Minnesota Cultivated Wild Rice Council - Get Wild with Rice Contest (Expired)

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Submit your best recipes that use rice and other qualifying products for your chance to win cash and other prizes from Minnesota Cultivated Wild Rice Council's Get Wild with Rice Contest. Plus, the finalists will also have the chance to compete in the 2017 World Food Championship with a shot at winning a huge prize worth about $300,000.

This sweepstakes has expired.

Sweepstakes Links:

  • Sweepstakes Entry Form: http://mnwildrice.org/contest_reg.php
  • Sweepstakes Rules: http://mnwildrice.org/files/2017ContestEntryRules.pdf
  • Sweepstakes Homepage: http://mnwildrice.org/


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USA, 18+

Start Date:

May 08, 2017

End Date:

June 05, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. CT

Entry Frequency:


Sweepstakes Prizes:

Grand Prize: $500 in cash. (ARV: $500)

People's Choice Prize: $250 in cash. (ARV: $250)

Finalist Prizes (up to 16): Three pounds of wild rice, a signed copy of "Canola Gourmet" cookbook, and more. The finalists will also have the opportunity to compete in the 2017 World Food Championship with a grand prize of $300,000 in cash and prizes.

Additional Comments:

To enter, submit an original recipe that uses at least a quarter cup of precooked wild rice per serving as well as two products from other sponsors of the contest.

The qualifying sponsors are Crystal Farms cheese, Gold'n Plump chicken, Green Giant frozen or canned vegetables, Minnesota Beef Council beef, Minnesota Pork Board pork, and Northern Canola Growers Association canola cooking oil, spreads, and sprays.