Wednesday, November 24, 2010

I've been 'Thrilled'

This post goes out to all of my Christmas time Mint M&M loving sistas!  I have been telling my boyfriend (husband) that I want to get a bag of these and send them to all of you.  Then I realized that
a) it would cost more to ship than to purchase them initially.
b) they would get all banged up/melted/mashed in the mail
c) you would only have one bag and may need more than that!  :)
So I will instead share with you my discovery.

I love all things mint.  Mint ice cream, mint hot chocolate, mint brownies, mint icing, mint italian sodas, mint cookies, you get the idea.  So when there is a new mint candy on the market I take it upon myself to try them out and see where they weigh in.  Mind you, I have tried many new mint chocolates, candies, and flavorings in the past few years (and I've got the hips to prove it!).  This is the only one I find worth mentioning.  After I discovered these a few months ago; I have cruised right past the "regular" holiday mint m&m's.  Just try them and you will COMPLETELY understand (and possibly curse me for telling you how good they are).
 So far, the only store I have found that carries Mint Thrills is  Target.  I think they may have an exculsive on them.  Go ahead, get yourself some and try them and let me know what YOU think!
They also have a purple bag that is dark chocolate and my boyfriend has verified they are fantastic as well.
Enjoy!

5 comments:

  1. Now dark chocolate I can get behind, but mint chocolate? Not my thang....

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  2. As one of your mint M&M loving sistas I am envisioning a trip to Target in my near future.

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  3. oh, I love mint M&M's. We don't have a target here, so will have to pick some up when we are in Salt Lake next.

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  4. I can wholeheartedly second this endorsement! These M&M's are wonderful. So pretty too. They are metallic speckled green. While we are talking chocolate...Cabury makes Christmas balls now that are like their easter eggs. SO good!

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  5. Hey Em,

    I've enjoyed reading your posts...you have good perspective on things even when they are hard. I'm going to try harder. Love you!

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