Create a winning recipe including one (1) or more of Mooney Farms Bella Sun Luci Sun Dried Tomato Products.
Initial Judging – Initial Recipe judging will be done by a qualified panel of judges and will consider the following criteria: likely taste, creativity/originality, presentation and ease of preparation.
Final Judging – The top ten Recipes in each Recipe category will then be prepared and judged by a qualified panel of judges and assigned points based on the following criteria and point system
taste (1 to 30 points)
creativity (1 to 25 points)
originality (1 to 20 points)
appearance (1 to 15 points)
ease of preparation (1 to 10 points).
The highest scoring Finalist will be declared the Grand Prize winner. In the event of a tie, the entry with the higher score first in the taste category and then in the creativity/originality category will be declared the Grand Prize winner. If a tie continues, the tied entries will be re-judged by a new judge using the original criteria.
The decisions of the judges will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Contest. Winners will be announced on or about September 1.
Grand Prize – $2,500.00/Cash
2nd Place – $500.00/Cash
3rd Place – Mooney Farms Gourmet Gift Basket