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“KITCHEN GOURMET” – Annie B’s, B.T. McElrath Chocolatier’s Tasty Treats More than Satisfy One’s Sweet Tooth

Mar 16, 2018
Annie B’s has been producing caramels and gourmet popcorn treats for almost 40 years in Kellogg, MN. Likewise, B.T. McElrath has been producing chocolates in the old General Mills research facility in Minneapolis, MN. In the past few years both have gone through growth spurts - including new ownership to the merger of the two companies. Together, they produce some of the most popular and tasty snacks and treats available today.

Annie B’s gourmet popcorn, available in snack bags as well as large bags, is buttery and crisp, fresh and delicious. It is the perfect gourmet snack, party favor, or even a fun addition to recipes. Popped, flavored and packed to order in-house, Annie B’s small-batch popcorn is natural, gluten-free and made with real ingredients like non-GMO popcorn, coconut oil, sugar, brown sugar and butter. Available in five tempting flavors, including Original Caramel, Sea Salt Caramel, Sharp Cheddar, Jalapeno Cheddar, and Triple Treat (caramel, cheese, and white), Annie B’s gourmet popcorn is irresistible.

Before Annie B’s caramels were named one of Oprah Winfrey’s “favorite things,” they had long been a favorite indulgence of loyal Annie B’s customers. Cooked in copper kettles with real, locally sourced butter and nothing artificial, these small-batch caramels, which come in an assortment of flavors including Original, Sea Salt, Butter Rum, Apple, Maple, Amaretto, Cappuccino, Black Raspberry, Huckleberry, Blueberry, Coconut, Cherry, Chocolate, Chocolate Sea Salt, and Chocolate Raspberry, are deliciously addictive.

Chocolate-lovers need look no further to satisfy that sweet-tooth craving as B.T. McElrath Chocolatier’s chef-driven recipe innovations have been wowing tasters for two decades. The proprietary-blend of quality, high-end artisanal chocolate is made with natural, local ingredients whenever possible and no artificial flavors, preservatives or colors, which is what makes these chocolates so unique compared to those of other chocolate companies. These chocolates come in bars and bites, and come is an assortment of flavors, including Salty Dog, Prairie Dog, Super Red, Buttered Toast, Dark Chocolate, Salted Butter Caramel (70 percent dark chocolate), and Salted Butter Caramel (40 percent milk chocolate).

Whether for a celebration or just a happy moment to yourself, popcorn, caramels, and chocolates make a lot of sense together, and the taste of Annie B’s and B.T. McElrath treats are certain to make you smile.

For more information on Annie B’s and B.T. McElrath Chocolatier’s products please visit www.anniebs.


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