Calling All Cooks: It's the Final Day to Enter the 2009 Top Tomato Contest

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Today's the deadline day for the Food section's 2009 Top Tomato recipe contest.

Recipes must be original, must come from home cooks (chefs, put down your knives) and must have no more than 10 ingredients (including salt and pepper). Participants may enter as many as five recipes.

Be sure to list the ingredients in the order they are used in the recipe directions. If you sent in recipes for previous years' contests, please do not enter the same ones.

The winners will be featured in our special tomato issue on Aug. 12.

Send recipes to: Recipe Contest, The Food Section, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20071; or by e-mail, with "RECIPE CONTEST" in the subject field, to Include your name, address and daytime phone number. If you have questions, send them via e-mail and we'll answer ASAP. Entrants do not have to live in the Washington area.

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