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i heart italy – the kitchen angel competition

i heart italy - the kitchen angel competition

The month of June means that it is time to celebrate la Festa della Repubblica – Italian Republic Day!   In true Italian style we are celebrating all month long.  Please join us as we appreciate all things Italian and Italian inspired!   To enter Submit on theKitchen Angel facebook page your favourite Italian inspired dessert photo. Each week the photo with the most likes will receive an Italian hot chocolate kit to make your own thick and luxurious hot chocolates at home.   At the end of the month of June the photo with the most likes in total will win a baking kit worth $35! Even if you have never been to Italy, you can still enjoy the love of Italian food, wine, romance and dolce far niente (the sweetness of doing nothing)!   All it takes is one photo, some sharing with friends and family and you can have your own Italian patisserie experience without having to leave the comfort of your own home (hot barista not included)!   Good luck!   Terms and conditions 1. Prizes can be claimed at Locale or will be posted free of charge anywhere in Australia. 2. Baking kit includes a Pasta di Mandorla baking mix, a silicon baking mould & a packet of glace cherries. 3. You must own and be able to prove copyright of the image submitted. 4. Entry into the Prize Draw is acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. 5. Only one entry per person per week. 6. The weekly prize draw closes at midnight on each Sunday night. The monthly prize draw closes at midnight on the 30th June 2013. Entries received …

i heart italy – the locale competition

i heart italy - the locale competition

The month of June means that it is time to celebrate la Festa della Repubblica – Italian Republic Day!   In true Italian style we are celebrating all month long and we invite you to join us as we appreciate all things Italian and Italian inspired!   To enter Submit an Italian inspired cafe photo on our Locale facebook page which will be judged by our fans through Facebook likes. The more likes, the higher your chances of winning the weekly and/or monthly prize, so make sure you share your photo with family and friends to increase your chance of winning.   The prizes Each and every entrant in this competition will receive one free coffee at Locale.   Each week the photo with the most likes will receive a mixed biscotti pack.   At the end of the month of June the photo with the most likes in total will win a Coffee and Bake cooking class with Italian pastry chef Mario Cali!   You too can be baking like an Italian pastry chef in no time!   Terms and conditions 1. Coffees and biscotti packs must be claimed in person at Locale by 31st July. 2. Baking session will be held at Locale and must be booked in advance. 3. You must own and be able to prove copyright of the image submitted. 4. Entry into the Prize Draw is acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. 5. Only one entry per person per week. 6. The weekly prize draw closes at midnight on each Sunday night. The monthly prize draw closes at midnight on the 30th June 2013. Entries received after that date and time …

i heart italy – the marca competition

i heart italy - the marca competition

The month of June means that it is time to celebrate la Festa della Repubblica – Italian Republic Day!   In true Italian style it’s an all month festa and we invite you to join us as we celebrate all things Italian and Italian inspired and join us in a fun little competition!   The competition   Submit your own travel photo either taken in Italy or inspired by Italy on the Marca facebook page, which will be judged by our fans via “likes”.   Each week the photo with the most likes will receive a Brachetto D’Acqui Tosti piccolo sparkling wine.   At the end of the month of June the photo with the most likes in total will win a $50 restaurant voucher!   All it takes is one photo and sharing with your family and friends to win an Italian meal, as good as if you were in Italy.   For those who have never been to Italy or don’t have any photos to share, don’t forget to like your favourite photos on our page and enjoy dolce far niente (the sweetness of doing nothing)!   Terms and conditions 1. The Restaurant Marca prize draw (the “Prize Draw”) is open to residents of Australia aged 18 and over. 2. You must own and be able to prove copyright of the image submitted. 3. The prizes must be claimed at Restaurant Marca via a previous booking. 4. Entry into the Prize Draw is acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. 5. Only one entry per person per week. 6. The weekly prize draw closes at midnight on each Sunday night. The monthly prize draw closes …

fancy some morning tea?

fancy some morning tea?

  We’re pleased to announce that we have reached yet another key milestone on the Kitchen Angel journey this week.  In fact we were successful in achieving it sooner than expected!    Drum roll please ….   We’ve secured a flagship store in Brisbane where the Kitchen Angel product range will be sold direct, where we will hold baking demonstrations and of course, have the obligatory coffee bar.    We’re so excited and can’t wait to share all of the details with you.  But until then, we thought we’d throw in a little teaser.  Rather than tell you where it is, we thought we’d run a competition to see if you can guess where our store will be.  Here are your clues:   1.  It’s approximately 3 km from the Brisbane CBD 2.  We’re in a commercial precinct 3.  Steinway, Boston & Essex – we love the sound of them   The first person to guess the exact location (street number, name and suburb) will win a free morning tea for 2 people at our new store.  Simply add your answer as a comment to this blog post.    This competition is open to Brisbane residents only (unless you are willing to donate your prize to a family, friend or colleague who lives in Brisbane) and does not include the cost of travel.   You can enter this competition once daily.  This competition ends at midnight AEST on Wednesday, 6th June.  The winner will be announced on Facebook and will be contacted via email.   So while Mario is elbow deep in the design and construct phase, he’s got the rest of us scouring  food providores, magazines and …