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Tupelo Honey Cafe is one of my favorite places to eat. I blogged about their menu and atmosphere along with fellow bloggers in a Bloggers Feast, this summer. Recently, they reached out to me regarding a holiday recipe contest:


Southern Holiday Main Course
Southern Holiday Cocktails
Southern Holiday Leftovers
Southern Holiday Desserts

There are two ways to win in each category:
1)    Four People's Choice Winners - Winners who receive the most votes will receive:
·       $50 Tupelo Honey Cafe gift card
·      Tupelo Honey Cafe cookbook set (a $60 value)
2)    Four Chef's Choice Winners- Winners chosen by Executive Chef Brian Sonoskus will be featured:
·      On our website
·      Facebook and Twitter pages
·      And will receive a special Tupelo Honey Cafe Chef's Basket ($100 value)

Y'all know I cook, but baking is new to me. I tried my hand at a new take on my favorite dessert: Mississippi Mud Cake. I made Mississippi Mud Cupcakes with a white chocolate center.

I will enter tonight...wish me luck!
My entry for +Tupelo Honey Cafe 's holiday recipe contest: Mississippi mud cupcakes.


Eligibility: The 2014 Tupelo Honey Cafe Southern Holiday Recipe Contest (the “Contest”) is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia (US), age 18 or older at time of entry. Void outside the United States, in Puerto Rico, and wherever else prohibited by law.

Employees of Tupelo Honey Cafe, its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and individuals and the immediate family members of and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter. This contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

Submissions may be made on-line.
All entries are due no later than Sunday, November 30th at 10:00 pm Eastern. All recipes must be original, tested in your home kitchen and may not have won any other recipe contest. If no computer access is available, entrants may send in recipes through the mail at Tupelo Honey Cafe Southern Holiday Recipe Contest, 1200 Ridgefield Blvd, Suite 290, Asheville, NC 28806. Winners will be announced on Tupelo Honey Cafe’s website as well as via Tupelo Honey’s Facebook page on December 10th.

Two winners will be chosen in each of four categories: 1) holiday main dish, 2) holiday desserts, and 3) holiday leftovers 4) holiday cocktails. People's Choice winners will be chosen by number of votes received. Chef's Choice winners will be chosen by originality and taste of recipe. You are welcome to include background and the inspiration for the recipe, or a story about the origin of the recipe. By submitting your recipe to this contest, you grant all rights of photos and recipes and stories, as well as use of your name as winner, to Tupelo Honey Cafe for use in its chosen media outlets. All entrants will automatically be added to the Tupelo Honey Cafe Shoo Mercy Club Loyalty Program. For more information, please visit our website:

Winners will be announced on December on Facebook, Twitter, Tupelo Honey Cafe website and by email.


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