JANUARY 19, 2021
THE CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED
Thank you for your interest!
Join us this Winter Season and enter the Icons of European Taste Giveaway
Imagine a festive board full of Grana Padano PDO, Prosciutto di San Daniele PDO, & Prosciutto di Parma PDO. These masterly crafted products are the epitome of quality, tradition, and excellence in Italian culinary artistry. They can be yours this Winter Season when you enter “An Iconic Giveaway.”
- Every eligible entry will receive a downloadable copy of the Icons of European Taste Cookbook.
- The first 300 verified* entrants will also receive an Icons of European Taste sample pack of Grana Padano PDO, Prosciutto di Parma PDO, and Prosciutto di San Daniele PDO.
- Every verified* entry will be entered into a Grand Prize Drawing for an Icons of European Taste Package.
- No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase does not increase the chances of winning.
The content of this promotion campaign represents the views of the author only and is his/her sole responsibility. The European Commission and the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA) do not expect any responsibility for any use that may be made.
Campaign Details, Rules, and Regulations
Every eligible entry will receive a digital copy of the Icons of European Taste Cookbook.
The first 300 eligible entrants who reside within the Continental United States will also receive an Icons of European Taste sample pack including:
- 1/4 lb sliced Prosciutto di San Daniele PDO
- 1/2 lb wedge Grana Padano PDO
- 1/4 lb sliced Prosciutto di Parma PDO
- Icons notebook
- Recipe cards
- See full content rules for details
Every eligible and verified entry within the Continental United States will be entered into a “Grand Prize Package Drawing” for an Icons of European Taste Package including:
- One pound of each Prosciutto
- One pound of Grana Padano
- Cutting board
- Cheese grater
- See full contest rules for details
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
- Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who sign up at the https://culturecheesemag.com/giveaway/iconic-giveaway/ and are 18+ years of age as of the entry date. The Campaign is only open to permanent, legal residents of Continental United States of America and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Culture Cheese Magazine/ Culture acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
- Entrants agree to provide Culture Cheese Magazine/Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla with their name, contact information including email address, phone, and mailing address. This information will be shared with Culture Cheese Magazine/Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla. This information will be used for the purposes of promotion for Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla only, and will not be shared or sold for any purpose to a third-party entity*. (See the exception below #16)
- *For the first 300 (three hundred) eligible entrants within the CONTINENTAL UNITED STATES, names and mailing information will be shared with the shipping company for the purposes of mailing sample packs. For the Grand Prize Winner, the name and mailing information will be shared with the third-party shipping company for the purposes of delivery of the grand prize. The third-party shipping company will not store, sell, or share entrant information acquired as part of this campaign. Entrants may unsubscribe to Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla mailing lists at any time.
- Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agrees to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.
- Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on December 14, 2020, at 12:00am EST and ending on January 18, 2021, at 11:59 pm EST. All online entries must be received by January 18, 2021, at 11:59 pm EST.
- How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at https://culturecheesemag.com/giveaway/iconic-giveaway/. The entry must fulfill all campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla. You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, mailing addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Culture Cheese Magazine/Culture Acquisition LLC.
- Sharing, tagging, or posting with the Culture Cheese Magazine/Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, & Padilla brand names, tags, and hashtags, or the #iconsgiveaway #iconsofeuropeantaste hashtags will not increase chances of winning.
- To enter by electronic mail, please send your name, email address, and contact information to: email@example.com and put “ICONS contest” in the Email subject. To enter by US Mail, please send your name, email address, and contact information to Culture Media, Attn: Icons Giveaway, P.O. Box 1064 Lynnfield, MA 01940. All eligible entrants will receive a digital copy of The ICONS Cookbook. The Icons of European Taste Cookbook will be sent in digital format only to a valid email address.
- ***For US Residents of Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, Guam, or US Territories: To receive a complimentary copy of the Icons of European Taste digital cookbook, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and put “ICONS contest” in the Email subject. Please provide a valid email address and your contact information to receive a digital copy of the cookbook. All other rules and regulations apply.
