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The Town of Aurora is thrilled to present the next edition of Aurora’s recipe exchange cookbook, Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook! 

Aurora’s Holiday Cookie Book and Aurora’s Comfort Cookbook were such a success we thought it’s time for the vegetarian, vegan and gluten free kitchens to shine! What better time for these delicious dishes than as we head into the warmer weather!

  • Submit by Sunday, May 2, 2021
  • Receive a digital copy of Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook by Friday, May 7, 2021. 

If you submit a recipe you will automatically be signed up to receive a digital version of the final Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook. Please click the Submit your Recipe button below to submit your recipe.

Submit your recipe

If you wish to sign up to just receive the book, without a submission of the recipe, please click the Sign-up to Receive Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook button below.

Sign-Up to receive Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook

Frequently Asked Questions

Please see below for answers to commonly asked questions.

What types of recipes are accepted?

Submit any recipe that includes plant based ingredients, vegetarian ingredients, gluten free, etc.! This could include, but isn’t limited to pastas, salads, side dishes, stir fries, crockpot meals, instant pot meals, sweet desserts, and more! 

How many recipes can I submit?

We ask that each household submit a maximum of 2 recipes. 

When will I receive the Aurora’s Comfort Cookbook?
A digital copy of Aurora’s Inclusive Cookbook will be emailed to you by May 7, 2021.
Can I sign up to receive the cookbook without submitting a recipe?

Yes, please click the Sign Up to Receive Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook button above to sign up.

Can I submit a recipe that I did not create?

Yes! You can submit a recipe that you did not create. However, we ask that you kindly credit the source in which you found that recipe in your submission. 

Is there anything I need to know about how I should submit my recipe? Should it be in grams or cups?
Great question! We’re happy to take recipes in any metric or imperial measurements.  We know that a “dash of love” in a recipe is hard to quantify. It can be helpful for others who will be trying your recipe for the first time to have starting amount!
Is there a cost to receive the Aurora's Inclusive Cookbook?

This is a completely free initiative! 

Can non-residents also join to receive a copy?

Yes, the more the merrier! You do not need to be a Town of Aurora resident to join. We are excited to share this cookbook with everyone!