PEEPS Chocolate Covered Mint Flavored Trees Giveaway

December 8, 2010 by Kailani  
Filed under children, food, giveaways

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to commentor #79: Linda!

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When I think of PEEPS, I usually think of Easter. However, this holiday season PEEPS is releasing a brand new candy called PEEPS Chocolate Covered Mint Flavored Trees. These are different from the marshmallow treats you’re used to because they now have a delicious addition . . . chocolate! Yum!

peeps productNow your holiday treats can look extra special with the addition of these brand new PEEPS. It’s so easy to add them to your cakes, cupcakes, or any other type of dessert because they already have a festive look to them.

PEEPS recently sent me a whole box of these yummy trees and you should have seen my kids faces when I opened the box. They couldn’t wait to try one . . . especially Kiana. She has a thing for marshmallows and would eat them right out of the bag if I let her. Even I couldn’t wait to see how they tasted. And even though I’m not as big a fan of marshmallows that Kiana is, I have to say that they were really good! They reminded me of Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream . . . only not as cold.

But what am I going to do with a whole box of PEEPS? Well, I passed some out to Kiana’s classmates which instantly made her the popular kid in class. The rest I’m going to use to decorate some holiday desserts. I love that it’s so easy to add them to anything!

For example, I usually make chocolate pudding parfaits for the girls because it’s so easy and they love it. All I had to do was add a little colored sprinkles and top with a PEEPS Chocolate Covered Mint Flavored Tree. Voila! Instant happiness!

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peeps cakeYou can also use these chocolate PEEPS on store bought cakes to give them a little homemade touch. Just make sure you have enough on stand-by so that all the kids can have their own little tree!

So this holiday season, stock up on PEEPS Chocolate Covered Mint Flavored Trees to add that special touch to any dessert, use them as stocking stuffers, or have one with a cup of hot cocoa. Whatever you use them for, they’ll be a big hit with all the kids!

WIN IT!

PEEPS has generously donated a PEEPS Prize Pack for one lucky winner! This includes a gift box filled with Just Born brand candies, including PEEPS®, MIKE AND IKE®, HOT TAMALES® and PEANUT CHEWS®.  The selection is made based on availability but it will definitely include Chocolate Covered Mint Trees and Raspberry Hearts. Yum! To enter:

  • Just mention in comments before midnight, Dec 18th what you’d use your PEEPS for if you won. That’s it!
  • A random winner will be selected and notified via email shortly thereafter.
  • The winner will then have 2 days to claim their prize.

To earn extra entries, you may do one or all of the following. Each one counts as an extra ticket but you must leave a separate comment for each one.

  • Subscribe to An Island Life’s feed.
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  • Tweet this giveaway (once daily).
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  • Mention this giveaway on your blog with a link back here and to PEEPS.

This giveaway is open to US addresses. Good luck!

This post was written for PEEPS who provided the item for review and giveaway. I was compensated for my time to write this post. By entering this giveaway, you are acknowledging that you have read, understood, and agree to our disclosure policy.

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85 Responses to “PEEPS Chocolate Covered Mint Flavored Trees Giveaway”
  1. 51
    Melissa Barnes says:

    oh yum!!! i would use them for stocking stuffers

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    Melissa Barnes says:

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    Krista says:

    I would use them in my boys (big and little) stockings as they all love Peeps! Thanks!
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  8. 58
    Danelle says:

    I would love to use them in a creation such as the parfait above but realistically these would be devoured by my kids before i got them out of the package

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  11. 61
    Vicki Wurgler says:

    the boys would like them with their hot cocoa

  12. 62
    Steph says:

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  13. 63
    shala_darkstone says:

    Hi, I’d definitely use the Peeps as stocking stuffers! Thanks so much for the giveaway!

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    Kimberly says:

    I would use them on a cake or cupcakes.

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    Kimberly says:

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    Steph says:

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    Steph says:

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    Cheryl L says:

    I liked the idea of the pudding parfait and I think that I will make some for the holidays in a nice fancy crystal glass with a PEEPS Chocolate covered mint flavor tree on the top of each parfait. Oh they sound so good and will ad just the right amount of mint ot chocolate pudding.

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  25. 75
    Steph says:

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  26. 76
    lory1317 says:

    Stocking stuffers, omg the kids would love them. thanks.

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    Steph says:

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    Steph says:

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  29. 79
    Linda F says:

    I’d use them to decorate a cake.

  30. 80
    Steph says:

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    Steph says:

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  32. 82
    Lisa L says:

    I’d use the PEEPS as yummy cupcake toppers!

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    Lisa L says:

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    trixx says:

    I’m going to use Peeps as a treat for the kids… in hot cocoa!

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