Privacy Policy

Disclosure and Privacy Policy

Below you will find the disclosure and privacy policy for this website: the Playful Palate. If you have any questions about this information please contact me.

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If you’re here by accident and could care less about this privacy policy, jump over to my recipe page.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Email addresses collected for comments are never used for anything besides comment notification and occasionally for private responses to comments by site administrators. These email addresses will not be sold or distributed to third parties, except for the winners of contests and giveaways, or if a post calls out a specific exclusion to this policy.

Email addresses collected for email subscriptions are are never used for anything besides sending post notification emails. These email addresses will not be sold to third parties or distributed to any third parties.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Cookies (not the edible kind)

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.


All content, recipes and photographs are copyrighted to the administrators of this site and are the property of the Playful Palate, if not otherwise stated. They may not be republished in part or whole without permission and proper credit.