Hebrew National Hot Dogs Giveaway!

This giveaway is now over. The winners are Penny Snyder, Donna B., Cindy Merrill, Theresa Shafer, Cathy W, LeAnn V , shelly aka allysmama, and jennifer b. Congrats!

HN Beef Franks 150x150 Hebrew National Hot Dogs Giveaway!I have kids who love hot dogs. They would eat them for every single meal if I let them. Hebrew National Hot Dogs are made with the finest ingredients (certified kosher, award-winning; no fillers, bi-products, artificial flavors or colors; 100% beef from the front of the cow; trusted process and inspection) and are delicious. When we tried these for this review, Will (my 3 year old) would have eaten the whole package if we let him. That’s how much he liked them! I’ll be honest — I like to serve these with Mac & Cheese. It brings back that childhood memory for me. Now, with Memorial Day and summer just around the corner, there is nothing better than grilling out some hot dogs. However, you want to be safe doing so. Here are a few safe grilling tips for the summer:

  • Start clean! Between each use, scrape and clean your grill grates (and clean the grease catch pan on a gas grill), removing any debris. Follow the manufacturer’s directions for cleaning the inside of the grill, the burners, and any lava rocks or ceramic briquettes.
  • Check the inside temperature. Use a meat thermometer to make sure meat and poultry are safely cooked from the inside out: grilling hamburgers, 160° F; grilling sausages (precooked and uncooked), 160° F; grilling steaks, at least 145° F; grilling chicken or turkey breast, 170° F; grilling turkey or chicken legs, 180° F; grilling a whole chicken, 180° F.
  • Adjust your grill grates… for even cooking. Cooked too close to the coals, meat or poultry may look done on the outside, even though it’s still raw inside. Check for doneness with your meat thermometer.
  • Separate… raw and cooked meat to keep harmful bacteria from spreading. Wash or use different plates, cutting boards, or utensils for raw and grilled meat, poultry, or fish. Tip: Plan ahead; before starting to grill, have a clean plate and utensils ready to take grilled food to the table. Safe grilling is more than just not getting burnt.
  • Flare-ups? “Prep” ahead to avoid the flames and smoke caused by fat drippings. Trim away visible fat, and drain off high-fat marinades. Then if the flames flare up: 1) For a gas grill, shut off the burners until the flame subsides, then re-light; and never use water on a gas grill, 2) for a charcoal grill, simply move your food to another part of the grill.

Hebrew National is known for its all beef, deli-quality hotdogs and offers options to please the entire family, including:

  • Jumbo Beef Frank: Hebrew National’s Jumbo Beef Frank has the same great taste as other Hebrew National products but is almost twice the size of our regular beef franks to satisfy heartier appetites.
  • Regular Beef Frank: Hebrew National’s signature all-beef frank.
  • 97% Fat Free Frank: With 40 calories per hotdog, these are a favorite with the health conscious consumer.
  • Reduced Fat Frank: Same taste and quality of regular beef franks with less fat.
  • Family Pack: Perfect for large summer barbeques and family gatherings.
  • Quarter Pound Beef Frank: These 1/4-lb dinner franks are made with 100% pure kosher beef, great for Mr. Family Man.

In addition to pure kosher beef hotdogs, Hebrew National offers many other kosher products for a variety meal occasions such as packaged lunchmeats like beef salami and beef bologna, specialty polish sausage and knockwurst, franks in a blanket and cocktail franks.

Since we love our Hebrew National Hot Dogs, I have arranged for 8 (yes, 8!) of you to get a package of your own! Here’s what I need you to do:

MANDATORY ENTRY:

Leave me a comment telling me what your favorite Hebrew National product is!

EXTRA ENTRIES:

1. Twitter about this contest. You can do this daily!

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5. Comment on any other post on my blog. Let me know which post.

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Good luck! This contest will end May 26nd at 11:59 PM CST.

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See’s Candies Review and Giveaway

This giveaway is now over. The winners are Soha Molina , Doug, Nad, carol y, and Mickeee. Congrats!

2010 DRR Sticker2 300x190 Sees Candies Review and GiveawayWhat can be better than dark chocolate and rum? Ummm, nothing! Hence, you have See’s Candies newest candy flavor – Dark Rum Raisin. This nougat is flavored with rum, raisins, cherries, and walnuts. It is then covered with dark chocolate. How awesome does that sound? It is super yummy. You can get this newest flavor only in See’s shops for $5.25 per 4-ounce box.

I seriously have not met a flavor of See’s Candies I have not liked.  They use only the freshest and finest ingredients and it shows.

Since my readers (that’s you guys) seem to love these See’s giveaways, I’ve arranged for another!  I’ve got 5 gift cards for See’s Candies that can be used on a pound of candy.  Here’s what you need to do to win one:

Head over to the See’s Candies website.  Tell me what kind of candy you’d use your gift certificate on!

These will give you one additional entry (for each thing):

1. Twitter about this contest. I’ve added a Tweet button at the top of this post to make it super easy to do too! Just let me know in the comments that you did. Also, you can do this daily!

2. Add this post to social media sites like Stumble, Digg, Kirtsy, Blogging Zoom, Reddit, Propeller, Etc. (1 extra entry per site)

3.  Like this post on Facebook (There is a like button at the beginning and the end of this post you can use).

4.  Add this to any forums you belong too. Please give me the URL, so I can verify.

5.  Comment on any other post on my blog.  Let me know which post.

Each of these will give you 5 entries:

1. Blog about this on your blog. Please give me the URL, so I can verify.
2. Subscribe to this blog using either my email or RSS feed
3. Add my badge to your sidebar:

125ad Sees Candies Review and Giveaway

For 10 bonus entries:

Subscribe to my blog using your Kindle!

Good luck! This contest will end October 7th, 2010 at 11:59 PM CST.

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