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The Cookbook Fridays series with Taunton Press is now over. One lucky — and friendly — Culinate member will win the grand prize: all 12 prizes from the last 12 weeks. Congrats to Susan who was the winner of the grand prize drawing — she made the most new friends on Culinate over the previous 3 months. The grand prize will go to the Culinate member who's made the most new friends on Culinate during the 13-week period that ends on Friday, October 2, 2009. Here's the complete list of Taunton prizes: [/books/collections/allbooks/grillinwithgas "Grillin' with Gas"], [/books/collections/allbooks/pizzaonthegrill "Pizza on the Grill"], [/books/collections/allbooks/finecookingfresh "Fine Cooking Fresh"], [/books/collections/allbooks/thefoodyoucrave "The Food You Crave"], [/books/collections/allbooks/paniniexpress "Panini Express"], [/books/collections/allbooks/howtobreakanegg "How to Break an Egg"], [/books/collections/allbooks/robintotherescue "Robin to the Rescue"], [/books/collections/allbooks/beef Beef], [/books/collections/allbooks/chanterelle Chanterelle], [/books/collections/allbooks/dessertexpress "Dessert Express"], [/books/collections/allbooks/finecooking15thanniversarydvd "Fine Cooking 15th Anniversary DVD"], and [/books/collections/allbooks/juniorscheesecakecookbook "Junior's Cheesecake Cookbook"]. Interested in winning all 12? Well, you still have one last week to try to be that friendly winner.\ Add friends either by inviting new friends to join Culinate, or by inviting current Culinate members to become your friend. You can: # Invite friends directly from your member page (see either our [/culinate/faqmemberpages "FAQ page,"] or [/culinate/sitetour "video tutorial"]), # Friend other current members who have recently posted on Culinate by visiting Recent Member Blog Posts found on the lower part of our [/home homepage], # Or, maybe just start by sending a friend request to one of the Culinate staff: [/user/kim Kim], [/user/jberry James], [/user/caroline Caroline], or [/user/OpusOne Mark]. We rarely say no, and you can also see more potential friends listed on each of our pages. Don't forget to make sure you're logged in as a Culinate member. (If you don't already have a free member account, create one [/forms/user/new?src=CookbookFridays here].) And that's it — every new friend you add increases your chances of winning! (All new friend requests must be accepted by noon PST on Friday, October 2, 2009 to be eligible.\) Check back each Friday for a [/mix/contestsandgiveaways/cookbookfridays "new drawing announcement"] and other chances to win. h6. \Entry closes at noon PST on Friday, October 2, 2009. Winners will be then be drawn from all valid entries. Eligible winners must have U.S. mailing addresses and reside in the U.S. Please note that all standard Culinate contest rules apply to this drawing. h6. \The Culinate member who adds the most new friends to their member page between July 3, 2009, and noon on October 2, 2009, will win a copy of each weekly prize from Taunton Press (12 in all). New friends can be either current members, or new members you invite to join the Culinate community.