Friday, January 14, 2011

Fretzels By Jill Review and Giveaway

Let's continue the chocolate contests in style! I could eat chocolate covered pretzels everyday if given the chance. I love the sweet and salty combination. Pretzels and chocolate are such a classic combination that you can never go wrong with.

Fretzels By Jill is a relatively new company. In December 2001, Jill, working as an art director at a large advertising agency in New York, made her chocolate-covered pretzels for an office holiday party. They were a hit! Jill's edible art proved to be so irresistible that everyone's raving turned into encouragement. She had to get her pretzels out there for other people to try.

Using her creativity and background in design, Jill perfected various pretzel creations and designed a logo and packaging, quickly turning her passion and pastime into a business. Thus, Fretzels™ by Jill "Frechtman" was born.

Jill certainly has a talent, and an eye for design and taste. Her pretzels are absolutely beyond gorgeous. Whether you would like a gift basket, peanut butter chip pretzels, m&m pretzels, or cookies n creme pretzels and even more, Jill has you covered.

I was sent a bag of Fractured Fretzels. These pretzel pieces are drenched in Premium Belgium Milk Chocolate and generously adorned with our "Confetti" creation of all our favorite toppings.


These pretzels are so unique. Imagine you want a large pretzel, a bag of M&Ms, reese's pieces, nuts, and sprinkles all at the same time. What do you do? You don't want to overdo it and have all of those sweet treats at once. But now you can turn to Fractured Fretzels and have a pretzel with all of your favorite candies at once! Jill is a genius for producing this product.

When I sampled the pretzel, it was heavenly. The crunch of the pretzel paired with the sweetness of the chocolate, the creaminess of the peanut butter, and the crunch of the nuts and sprinkles was perfect. Seriously, it was the best thing I ever ate. Like I mentioned before, sweet and salty is such a magnificent combination. This might be sensory overload for people when they first look at it, but I promise you will love it. The recloseable bag is great and comes in handy so the pretzels stay fresh. I better watch it before I eat the entire bag! Any Fretzels by Jill would make a perfect gift!

GIVEAWAY RULES:
1. I will be picking ONE (1) winner who will win a bag of Fractured Fretzels from Fretzels by Jill.
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Winner will be chosen on January 28, 2011 at 10 pm and then will be emailed.
One entry per day.
Alternate winner will be chosen if winner does not respond after 48 hours. Thank you and good luck!
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218 comments:

  1. I would like to win because I love the crunch and taste of pretzels. And I was dissapointed with the m&m pretzel and chocolate combo and hope that this version kicks butt taste-wise

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  4. I would love to win these for my sweet hardworking husband who love chocolate covered pretzels with candy ontop.

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  6. would love to win these they are a lot like me a little sweet and a little salty makes for a fine combination

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  7. cause they sound really good crystletellerday@yahoo.com

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  8. I sent Fretzels to my BIL & SIL as a hostess gift after Thanksgiving. My SIL had eaten three from the time she opened them untilnshe got to the phone to call me. I would love to see what they taste like!
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  13. I want to win because I want to taste test this unique treat and if I like - spread the word to the masses.
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  14. I would like to win these pretzels because I have never tried them before and they look like a realy good snack to munch on while reading or watching a good movie.
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  17. I would love this because I love the white chocolate pretzels in the grocery store
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  21. Ooh, these sound amazing! I would love to win them because salty & sweet is my favorite type of snack!

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  25. I'd like to win this because I haven't had chocolate pretzels.
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  28. Why would I like to win? I love the combo of salty and sweet, and it sounds delicious.

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  29. I follow via email, and I am hungry.

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  30. I love pretzels and candy and this looks to be great! Thanks!

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  34. I'd like to win because I love the salty sweet goodness of chocolate covered pretzels!

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  35. I would like to win so I can cheat on my diet :)

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  36. I would love to win them because salty & sweet is my favorite snack!

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  38. would like to win these pretzels because they look yummy

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  40. I love pretezels with chocolate, but add the other things would be amazing. I would love to try these.
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  42. I would love to win, because chocolate covered pretzels are my favorite candy/snack...and the other added goodies are just a BONUS!

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  45. I would love to win these Fretzels are right up my alley with the mixture of sweet and salty you can't go wrong. Thank you.

