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“You Ate My Plums, Now Write Me A Poem” Contest

plumby Steven Doyle

There is a famous poem by William Carlos William that discusses purloined plums that sat in an ice box eaten at their prime by a remorseful significant other. It has been said that not much thought went into this very brief poem admittedly by William, but you can sense the remorse in the words that the plums were so delicious that he no doubt wished he had shared the experience.

Following is the original 1936 poem, followed by an imagined chef’s rendition. What we want you to do as an amazing contest is to think of a chef or a restaurant in Dallas or Fort Worth and write what they might say in this poem. Anyone can enter, including said chefs. Write your poem in comments.    Continue reading


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Win A Nespresso UMilk

nespresso_umilkby Steven Doyle

Our friends at Nespresso want to give away a Nespresso Umilk to one lucky craveDFW reader for the holidays. This is a fantastic gift for you or a friend. The suggested retail price of the Nespresso Umilk is $229.

U embodies a new generation of Nespresso machines. With its pure and elegant lines, flexible design its tactile interface, U is the new accomplice of our daily life.      Continue reading


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Win A Coleman RoadTrip LX


Stop manhandling those heavy backyard beasts and show off faster as grill master with the Coleman RoadTrip LX propane grill. It’s easy to tote around and set up. When you’re ready to grill, the Perfectflow Pressure Control System will keep the heat steady, even when it’s cold outside.  Cook with authentic grilling flavor for more than an hour on one propane cylinder with 20,000 BTUs of combined power on 285 sq. in. (1838.07 sq. cm) of cooking surface. It’s perfect for tailgating, camping or a night on the patio.Stove grates for boiling brats and corn and griddles for cooking up tasty breakfasts are available separately.    Continue reading


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Win A Cuisinart Portable Grill

grillby Steven Doyle

Just in time for your summer tailgate, campout or poolside part, this convenient roll portable gas grill from Cuisinart could be yours this weekend.  The Cuisinart CGG-240 All Foods Roll-Away Gas Grill has a 240-square-inch cast-iron grill surface with 15,000 BTU stainless-steel loop burner, and features an easy-to-use TwistStart electric ignition; signature temperature gauge. The grill is also equipped with a pair of stainless-steel folding side tables, and large wheels for easy transport. The retail price is $249.  Continue reading


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Win A Free Microdermabrasion Session With Dr Malik

nailamd_dallas_micropeelby Steven Doyle

Dr Naila Malik is one of our new sponsors on craveRADIO. Dr Malik provides many sought after services including medical weight loss and weight management, acne solutions for both teens and adults, and professional skin care treatment tat includes both Botox and Microdermabrasion.   Continue reading


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Win A Prago Roma Pasta Machine

roma pastamakerby Steven Doyle

I love making homemade pasta, and use a hand cranked pasta roller that is attached to my kitchen counter to achieve just the right thickness of dough sheets according to the style of pasta I want to make at home. Recently I was in a professional kitchen and smiled when I saw the same $25 device screwed into a counter. There are attachments for your electric mixers to make this job easier, but I have been fond of the crank method and continue to use this device.          Continue reading


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