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Enter the EatInEatOut 2nd Annual Christmas in July Cookie Contest

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EatInEatOut is looking for your best holiday cookie recipes – in July! Enter your best cookies for a chance to win 1 of 7 Hamilton Beach Stand Mixers! (retail value $150 each)

How to enter:

1. Bake a cookie. Post it on your blog and link to this post on FBC.
2. Leave a link to you entry in the comments below.

Judging

The cookies will be judged by the staff at EIEO – Lori, Stephanie and Kelly. They will be scoring the cookie in two areas – Beauty (it’s got to look good!) and Creativity (uniqueness of the recipe).

What do I win?

1 of 7 Hamilton Beach Stand Mixers!
PLUS all winners will be featured in the Holiday issue of EatInEatOut magazine (Nov 2013) with social media shoutouts throughout December.

EatInEatOut Christmas in July Contest rules

1. Open to FBC members only.
2. Contest runs from July 15 to August 30, 2013.
3. You may enter as many cookies as you like. Entries can be old or a new posts but must include a link to [this post on FBC].
4. Entry links must be posted on [this Members’ Only post on FBC].
5. Judging will take place the week of September 16th, 2013.
6. Winners will be informed on September 27th, 2013.
7. Winners will be asked to provide the full recipe and photograph (photos must be hi-resolution – 8” x 10” @ 300 dpi OR 2400 px x 3000 px).

The fine print: Participation in the contest constitutes permission to the Contest Sponsor and their agencies to use the name, recipe, photograph and/or likeness of the winner[s] for purposes of promotion, advertising, and trade without further compensation. By participating in this contest, all entrants agree to be bound by these Rules and Regulations. The decisions of EatInEatOut and the contest judges are final and binding on all entrants.

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82 Responses to Enter the EatInEatOut 2nd Annual Christmas in July Cookie Contest

  1. Heather Lang July 15, 2013 at 2:41 pm #

    Lemon chip Poppy Seed
    http://www.tastygardener.com/lemon-chip-poppy-seed-cookies/

  2. Heather Lang July 15, 2013 at 2:42 pm #

    Chai Cookies ( I ate a whole tray of these)
    http://www.tastygardener.com/chai-cookies/

  3. Heather Lang July 15, 2013 at 2:42 pm #

    Lemon, Lime and Orange
    http://www.tastygardener.com/citrus-cookie/

  4. Heather Lang July 15, 2013 at 2:43 pm #

    And last for today the pretty Lace cookie
    http://www.tastygardener.com/lace-cookies/

  5. bakersbeans July 16, 2013 at 12:09 pm #

    Pumpkin Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies!

    http://www.bakersbeans.ca/pumpkin-orange-chocolate-chip-cookies/

  6. Maya Moscovich July 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm #

    OK, Here goes :)

    1st – My Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies:

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2012/06/25/lemon-poppy-seed-cookies/

  7. Maya Moscovich July 16, 2013 at 1:04 pm #

    Here comes the 3rd recipe – Gluten Free chocolate Pumpkin Seed Bites

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2013/05/25/gluten-free-chocolate-pumpkin-seed-bites/

  8. Maya Moscovich July 16, 2013 at 1:07 pm #

    4th and last for today – Caramel Creme Sandwich Cookies

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2012/08/14/caramel-creme-cookies-with-or-without-caramel/

  9. Marisa July 17, 2013 at 3:33 pm #

    Here is my Delish Orange Mocha Chocolate Biscotti
    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/11/orange-mocha-biscotti-dont-these-look.html

  10. Marisa July 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/11/black-bottomed-dolce-de-leche-macaroons.html
    I hope you enjoy my Dolce de Leche Black Bottomed Macaroons!

  11. Marisa July 17, 2013 at 3:39 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/11/gorilla-fudge-gorilla-c-ookies-who.html
    Huge,Dark and Sinful Gorilla Fudge Cookies

  12. Marisa July 17, 2013 at 3:41 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/10/white-chocolate-dipped-apricot-hazelnut.html
    A delicate Apricot/Hazelnut Biscotti

  13. Marisa July 17, 2013 at 3:46 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/03/white-chocolate-dolce-de-leche-amond.html
    What is Xmas without a shortbread cookies? These Almond and Dolce De Leche cookies drizzled with white chocolate make a spectacular presentation.

