12 Days of Giveaways Dec 14, 2012 12 Days of Giveaways, Day 5 – The Chocolate Swirl Happy Friday and welcome to Day 5 of We Heart Astoria’s 12 Days of Giveaways! Today we have a delicious item from our friends at The Chocolate Swirl – a (…) Share this Scoop by Meg Cotner total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn StumbleUpon Tumblr Reddit Happy Friday and welcome to Day 5 of We Heart Astoria’s 12 Days of Giveaways! Today we have a delicious item from our friends at The Chocolate Swirl – a (…) by Meg Cotner Share this Scoop total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn StumbleUpon Tumblr Reddit Happy Friday and welcome to Day 5 of We Heart Astoria’s 12 Days of Giveaways! Today we have a delicious item from our friends at The Chocolate Swirl – a sampler gift tower! It is a combination of 8 assorted brownie pops, 9 assorted classic truffles, and a choice of holiday pretzel bark or double decker brownies. It’s also wrapped beautifully in Christmas, Snow or Golden holiday boxes! Image source: The Chocolate Swirl We’ve eaten a number of treats from The Chocolate Swirl, and we can confirm that their products are seriously tasty. By the way, they’ll be at the Queens County Market this Saturday from 12-4pm at Quaint, so you can check out their yums there (plus there will be $4 cocktails to get you into the holiday mood). How to enter: Leave us a comment telling us what your favorite sweet treat is. You can enter between now and Monday, 12/17. We will draw a winner on Tuesday, 12/18. And remember, you can still enter our other giveaways such as for the Food Lover’s Guide to Queens + Malu giveaway, the 5 Napkin Burger giveaway. Good luck! Twitter Facebook Email Print 12 Days of Giveawaysbrownie popschocolatedouble decker browniesholiday pretzel barksampler gift towersweetsthe chocolate swirltruffles About Meg Cotner Meg Cotner was trained as a harpsichordist and now works as a freelance writer and editor. She is the author of "Food Lovers' Guide to Queens," and is a skilled and avid home cook, baker, and preserver. 54 Comments Madison December 17th, 2012 mmmmmm ANYTHING dark chocolate. This girls def got a sweet tooth. Jillian R December 17th, 2012 Anything with dark chocolate and peanut butter! Mmmm :) Alix December 17th, 2012 My favorite sweet treat has to be freshly baked cookies…you can’t beat chocolate chip cookies right from the oven. Although I love pretty much every dessert, so it’s a hard choice to make. Stephanie December 17th, 2012 I love dark chocolate hot chocolate! D SCHMIDT December 17th, 2012 Black Forest Gateau is my favorite sweet treat Renee December 16th, 2012 Mmm, pretzel bark! brian miller December 16th, 2012 My favorite dessert is oreos and milk, or my wife’s cookies and milk. Nothing beats a warm chocolate chip cookie and a cold cup of milk. kristin miller December 16th, 2012 My favorite sweet treat is frozen yogurt with lots of toppings! Amanda K. December 16th, 2012 Hmmm…either carmel turtles or “curiosity bars” that my cousin makes…it’s basically a brownie with melted caramel and chocolate inside. It’s absolutely sinful. Daniel Rios December 16th, 2012 I worked as a chocolatier for a year and really have a soft spot for milk chocolate salted caramel turtles. Emily R. December 16th, 2012 Anything chocolate and peanut butter works for me! angel December 16th, 2012 Chocolate covered pretzels are my favorite Vicki December 16th, 2012 I love anything that mixes sweet and savory – dark chocolate covered pretzels, yum! Carolyn December 16th, 2012 Chocolate chips cookies are by far the best sweet ever invented! Louis December 16th, 2012 Chocolate caramel peanut clusters. Kimberly December 16th, 2012 I am a fiend for caramel. All of my favorite treats incorporate it in some way! manda kay December 16th, 2012 I like divinity! Ali - YumVeggieBurger December 15th, 2012 dark chocolate! Wan Hang Lee December 15th, 2012 Gelato! Charlene Chew December 15th, 2012 I recently rekindled my love of chocolate on Thanksgiving when I made a decadent chocolate tart. Now I can’t stop trying different chocolate shops and playing with recipes. Sandra December 15th, 2012 I love white chocolate!!!! Samantha December 15th, 2012 Creme brulee and homemade peanut-butter-dark-chocolate bon bons (homemade by my mom- I have yet to find the patience to make them!) Aimee Lee December 15th, 2012 Something that’s a mix of salty and sweet, like salted caramel cupcakes . ..or salted caramel anything! Chris December 15th, 2012 Definitely creme brulee ice cream. Or pie! Any kind of pie. Anna December 15th, 2012 In love with chocolate…my fav version is fondue. Amy Ellison December 14th, 2012 Ice Cream Erin December 14th, 2012 One word…. CAKE! Alex December 14th, 2012 Anything chocolate, preferably dark, and particularly when mixed with ginger or sea salt or almonds! Michelle December 14th, 2012 red velvet cupcakes Jenn December 14th, 2012 I love Lisa’s goodies. But if i had to pick one sweet treat it’s my annual birthday cake fron Franks on 30th ave. The 7 layer chocolate cake that’s always in the window. If it weren’t for the stomach bug i have right now i’d be drooling while posting this. Jen Makulowich December 14th, 2012 Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate! Jamie December 14th, 2012 Peppernuts. Pfeffernüsse. These little German things my grandma always had around near Christmastime. MMM. Christin December 14th, 2012 This is the hardest question! Second to asking one to choose which kid she likes best. I guess I will go with dark chocolate covered pretzels. Lindsey December 14th, 2012 I love bark!!! Yael Maxwell December 14th, 2012 I have to say cheesecake :) Katie December 14th, 2012 Chocolate covered pretzels are perfection! Karen December 14th, 2012 I never met a brownie I didn’t like. Leslie December 14th, 2012 My favorite sweet treat is s’mores – toasty marshmallows and oozing chocolate on a graham cracker crunch! Laura F. December 14th, 2012 i <3 chocolates AND holidays :D Linnea December 14th, 2012 dark chocolate anything Randi December 14th, 2012 I love marshmallows, especially chocolate ones, or marshmallows dipped in chocolate. Jess December 14th, 2012 I am a big fan of cake pops. But honestly, I’m pretty much just into ANY kind of dessert. Jason December 14th, 2012 Chocolate in any form….but especially those double decker brownies Lisa December 14th, 2012 Any combination of chocolate, caramel, and sea salt makes me swoon Beth December 14th, 2012 Triple chocolate mousse cake, which I am hoping to make this weekend! Hailey December 14th, 2012 Anything dark chocolate! Alexandra December 14th, 2012 ANYTHING chocolate. Seriously. But especially dark chocolate. My recent favorite combination is dark chocolate and sea salt. I also have a special place in my heart for really good strawberry shortcake, and carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Julia December 14th, 2012 Last winter my roomie and I discovered a mulled wine hot chocolate recipe that is incredibly decadent, definitely made for special occasions. HowardW December 14th, 2012 My favorite treat from childhood… the Twinkie, which has been rekindled in my brain from all the press recently. Rachel December 14th, 2012 My favorite tangible sweet treat is anything made from dark chocolate. Intangible – the love of my friends and family! <3 More Comments → Comments are closed.