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We've talked about having themes for the monthly contests. I'm looking for ideas so every month can be different. Please let me know your thoughts!
 

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My first thought is, if we all do the same thing, it’s going to come down to presentation. There are some that have a corner on the presentation thing. Or second we could do a type of meat, ie...chicken, pork, beef. Third, we should do a seafood theme.
 

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Couple thing you can do like bbqking said. Next to that you can also do country themes like a Mexican theme, Italian theme etc.
 

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I like the idea of country themes, Id also Like to see a vegetarian main dish (not a selection of sides) and a SF dessert.
 

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I like the idea of country themes, Id also Like to see a vegetarian main dish (not a selection of sides) and a SF dessert.
There for a minute, I thought this train was going to go off the rails! Some one said vegetarian...and I almost shouted Blasphemy! But I reconsidered and said well that might be a decent idea, but I’ll be truthful, when break out the veggie tray, it’s probably going to have meat with it....and btw, I’m planning on an Apple pie already. I bought the stuff to do it, too.
 

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There for a minute, I thought this train was going to go off the rails! Some one said vegetarian...and I almost shouted Blasphemy! But I reconsidered and said well that might be a decent idea, but I’ll be truthful, when break out the veggie tray, it’s probably going to have meat with it....and btw, I’m planning on an Apple pie already. I bought the stuff to do it, too.
12 months ago I was with you brother. Now were eating veggie once a week 😳
i find veggie cooking is harder than meat because it’s difficult to have a centre piece but its fun trying.

Smoked mushroom swiss cheeseburgers 😋
 

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Just an observation...the “super bowl “ theme for last month...seemed slightly unsuperbowlish. I was thinking like finger foods, party foods. While I know everyone probably does something different for a party...just an observation.
PS...burger theme is good.
 

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I’m down for a burger theme!

I think the winner each month should get to pick????????

I say burger theme, any meat, between bread type substances!!
 

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And anything Ground Meat related maybe so we can Include skewers?
 

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I'm up for burger theme. And agree with Bruno that winner should pick the theme.
 
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