Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets out how (“Website”) uses and protects any information that you share while using this Website.

This Privacy Policy is effective from 1 May 2015, and may be amended from time to time. The most recent version will appear on this page, and any update or modification to this Privacy Policy will be effective immediately. Please review this Privacy Policy from time to time to ensure that you continue to agree to all of its terms. Your continued access and use of this Website will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, please discontinue your use of this Website.

Type of Information Collected
This Website may collect the following information:
* Contact information, including your name, email address and website URL;
* Demographic information, such as your country of residence, preferences and interests;
* Other information which may be relevant to giveaways, offers and/or promotions on this Website.

Use of Information
Information gathered on this Website may be used to:
* Improve the content of this Website and the services it provides;
* Contact you by using the email address which you provide;
* Customise the Website according to your interests.

The owner of this Website is committed to protecting the privacy of your information. However, the risks associated with submitting your personal information online will never be eliminated, and your personal information could be accessed through an unauthorised user or through an inadvertent disclosure.

You may request the deletion of your personal information held by this Website, but please note that such information may remain in archives or data backup systems maintained by the owner of this Website or its service providers. In addition, pursuant to the data retention laws of some jurisdictions, some information may not be destroyed or deleted.

Use of Cookies
Most browsers contain “cookies” which will allow this Website to store certain information about your visit. A cookie is a small text file and is generally used to enhance your browsing experience, such as by speeding up page navigation, remembering if you are logged in or not and any other settings you may have specified the last time you visited this Website.

You have the ability to block or remove cookies by using the methods prescribed by your browser (such as Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer, and Chrome). If you do not wish to have cookies placed on your computer, you should set your browser to decline cookies before using this Website, with the drawback that certain features of this Website may not function properly without the aid of cookies. You may also use a similar feature to delete any current cookies. Please refer to your browser for assistance with enabling and disabling cookies.

Advertisements appearing on this Website may be delivered to you by advertising partners, who themselves may set cookies. These cookies allow the advertising vendor to recognise your computer each time they send you an online advertisement, in order to compile information about you or others who use your computer. In doing so, these advertising vendors may collect non-personal data such as your browser type, your operating system, Web pages visited, time of visits, content viewed, ads viewed, and other clickstream data. This information allows the advertising vendor to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy only covers the use of cookies by this Website and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

The owner of this Website has no control over cookies placed by advertisers here or at their website(s). Please visit the privacy policies of those websites for further information. Please see more information below under the heading, “Opt Out”.

Links to other Websites
This Website may contain links to other websites of interest. Once you have used these links to leave this Website, please note that this Website does not have any control over other websites and that other websites are not governed by this Privacy Policy. Therefore, the owner of this Website cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting other websites. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy policy applicable to other websites which you visit.

Use of Personal Information
If you leave a comment on this Website, you will be asked to provide your name, website URL (if any) and email address. For cookbook giveaways and other offers and/or promotions, you will also be asked to specify your country of residence. Only the name and website URL (if any) will be displayed on this Website. Your email address and country of residence (if applicable) will be stored on this Website, but such information will not be publicly displayed on the Website unless you have entered such information as part of your comment.

Your personal information will not be sold, distributed or leased to a third party, except in the event of a sale, transfer, merger or acquisition (in whole or part) of this Website, in which case you hereby consent to your personal information being transferred to the subsequent owner or controller of this Website. In the event that this Website falls under the control of a parent company, any subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under a common control (“Affiliates”), this Website may share some or all of your personal information with these Affiliates. In case of the latter, the Affiliates will be required to honour the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Opt Out
Google appears on this Website as a third party advertising vendor and uses cookies to serve ads on this Website. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on your visit to this Website. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Privacy Center, which allows users to opt-out and manage ad preferences.

For information about opting out of Gourmet Ads and its ad serving partners, please click here.

If you believe that any of your personal information held by this Website is incorrect or incomplete, please contact the owner of this Website.