Giveaway: Sarris Candies

Sarris Candies and I go waaaaay back. The chocolate company is located in Canonasburg, PA, which is only about 20 miles south of Pittsburgh. As a result, when there were fundraisers in grade school, guess what we sold? Yep, Sarris Candies. On Easter morning, guess what type of chocolate filled my Easter basket? Sarris Candies! Those are just two examples; different varieties of their chocolate and candies are sold at tons of local grocery stores and every so often I’ll treat myself to a package of chocolate-covered pretzel rods. However, my all-time favorite are the peanut butter meltaways (big surprise, right?!). I’m dangerous if I’m left alone with a box to myself. Truth is, Sarris makes so many wonderful things that it would take me all day to ramble on about them. The chocolate is smooth, creamy and completely melts in your mouth. I basically grew up on these chocolates and candies, and it’s still my favorite today. And I want to share some of it with you!

This year I decided that I wasn’t going to do large-scale holiday giveaways. Instead, I wanted to focus on a couple of local Pittsburgh-area companies that I love and share some of their products with you. Check back tomorrow for the second giveaway, but for now, let’s talk CHOCOLATE!

I am giving away the gift package you see pictured below, which is Sarris’ Tier Red collection. In it you will receive a package of chocolate-covered pretzels (the best in the land!), a box of peanut butter meltaways (because I think everyone needs to experience these wonders), and a box of their deluxe assortment (so you can try a little bit of everything). I want to share a little bit of Pittsburgh and one of my most favorite holiday treats with you!

How to Enter

To enter to win the Sarris Candies chocolate gift set above, simply leave a comment and answer the question; “What is your favorite type of chocolate candy?” Maybe it’s peanut butter meltaways, maybe it’s turtles, or maybe it’s M&M’s. Give me the dirt :)

You can receive up to four additional entries to win by doing the following:

1. Subscribe to Brown Eyed Baker by either RSS or email. Come back and let me know you’ve subscribed in an additional comment.

2. Follow @browneyedbaker on Twitter. Come back and let me know you’ve followed in an additional comment.

3. Tweet the following about the giveaway: “RT @browneyedbaker: Sarris Candies Giveaway! Enter to win 3 packages of my favorite Pittsburgh chocolate: http://ow.ly/3nBsJ”. Come back and let me know you’ve Tweeted in an additional comment.

4. Become a fan of Brown Eyed Baker on Facebook. Come back and let me know you became a fan in an additional comment.

Deadline: Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 11:59pm EST

Winner: The winner will be chosen at random using and emailed. If the winner does not respond within 24 hours, another winner will be selected.

Disclaimer: The gift set above is provided by Sarris Candies. This post, however, is not sponsored and all that was written about Sarris Candies is my own sentiment.

This giveaway is now CLOSED. Congratulations to commenter #72, Mariah!

Mariah won her chocolate by following Brown Eyed Baker on Twitter!

Enjoy all of the chocolate Mariah!

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  1. Claire L on December 11, 2010 at 12:26 pm

    And I Tweeted!

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  2. Claire L on December 11, 2010 at 12:27 pm

    And I became a fan on Facebook! mmm…peanut butter meltaways…

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  3. Sandy on December 11, 2010 at 12:35 pm

    When you love chocolate, it’s hard to pick just one!!!! =)

    chocolate covered pretzels, turtles, heath bars, buckeyes………

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  4. Sandy on December 11, 2010 at 12:35 pm

    I’m a fan on FB, too.

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  5. Jenn on December 11, 2010 at 12:40 pm

    I’m currently in love with Dove’s peppermint dark chocolate except it is sold out at Target every time I go and haven’t found them anywhere else either!

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  6. Wendy on December 11, 2010 at 12:50 pm

    Anything with dark chocolate! YUM!!

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  7. Wendy on December 11, 2010 at 12:50 pm

    I subscribe by email.

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  8. Wendy on December 11, 2010 at 12:52 pm

    I am a Brown Eyed Baker fan on facebook.

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  9. susie bee on maui on December 11, 2010 at 12:55 pm

    For a candy bar-it’s Twix. But in general, I just love a piece of good dark chocolate-plain!

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  10. susie bee on maui on December 11, 2010 at 12:56 pm

    I follow you via RSS in my google reader.

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  11. Kandice Moore on December 11, 2010 at 12:57 pm

    Favorite chocolate is anything made in Germany! So yummy!

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  12. Kandice Moore on December 11, 2010 at 12:58 pm

    I’m a facebook fan!

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  13. Kandice Moore on December 11, 2010 at 12:59 pm

    …and a subscriber through email :)

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  14. Kelly S. on December 11, 2010 at 1:09 pm

    I love good chocolate covered caramels…yum!

