CONTEST HAS ENDED Emeril’s New Cookbook “Sizzling Skillets…” – GIVEAWAY

You know you want it…and now you could be the first person on your block to own it!!  Chef Emeril Lagasse’s new cookbook “Sizzling Skillets and Other One-Pot Wonders” from William Morrow Books.  Check out their website at www.thesecretingredientblog.com.

So, let me just say that, in my opinion, this is one heck of a cookbook.  So far 2 dishes have come out of my kitchen from this book and both were TO.DIE.FOR!  I’ve already dog eared so many pages that the book won’t even close right.  So what do you think?  You want your own copy?  I promise it won’t be my dog eared one.  🙂  You’ll get your very own brand spankin’ new copy from the publisher.  So let’s get this party started.

First up is a little fun – Everyone loves a quiz!!  You will not be graded at the end.  🙂


“A Sizzling Quiz with Chef Emeril Lagasse”: http://snapp.to/nINLrF

Contest Rules:

  • Open to U.S. Addresses Only
  • Contest Begins on 9/14/2011 and ends on 9/18/2011 at 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time
  • Winner will be chosen by a random number generator, such as random.org
  • Tell your friends (ok, this is not an official rule, but I sure would love it if you did)
How to Enter:



You only need to enter 1 comment to be eligible, but if you’d like to kick it up a notch, you can enter as many as 7 times by leaving me a separate comment that you did each of the following:

  1. Tell me which recipe from Chef Emeril you’ve made or would like to make from here
  2. “Like” Emeril Lagasse on Facebook
  3. Follow Emeril on Twitter
  4. “Like” The Secret Ingredient Blog on Facebook
  5. Follow Morrow Cooks on Twitter
  6. “Like” Farmgirl Gourmet on Facebook
  7. Follow FG on Twitter

That’s it.  Enter once or enter 7 times.  You have 4 days to blaze up the comment section and enter for your chance at a fantastic cookbook!!!  I HEART GIVEAWAYS!!

CONTEST HAS ENDED – CLICK HERE TO SEE WHO WON!



Full disclosure: For my commitment to this blogger cooking party, I received a copy of this cookbook, as well as a set of Emeril – by Zak! Table Art 7-piece Flame-Shaped Serving Bowls, and Emeril Seasoning; a $50 grocery reimbursement and Emeril cookbooks upon completion of the party. The top performing blogger, as selected by T-Fal, will be awarded an Emeril by T-Fal Slow CookerYOU will be eligible to win a copy of the cookbook, as well as the 7-piece Zak! set. 

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 6:32 pm

    Emeril’s Mojo Roasted Pork Tenderloin sounds like something I’d like to try to make.

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 4:59 pm

    I “Like” Farmgirl Gourmet on Facebook

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 4:58 pm

    I like the Secret Ingredient Blog on Facebook

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 4:56 pm

    as well as following MorrowCooks on Twitter

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 4:55 pm

    Also now following FG on Twitter

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 4:54 pm

    And now I like Emeril on Facebook.

  • ChefTell
    September 18, 2011 at 4:53 pm

    I’ve been a happy Emeril follower on Twitter for a long time.

  • SuzOH
    September 18, 2011 at 3:54 pm

    I followed Farmgirl Gourmet on Twitter

  • SuzOH
    September 18, 2011 at 3:52 pm

    I Liked Farmgirl Gourmet on Facebook

  • SuzOH
    September 18, 2011 at 3:51 pm

    I Like Emeril on Facebook

  • SuzOH
    September 18, 2011 at 3:49 pm

    I follow Emeril on Twitter

  • SuzOH
    September 18, 2011 at 3:48 pm

    I want to win a copy of this book!

  • Amanda M.
    September 18, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    I follow Emeril on Twitter.

    Amanda M. (@pinkcupcake22)
    Buford, GA

  • Amanda M.
    September 18, 2011 at 3:41 pm

    I liked Emeril on Facebook.

    Amanda M.
    Buford, GA

  • Amanda M.
    September 18, 2011 at 3:40 pm

    I have made Emeril’s flourless chocolate cake several times (to great acclaim) 🙂

    Amanda M.
    Buford, GA

  • Anonymous
    September 18, 2011 at 10:44 am

    Followed @MorrowCooks and FG on Twitter. Likes The Secret Ingredient & Farm Girl Gourmet on FB.

    Johanna (@durhamfoodie)
    Durham, NC

  • Mandy Lo
    September 17, 2011 at 10:52 pm

    I “follow” FG on Twitter.

  • Mandy Lo
    September 17, 2011 at 10:49 pm

    I like “Farmgirl Gourmet” on Facebook.

  • Mandy Lo
    September 17, 2011 at 10:48 pm

    I “like” The Secret Ingredient” Blog on Facebook.

  • Mandy Lo
    September 17, 2011 at 10:47 pm

    I “follow” Emeril on Twitter.

  • Mandy Lo
    September 17, 2011 at 10:47 pm

    I “like” Emeril on Facebook.

