CONTEST - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CONTEST News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Could Lay’s newest flavor be cappuccino? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58186974-79/lay-flavor-flavors-frito.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58186974-79/lay-flavor-flavors-frito.html.csp">Could Lay’s newest flavor be cappuccino?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T12:55:02.425-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 12:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • American palates have changed considerably over the years, but is the country ready for cappuccino-flavored Lay’s? Frito-Lay, the snack division of PepsiCo Inc., will announce on Wednesday the coffee-flavored chips as one of the four finalists for its second annual “Do Us a Flavor” contest in the U.S., which gives people a chance to create a new potato chip that is sold nationally and win $1 million. The other three finalists are Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese, Mango Salsa and Wasabi Ging...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581869742014-07-15T12:55:02.425-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T12:55:02.425-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186974@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:55:02 MDT Food brief: Home-brew contest, Park City Food & Wine Classic, World Cup wine dinner and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58144037-223/wine-dinner-park-sept.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58144037-223/wine-dinner-park-sept.html.csp">Food brief: Home-brew contest, Park City Food & Wine Classic, World Cup wine dinner and more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T01:01:02.806-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Register now for home-brew contest Registration is under way for the second annual Bier Brauen, a home-brewing contest, which takes place during the annual Oktoberfest celebration at Grace Lutheran Church and School. It is one of only two contests in the state sanctioned by the American Homebrewers Association and the Beer Judge Certification Program. The contest emphasizes German-style brews, but beers will be accepted in more than a dozen categories. Here’s what you need to know: Registratio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144037@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 01:01:02 MDT Black Widow loses women’s hot dog eating contest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149356-223/hot-dogs-buns-dog.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149356-223/hot-dogs-buns-dog.html.csp">Black Widow loses women’s hot dog eating contest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The Black Widow has been outeaten. Two-time defending champion Sonya Thomas lost her hot dog eating title Friday to 28-year-old Miki Sudo of Las Vegas, who wolfed down 34 franks and buns in 10 minutes to win the women’s division of the annual Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island. The 47-year-old Thomas, a native of South Korea who now lives in Alexandria, Virginia, was only able to devour 27 3/4 hot dogs and buns. She scarfed down a record 45 dogs and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581493562014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149356@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 10:28:07 MDT Park City cocktail contest now online http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58138516-223/park-cocktail-contest-online.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58138516-223/park-cocktail-contest-online.html.csp">Park City cocktail contest now online</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T01:01:02.492-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City’s annual Summer Cocktail Contest has moved online so that more restaurants can participate and more people can vote. “We are very excited to see how the contest unfolds, and we can’t wait to crown the winner,” said Ginger Ries, executive director of the Park City Area Restaurant Association, which sponsors the event. In previous years, a panel of guest judges sampled the 16 entries and selected the winning libation. Under the new format, anyone 21 and older can visit the participating ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58138516@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 01:01:02 MDT Utah’s Cherry Cobbler wins state food contest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58120209-223/contest-utah-cobbler-cherry.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58120209-223/contest-utah-cobbler-cherry.html.csp">Utah’s Cherry Cobbler wins state food contest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T20:11:54.508-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 08:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A dessert cobbler made with Utah’s famous tart cherries has won the fourth annual “Taste of America” contest, sponsored by CQ Roll Call, a legislative and political newspaper in Washington D.C. The four-round competition pits foods from different states against each other in a March Madness-style bracket. Votes were collected over the course of six weeks. The winning state receives a trophy and bragging rights for the next year. Maine’s Lobster Roll and Maryland’s Crab Cakes finished a second an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58120209@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:11:54 MDT Letter: This is so much more than a game, governor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58123178-82/game-court-gov-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58123178-82/game-court-gov-herbert.html.csp">Letter: This is so much more than a game, governor</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T15:47:01.889-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 03:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I am appalled by Gov. Herbert’s comparison of the legal battles over same-sex marriage to a game. “It’s like stopping a game in the middle of the contest. ... You can’t stop in the middle. You’ve got to play to the final buzzer” (“Utah will take fight to U.S. high court,” June 26). I have played sports all my life, my family has, and I have coached school sports for years. Win or lose, I went home after a game or contest or race, and my life did not change one iota. Being able to marry or ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123178@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:47:01 MDT Editor column: Tribune staffers win awards, but they pursue stories, not status http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58036138-78/sltrib-tribune-utah-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58036138-78/sltrib-tribune-utah-com.html.csp">Editor column: Tribune staffers win awards, but they pursue stories, not status</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Terry Orme</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T19:54:11.107-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spring is contest season for journalists, and Salt Lake Tribune reporters, photographers, artists and editors have acquitted themselves well when stacked up against their peers throughout the country. Pat Bagley, our talented editorial cartoonist, was a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Our sports staff had an excellent showing in the Associated Press Sports Editors contest, with a first place for Kurt Kragthorpe’s series on life in minor-league baseball, and four top-10 awards for Sunday and daily sect...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58036138@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 19:54:11 MDT