The official SPAM® Appreciation Week starts on 5th March 2016 and to get the party started there will be a SPAM® Can Tour (fresh from a successful tour of the US) which will start in Liverpool and go on throughout the summer. Fans of SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham can bring the whole family to visit the specially designed eye catching airstream van and sample the increasingly popular SPAM® Fries which are appearing in popular restaurants across the country. Regional chefs and special guests will also be on hand at some of the venues to show just how versatile SPAM® Can be!
As well as eating there’s lots of fun to be had with family and friends! How about having your photo taken in the Giant SPAM® Can or even playing the specially created SPAM® Can Alley game at the more family orientated events. Fans can round off their day by bringing home a free commemorative tour lanyard that shows the various ways SPAM® Can be enjoyed, from the ultimate breakfast fry up to traditional favourites such as SPAM® Hash, plus a free branded trolley coin that can be used in all major UK supermarkets.
It’s 75 years since SPAM® Products came to the UK and as they were originally manufactured in Liverpool this is where the SPAM® Can Tour will start. Visiting eight locations across the UK in 2016, the confirmed dates for the are:
- Liverpool: Paradise Place 5-7 March
- London: Classic Car Boot Sale, Kings Cross 16-17 April
- Shropshire: The Caravan Club Festival and Food Event 28-29 May
- Birmingham: Foodies Festival 3-5 June
- Sunderland: International Airshow 22-24 July
- Cheshire: CarFest North 29-31 July
- Blackpool: Air Show 7-8 August
- Hampshire: CarFest South 26-28 August
If you can’t make the SPAM® Can Tour but would like to join in the fun then why not make the SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham Fries at home for you and your family!
- 1 x 340g can of SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham - cut into ½" sticks
- Preheat oven to 350f 180c/160c Fan.
- Spread the SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham sticks on a baking tray and place on top shelf of preheated oven for approximately 12 minutes until golden but not crisping up.
- Serve in an empty SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham can with a selection of dips.
Fancy some more SPAM® recipes, then check out these posts:
You can also take part in my giveaway, there are two SPAM™tastic BBQ Hampers worth £50 each up for grabs! The hampers are packed with outdoor eating essentials including a bucket BBQ, recipe booklet, apron, spatula and three tubs of SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham. Just fill in the rafflecopter below and tell me in the comments what your favourite SPAM® dish is?
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This giveaway will close on 25/04/16.
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There are 2 separate prizes of SPAM™tastic BBQ Hampers worth £50 each. There is no cash alternative and the prize is not transferable. No part or parts of the prize may be substituted for other benefits, items or additions.
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NB: Post commissioned by SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham who have provided the prizes and recipe.