  • Mandy Lo
    September 17, 2011 at 10:46 pm

    Chicken and Dumplings is what I want to make.
    Mandy
    Honolulu/Hawaii

  • susitravl
    September 17, 2011 at 2:28 pm

    Like The Secret Ingredient on FB (SusanB)
    susitravl(at)gmail(dot)com

  • susitravl
    September 17, 2011 at 2:28 pm

    Like you on FB (SusanB)
    susitravl(at)gmail(dot)com

  • susitravl
    September 17, 2011 at 2:27 pm

    Like Emeril on FB (SusanB)
    susitravl(at)gmail(dot)com

  • susitravl
    September 17, 2011 at 2:27 pm

    Grilled corn with chile and cheese – WOW – sounds so good.
    susitravl(at)gmail(dot)com

  • Teslaca
    September 17, 2011 at 3:52 am

    Following FG on Twitter

  • Teslaca
    September 17, 2011 at 3:51 am

    Following Morrow Cooks on Twitter

  • Teslaca
    September 17, 2011 at 3:50 am

    Following Emeril on Twitter

  • Teslaca
    September 17, 2011 at 3:49 am

    There are so many recipes on his site! Wow. One that really caught my eye to try is Arugula with Cilantro Oil, Peppered Goat Cheese, and Roasted Walnuts Salad.

  • M
    September 17, 2011 at 2:10 am

    i’d like to make his Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Pie with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

    blueblanket@hotmail.com

  • Anonymous
    September 16, 2011 at 11:12 am

    I already do like Farmgirl Gormet on facebook, does that count?
    -Katie Barnett
    Kalispell, Montana

  • MIchelann
    September 16, 2011 at 5:29 am

    Liking FG on FB! I lurve Emeril’s cookbooks, can’t wait to try the new one!

  • Anonymous
    September 16, 2011 at 12:23 am

    #6 done – Liked Farmgirl Gourmet on Facebook. Karen J.

  • Anonymous
    September 16, 2011 at 12:21 am

    Hope I’m doing this correctly – #2 done – liked Emeril Lagasse on Facebook. Karen J.

  • LeGwen
    September 15, 2011 at 10:30 am

    Out of Emeril’s new book “Sizzling Skillets…” I would love to try the “Spicy Vegetable Coconut Curry”. My whole family loves curry and we lean toward a less-meat lifestyle. Yummy! I can’t wait.

  • LeGwen
    September 15, 2011 at 10:22 am

    I “like”-d Farmgirl Gourmet on FB. I read cookbooks like novels. My grandmother used to say, “LeGwen, it’s just like reading a love story to me.” I agree!

  • LeGwen
    September 15, 2011 at 10:20 am

    I “like”-d The Secret Ingredient Blog on FB. I’m a blog fanatic.

  • LeGwen
    September 15, 2011 at 10:19 am

    I “like”-d Emeril on FB. I love his passion for cooking good food.

  • Pat R
    September 15, 2011 at 8:02 am

    I would try any one of Emeril’s bread pudding……sweet or savory.

  • Pat R
    September 15, 2011 at 8:02 am

    I like Farmgirl Gourmet on FB

  • Pat R
    September 15, 2011 at 8:00 am

    I like Secret Ingredient on FB

  • Pat R
    September 15, 2011 at 7:59 am

    I like Emeril on FB

  • Anonymous
    September 15, 2011 at 7:54 am

    I “like” emeril too =:)

    Cindy H
    Dry Ridge, KY

  • Anonymous
    September 15, 2011 at 7:52 am

    Secret Ingred is liked

    Cindy H
    Dry Ridge, KY

  • Anonymous
    September 15, 2011 at 7:51 am

    I already “Like” you on FB

    Cindy H
    Dry Ridge, KY

  • Amy Kim
    September 15, 2011 at 7:50 am

    …and follow you on twitter!! 🙂

  • Amy Kim
    September 15, 2011 at 7:49 am

    I already “like” you on FB! 🙂

  • Amy Kim
    September 15, 2011 at 7:49 am

    I’d love to try his Dirty Rice recipe! I’ve never had it before, but am dying to try.

  • A SPICY PERSPECTIVE
    September 15, 2011 at 7:28 am

    Great giveaway! I bet that’s a fantastic book. 🙂

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 10:17 pm

    Javamama75 aka Mama Bird 5 is following Morrow Cooks on Twitter.

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 10:16 pm

    Javamama75 aka Mama Bird 5 is now following Emeril on Twitter

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 10:15 pm

    Javamama75 aka mama bird 5 is now following FG on Twitter.

  • marla {family fresh cooking}
    September 14, 2011 at 8:56 pm

    I now follow Emeril on FB too 🙂

  • marla {family fresh cooking}
    September 14, 2011 at 8:55 pm

    Of course I want this cookbook! I follow you on FB

  • Steven Hite
    September 14, 2011 at 7:31 pm

    I would like to make the chicken Sauce Piquante…

  • Theresa Thoburn
    September 14, 2011 at 7:30 pm

    I like Farmgirl on Twitter

  • Steven Hite
    September 14, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    I have learned alot by watching Emeril on TV. I would love to be trained by him!

