Sunday, May 18, 2014

thinkThin New Protein Bars Review and Giveaway

When thinkThin offered me an opportunity to sample and review their new Lean Protein and Fiber bars I jumped at the chance. A protein bar or 2 are always in my carry-on bag on trips. I have been trapped at airports and hotels when the only choices have been fried grease and my secret protein stash has saved me from making an unhealthy choice. These new bars sounded delicious and free samples are always nice.


The facts... each bar has 150 calories, 10 grams of protein, 5 grams of fiber, low in sugar, gluten-free, 100% non-GMO. The come in 5 flavors: Chocolate Almond Brownie, Chunky Chocolate Peanut Butter, Honey Drizzle Peanut, Salted Caramel and Cinnamon Bun White Chocolate... yum!


Chocolate Almond Brownie - my absolute favorite of the bunch, rich chocolate brownie flavor with little nut bits. I'll be buying this one again and again for sure.
Cinnamon Bun White Chocolate - close second for my  favorite, sweet and cinnamony (is that a word!?) 
Chunky Chocolate Peanut - classic flavor combination, my Mum's favorite.
Salted Caramel - rich caramel flavor but not as salty as I would like.
Honey Drizzle Peanut - perfect name, it does taste like peanut butter with drizzle of honey, Mum and I both liked this one. 

As someone who lives in a warm climate (Southern California) I'd love to see thinkThin create some of these without chocolate coating and I'd love if they would develop a few fruity flavors, a Blueberry or Apple Pie version maybe.


Want to learn more... Like thinkThin on Facebook tell them The World According to Eggface sent you to check out the new bars.

Want a chance to try this bounty of bars... the thinkThin folks have graciously offered one my blog readers the same gift box I received. It's Giveaway Time!


The Prize: an assortment of thinkThin Bars, including one each of the new Lean Protein and Fiber Bars plus 3 thinkThin High Protein Bars (Creamy Peanut Butter, Chunky Peanut Butter, Brownie Crunch) and 3 thinkThin Crunch Mixed Nuts Bars (Chocolate Dipped, Chocolate Coconut, Caramel Chocolate Dipped) (11 bars total, pictured above) and a $25 Visa Gift Card, maybe you can use it to treat yourself to a new carry-on bag and take your thinkThin bars on your next great adventure.


*** THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. Winner will be announced 5/24/14***


How to Enter: 1.) LIKE The World According to Eggface and thinkThin's Facebook Pages 2.) COME BACK HERE and LEAVE A COMMENT on this blog posting (include a name and some email address where I can contact you if you are the winner) Scroll down to # of comments below to leave yours. That's it, easy peasy.

***Want an extra chance to win?***

* Follow me on Twitter and tweet about this giveaway: Enter the @Eggface and @thinkproducts thinkThin Protein Bar Giveaway http://tinyurl.com/lybubyn

Contest Period Ends: Friday, May 23rd, midnight (Pacific), sometime Saturday, May 24th. I'll draw a name using a random number generator and announce the winner here on the blog! I will also email the winner at the address provided. You'll have **48 hours to respond to my email** or another winner will be chosen. Remember winners MUST be a Facebook follower (aka have LIKED) both of the pages listed above. One COMMENT ENTRY per person. Blog comments are moderated so there may be a slight delay (up to a few hours) in seeing your comment/entry post. Giveaway is open to anyone in the contiguous United States (48 contiguous only, sorry it's a legal and $ thing.) The products, information and gift card have been provided by thinkThin, your prize will ship directly from them, winner please allow 4-6 weeks to receive your prize.

Good Luck!

P.S. Here's a great tip to keep your bars from getting bashed around in your bag.

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