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Cost Plus World Market® Is Giving Away A Gourmet Getaway To Santa Fe, New Mexico

OAKLAND, Calif. (August 23, 2012)—Whether you like to cook, enjoy good food or travel, Cost Plus World Market® ( invites you to enter for a chance to win its “Gourmet Getaway” Sweepstakes. Now through September 21, 2012, World Market® Facebook fans can enter for a chance to win a culinary trip for two to Santa Fe, New Mexico at

One lucky winner will receive a five-day grand prize trip to Santa Fe, New Mexico, which includes airfare and accommodations for two, hands-on Southwestern cooking classes with a Master Chef, signed glossy cookbook by a local chef, multi-course dinner at the acclaimed fine dining restaurant Geronimo and a Southwestern Foodie Tour with a cultural kick. In addition, the winner will also receive a $1000 World Market gift card. World Market will also award three runner-up prizes of a $500 World Market gift card.

“Red or green?” Known for its spicy foods, the Santa Fe food scene can range from haute cuisine to inexpensive and down-home, but both extremely flavorful especially with the addition of their famous red or green chile. But, Santa Fe cuisine is more than hot and spicy, the food is as diverse and ever-evolving as the city itself. World Market customers can get a small sampling of these flavors by picking up a bag of popcorn seasoned with Hatch, New Mexico green chile and cheddar cheese or incorporate adobo sauce from Mexico into recipe for a smoky flavor. Locally produced sparkling wines from Gruet and St. Clair Mimosa are perfect additions to Sunday brunch.

World Market is not limited to gourmet food and wine. The specialty retailer has a wide assortment of items for the home, from dining tables, sofas and beds to dinnerware, tablecloths, baking tools, gifts and more. With the launch of the new Venetian Bazaar collection, it’s a great time to start shopping for the fall season of home entertaining. The collection is filled with rich, textured fabrics, jewel tones, and metallic details including a new velvet slipcover sofa, a distressed finished glass top coffee table, wood with metal detail bookcases, glass plates with metallic ink and handcrafted wool rugs.

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About Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market operates 258 stores in 30 states under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home décor and furnishings, housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.

Jill Osaka
Cost Plus World Market