  14. Marie Porter July 17, 2013 at 5:04 pm #

    Gluten Free Fruitcake Cookies:

    http://www.celebrationgeneration.com/blog/2011/12/14/gluten-free-fruitcake-cookies-recipe/

    (These are insanely good, and will be snarfed up even by those without gluten issues!)

  15. Marie Porter July 17, 2013 at 5:08 pm #

    Sweet Ecstasy Cookies. Seriously, the most insane cookies ever. Will have to reshoot if they win, though (no large files):

    http://www.celebrationgeneration.com/blog/2009/07/20/sweet-ecstasy-cookies/

  16. Heather Lang July 17, 2013 at 8:44 pm #

    Homemade Oreo
    http://www.tastygardener.com/homemade-oreo-cookies/

  17. Marisa July 19, 2013 at 8:00 am #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/11/lemon-cloud-lemon-cloud-delights-tender.html
    Lemon Cloud Delights, tender morsels

  18. Mama B July 23, 2013 at 12:12 pm #

    Double Chocolate Cherry Chip Cookies
    http://myediblejourney.com/2013/07/23/double-chocolate-cherry-chip-cookies/

  19. Maya Moscovich July 25, 2013 at 7:28 am #

    Just finished these…literally….they’re all gone :)
    Fresh mint lime cookies with lemon drizzle (soooo good):

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2013/07/24/fresh-mint-lime-cookies-with-lemon-drizzle/

  20. Deborah Scott July 27, 2013 at 11:13 am #

    Lemon wafer cookies with a twist:

    http://stewing-pot.com/2013/07/27/whats-stewing-from-my-oven-lemon-wafer-cookies/

    These were originally called Mother’s Cookies, handed down from my great-grandmother Edith Pearse, and a favorite during various holidays.

  21. bakersbeans July 29, 2013 at 3:20 pm #

    Blueberry Mint Cookies :

    http://www.bakersbeans.ca/blueberry-mint-cookies/

  22. Sarah Rosen July 31, 2013 at 10:54 pm #

    Zebra Fudge Cookies – http://mynanaskitchen.ca/2013/06/12/zebra-fudge-cookies/

  23. Sarah Rosen July 31, 2013 at 11:23 pm #

    Dark and Dangerous Triple Chocolate Chip Cookies – http://mynanaskitchen.ca/2013/08/01/dark-and-dangerous-triple-chocolate-chip-cookies/

  24. Sarah Reynolds August 2, 2013 at 8:09 pm #

    Date Turnover Cookies – http://delishinadish.blogspot.ca/2012/12/sweet-on-dates.html

  25. Sarah Reynolds August 2, 2013 at 8:10 pm #

    Snow Covered Chocolate Torte Cookies http://delishinadish.blogspot.ca/2012/12/snow-covered-treat.html

  26. Sarah Reynolds August 2, 2013 at 8:15 pm #

    And me last one for good luck, these are my favourite cookies and super simple – Dessert Poutine Cookies, maybe not super Christmasy but really fun to make on Christmas break! http://delishinadish.blogspot.ca/2013/04/cottage-bound.html

  27. Maya Moscovich August 6, 2013 at 8:46 am #

    Spelt flour cookies (which means they are low in gluten) made with raw tahini (!!) and honey!
    So good!

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2013/08/02/honey-tahini-spelt-cookies/

  28. Maya Moscovich August 6, 2013 at 12:39 pm #

    And how about some Moroccan Date Cookies? They are so (!!) good! My family adores these!

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2012/05/07/maamul-moroccan-date-cookies/

  29. Heather Lang August 7, 2013 at 5:39 pm #

    Strawberry Rhubarb http://www.tastygardener.com/strawberry-rhubarb-cookies/

  30. Heather Lang August 7, 2013 at 5:40 pm #

    Salt and Pepper http://www.tastygardener.com/salt-and-pepper-cookies/

  31. EmmaEats August 8, 2013 at 10:40 pm #

    Here’s a vegan rendition of a childhood favourite.