- Prizes: All eligible entries will receive a downloadable cookbook courtesy of Icons of European Taste Brands. All eligible entries will be placed in a drawing for the Grand Prize Package to be randomly selected drawn on January 19, 2021. In addition, the first 300 (three hundred) eligible entrants who provide a valid and verifiable Continental United States-based mailing address ( no p.o. boxes accepted) along with valid contact information will receive a sample pack from Icons of European Taste brands valued at approx $35 USD. The first, 300 (three hundred) entrants must provide a physical address in their online entry form, not a PO Box for the purposes of shipping the sample pack. The sample packs and grand prize will be shipped from a third-party provider based in the United States between January 4, 2021, to January 20, 2021. Icons of European Taste and the third-party shipping provider reserve the right to make substitutions as required. The Winner(s) of the Grand Prize Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive One pound of each prosciutto, one pound Grana Padano, a cutting board, and a cheese grater valued at approximately $100 USD. Actual/appraised value may differ at the time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste & Padilla. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste & Padilla’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of the Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted.
- For the first 300 (three hundred) qualified and verified entrants and the grand prize winner, every good faith attempt to deliver the packages will be made within reason for the purposes of the campaign. Culture Cheese Magazine/Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste & Padilla and the third-party shipping company, do not assume responsibility for lost or stolen packages, “Acts of God” or service disruption on the part of the shipping companies or their providers, drivers and teams. All packages will contain perishable items that are packed to US industry and food safety standards. It is the sole responsibility of the recipient to handle the items accordingly upon receipt.
- Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste & Padilla to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law. (If the prize winner is subject to U.S. taxes, the host is required to send the winner a 1099 in January of the following year.) To determine the Grand Prize Package winner at random, each eligible entry will be assigned a number. A random number generator will be used to determine the winner.
- Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
- Winner Selection and Notification: The Grand Prize winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC. The Winner will be notified by email within five (5) days following the selection of Winner. Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste & Padilla shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within five days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT CULTURE CHEESE MAGAZINE, CULTURE AQUISITION LLC, ICONS OF EUROPEAN TASTE & PADILLA’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
- Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, Padilla, anyone acting on behalf of Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, Padilla, and Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, Padilla licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. Optional verbiage for Contests: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is legal and valid. If your entry infringes local, state, and federal regulations, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste & Padilla. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute an infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla and its licensees from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which you may incur, suffer or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.
- Privacy and publicity regarding the usage of participants and winner’s information: By entering this contest, you agree to share your name, mailing address, email, and phone number with Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla. Information shared with Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla will be used for the purposes of sales and marketing. This information will not be sold or shared with any third party, other than the shipping company used to fulfill the sample pack orders of the first 300 (three hundred) entrants and the Grand Prize Package. The shipping provider will not share, sell, or use the entrant information for purposes other than designated under the scope of the campaign.
- Terms & Conditions: Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspendCulture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste and Padilla control, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such cases, Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla, may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla. Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla have the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, [your company name] reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Culture Cheese Magazine, Culture Acquisition LLC, Icons of European Taste, and Padilla and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
- Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE STATES OF MAINE and MASSACHUSETTS WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, the participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Maine & Massachusetts having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
- Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Culture Media P.O. Box 1064 Lynnfield, MA 01940. Requests must be received no later than January 30, 2021, at 5 pm EST. Records of the campaign will be kept for two years following the closure of the contest.
- Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is Culture Media/Culture Acquisition LLC/Culture Media (Address: P.O. Box 1064 Lynnfield, MA 01940) and Icons of European Taste & Padilla (Address #4 World Trade Center, 150 Greenwich Street, 48th Floor, NY, NY, 10007).
- The Campaign hosted by Culture Media, Culture Acquisition LLC / Icons of European Taste & Padilla are in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, or Mailchimp. Entrants agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions of the aforementioned social media platforms. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and Mailchimp are not responsible for the content of this campaign.
- By entering the contest here, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.