Two more prizes from Europe and the UK

Mfh4roundedsmallI’ve got two more prizes I really want to tell you about, especially for those in the UK and Europe. These are two special culinary experiences that have been generously offered as raffle prizes for our Menu for Hope. I’m sure they will get a whole bunch of you donating – or donating again – to our campaign to try your luck at them.

UK39: Dinner at the Sportsman, Seasalter, Kent, and a tour of local farms supplying the restaurant with the chef, Stephen Harris.

You couldn’t possibly fashion yourself a proper British foodie if you hadn’t heard of chef Stephen Harris and his cult restaurant The Sportsman. This is a cook so fanatic with great local ingredients that he not only forages, cures meat, churns butter, but even makes his own salt. For Menu for Hope, Stephen offers to cook one lucky winner of the Menu for Hope raffle (and his or her lucky guest) a special tasting menu. And to make your trek up to Seasalter even more special, he will show you around the local farms and markets where he sources his amazing ingredients.

EU32: Two all-pass tickets to Madrid Fusion in January 2008

(Only for this particular prize, the winners will be informed right after Christmas because the conference will take place January 21-24.)

Madrid Fusion, one of the biggest and most important avant-garde gastronomic conferences in the world, offers two tickets, combined value over 1,200 euros, with all access pass to demonstrations, subject presentations, conference booklet, and tastings at the exhibition zone. On the conference’s roster this year include Ferran Adria, Andoni Aduriz, Quique Dacosta, Jean-Frainçois Piège, the Roca brothers, and more. These tickets only cover access to the conference itself, no transport or accommodation – you’ll have to do that bit on your own!

Mfh4roundedsmallYou can also see rest of the prizes, or browse by region by visiting our regional host blogs

UK: The Passionate Cook and Cooksister!
Europe: Food Beam
US: West Coast: Rasa Malaysia
US: East Coast: Serious Eats
US: Central: Kalyn’s Kitchen
Canada: The Domestic Goddess
Asia Pacific, Australia, New Zealand: Grab Your Fork

and, last but not least, our special Wine Blog Host: Vinography


To Donate and Enter the Menu for Hope Raffle

Here’s what you need to do:

1. Choose a prize or prizes of your choice from our Menu for Hope above

2. Go to the donation site at Firstgiving and make a donation.

3. Please specify which prize you’d like in the ‘Personal
Message’ section in the donation form when confirming your donation.
You must write-in how many tickets per prize, and please use the prize

Each $10 you donate will give you one raffle ticket toward a prize
of your choice. For example, a donation of $50 can be 2 tickets for
EU01 and 3 tickets for EU02 – 2xEU01, 3xEU02.

4. If your company matches your charity donation, please
check the box and fill in the information so we could claim the
corporate match.

5. Please check the box to allow us to see your email address so that we can contact you in case you win. Your email address will not be shared with anyone.

Advanced Order

Check back on Chez Pim on Wednesday, January 9 for the results of the raffle.

Thanks for your participation, and good luck in the raffle!

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3 Responses to “Two more prizes from Europe and the UK

  • angie said:
    December 14th, 2007 at 2:15am

    Hello Pim,
    how can I host Menu for hope on my blog and offer a prize? tks a lot for your time & attention. cheers

  • Laurent said:
    December 14th, 2007 at 9:42am

    Hey Pim,
    I know this is really stupid but I’ve just made a donation and forgot to indicate the prizes. Is it too late to do something or is there a way to correct that? Thanks.

  • Laurent said:
    December 14th, 2007 at 10:15am

    Nevermind. I found the solution on Firstgiving’s website. This fundraiser is such a great idea!

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