    Vanilla Bean & Cocoa Pâte Sablées
    http://emmaeats.com/2013/08/08/vanilla-bean-and-cocoa-pate-sablees-vegan/

  32. Lisa Le August 12, 2013 at 4:55 pm #

    Blood Orange Macarons with Cacao Nibs http://alimentageuse.com/home/2013/03/20/blood-orange-macarons/

  33. Lisa Le August 12, 2013 at 4:56 pm #

    Copy Cat Golden Oreo Cookies http://alimentageuse.com/home/2013/07/12/copycat-golden-oreo-cookies/

  34. Gwen Wright August 13, 2013 at 12:29 am #

    Christmas Meringues – Candy Cane Peppermints and After Eights Christmas Trees:

    http://devourandconquer.com/entries/recipes/christmas-meringues

  35. Julie Elsdon-Height August 13, 2013 at 11:01 pm #

    Here’s my Easy Peanut Butter Brownie cookie http://www.soberjulie.com/2013/03/peanut-butter-brownie-cookie-recipe/

  36. Marisa August 14, 2013 at 9:32 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/05/cassata-ravioli-cassata-ravioli-1-cup.html
    This cookie has Southern Italian flavours and is a real Holiday treat

  37. Marisa August 14, 2013 at 10:17 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/2012/06/apricot-hazelnut-shortbread-cookies.html
    A delicate combination of dried apricot, hazelnut and white chocolate…who could resist

  38. Heather Lang August 15, 2013 at 5:30 pm #

    Love how pretty these are http://www.tastygardener.com/neopolitan-pinwheel-cookies/

  39. Maya Moscovich August 16, 2013 at 10:51 am #

    No bake is needed for these cheesy bites, and if you drizzle with strawberry syrup on top for serving, you have Christmas in your plate and a celebration in your mouth:

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2013/08/14/cookies-and-lemon-cheesecake-balls/

  40. Deborah Scott August 19, 2013 at 12:25 pm #

    Inspired, of course, by “the most famous reindeer of all”, Rudolph, these cookies combine Santa favorites: chocolate, chocolate, and more chocolate.

    http://stewing-pot.com/2013/08/19/rudolphs-from-the-oven-christmas-cookies-in-july/

  41. Marisa August 20, 2013 at 9:38 am #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/
    Here is my latest Trail Mix Oatmeal Cookies, nutritious and satisfies the sweet tooth

  42. Jessica August 25, 2013 at 4:59 pm #

    Chocolate Drizzled Cranberry Pistachio Cookies
    http://www.shebakeshere.com/2012/12/chocolate-drizzled-cranberry-pistachio-cookies.html

  43. Jessica August 25, 2013 at 5:00 pm #

    Maple Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate and Butterscotch Chips
    http://www.shebakeshere.com/2013/01/maple-oatmeal-cookies-with-chocolate-butterscotch-chips.html

  44. Jessica August 25, 2013 at 5:02 pm #

    Chocolate Espresso Graham Crackers
    http://www.shebakeshere.com/2013/05/chocolate-espresso-graham-crackers-whole-wheat.html

  45. Christina Austin August 25, 2013 at 5:03 pm #

    Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookies
    http://buffyandgeorge.com/gluten-free-gingerbread-cookies/

  46. Christina Austin August 25, 2013 at 5:04 pm #

    Gluten Free Sugar Cookie Sandwiches with Dulce de Leche
    http://buffyandgeorge.com/gluten-free-sugar-cookie-sandwiches-with-dulce-de-leche/

  47. Anna Nienhuis August 25, 2013 at 5:09 pm #

    Cranberry Bliss Cookies get chocolatey! http://hiddenponies.com/2013/03/saturday-sweets-chocolate-cranberry-bliss-cookies/

  48. Anna Nienhuis August 25, 2013 at 5:16 pm #

    How often do you get a ton of fibre at the same time as your fudge? In these sandwich cookies you do :) http://hiddenponies.com/2013/08/saturday-sweets-oatmeal-fudge-sandwich-cookies/

  49. Anna Nienhuis August 25, 2013 at 5:18 pm #

    Pomegranate Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies…yum. http://hiddenponies.com/2011/12/chocolate-pomegranate-oatmeal-cookies/

  50. Jeanine Friesen August 25, 2013 at 5:20 pm #

    Gluten-free Magic Peanut Butter Middles
    http://www.thebakingbeauties.com/2011/12/gluten-free-magic-peanut-butter-middles.html

  51. Jeanine Friesen August 25, 2013 at 5:21 pm #

    Gluten Free White Chocolate and Peppermint Cookies
    http://www.thebakingbeauties.com/2012/12/gluten-free-white-chocolate-and-peppermint-cookies.html

  52. Trina Gallop August 25, 2013 at 5:35 pm #

    This has been a VERY popular recipe on my blog. I make these all the time. So easy to pull together and so very tasty. Oh – and did I mention they are GLUTEN-FREE!

    http://www.willcookforshoes.ca/chickpea-chocolate-chip-cookies/

    Enjoy!

