Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (October 2, 2015) – Chocolate fans have another reason to celebrate the fall season with the introduction of new products and promotions at Hoffman’s 40th-anniversChocolates.
The South Florida chocolatier is pleased to offer several limited-edition treats including the Pumpkin Pie Truffle, Pumpkin Milkshake and Pumpkin Ice Cream. Hoffman’s gourmet Pumpkin Pie Truffle brings out the flavor of fall that fans lust over as the scrumptious Pumpkin Milkshake and Pumpkin Ice Cream allow for a cool-down in the on-going South Florida heat. These seasonal favorites are available at participating stores now through the holidays.

Additionally, throughout the month of October, Hoffman’s Chocolates is giving store patrons free trick-or-treat bags complete with safety tips for the spookiest night of the year. Available at all Broward and Palm Beach County locations, these trick-or-treat bags are limited in quantities and redeemable by asking a Hoffman’s Chocolates employee. Then on Halloween Day, parents can make the first trick-or-treat stop with their kids at Hoffman’s Chocolates where costumed trick-or-treaters will receive one free Halloween decorated Chocolate Covered Oreo while parents can taste a free sample of the Pumpkin Pie Truffle.

Hoffman’s Chocolates is now also hosting their Halloween Costume Contest where fans can be entered to win a special Fall Gift Basket complete with the limited edition Pumpkin Pie Truffles, Hoffman’s Chocolates famous Caramel Apples and more. Entrants can upload a photo of themselves in their Halloween Costume to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #HoffmansHalloween. The winner will be chosen randomly the morning of Monday, November 2 on the Hoffman’s Chocolates Facebook page. No purchase is necessary to enter the contest.

Additional Halloween treats offered at Hoffman’s Chocolates include:

  • Halloween Oreo Cookies dipped in dark, milk or white chocolate and adorned with witches, pumpkins, ghosts and other ghoulish edible decorations like the White Chocolate Mummy Oreo.
  • Chocolate Pumpkin Puzzle featuring an edible 10-ounce chocolate puzzle in the shape of a pumpkin that sits on a bed of candy corn inside a circular box.
  • Chocolate Haunted House featuring 16 ounces of tasty milk chocolate with frightening frosting characters embellishing the outside.
  • Ghost Pops with milk chocolate ghosts.
  • Halloween Platters featuring an assortment of Hoffman’s Chocolates gourmet chocolates.
  • Pumpkin Chocolate Oreos crafted with milk chocolate encasing an Oreo.

 About Hoffman’s Chocolates

Headquartered in Greenacres, Florida, Hoffman’s Chocolates, a subsidiary of BBX Sweet Holdings, is a manufacturer of gourmet chocolates, with several retail locations throughout South Florida. The tradition of legendary chocolates began 40 years ago in a small chocolate shop in Lake Worth with a commitment to use the finest and freshest ingredients from around the world. The Hoffman’s Chocolates Factory in Greenacres is a popular tourist destination where guests from all over the world are greeted by the aroma of slow-simmering chocolate and caramel and watch the art of candy making first hand at its observation windows. The company is notable for its elaborate December holiday displays, including the Hoffman’s Winter Wonderland, and products such as gift baskets and chocolate covered pretzels. Other extraordinary creations include the “Snoodle” and “Pecan Caramel Jitterbugs.”

Hoffman’s Chocolates product line includes over 70 varieties of confections (all hand made using time honored traditions of candy making). Hoffman’s Chocolates are available via its retail store locations, thru online distribution channels and by direct shipping throughout the U.S. It has been a favorite local brand for residents throughout Florida. For more information, please visit BBX Sweet Holdings is a 100% owned subsidiary of BBX Capital (NYSE:BBX).



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