Friday, January 3, 2014

Awards for the event - Lets Cook for Christmas


 The time just flies so fast . It looks like only yesterday i posted an event announcement for Christmas and today its one day after New Year . Ah i forgot to wish you''ll for the New Year . I wish each and everyone a very happy new year and may this year bring joy , peace and happiness in all your lives. As usual even this year i have not taken any resolution , i know i am really bad at it . But one thing which i had decided was " i will post 2- 3 recipes weekly and it should be in combination of everything ( i know i have to reduce posting dessert recipes ) . 

 Ok now lets see the round up for the event " Lets Cook for Christmas" .  There were totally 145 entries .  Each and every entry were so unique and equally competitive with each other . Thank you so much each and every participant for making this event a grand success .

 I had categorized all the recipes under Salad , Cocktails , Cookies ,  Appetizers - Veg , Appetizers -  Non Veg  , Main Course  , Side Dish - Veg , Side Dish -N.Veg , Cakes , Desserts - Indian sweet ,  Desserts - International . Based on these categories i had chosen certificates for the deserved . Priority were given to the most Christmas related recipes as the theme is such . So there is no losers here . Everyone gets an award for participating in the event .



  Healthy Salad Award  goes to +linsy patel   from Home Cook Food for her  Black Chickpea Salad 


 Colorful Salad Award goes to +Smitha Kalluraya   from Cook with smile for her Corn Salad

                                     
Good Looking Cookies Award goes to +Ritchil Shafer  from Cheng and 3 Kids for her  Peanut Butter Blossom . They looks soo delicious .


Best Display Award for Cookies goes to +Tanusree Khandai  from Ma Niche for her Eggless Decorated Sugar Cookies

Now for Appetizers i have chosen 3 recipes .

  Best Appetizer Award goes to  +Sherin Deepu  from Kuk's Kitchen For her Super tempting Chicken Lollipop

Best Creative Appetizer Award goes to +pra manj from My Wonder Kitchen for her Eggy Snowman . These eggy snow mans are so cute . Women you are so creative ..


Best Healthy Appetizer Award goes to +Smitha Kalluraya from Cook with Smile for her Colacassia Leaf Rolls . Though i have not heard about this leaf . It looks soo healthy and a filling snack .



Now lets look in to Awards for Main Course.

Best Healthy Recipe Award for Main course goes to +Bhawna Bagri  from Simply Delicious for her Corn Dhokla .


Best Recipe Award  for Main Course goes to +Princy Vinoth  from Spicy Food for her Velam Appam . I am sure most of the people don't get perfect Apams ,But yours look crispy and perfect .


Best Recipe Explanation Award for Main Course Goes to +Eliza Lincy from Lincy's Cook Art for her  Fish Dum Biriyani . Between both your biriyani recipes were so good . Step by step with photos are so helpful .



Now lets see the awards for the Best Side Dishes both Veg and Non Veg.

Best display award for Veg Side Dish goes to +SINDHOORA ADYANTHAYA  from +Sindhoora's Kitchen  for her Chilly Paneer.


Best Vegetarian Side Dish Award goes to +Bhawna Bagri from Simply delicious for her Spinach Kofte .

 

Innovative ( Healthy )Vegetarian side dish award goes to +suganthi thangaraju from Amma's Kitchen  for her Brussels Sprout Stir Fry


Best Recipe Award for Non Vegetarian Side Dish goes to +Sanoli Ghosh  from Sanoli's Kitchen for her Hunan Chicken


Best innovative Recipe award for Non vegetarian side dish goes to +Sherin Deepu  for her Mussel Fry . They look delicious .


Now lets see the awards for Cakes . I have chosen 4 interesting recipes .

Best Looking cake Award goes to +Tanusree Khandai for her Nicaraguan Christmas Cake . 

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Best Recipe Explanation Award for Cakes goes to +pra manj from My wonder Kitchen for her Christmas (Kerala) Plum Cake . 

Best Innovative Recipe Award goes to +Rebecca Swinn  from Sugar & 2 Cents for her Brandied Almond Fruit Cake .  Two color layers in one cake is awesome .


Best Display Award  goes to +Eliza Lincy for her  Christmas Pudding . 


Lastly we are going to see the awards for the desserts . I have divided into Indian desserts and international desserts.

Best Indian dessert Award goes to +Smitha Kalluraya for her Banana Rasayana



Best Looking Dessert Award goes to +Jeena Eugene  from Yummy Treats for her Vanilla Pannacotta with Mango Mousse and kiwi , Mango glee  . This was the most viewed recipes in this event .


Best Innovative Recipe Award for Desserts goes to +Mayuri's Jikoni for her  Vanilla Chia Panna Cotta

Best Recipe Explanation Award for Desserts goes to +Rebecca Swinn  for her Tipsy Chai Sticky Date Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce . The sauce is the highlight for this dessert .



 Finally Top Contribution Award goes to +Eliza Lincy for contributing as many fabulous amazing recipes . Thank you sooo much +Eliza Lincy  for participating and making the event successful. To show my gratitude i am gifting you a 200/- worth justeat.in coupon . So contact me through email -order.divinecakes@gmail.com



Thank you once again and Congrats all of you . You all deserve it . Lets meet in another Event Soon .

10 comments:

  1. Thanks a lot Sharanya ! These are my first blog awards. I am so happy and excited about them. Thanks a lot !

    Wish you and your family a very happy New Year !

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  2. Shey,Thank you for having given us all an opportunity to showcase our cooking talents.

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  3. Once again ...thanx 4 the lovely event ,thanx 4 considering my recipes ,thanx 4 accepting,thanx 4 selecting,thanx for appreciating -I always thought I was not explaining quite well but your award made me believe in myself again ...Thanx for the encouragement !!! and Dear Shey divine ,U R infact the interesting turning point in my blogging world ,"DIVINE" for me indeed :))...my hearty thanks!!......U made my new year a happier one indeed...Thanks,nandri ...1ce again,wishing u and ur family and all participants here a very happy and blessed new year :)...Congratz 2 all the winners !!! ..God bless all !! -XOXO

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  4. Thanks a bunch sharanya :) Means a lot.

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  5. Thanks a ton Sharanya for choosing my recipe. I am really to happy to recieve this award from you. My hearty congratulations to Eliza Lincy and all other winners.

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  6. Thx a bunch Sharanya fr honoring me with 3 awards.. xtremely glad that u loved them. Awesome round up n write up.. looking fwd to many such events in future at ur space .. happy cooking n blogging

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  7. Congrats to each one of them. Wish I can the pictures of all the submissions.

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  8. Congratulations to everybody who won an award!
    Lovely event!

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  9. Thank you so much saranya for choosing my recipes for the award. Happy new year!!!

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