicable, the decision of the judges is final based on the criteria set out in the promotion and no correspondence will be entered into over this decision.
  • Competitions may be modified or withdrawn at any time.
  • The provider of the prize is specified within the promotional material.
  • The Promoter is IPC Media Limited, Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street, London SE1 0SU.
  • In the event of a discrepancy between these standard terms and conditions and the details in the promotional material, the details of the promotional material shall prevail. 
  • A list of winners will be available by writing into the publisher of the magazine or website at the Promoter’s address no earlier than six weeks (unless otherwise stated) after the close of the competition. Only the surname and county of the winners will be disclosed.
  • Use of entrant’s email address: when you enter this competition, your email address will be automatically added to receive.
  • Please note that you will be given the opportunity to unsubscribe from the email newsletter(s) via the unsubscribe message in the email(s).

Send us your mum’s best dish and win!

Is your mum a bit of a whizz in the kitchen? Is there one recipe that she has passed down to you that is simply delicious? If you think your mum could give Gordon, Jamie, Mary and Paul a run for their money – send us her best dish for your chance to win! 

 

To celebrate Mother’s Day we’re giving away two £100 Champney’s Spa Gift vouchers so 2 lucky winners can treat their mums. Each winner will also receive a Nelsons Pure & Clear skincare set worth £30. All you have to do is send us a classic recipe passed down from your mum (with a delicious-looking pic, of course!). We’ll even publish our favourite recipes on goodtoknow so your mum really can be a famous chef! 

 

 

Nelsons Pure & Clear anti-blemish skincare range uses a combination of natural plant extracts including Calendula, Arnica and Hypericum with Tea Tree Oil to create the ideal skincare system to cleanse, smooth and invigorate your skin. The ingredients are specifically chosen for their acknowledged purifying and skin-conditioning properties to help you target the appearance of blemishes. The products start from £5.45 and are available in Boots. For more information, go to www.nelsonspureandclear.com

 

 

Twitter  – #mumsbestdish

Follow us on Twitter @goodtoknow or @GTKrecipes and then tweet us your favourite dish with a photo. You MUST include #mumsbestdish in your tweet.

Facebook

Upload your image to the goodtoknow or goodtoknow Recipes Facebook page. 

Email 

Send your picture and recipe to goodtoknowrecipes@ipcmedia.com

 

The terms of this competition:

  • The prize is 2x £100 Champney’s Spa Gift vouchers and a Nelsons Pure & Clear skincare set.
  • There are 2 prizes to win. Prize subject to availability. In the event of a prize being unavailable, we reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. 
  • Competition details form part of these terms and conditions.
  • Entry is open to residents of the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland except employees (and their families) of IPC Media,
    its printers and agents, the suppliers of the prizes and any other companies associated with the competitions.
  • The winner(s) must be aged 18 or over.
  • The sponsor is IPC Media
  • The closing date is 12pm, 12th March 2013. 
  • Proof of identity and age may be required.
  • Use of a false name or address will result in disqualification.
  • All entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition. 
  • Entries made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated devices will be void.
  • No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost, delayed or corrupted, or due to computer error in transit.
  • The prizes are as stated, are not transferable to another individual and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.
  • The winner(s) is(are) responsible for expenses and arrangements not specifically included in the prizes, including any necessary travel documents, passports and visas.
  • Prizes are subject to availability and the prize suppliers’ terms and conditions.
  • The promoters reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition.
  • In the event of a prize being unavailable, the promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.
  • The winner(s) agree(s) to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by IPC relating to any post-winning publicity.
  • The winners will be selected by the goodtoknow recipes team who will select their favourite two recipes submitted.
  • Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner(s). If the winner(s) cannot be contacted, or are unable to comply with these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random.
  • Confirmation of the prize will also be made in writing to the winner(s).
  • Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize.
  • Where applicable, the decision of the judges is final based on the criteria set out in the promotion and no correspondence will be entered into over this decision.
  • Competitions may be modified or withdrawn at any time.
  • The provider of the prize is specified within the promotional material.
  • The Promoter is IPC Media Limited, Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street, London SE1 0SU.
  • In the event of a discrepancy between these standard terms and conditions and the details in the promotional material, the details of the promotional material shall prevail. 
  • A list of winners will be available by writing into the publisher of the magazine or website at the Promoter’s address no earlier than six weeks (unless otherwise stated) after the close of the competition. Only the surname and county of the winners will be disclosed.

 

2013 Oscars: Gordon Ramsay Cooking Up Menu for Elton…

2013 Oscars: Gordon Ramsay Cooking Up Menu for Elton John’s Star-Studded Viewing Party

“Elton John and David Furnish have chosen the chef for their annual Academy Awards viewing party benefiting the Elton John AIDS Foundation.

We can exclusively reveal that Hell’s Kitchen star and international restaurateur Gordon Ramsay will design the menu at the 21st annual event, taking place Feb. 24 in West Hollywood Park.

“I’m sure our guests will be thrilled by his wonderful cuisine, and we are deeply grateful to him for his generous philanthropic efforts over the years, his commitment to ending the AIDS epidemic and for supporting our urgent cause with his talent and creativity,” John said.

Inside this year’s nominees luncheon

The yearly event has raised nearly $34 million over two decades.

Recent celeb guests have included Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth, Victoria Beckham, Ellen DeGeneres, Heidi Klum, Eva Longoria, Chace Crawford, Sharon Stone, Steven Tyler, Matthew Morrison, Neil Patrick Harris, Prince, Simon Cowell and Taye Diggs.”


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