Win a $7,500 culinary
adventure of a lifetime

  • Prize Package Includes:
  • A $2,500 gift card from Williams-Sonoma plus cookware, kitchen tools and Wüsthof knives
  • Round-trip airfare for two to New York and a two-night stay at a boutique hotel
  • A private cooking lesson at the Tasting Table Test Kitchen
  • Dinner at the iconic restaurant Eleven Madison Park

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Tasting Table is the Sole Sponsor of this Giveaway.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Tasting Table VIP NYC Burger Bash 2013 Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of 49 United States and the District of Columbia (void in Rhode Island), age 21 or older as of 7/29/13. Giveaway begins at 12:01 AM ET on 7/29/13 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on 8/30/13. Void where prohibited by law. See Official Rules for details.




1. ELIGIBILITY: Tasting Table Culinary Adventure 2013 Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of the forty nine (49) United States and the District of Columbia (void in Rhode Island, Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations) who are at least twenty one (21) years of age or older as of July 29, 2013. All employees of TDT Media Inc., doing business as Tasting Table ("Sponsor") and Williams-Sonoma, Inc., their affiliates, sales representatives, licensees or agents (all of the foregoing, collectively, "Sweepstakes Entities"), and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses) and those living in the same household of each (whether legally related or not), are ineligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law. Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these "Official Rules".

2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes entry period begins at 12:01 a.m. EST on July 29, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on January 31, 2014. (the "Sweepstakes Period"). Winners will be selected from entries properly submitted during the Sweepstakes Period.

3. SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS: You may enter the Sweepstakes by completing all required entry fields provided on the sweepstakes entry form (located online at during the Sweepstakes Period.

4. PUBLICITY: As a condition of entry into the Sweepstakes, except where prohibited by law, each entrant and each potential Grand Prize Winner by accepting the Grand Prize grants to the Sweepstakes Entities, a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free license and right, to publicize, broadcast, display and/or otherwise use the Sweepstakes entrant's image, likeness, name, city, state and biographical material (collectively, "Licensed Rights") in any media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional review, compensation, permission or approval of any Grand Prize Winner. The Grand Prize Winner will be required to complete a photo waiver and paperwork to redeem the Shopping Spree.

5. SELECTION OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNERS: One (1) potential Grand Prize Winner will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about February 4, 2014 to receive:

  • One (1) Trip for Two (2) to New York City, including the following elements:
    • Two (2) roundtrip economy airline tickets to New York from forty nine (49) states within the United States (void in Rhode Island, Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations). If winner lives within 150 miles of New York City, Sponsor reserves the right to provide ground transportation instead of the airline tickets.
    • Hotel Accommodations for two (2) persons (one [1] single room, double occupancy for two (2) night in New York City. Overnight accommodations are complimentary inclusive of taxes and resort fee, based on double occupancy. Additional occupancy or room changes are subject to additional fees. Room cannot be combined with any other offer, promotion or sweepstakes.
    • One (1) 2 Hour Private Cooking Lesson for two (2)
  • One (1) Shopping Spree to use a $2500 Williams-Sonoma Gift Card in its entirety at the Williams-Sonoma Columbus Circle store in New York City during the Grand Prize Winners’ redemption of the trip to New York City that is being provided by the Sponsor. Williams-Sonoma will ship the products purchased during the shopping spree with the $2500 Williams-Sonoma Gift Card to the Grand Prize Winners’ home address within the United States at no additional cost. Grand Prize winner will also have the opportunity to special order any items from the Williams-Sonoma website ( during the Shopping Spree at the Williams-Sonoma Columbus Circle store in New York City. The Grand Prize Winner will be photographed during the Shopping Spree and the photos will be used by both Williams-Sonoma and the Sponsor for promotional purposes.
  • One (1) 10 Piece set of Cookware from Williams-Sonoma
  • One (1) Williams-Sonoma Ultimate Tool Set - 22 pieces
  • One (1) Wüsthof Precision 6-Piece Knife Block Set
  • One (1) Gift Card of $500

Or similar items according the sponsor’s sole choosing. The components of the aforementioned package may not be substituted, exchanged or redeemed independent of each other by the Grand Prize Winner. Prize is non-transferable, has no cash value and cannot be exchanged or sold through a third party for redemption.The Grand Prize Winner must redeem and use all prizing by August 1, 2014. Approximate retail value: $7,500.00. The potential Grand Prize Winners will be selected from all eligible entries who took the required actions during the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The potential Grand Prize Winners will be notified via e-mail to the e-mail address provided on the Sweepstakes entry form. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes shall be final and binding. At the sole discretion of the Sponsor, disqualification, forfeiture and the selection of an alternate winner may result from any of the following: (1) a potential Grand Prize Winner's failure to respond to email notification within seven (7) days after its transmission; (2) the return of an email notification as undeliverable after three (3) attempts; (3) a potential Grand Prize Winner's failure to provide Sponsor with satisfactory proof of age, identity and residency; (4) a potential Grand Prize Winner's failure to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability/Publicity Release within seven (7) days after its transmission; (5) a potential Grand Prize Winner's failure to validly claim the prize by February 11, 2014; and (6) any other non-compliance with the Official Rules. In the event of a prize forfeiture, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, award or not award the forfeited prize to an alternate winner.

6. All taxes on the prize, if any, and other expenses related to accepting and/or using a prize not listed in these rules, including travel to/from the prize, are the sole responsibility of each winner. All prizes will be awarded, provided that they are validly claimed by March 28, 2014, after which no alternate winner will be selected, nor unclaimed prizes awarded.

7. GENERAL RULES: By entering or participating in the Sweepstakes, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information or technical failures of any kind, (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; or (3) any other computer, network, technical, human or other error, problem or malfunction that may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, or the selection or notification of winners. Further, if, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons outside the control of the Sponsor which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes (or portion thereof), Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes (or portion thereof). Sponsor also reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify the entry of any individual found to be (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or any website operated by the Sweepstakes Entities; (b) using any robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods, which will void all such entries; (c) violating these Official Rules or the terms of service, conditions of use, and/or general rules of any Sponsor property or service; or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for claims, injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the awarding, delivery, acceptance, use, misuse, possession, loss or misdirection of the prize; participation in this Sweepstakes or in any activity or travel related thereto or from any interaction with, or downloading of, computer Sweepstakes information.

8. PARTICIPANT OBLIGATIONS: By entering, each entrant agrees to defend, indemnify, release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities from and against any and all losses, demands, damages, rights, claims, actions and liabilities of any kind arising out of or related to (i) entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes or (ii) entrant's participation in any prize-related activities (including, without limitation, any property loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s)). The Grand Prize Winners assume all liability for any injury, death, or damage caused, or allegedly caused, by participating in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of the prize. Any disputes that may arise hereunder shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of New York without regard to the conflicts of laws principles of any jurisdiction. Venue with respect to any such disputes shall be had in the state and federal courts of the State of New York. All taxes are the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner, who may receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of the prize, if applicable.

9. PERSONAL INFORMATION: The personal information collected through this Sweepstakes is subject to Tasting Table's Privacy Policy, located at By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to the use of your personal information as described in the above Privacy Policy.

10. OFFICIAL RULES/WINNERS' LIST REQUESTS: To obtain a copy of these Official Rules or for notification of the winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: "Tasting Table Culinary Adventure 2013" c/o Tasting Table 447 Broadway Fl 5; New York, NY 10013. Requests for winners' lists must be received no later than three months after the end of the Sweepstakes Period. VT residents may omit return postage.

11. SPONSOR: TDT Media, Inc., 447 Broadway Fl 5; New York, NY 10013.