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  48. Your review has my mouth watering. I love the name of Fractured Fretzels & these pretzels are covered with everything I love (M&Ms, Reeses pieces, nuts). I've never tried salty/sweet combo but it sounds so good. I'd love to try these.

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  49. I would like to win because I LOVE the combo of chocolate and pretzels!

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  52. i'd love to win because I agree with you...sweet and salty are great together. AND they look great, I love the design!

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  54. They look so scrumptious I'd love to try them!

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  55. I would LOVE to WIN!!! these YUMMY!!! Fretzels, because I LIKE!!! the combination of sweet and salty. But most of all I LOVE!!! chocolate!!!
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  62. I would love to win because chocolate covered pretzels are among my favorites & this sounds absolutely delicious! Thanks!
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  67. May Canadians enter? I'd like to win these because I love the sweet & salty combination.

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  68. I want to win because I LOVE chocolate covered pretzels!!!

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  69. I absolutely LOVE chocolate covered pretzels so I'd love to win these!

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  72. Id love to win because chocolates and pretzels are my weakness. YUM.
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  73. Chocolate covered pretzels are my favorite.
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  77. I'd love to try these because it sounds like the perfect mix of sweet and salty.

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  78. I love chocolate covered pretzels so I can only imagine these are like ten times better!

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  80. 1/17 tweet http://twitter.com/cstironkat/status/27120530297454592

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  81. I really really want to win this..YUMMY I am a Huge Sweet fan! I know I tried to give it UP ,...lasted 1 day...Great Giveaway!
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  87. I've never tasted these.......chocolate and salt is the best combination, and these sound delicious!!

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  88. I love chocolate and reading your review has made me want to try Fretzels!

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  93. I have been so obsessed with Chocolate covered pretzels any kind even found RASPBERRY covered ones, soooo awesome! Would love these♥ I spent lawdy over 2000 a month in pretzels no lie, I need a support group , lol!


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  94. I would love to win because I love chocolate and pretzels.
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  101. I'd love to win these because I am addicted to chocolate and pretzels. They look delicious.

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  102. I'd love to win because these look yummy. It would be a great afternoon snack!

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  103. We looooove pretzels in this house. These sound absolutely delightful! And look delciious!

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  105. I'd like to win because they look so tasty!

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  112. I want to win because I LOVE pretzels! Anytime of the day! :) YUM

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  115. Because I'm loving the thoughts of this marvelous invention - pretzels, chocolate, reeses and more! I'm in!

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  119. anything with pretzels and choc covered are favorites on our house. both of our best snacks combined! Love the combo and they look delish!
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  126. I want to win because they sound delicious.

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  127. I enjoy sending "care packages" to my granddaughter who's away at college and her favorite thing to receive is chocolate covered pretzels. She'd be wild for these (and so would her mates). mcgillrmcgill(at)charter(dot)net

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  130. I have never heard of Fretzels. Would love to try them.

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  132. I live two blocks from Benzels Pretzels. It would be great to test these and do some comparison:)

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  139. I love the two taste of pretzels and chocolate together and would love to try theses.
    They really look yummy.

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  146. I love pretzels and these look so good!

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  150. I want to win these because I love when pretzels are mixed with something sweet like chocolate.

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  152. I would like to win because they sound absolutely DELISH! And sometimes you just crave that sweet and salty!

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  155. Bc they look amazingly delicious and I love candy
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  158. I would like to win because me and my two little boys LOVE salt and sweet pretzels and with all the little chocolate chips and m&m's and all the other goodness in there, you can't go wrong. We have enjoyed Fractured Fretzels before and would love to enjoy them again!! :-)

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  160. I would like to win because I love sweet/salty treats!
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  162. The fact that they are covered in chocolate is all that is needed.

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  165. I woud like to win because who doesn't like salty and sweet together? So good!

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  166. 1/27 tweet http://twitter.com/cstironkat/status/30743882169843712

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  167. I'd like to win because these sound absolutely heavenly!

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  171. I would love to win because pretzels and chocolate are one of my favorite treats and this is the ultimate version of that yummy treat.

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  172. I love pretzels it's a great snack!!
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  173. This has that great mix of saltiness and sweetness!

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  174. I love pretzels with chocolate or something sweet

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  176. I want to win these for my mother since she really likes pretzels.

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  178. We like our pretzels in this house so thats why I want to win, we are HUGE snackers here

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