instagram contest How To Enter:

1.   Submit an image that best depicts the joy of eating cheese.

2.   Follow @pastacheesin on Instagram.

3.   Post your original photo with the hashtags #SummerofCheese and #pastacheesin.

Contest begins at 12:01 a.m (EST) on 6/24/15 and ends at 11:59 p.m. (EST) on 7/11/15 (the “Contest Period”).

We will contact winners individually and announce all winners on Instagram by 5:00pm EST on Wednesday July 15th, 2015.

contest winnersOfficial Rules: No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase does not increase your chances of winning. Open to legal residents of the 50 united states and district of columbia (excluding puerto rico & all other united states territories and possessions), 18 or older. Void in puerto rico, all other united states territories and possessions and where prohibited. Employees of, each of its respective affiliated companies, subsidiaries, and advertising or promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of, and any persons domiciled with such employees, are not eligible.

Entry Details: During the Contest Period, participants can enter via Instagram by 1) following @pastacheesin on Instagram 2) including hashtags #SummerofCheese and #pastacheesin in their description to be eligible. Limit one (1) Entry per person, per Instagram account for the duration of the Contest Period.  Submit your entry using hashtags #SummerofCheese and #pastacheesin via Instagram within the Contest Period, to qualify for your chance to win a PastaCheese Cheese Board (10 prizes available), "Duchy Originals Cookbook" (5 prizes available), or "Pasta" cookbook (4 prizes available). By entering the contest, each entrant (on behalf of him/herself and his/her child/children) releases from all liability arising from his/her entry in the contest and use of the prizes, and agrees to sign any additional documentation which may reasonably request addressing this or any other contest rules. reserves the right to request from any entrant additional documentation it reasonably believes is necessary to validate any entry or award any prize.

By uploading a photographic image (the "photograph") to Instagram with the hashtags  #SummerofCheese and #pastacheesin, you grant, its agents and licensees, the irrevocable, sublicenseable, royalty-free right and license to reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, create derivative works from and otherwise use the photograph, as well as your image or likeness as reflected therein and your name and/or biographical information in association with the photograph, for marketing, public relations or other promotional purposes, in perpetuity, throughout the world, in all media and formats now or later known or developed, without further notice or compensation therefor.

Winner Selection Verification: Potential winners will be selected carefully from among all eligible entries received by the Administrator, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to the Promotion. Odds of winning a prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Potential winners will be notified via Instagram and will be required to claim their prize via email within three (3) calendar days of date of issuance. If potential winners do not respond within the three (3) calendar days, the applicable prize will be forfeited and at Sponsor's sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. If a winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein.

Participation: By participating, entrants agree to bebound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this Contest as solely determined by Sponsor. In the event the Contestis compromised by a virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper operation of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest.  Should the Contest be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes based on the entries received before the termination date.