Almondina Review and Giveaway (ends 4/1)

Almondina® is the inspiring and unique success story of a man whose great loves include both music and wonderful food. For generations his family loved his grandmother Dina’s most secret cookie, which she called Petit Gateau Sec. He had a special place in his heart (and stomach) for these great cookies. You can read all of this great story.

Almondina® Cookies are:

Crunchy, addictive, healthful
Free of cholesterol, coloring and preservatives
Made with no added fat or salt
Low in calories – only 30 per slice
Proudly made in America
Kosher and Pareve (non dairy)

My review:

I was very excited to try Almondina because we are always on the lookout for healthier snacks. I not only love the history behind Almondina, but I also love that they’re healthy! You can see the great points made above! Awesome, right?! For my review I was sent a sampler pack of 7 packs of Almondina in different varieties. As always, each family member had a preference, and our toddler and myself, well, we liked them all! They have a very unique, crunchy texture with a sweet taste. I particularly loved the chocolate with cherries. I would definitely say that was my “favorite,” but I always tend to love chocolate! Our older 2 kids actually preferred just the original Almondina, and they ate them up rather quickly! I love when there is a healthier snack that they love! It makes me feel good about what I can offer them without pouting that they don’t like it! (I’m sure other parents know exactly what I’m talking about!)

Some of the flavors we got to try: Original, Ginger Spice, Choconut, Cinnaroma, Chocolate Cherry, and Sesame. I was surprised at all the choices when I received this package! I didn’t know where to start, but we were all eager to try them right away!


When I received the package, I was also really surprised (and excited) to see that they were shipped from Maumee, Ohio because I grew up in Northwest Ohio near Maumee! How had I not tried this great, healthy snack before? That’s seriously what I thought! I actually already know an appreciate the health benefits of almonds, so when they also discuss Almonds & Health on their site that is definitely something I can appreciate! Plus, as I said, this is a snack I not only feel good about eating, but I feel good about giving them to my kids as well! I am very glad we had the opportunity to truly discover Almondina! I love their quote “The delicious Cookies without the Guilt” because that is exactly how I feel about them!

You can purchase Almondina cookies on their website or at local stores near you such as: WalMart, TJ Maxx, Trader Joe’s, Cost Plus World Market, Whole Foods, and more! View their Store Finder for the full list!

For More Information:

Visit the Almondina Website
Connect with Almondina Brand on Facebook
Follow Almondina on Twitter.


About the Giveaway: This giveaway begins on 3/17 at 7pm and ends on 4/1 at 11:00pm (times are CST) and is open to Continental US Residents ages 18+. Please refer to the full terms and conditions in the Giveaway Tools.

The Prize: One lucky winner will receive a 7 pack of Almondina goodies like the one pictured above!

Disclosure: I received the products mentioned above in exchange for an honest review. Regardless, I only recommend products I feel would be good for my readers and am not required to write a positive review. My opinions are my own and those of my family and may be different than yours. Pea of Sweetness is not responsible for prize fulfillment.

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  1. I would like to try the Chocolate Cherry

  2. Father_And_Best_Friend says

    I learned that :
    Eating whole almonds, as part of a diet low in saturated fat, can significantly lower the risk of heart disease.

  3. Valarie Lee Gentry says

    I’d like to try the Choconut flavor!

  4. Oh my! I learned they have cookies DIPPED IN CHOCOLATE!! mmmm! I am so liking this, I hope I WIN! =)

  5. Oh wow they look delicious!

  6. I love that they are preservative free.

  7. I would like to try the Choconut

  8. Michelle Elizondo says

    I learned that its Grandma Dina’s secret recipe

  9. I learned that these cookies have no preservatives! And I like that too!!

  10. I would like CHOCOLATE CHERRY
    I learned that they combine the world’s finest dark chocolate with plump cherries to produce this.

  11. I love that they are preservative free.

  12. I would love to try the Chocolate and Cherry Almondina!

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