Fill in the information below, and you’ll be entered to win a copy of Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef by Gabrielle Hamilton (Random House, 2011).
Note: You can enter one time per e-mail address per day. Deadline is noon (12 p.m.) ET 12.21.11.
Praised equally for its adept prose and engaging tale, chef Gabrielle Hamilton’s memoir has fast become a must-read for those who like words, food, and especially both. Hamilton takes readers through her quirky rural childhood, its dissolution, her time spent bouncing around New York City’s underbelly, half-starved travels through Europe, 20-hour days in the shadowy catering world, and the opening of her restaurant, Prune. Her love of cooking and eating—and the comfort these acts bring—runs through her loves, losses, and adventures in this deftly told patchwork tale.
To make sure you’re kept abreast of our latest cookbook, kitchen appliance, and food giveaways, subscribe to our new giveaway-only feed. If you want stay on top of our recipes and writings, subscribe to our general feeds, e-mails, or digest in the column to the right.
OFFICIAL RULES: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (and the District of Columbia) and of the country of Canada, who are physically located and residing therein, and who are 18 years of age at time of entry. Leite’s Culinaria assumes no responsibility for late or misdirected entries due to SPAM, technological or e-mail filtering issues, or for prizes lost in transit. For this giveaway, entrants can enter 1 time per e-mail address per day. The use of any system, robot, agent, or software to automatically submit entries in connection with this Giveaway is prohibited. Leite’s Culinaria’s decisions concerning all matters related to this sweepstakes are final. A randomly selected winner will be notified by e-mail. Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received. Leite’s Culinaria employees, independent contractors, and their immediate family members are not eligible to win. Void where prohibited by law. No cash substitutions, transfer, or assignment of prizes allowed except by Leite’s Culinaria. Winner must claim prize within 2 weeks or the prize will be forfeited. Prizes will be shipped via media mail 2 to 3 weeks after the prizes have been claimed. Winner grants to Leite’s Culinaria the right to use his/her name and biographical information in advertising and promotion without compensation or permission. Shipping and postage will be paid for by Leite’s Culinaria. Any tax, international or otherwise, is the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner releases Leite’s Culinaria from any liability arising out of participation in this Sweepstakes or the acceptance, use, or misuse of the prize. List of winners available here. Note: All prizes valued at $49.99 or less have been donated. All prizes valued at $50.00 or more have been purchased by Leite’s Culinaria.