    And good luck everyone. :)

    Trina

  53. Sondi Bruner August 26, 2013 at 11:23 am #

    Soft molasses ginger cookies: http://www.sondibruner.com/2012/08/20/soft-molasses-ginger-cookies/

  54. bakersbeans August 26, 2013 at 11:34 am #

    These were a huge hit at a Bloggers Bake Sale last December and sold out. White Chocolate Cranberry Kiss Cookies.

    http://www.bakersbeans.ca/white-chocolate-cranberry-kiss-cookies/

  55. Trina Gallop August 27, 2013 at 7:04 am #

    I’m entering these because of their cookie base…I’m calling them cookies with a twist! :) Chocolate Caramel Cookie Bars. – these are surprisingly easy to make but SOOOOOO good : http://www.willcookforshoes.ca/chocolate-caramel-bars/

  56. Trina Gallop August 27, 2013 at 7:09 am #

    Chewy Toffee Almond Cookies – soooo tasty. These have a bit more substantial cookie base and they bake up really nice: http://www.willcookforshoes.ca/chewy-toffee-almond-cookies/

  57. Maya Moscovich August 27, 2013 at 10:47 am #

    When you’re thinking delicious, pretty and easy; You’re thinking about these Coconut Vanilla Jam Sandwich Cookies:

    http://www.mayaskitchen.info/2013/08/27/coconut-vanilla-jam-sandwich-cookies/

  58. Julie August 28, 2013 at 1:33 pm #

    Love the contest! My 1st entry: Peanut Butter and Muesli Cookies: http://pleasepasstheketchup.ca/2013/06/30/peanut-butter-muesli-cookies/

  59. Julie August 28, 2013 at 1:35 pm #

    2nd Entry: Coconut Macarons: http://pleasepasstheketchup.ca/2013/03/28/coconut-macarons/

  60. Julie August 28, 2013 at 1:37 pm #

    3rd entry: Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Cookies with Sea Salt: http://pleasepasstheketchup.ca/2012/11/27/nutella-stuffed-chocolate-cookies-sea-salt/

  61. Julie August 28, 2013 at 1:39 pm #

    4th entry: Vanilla Bean Sugar Cookies http://pleasepasstheketchup.ca/2012/11/24/vanilla-bean-sugar-cookies/.

  62. Julia August 29, 2013 at 6:19 pm #

    Pinwheel Spice Cookies with Jam Filling:
    http://swirlsandspice.com/2013/08/29/pinwheel-spice-cookies-with-jam-filling/

  63. Marisa August 29, 2013 at 9:14 pm #

    http://tastyd.blogspot.ca/ Here is my Peanut Butter Blossom cookies, ready for the Holidays!

  64. Heidi B August 30, 2013 at 10:57 am #

    I’m submitting these 100% Whole Wheat Chewy Triple Ginger Cookies – http://fooddoodles.com/2012/12/17/100-whole-wheat-triple-ginger-cookies/

  65. Liliana August 30, 2013 at 11:33 am #

    My favourite Christmas cookies – Cucidati – Sicilian Fig cookies

    http://www.mycookbookaddiction.com/2011/12/10/cucidati-sicilian-fig-cookies.html

    • Redawna August 30, 2013 at 8:11 pm #

      These are just fantastic and add a fancy touch to any cookie tray!

  66. Redawna August 30, 2013 at 8:13 pm #

    You would need an army to eat this cookie! But I can as sure it would be amazing!

    http://nutmegdisrupted.com/2013/08/29/sugar-shack-festival-trees-grande-prairie-2009/

  67. Redawna August 30, 2013 at 8:17 pm #

    Everyone should try making macarons! True baking satisfaction when you can nail a recipe that most bloggers try at one time or another.

    http://nutmegdisrupted.com/2012/03/22/raspberry-macarons/

  68. EatInEatOut September 1, 2013 at 7:05 pm #

    Thank you everyone for entering. It is going to be really hard to pick our final 7 winners! Check out our holiday issue (http://www.eatineatout.ca) November 13th when they will be revealed.

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