Contest packets for up to 20 entries in each category are available on a first-come first-served basis at Bloomingfoods East and Near West Side, beginning August 6th. Packets cost $5 each, and include complete contest rules, instructions, and salsa containers.
Entry packets contain:
• An entry form with space to include your recipe (Please return it in hard copy AND via email)
• Two 16 oz. containers for your homemade salsa
• Rules about making the salsa
• A bag in which to return your entry
Entry packets must be returned to the store where you purchased your packet(s), Bloomingfoods East or Near West Side, no later than 8pm on Friday, August 26, the night before the contest.
Judges and their family members are not eligible to participate. Limit of one entry per category per person. You or a representative must be present at the event by 11am to win.
First, second and third place prizes, donated by local businesses, will be awarded in each of the three categories. Salsa recipes may be published here on our website, in the Bloomingfoods newsletter, and/or in the Herald-Times.