Time to break out your recipes and techniques for your favorite smoothies and fresh juice blends.  This contest is a short one - so get in the kitchen now and rev up that blender!

Enter your new, original photo, step-by-step, or video Instructable for a chance to win an awesome new Vitamix or Magic Bullet. 

Ready to start? Click here!


Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to US and Canadian entries. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PDT, May 29.

The Smoothie Contest is closed.

6 PRIZES

First Prize (1 winners)



One First Prize winner will receive a Vitamix Professional Blender with 2+ Horse Power!  Make everything from frosty smoothies to hot soups in this workhorse of a blender.

Also included is an Instructables prize pack with a one-year Pro membership and robot t-shirt.

Second Prize (5 winners)



Five Second Prize winners will receive a 17-piece Magic Bullet Express Mixing Set.  The magic bullet replaces a food processor, blender, and coffee grinder, yet occupies only the space of a coffee mug.  

Also included is an Instructables prize pack with a one-year Pro membership and robot t-shirt.
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between May 16, 2011 and May 29, 2011 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Smoothie Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.