Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Ocean Spray opens Ultimate Cranberry contest

Ocean Spray has launched the third annual Ultimate Cranberry Recipe contest, offering foodservice industry professionals a chance to win a $25,000 grand prize.

Foodservice professionals have until June 30 to submit original recipes online at The recipes must incorporate Ocean Spray products and fall under the categories of beverages, salads, appetizers, entrées and desserts. Four finalists will be selected in July to compete in head-to-head cook-offs this fall in New York City.

Last year's $25,000 foodservice category winner was Justin Ward, a member of the culinary faculty at The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Atlanta, as well as owner of Leapfrog Restaurant Solutions and chef/owner of Hungry Monkey Catering.

For more information, visit