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CNY 2016: [GIVEAWAY CLOSED] Garrett Popcorn makes the perfect snack this CNY!

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~This post is brought to you by Thefoodchapter and Garrett Popcorn~

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Each year, I approach Chinese New Year with some apprehension. One reason? Rocketing prices of CNY goodies. Another reason? The lack of variety in goodies available.

There are after all only so many ways to present a pineapple tart, yes? I declared I was not going to stuff myself silly and queue myself nuts at CNY fairs jostling with a ton of people and paying an arm and leg just for those prized tins of snacks.

I mean why do we have to pay double or triple the usual prices when the snack remains the same?

So this year, I am going for unconventional CNY snacks. Garrett Popcorn first comes to mind because who doesn’t like having yummy finger-sized snacks? Perfect when having friends over for a cosy get together, and the kids (and the adults of course) during the annual family soiree will love you for it.

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I have been a fan of these handcrafted kettle cooked gourmet Popcorn and never looked back. Plus, they are made fresh on the spot too! I kid you not when I prowl town indulging in that spot of retail therapy and a bag of Garrett’s Popcorn on the other. 

Personally, I love all of their flavours – 

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Cheesecorn

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Freshly melted, sharp cheddar cheese is the key ingredient in this savoury delight. Each time, I end up with daffodil yellow stained cheesy fingers and that lingering deliciosity – mamma mia!  

Don’t these fluffy kernels remind you of gold nuggets? A prosperous snack, indeed!
 
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Chicago Mix

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On days I feel like having savoury and sweet this is my best choice – a combination of cheesecorn and caramelcrisp. It is like treasure hunting, you never know what you will get next! 

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Macadamia CaramelCrisp
 

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Laced with brown sugar, a crème brulee crunch and chockfuls of macadamias, this specialty flavor is for the ultimate sweet tooth!

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I can never stop at one, it’s always one kernel after another. 

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Which flavor will win your heart this CNY?

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The Year of the Monkey is also celebrated at Garrett’s with their Limited Edition 2015 Year of the Monkey Tins! Don’t they look like the prefect CNY accessory? 

The Limited Edition 2015 Year of the Monkey Tins are now available at promotional prices of 2 Quart Bundle at $28.00 | 4 Quart Bundle at $55 | 2 Gallon Bundle at $68. 

Only available for signature flavours, top-ups are required for the Nuts CaramelCrisp in the Quart and Gallon tins.

Locations:
Resorts World Sentosa #01-077,26 Sentosa Gateway Universal Circle Level 1, Singapore 098138
Wisma Atria B1-44/49, 435 Orchard Road Singapore 238877
VivoCity #01-159
City Link Mall B1-26A, 1 Raffles Link Singapore 039393
Great World City B1-06, 1 Kim Seng Promenade Great World City Singapore 537993
313@Somerset #01-38, 313 Orchard Road #01-38, Somerset, Singapore 238895

For more information visit www.GarrettPopcorn.com.sg or its Facebook page

Garrett Popcorn Giveaway!
During this festive season, Garrett Popcorn will be rewarding 3 readers from The Food Chapter with two quart tins of Chicago Mix.

3 easy steps!
Step 1 – LIKE The Food Chapter on Instagram
Step 2 – LIKE and SHARE the Instagram post
Step 3 – COMMENT below or in my Instagram post: Why do you think Garrett Popcorn makes a great CNY snack?

Contest ends 5 February. Winners will be announced on 8 February. Good luck!

A foodie born to eat, shop and travel. Forced to work.

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