The North American Whiskey Guide Book Review & Giveaway

La Marquita Cocktails and The North American Whiskey Guide Book Review & Giveaway - Solid Gold Eats

Last week John and I took part in the 4th Annual Bourbon and Whiskey Tasting at Crown Liquors in downtown Indianapolis. Our friend Melanie was celebrating her upcoming birthday and asked us to attend. How I had not known of this extravaganza before, I do not know, but I will not be missing it in… 

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Adventures in Comfort Food Cookbook Giveaway

Adventures in Comfort Food Book Cookbook Giveaway - Solid Gold Eats

When you think of comfort food, what comes to mind first? Images of macaroni and cheese, meatloaf and mashed potatoes appear in my head (though not all on the same plate at the same time). When it comes to regions for comfort food, the midwest and southern parts of the US are the first two… 

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Holiday Gift Guide: I Love Indy 2014

Holiday Gift Guide: I Love Indy 2014 - Solid Gold Eats

When I type out the words “holiday gift guide,” visions of Oprah’s Favorite Things come to mind, like how people seem to have a mental breakdown on the show each time she gives away something. So maybe my gift guide won’t make you scream like this, but I do have something to giveaway that you… 

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Nudo Olive Oil Review and Giveaway

Nudo Olive Oil Review and Giveaway - Solid Gold Eats

Do you know where your olive oil comes from? What if you could purchase a tree that produced oil just for you? It can be done with Nudo’s Adopt a Tree program! When Nudo reached out asking if I would consider a review of their olive oils, I visited their website because I had never… 

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Fighting Hunger with Indiana Pork + Giveaway (Sponsored)

Fighting Hunger with Indiana Pork + Giveaway (Sponsored)

Those who know me well know how excited I am for the Indiana State Fair, which runs August 1 – 17 just a few miles away from my home. The fair train runs through the parking lot at my work, giving me a reminder multiple times a day of why I enjoy August so much…. 

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Polish Roses Bison Burgers with Farmer’s Garden by Vlasic + Giveaway #FarmToJar (Sponsored)

Polish Roses Bison Burger with Farmer's Garden by Vlasic (Sponsored) - Solid Gold Eats

Farmer’s Garden is a new variety of pickled treats from Vlasic that I have incorporated into a burger recipe you know you want to bite into. Pickles deserve more than the just the side of the plate! Since I know the title of this recipe may be confusing to some, let me start there. You’ve… 

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Weeknight Brazilian Feijoada with McCormick + Giveaway (Sponsored)

Weeknight Brazilian Feijoadas with McCormick + Giveaway (Sponsored) - Solid Gold Eats

Brazilian Feijoada, say what? Those two words didn’t mean much to me until I was researching Brazilian recipes for McCormick, who is sponsoring this recipe and providing a giveaway to one of YOU! You may remember my Grilled Indian Spiced Chicken Skewers recipe, which highlighted the Flavor Forecast of Indian curry powder, another great spice… 

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Fourth Annual Indiana Artisan Marketplace Preview + Ticket Giveaway

Fourth Annual Indiana Artisan Marketplace Preview + Ticket Giveaway

The Fourth Annual Indiana Artisan Marketplace will be Saturday, March 29 and Sunday, March 30 at The Expo Hall inside the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Never been to this stellar showcase of Indiana artisans before? Well you are in for a treat! Nearly 150 artisans will participate in this event, allowing you to get up close… 

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KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway from Indiana Family of Farmers (Sponsored)

KitchenAid Giveaway from Indiana Family of Farmers

Indiana Family of Farmers is sponsoring a giveaway of a 5 Quart KitchenAid Stand Mixer to one person who completes a quick survey about food safety and farming.   This survey should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete. At the end of the survey you will be redirected to a separate webpage to… 

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5 Reasons to Visit Earth Fare in Carmel + $50 Gift Card Giveaway!

Earth Fare Carmel Grand Opening

Earth Fare is opening a new store on Wednesday, June 26th in Carmel at 116th Street and Rangeline Road. Last year I had the opportunity to visit the Earth Fare opening in Noblesville, and I’m just as excited to share a few sneak peeks with you on the Carmel location. 1) It’s not just about… 

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Dinner with the Firehouse Subs Founder + Five $10 Gift Cards Giveaway!

Hook & Ladder Firehouse Sub + Five $10 Gift Cards Giveaway

I had the pleasure of visiting Firehouse Subs in Castleton to meet the founder of the nationally-known sandwich shop, Robin Sorenson. The experience October 10, 1994 marked the opening of the first Firehouse Subs. Sorensen was 26 years old. Now, there are over 600 restaurants all across the US. Along with Gotchababy, Indy With Kids,… 

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