Have you been honing your home cooking skills? Put them to good use in the #WalmartCookingChallenge! Share your very best kitchen creations and you just might win a $250 Walmart gift card. Ready and rarin' to go? Read on for all the must-know info.

How to enter

Submitting your incredible recipes is easy! Here's what to do...

  • First, get inspired by the interactive video featuring four Walmart Chefs' culinary adventures.
  • Next, head to the kitchen and create your own original recipe. Have fun and get creative!
  • Last, but not least, share a photo of your final dish on Facebook or Instagram and follow the steps below.

To enter on Facebook

  • Share as a reply to the contest announcement post on World Food Championships' Facebook page.
  • Your caption must include:
    • Name of your dish and the recipe
    • #WalmartCookingChallenge and #Contest

To enter on Instagram

  • Share as a post to your Instagram account. Note: Your account must be set to public.
  • Your caption must include:
    • Name of your dish and the recipe
    • #WalmartCookingChallenge, @Walmart, and @WorldFoodChampionships


Contest details

Before you get cookin', be sure to check out this important info.

  • Entries will be judged on:
    • Creative use of ingredients
    • Originality of recipe
    • Overall appearance of dish
    • Adherence to the rules
  • The contest ends at 11:59 PM ET, July 31.
  • You may enter as many times as you'd like. 
  • 40 winners will be selected.
  • Each winner will receive a $250 Walmart gift card.
  • Winners will be announced on World Food Championships' Facebook page at 1 PM ET, August 7.
  • Please see the full official rules here.

Meet the Walmart chefs

Darci Bos

Darci Bos

Darci Bos is an award winning home cook with deep generational roots in baking and traditional recipes. A self-taught cook, she loves everything from baking to barbecuing and grilling. Darci is a 2017 World Food Championships ambassador, a Walmart Chef, and a recent winner of Gordon Ramsay's show, The F Word. 

Get Darci's Iron-skillet lasagna recipe

Anthony Serrano

Anthony Serrano

Anthony Serrano has been working in his family's restaurants all his life. As a second generation chef and Cordon Bleu graduate, Anthony's culinary talent has earned him many accolades and awards, including the World Recipe Champion at the World Food Championships.

Get Anthony's Tri-bean Pasta or Tri-bean Protein Bowl Recipe

Eric Harland

Eric Harland

Eric Harland's culinary roots are in BBQ and all things grilling. He has appeared on the Kelly and Michael show for America's New Grill Star, as well as the American Grilled TV Show on Destination America. Eric is always eager to share tips and techniques with people who are passionate about cooking.

Get Eric's Grilled taco recipe

Lidia Haddadian

Lidia Haddadian

Lidia Haddadian's love for cooking began at an early age as she watched her grandmothers prepare meals from dawn till dusk. From her beginnings in Brazil, Lidia has blossomed into an accomplished chef, receiving recognition as a two-time World Recipe Champion and one-time World Chicken Champion at the World Food Championships.

Get Lidia's Stuffed avocado recipe

Chef Suzanne Clark

Suzanne Clark

Suzanne Clark is a self-taught home cook who loves to put creative spins on traditional dishes. Her unique style has earned her two World Food Pasta Championships, as well as a career as a recipe developer and TV personality.

Get Suzanne’s fresh garden salsa recipe.

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