Best Summer Giveaway

by Mary Papoulias-Platis

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I’m excited to be partnering with other San Diego Food Bloggers to offer this wonderful summer giveaway to our readers. Win a 5-quart chrome finish KitchenAid mixer with the specialty ice cream attachment, and a copy of the ultimate ice cream book, David Lebovitz’s The Perfect Scoop: Ice Creams, Sorbets, Granitas, and Sweet Accompaniments.

If you haven’t visited my friends’ blogs, please do check them out!

Barbara Cooks Barbara makes gorgeously fresh food, and all of her recipes include Weight Watchers’ Points and nutrition information. Here’s her Coconut Berry Swirl ice cream. Stephanie Weaver creates delectable dishes with fresh and healthy ingredients, along with a emphasis on migraine-friendly, low-sodium, and modified paleo recipes. Stop by her blog and pick up her Pistachio-Avocado Ice Cream recipe to make for warm summer nights. Indiaphile Puja and Steve demystify amazing Indian dishes with a fresh modern flair, and often include step-by-step photography. Here’s their Mint Avocado Kulfi. Kitchen Konfidence Brandon’s photography is drop-dead gorgeous, with creative recipes perfect for entertaining including lots of tasty cocktails. Check out his ice cream recipes. Mimi Avocado Mimi writes homey recipes featuring produce grown on their large avocado ranch, and beautifully represents the Southern California farming lifestyle. Try her Fresh Figs and Walnuts Glazed with Maple Syrup over ice cream. The Seaside Baker Don’t be thrown off by the title, Jackie features recipes of all kinds, not just baked goods. But as a professional baker, her cookies and treats rock. Check out her amazing ice cream sandwiches.

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  • This sweepstakes is sponsored by Barbara Cooks, California Greek Girl, Indiaphile, Kitchen Konfidence, Mimi Avocado, The Seaside Baker, Ten Speed Press, and Recipe Renovator, P.O. Box 34054, San Diego, CA 92163-4054. (619) 365-5065.
  • Prize description: KitchenAid 5-quart Pro stand mixer in Chrome, KitchenAid ice cream attachment, one paperback copy of The Perfect Scoop. Retail value: $468.97.

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{ 35 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Melanie

We love us some chocolate peanut butter all the way!!

2 Angela Y

I love Rocky Road ice cream.

3 Samantha Plotkin

I love Mint Chocolate Chip best!

4 Jason Nickolay

Tin Roof Sundae

5 Blessie Nelson

I would choose an alphonso mango icecream over any other any day!

6 Gret


7 Laura Ari

I love coffee chocolate chip ice cream.

8 e michelle

anything with chocolate! plain or with fudge is awesome!

9 Heather

Cookies ‘n cream or a reaaaaally good vanilla πŸ™‚

10 Julianne

I always go for mint chocolate chip!

11 Joey Simmonds

My imagination went to many places thinking ICE CREAM.

12 Lauren H

cookie dough

13 Rust

Vanilla is my favorite flavor of ice cream.

14 Tonya Atkinson

Rocky Road

15 Pat Nolan

Peppermint bon bon

16 Darlene Sullins

Hands down- mint chocolate chip! Yummmm!

17 Stacey Roberson

I love chocolate ice cream!

18 Laurie Griffith


19 Miriam Matheny

I love simple vanilla but have been wanting to try out making some buttermint flavored ice cream

20 Megan K

I love Rocky Road!

21 Diana Cote

it really depends on my mood, but a sea salt caramel with dark chocolate pieces is my regular or pineapple coconut that’s my second favorite. πŸ™‚

22 Diana Martins

I love a nice cream Ice Cream! Or a Mint and Chocolate… Or a lemon one… or a mango ice Cream… I cold go on and on and on… XD

P.S. It’ my birthday on the 19th! Crossing my fingers!


My favorite ice cream flavor is vanilla bean w/ caramel!

24 Leticia Hernandez

Vitamix is the Bomb and it would be twice as nice with an ice cream attachment. Then I would make the Avocado Pistachio ice cream!!! Oh yea, my two most favorite foods.

25 KrissyS

Vanilla with hot fudge sauce

26 Violeta V Gill

My favorite is Chocolate ice cream.

27 Rose Reeder

I want to win as looks like an very useful piece of equipment for my kitchen.

28 Kristi

Fresh Strawberry


Lemon Custard

30 Stacey

I love coffee ice cream but salted caramel is a close second!

31 Kim Kihega

I love Mint Chocolate Chip!

32 Steven Cote

I love Good ol’ Choc chip ice-cream. The quality of the ice-cream can really make it or brake it but its so simple and so good. πŸ™‚

33 Mariaelena

My fave is strawberry.

34 Linda

chocolate chip cookie dough!

35 Toaa


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