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  15. Kelly S. on December 11, 2010 at 1:09 pm

    I am subscribed to your rss feed

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  16. Becca on December 11, 2010 at 1:21 pm

    Reese’s PB cups or Andes Mints…it’s a really close tie!

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  17. Becca on December 11, 2010 at 1:22 pm

    I subscribe in my yahoo reader

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  18. Becca on December 11, 2010 at 1:22 pm

    I follow you on FB

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  19. Sherry on December 11, 2010 at 1:27 pm

    I subscribe!=)

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  20. Tammie Perry on December 11, 2010 at 1:29 pm

    It’s a toss up between peanut butter cups or almond joys. LOL

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  21. lesley on December 11, 2010 at 1:29 pm

    My favorite is from a British Cadbury’s chocolate box of Milk Tray..I just love orange creams …mmmmm.
    I bought a box from a British store here in USA 4 weeks ago and I am saving them for Christmas Day!

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  22. Amanda on December 11, 2010 at 1:30 pm

    White chocolate covered (almost) anything!

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  23. Lindsay on December 11, 2010 at 1:32 pm

    I love Sarris Chocolates! My uncle used to live in Pittsburgh and would always bring lots of chocolate out at Christmas time! I love the carmel and peanutbutter ones! I am a fan on facebook, and I get your rss feeds/emails!

    Reply

  24. Cat on December 11, 2010 at 1:36 pm

    My favorite chocolate candy are M&M’s peanut! Mmmm

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  25. Cat on December 11, 2010 at 1:37 pm

    “Like” you on Facebook!

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  26. Cat on December 11, 2010 at 1:38 pm

    Subscribed as RSS reader!

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  27. Jehan on December 11, 2010 at 1:40 pm

    I love any kind of chocolate and caramel,

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  28. Tammie Perry on December 11, 2010 at 1:45 pm

    I already subscribe via e-mail and I am now signed up as a fan on FB.

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  29. arlene on December 11, 2010 at 1:45 pm

    reese’s pb cups!

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  30. Lily Cordell on December 11, 2010 at 1:48 pm

    M&Ms are probably my favorite. and Reese’s too!

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  31. Mary Fran on December 11, 2010 at 1:53 pm

    oreo truffles.

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  32. Lisa J on December 11, 2010 at 1:54 pm

    Peanut butter smidgens from Gertrude hawk

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  33. Lisa J on December 11, 2010 at 1:55 pm

    I also follow by rss

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  34. chefmommyof4 on December 11, 2010 at 2:02 pm

    Baby Ruth… always forget just how tasty they are until I find one at the bottom of my girls’ Halloween bags! :)

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  35. chefmommyof4 on December 11, 2010 at 2:02 pm

    I am a fan on FB!

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  36. Morgan Potter on December 11, 2010 at 2:08 pm

    Definitely dark chocolate with something in it. Perhaps mint, perhaps chili, perhaps bacon. It’s all good.

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  37. Melinda on December 11, 2010 at 2:08 pm

    I love any kind of chocolate…but my favorite would probably be butterfinger or Reeses.

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  38. Melinda on December 11, 2010 at 2:09 pm

    I’m subscribed to your blog via RSS. Thank you for offering this giveaway.

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  39. Morgan Potter on December 11, 2010 at 2:09 pm

    I followed you on twitter.

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  40. Morgan Potter on December 11, 2010 at 2:10 pm

    I tweeted about your contest.

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  41. Morgan Potter on December 11, 2010 at 2:10 pm

    I’m a fan on facebook.

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  42. Heather on December 11, 2010 at 2:17 pm

    Dark chocolate ghiradelli chocolate chips are my FAV treat!

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  43. Willa on December 11, 2010 at 2:18 pm

    Well, it used to be See’s Chocolates. Maybe that is about to change!

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  44. Heather on December 11, 2010 at 2:18 pm

    I already follow you on twitter (@heathamursch)!

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  45. Willa on December 11, 2010 at 2:19 pm

    I am a subscriber. That is how I know to enter.

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  46. Heather on December 11, 2010 at 2:19 pm

    I tweeted about the giveaway, too! :)

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  47. Willa on December 11, 2010 at 2:19 pm

    and now I am a fan of FB

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  48. ShellyK on December 11, 2010 at 2:25 pm

    Chocolate and peanut butter? Count me in!! Reese’s peanut butter cups are my favorite, but any combination of choc and peanut butter is fine with me!

    Reply

  49. Jeff Michael on December 11, 2010 at 2:29 pm

    Favorite chocolate candy? May seem like pandering, due to the contest, but right now it’s the new Chocolate Salted Pretzel bar from Sarris. I’ve always liked chocolate covered pretzels, and these are good eatin’!

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  50. Jeff Michael on December 11, 2010 at 2:30 pm

    I’ve subscribed via email.

    Reply

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