  • Theresa Thoburn
    September 14, 2011 at 7:28 pm

    The Cheesey creole tomato pie sounds yummy!

  • Rachel Blom
    September 14, 2011 at 6:38 pm

    #6 I “Like” Farmgirl Gourmet on Facebook

  • Rachel Blom
    September 14, 2011 at 6:36 pm

    #4 I “Like” The Secret Ingredient Blog on Facebook

  • Rachel Blom
    September 14, 2011 at 6:30 pm

    I “Like” Emeril Lagasse on Facebook

  • Rachel Blom
    September 14, 2011 at 6:26 pm

    #1 I would try his recipe for Almond Chocolate Truffles

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 5:03 pm

    #6
    Has @MaanHhhwell demonstrated how badly @MaanHhhwelll wants Emeril’s COOKBOOK!?? 😉

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 5:00 pm

    #5
    @MaanHhhwelll is going to try the Cajun Shrimp Stew that you gave us on twitter! Thanks!

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 4:56 pm

    #4
    @MaanHhhwelll IS going to try Emeril’s Continental Breakfast Fresh Peach Muffins with a Pecan Crumb Topping!

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 4:54 pm

    #3
    @MaanHhhwelll already follows Emeril on twitter!

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 4:52 pm

    #2
    @MaanHhhwelll is now following @Morrowcooks

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 4:50 pm

    I know… #1
    @MaanHhhwelll on twitter is now following @FarmgirlGourmet…

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 4:43 pm

    I like The Secret Ingredient on Facebook. Now to contemplate a twitter account…

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 4:41 pm

    I like Emeril Lagasse on Facebook.

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 4:41 pm

    You know I was wondering about that…. How will “anonymous” win… OK
    Manny-from the OC-SoCal says
    Thanks for the Cajon Shrimp Stew recipe!
    Now how do I claim my last 4 posts?? 8^( Duh..

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 4:40 pm

    I like Farmgirl Gourmet on Facebook

  • Mama Bird 5
    September 14, 2011 at 4:39 pm

    Cheesy Creole Tomato Pie sounds delish.

  • Susan
    September 14, 2011 at 1:34 pm

    Emeril’s Andouille and Chicken Jambalaya has been my go-to jambalaya for years. It’s amazing. I’d love to check out the new cookbook!

  • Dysfunktionaly Creative
    September 14, 2011 at 1:21 pm

    Liked Emeril on Facebook!

  • Alison @ Ingredients, Inc.
    September 14, 2011 at 12:53 pm

    I follow, I like etc.. Have a good day

  • Alison @ Ingredients, Inc.
    September 14, 2011 at 12:52 pm

    awesome giveaway! I tweeted

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 12:41 pm

    LET’S HEAT IT UP A LITTLE! BAM!!
    Linda Nargie
    McCall, Idaho

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 12:11 pm

    I would love to make Emeril’s Homemade Granola Bars, they look spectacular and I know my kids would like them for school snacks!
    – Katie Barnett

  • LikeSunshineDust
    September 14, 2011 at 11:35 am

    I follow Morrow Cooks on Twitter (@LkeSunshineDust)

  • LikeSunshineDust
    September 14, 2011 at 11:33 am

    I follow Emeril on Twitter (@LkeSunshineDust)

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:33 am

    #5 – following Morrow Cooks!
    Jen Hamilton

  • LikeSunshineDust
    September 14, 2011 at 11:32 am

    I like Emeril on Facebook.

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:32 am

    #3 – Just added Emeril to my follow list.
    Jen Hamilton

  • LikeSunshineDust
    September 14, 2011 at 11:31 am

    I would love to try his recipe for Pumpkin Cheesecake

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:29 am

    #7 – Check!
    Jen Hamilton

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:23 am

    And “tweet”-ing with Morrow Cooks!
    Katrina D
    Amarillo, TX

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:22 am

    “Tweet”-ing with FarmGirl Gourmet!!!
    Katrina D
    Amarillo, TX

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:19 am

    “”LIKE”” Secret Ingredient Blog…
    Katrina D
    Amarillo TX

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:18 am

    I “like” Emeril’s FB page…
    Katrina D
    Amarillo TX

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:17 am

    #6 – I have “Liked” you for a long time. Does that count? I hope so!!!
    Jen Hamilton

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:17 am

    ‘Tweet” following on Emeril’s page….
    Katrina D
    Amarillo TX

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:16 am

    #4 – The Secret Ingredient Blog has been Liked.
    Jen Hamilton

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:16 am

    Grilled Corn with Cheese and Chile… Oh my!!
    Katrina D
    Amarillo, TX

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:15 am

    #2 – I very happily “Like” Emeril on Facebook!
    Jen Hamilton

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:14 am

    #1 – Braised Apples, Roasted Acorn Squash and Fresh Thyme – I have not made it, but apples and squash will be in season VERY soon! Yum!
    Jen Hamilton

  • Anonymous
    September 14, 2011 at 11:08 am

    Okay.. I ‘Like” Farmgirl Gourmet.. Love your recipes!! Katrina D, Amarillo Texas!