Rider students are welcome to submit a recipe that represents a comfort food, a traditional mal which often provides a nostalgic or sentimental feeling via the Rider Student Top Chef V contest page at www.1077TheBronc.com or thru The Rider Student Top Chef app on the 107.7 The Bronc Facebook page from Thursday, October 12 at 12:01 a.m. to Friday, November 6, 2015 at 12 p.m. Submissions can be a breakfast, lunch or dinner entrée accompanied by one side dish. This is a savory contest. No desserts will be accepted. Judges will select three qualifying recipes and three alternates from all of the student submissions complied during the entry period listed above. Recipes will be judged on originality, authenticity, cooking simplicity and how it relates to the “comfort food” theme of this year’s contest. Qualifying students will compete at the Rider Student Top Chef V: Comfort Foods Performance Cook-Off Finale Thursday, November 12, 2015 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at one of three culinary stations at Daly Dining Hall. Entrants must be present and be able to prep, cook and serve their recipe the day of the event to be eligible for prizes. No contestant substitutions will be permitted. In the event a qualifying student chef can not compete in the Performance Cook-Off Finale an alternate student chef will be chosen from the list of alternated. Rider University Dining Services will be on-hand to assistant each student chef in the preparation of his/her qualifying recipe to insure both the student and the university are compliant with all Lawrence Township Board of Health codes. During the performance cooking competition Rider students will have the opportunity to sample and vote for each qualifying recipe. Voting will take place via text and tabulated by ZipWhip and overseen by The Bronc’s Social Media Director during the voting period 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 12, 2015. The student/recipe with the most votes by 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 12, 2015 will be deemed winner of Rider Student Top Chef V: Comfort Foods.
First Place: Apple iPad Mini (16 GB – White) and $100 Plus Membership courtesy Sam’s Club, Princeton; Private VIP Bowling Party for 25 at Colonial Bowling and Entertainment Center and Doc’s Bar and Grill in Lawrenceville; $200 in Bronc Bucks from Rider Dining Services, $50 gift card to PJ’s Pancake House in Princeton and West Windsor and the winning recipe featured as a special menu item at one of the Gretalia Hospitality Group’s restaurants (Dolceria, North End Bistro, Osteria Procaccini, PJ’s Pancake House and Porta Via) Second Place: A $45 Sam’s Club Savings Membership, $40 gift card to PJ’s Pancake House and $150 in Bronc Bucks from Rider Dining Services. Third Place: A $45 Sam’s Club Savings Membership, $30 gift card to PJ’s Pancake House and $100 in Bronc Bucks from Rider Dining Services.
No purchase necessary. One entry per student. Must be currently enrolled for the fall 2015 semester as either a part-time or full-time student at Rider University. Rider employees currently attending classes at Rider University are eligible to enter. Judges decisions are final. Employees of individual prize sponsors, the 107.7 The Bronc student executive staff, affiliate companies, advertising agencies, other radio stations and their immediate families are not eligible to enter or win. Winner is solely responsible for all applicable taxes. Prize sponsors are entirely responsible for the prizes, including their quality, service, and valid dates for redemption. 107.7 The Bronc is not responsible for cancelled events. 107.7 The Bronc is not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries. Substitution of prizes may occur. Odds of winning depend on the total number of participants. Station reserves the right to broadcast or otherwise publish the names and likeness of all Rider Student Top Chef contestants. Judging shall be the responsibility of 107.7 The Bronc WRRC-FM. Station reserves the right to alter contest rules including, but not limited to, the dates of the contest. Complete rules are available for inspection during regular business hours at the offices of 107.7 The Bronc, care of Rider University, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648. PRIZES CANNOT BE REFUNDED, RETURNED OR EXCHANGED!