Wednesday, December 1, 2010

The Winner for the "Culinary Smackdown Let's Get Tangy With Citrus November 2010" goes to ....

Thank you everyone for taking the time and especially to these lovely ladies who has submitted their delicious entries for the Culinary Smackdown. I thought choosing the theme was extremely difficult. I changed my mind over and over before decided on  citrus as the theme  for the month of November 2010.  Choosing the winner is even more difficult than anything else! The entries submitted are all mouth-watering and looks so delicious that I have a hard time picking out the winner!

Let me present the delicious entries to this Culinary Smackdown, in random order, and you can see for yourself how delicious each entry is. They are :

Orange Oatmeal Bread


There now, don't you agree with me that they all look so deliciously yummy! I'm sure by now that you would want to know who the winner is. Alright, lovely ladies, this is a very challenging and extremely difficult decision for me as all of your entries are absolutely incredible!  OK. here goes, hold your breath......


her fabulous entry "Grapefruit Rhubarb Jam"

Yahooooo !  Melynda, you have won!!!! Please email me your full address and this wonderful cookbook shall be on its way to your kitchen very soon!

Congratulations Melynda!!!!

Thank you to the rest of the participants for your entries and support! It has been fun hosting! Now, I'm handing over the hosting for the next month's challenge to Melynda.  Have fun, Melynda!  


  1. Congratulations Melynda!!! ;)

    Bravo to all the participants, including me! Hehe..

    Yeap it is indeed a difficult task to choose the winner. Thanks for hosting such an event! :D

  2. I love checking out all these cooking challenge and love to see the winner of it. So exciting. Thanks for organizing this. Love to join these challenges in the future when I gain more confidence in my cooking :D

  3. Congrats Melynda! That was a fun challenge, I can't wait to see what Melynda comes up with. :o)

  4. Great dishes, and well done to all the entrants

  5. Hi Melynda,
    Congratulations! Your entry is really fabulous!
    Hope you have fun hosting the next challenge!

    Hi Love2Cook,
    Yes, bravo to all participants! Thank you for being such a sport!

    Hi Zoe,
    Thank you! Are you kidding? You can bake great! This is actually a fun challenge, join in the next one, it is exciting and fun, think of this as a get-together pot-luck party over the cyber waves! Have fun!

    Hi Priya,
    Thank you for taking part in this fun challenge and for your support!

    Hi Brenda,
    Yes, this is fun, isn't it? Thank you for taking part in the challenge and I appreciate your support. Hope to see you in next challenge at Melynda's. This is gonna be another fun challenge!

  6. Wow! Everything looks delicious. Need to go have Roti Canai with Teh Limau (citrus) right now for supper.

  7. Congratulations to Melynda, your Jam looks wonderful! Everyone had really great recipes. I will sure be trying some of them.

    Thank you for hosting the event you are a great hostess! Hope you have a great week.

  8. Congratulations Melynda! Rhubarb jam is top dog! Thanks to kitchen flavours for hosting a great Culinary Smackdown Challenge!

  9. Congratulations, Melynda! I remember when you posted the jam and I thought it was a terrific idea.

  10. Hi One,
    Your teh limau would be perfect for this theme! The next theme will be raisins, interested? ^..^

    Hi Miz Helen,
    Thank you for taking part in this challenge, and thank you for your sweet works, I had fun hosting this! Yes, I will be trying out some of the recipes too.

    Hi Rebecka,
    Thank you for taking part in this challenge too.
    Picking out the winner was definitely the most difficult part of being a host! But it has been fun!

    Hi Louanne,
    Thank you for dropping by. Yes, Melynda's tangy jam was really fabulous! Nice to have you here. Have a lovely day!

  11. Congratulations to Melynda! All of these recipes look yummy!