Breakfast to Burgers…Brilliant. (And a Giveaway!)


I have a LOT of appliances.

It seems as a food blogger, I’ve amassed pretty much the equivalent of a Bed Bath & Beyond in my kitchen.  You’d be surprised at how many gadgets you are asked to review, how many toasters, how many coffee pots.  I say no a LOT, too. No, I don’t need another waffle iron, I’m pretty much set with the 4 I have, thanks.

griddleSo when I was sent this Cuisinart Griddler Combo from Big Kitchen, my first thought was I really don’t need another appliance.

But I was wrong.

This one is really a cool gadget.  It’s an indoor grill as well as a griddle, making it more functional that having one of each. (who has room for that??)  You see, it has these plates, and one side is flat, while the other side has a raised grill. Clever. The non-stick surface is fantastic, too – we’ve made the greasiest burgers on them, and only needed to wipe the surface down a bit before washing.

Good stuff – I hate to clean.

Pancakes are also super easy to make on the flat side – you can make 4 at a time, and being able to regulate the temperature is helpful (at least to me – my electric stovetop likes to ruin my pancakes when I’m not paying attention.) Does yours do that?  Like, it’s not hot enough one minute, and the next minute you have charred pancakes? No?  Okay then, me neither.  But I do love pancakes, and this griddle has me in the mood for more.

Here are a few pancake recipes I’ve marked to try out soon…



The Giveaway

I ended up liking this little grill/griddle so much that I’ve arranged for one of YOU to have one too, courtesy of Big Kitchen.  It would make a great gift for someone who loves being in the kitchen, or just loves having the latest gadget.  Or for you to keep. I won’t judge…I have 4 waffle irons.

imageDo you need four waffle irons?  You really should take a look at Big Kitchen.  They offer a complete selection of kitchen products including appliances, cookware, bakeware, bar & wine, coffee & tea, tools, and many more items. They are also currently constructing a state of the art test kitchen where they will be filming product demonstration videos among other things, with the goal of creating buzz in the marketplace for brands and products they are passionate about.  They seem like such a good company, and I for one am rooting for them! (Great prices, too! Yay!)


To enter to win, just comment here letting me know you want this Cuisinart Griddler Combo.

For one additional chance (just choose one) – Share this post link on Twitter or on Facebook.  Return here to let me know you did, and now you’ve entered to win TWICE.

For an another additional entry, go follow Big Kitchen on Twitter! Just be sure to return here to let me know you did in a separate comment.

Three total entries per person, max.  All extra comments will be deleted.

Open to US Addresses Only (so very sorry Internationals, I do appreciate you, though), and is courtesy of and shipped by Big Kitchen. Giveaway ends November 23, 11:59pm EST.


imageSee that 7 Quart KitchenAid?  I know you want it.  I certainly can’t blame you.  So, to keep it fun and interesting, I’m giving you LOTS of extra opportunities to win it.  For every giveaway you enter during my 25 Days of Doughmesstic Christmas, if you’ll go comment on THIS POST (Click thru!) saying “I entered to win the …” (you know, whatever you entered to win), you’ll get a BONUS entry to win the mixer.  That’s 24 additional chances to win that bad boy.  So scoot! Go enter to win today’s giveaway, and then visit THIS POST to comment for your bonus entries on the mixer.

Good Luck, and see you back here tomorrow for more fun things to win!  And, don’t forget to scroll back to each of the posts from this week to enter to win the other great gifts from the Gift Guide!


  1. I want to win this Cuisinart Griddler Combo! You say I can make 4 pancakes at a time? AWESOME!

  2. I would like to win this Cuisinart Griddler Combo
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  3. Tweeted giveaway link:!/CatsLitterBox/status/138100118757978112
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  4. I want one!

  5. Shared on facebook.

  6. Miss @Miss in the Kitchen says:

    I saw this griddle-grill commercial the other day and I would love to have one!

  7. I would love this!

  8. Kevin Schneider says:

    I would like to win this Cuisinart Griddler Combo

  9. Kevin Schneider says:

    I tweeted @SaintClarence27 !

  10. Great giveaway – I’d love to win one!

  11. What a fun gadget!

  12. shesjetlagd says:

    This Griddler Combo looks like it’d make a great addition to my kitchen repertoire… heehee! I love the idea of being able to grill indoors… some foods just aren’t the same if not grilled :)

  13. shesjetlagd says:

    I am now following @bigkitchenstore on Twitter. :) Thanks for the chance to win.

  14. shesjetlagd says:

    Just tweeted about your giveaway :) Thank you!!

  15. I followed Big Kitchen on twitter

  16. Daniel Fields says:

    A Cuisinart Combo Griddler? Yes please I think our old griddle is on its last legs.

  17. I always need another appliance in my kitchen!

  18. Linda Akers says:

    I am a follower and would love to win this-this would be the perfect gift! I have entered for the prizes I need to list them??? hope not cause I sure would love to win that Kitchen Aide! Lets see…the spoons, the phones, this one, the utensil set…and I will keep on entering!! This Thanksgiving one of the things I am thankful for is this site!!

  19. I wanna win! :)

  20. OOOooohhh! I can think of grilled cheese, pancakes, bacon….can I just go on and on. :)

  21. That would be awesome! Love me a griddler!

  22. Cris Marsh says:

    I would love to win the Cuisinart Griddler Combo!

  23. Oh MY GAWD!!!! I so want this!!! I do not have ANYTHING like it at all!! And I would LOVE a griddle!!! I am already dreaming of flapjacks!!!!!

    I want to win the Cuisinart Griddler Combo!

  24. I (bellacake) just followed you on!

  25. i’d love to have one!! it’d especially be nice around the holidays!

  26. I really, really, REALLY want this Cuisinart Griddler Combo!

    Please, and thank you :)

  27. I follow @BigKitchenStore on Twitter

  28. As much as I hate extra appliances, I feel like I neeeeeeeed this!

  29. I am also following them on the TWIT!

  30. julie weathers says:

    Yes, I actually do need a new waffle iron and griddle. I’m already a follower.

  31. I want it.

  32. Shoot, I can’t remember if I already entered this one or not. I don’t think so though. I’d love to win!

  33. I’d also like to win this griddler-grill combo! Mainly because I want to make all of those pancakes on it. Yummm

  34. I’d love to win the cuisinart griddler combo! It looks fantastic!

  35. I posted a link to this blog post on twitter!

  36. I followed BigKitchen on twitter!

  37. i would like to win this!

  38. i tweeted this

  39. Cindy Hartley says:

    I want to win the Griddler combo. Thanks for the opportunity to enter!


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