EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 6, 2012) - Summer heat is no match for a deliciously indulgent and refreshing coffee with the latest two flavors from Godiva Coffee -- Berry Crème Brûlée and White Chocolate Coconut. As a perfect treat for summer gatherings, Godiva Coffee is kicking off a "Savor Summer Together" sweepstakes and inviting consumers to enter for a chance to win a Godiva Sweet Summer Gift Bag every week, all summer long.
The Godiva Coffee Savor Summer Together sweepstakes runs from June 1 through August 30 and entry information can be found at godivacoffee.com or facebook.com/godivacoffee. During the summer sweepstakes, consumers enter for a chance to win a weekly Sweet Summer Gift Bag valued at $380. The gift bag includes cool summer prizes such as gift cards to leading retailers offering the latest in summer entertaining needs and stylish sunglasses, plus limited-edition Godiva Coffees and other Godiva gifts.
Perfect as a delicious summer treat, the limited-edition flavors have been created especially to be served over ice. The new Godiva Coffee summer flavors include Berry Crème Brûlée, a medium-roast coffee with the flavor of creamy crème brûlée with fresh, ripe blueberry notes and a caramelized sugar finish; and White Chocolate Coconut, a medium roast coffee with the flavor of velvety Godiva white chocolate with a luscious coconut finish.
For summer entertaining, delicious new summer recipes using the new Godiva Coffee flavors include Godiva Mocha Blueberry Martini, Mocha Truffle Frappe to Berry Crème Brûlée Coffee Ice Pops. All are available at godivacoffee.com.
When the weather heats up, Americans cool off with iced coffee. According to NPD Group, people are drinking more iced coffee, with an increase of 100 million more iced coffee drinks consumed in 2011 than 2010.
Godiva Coffee's new summer flavors, like all Godiva coffee offerings, are made with the finest ingredients and are the only premium coffees that expertly blend luscious and creamy Godiva flavors with perfectly roasted 100% Arabica coffee beans for a rich, smooth taste. Visit godivacoffee.com for recipes, coupons and more information.
The new flavors, Berry Crème Brûlée and White Chocolate Coconut, are now available at local grocery stores at a suggested retail price between $8.99 - $10.99. In addition to the new summer flavors, Godiva year-round favorites include Chocolate Truffle, French Vanilla, Hazelnut Crème and Breakfast Blend. Because all Godiva coffees are made from 100% premium medium-roasted Arabica beans, fans of Godiva chocolates can indulge in a premium coffee that is every bit as luxurious as it is delicious.
Godiva was founded 85 years ago in Brussels, Belgium and since then has grown to become the global leader in premium chocolates. Godiva is one of the most widely recognized chocolate brands in the world, and one that consumers universally associate with prestige, elegance and quality. From its famous truffles and shell-molded chocolate pieces to its European-style biscuits, gourmet coffees and hot cocoa, Godiva Chocolatier is dedicated to excellence and innovation in the Belgian tradition. Most recently, Godiva has expanded into baked goods and desserts, delighting customers with innovative products such as brownies, cakes and chocolate dipped items, defining itself as the destination for chocolate: GODIVA.com