WALLINGFORD, Conn., Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cast aside your typical notions of the caramel apple: Edible Arrangements takes the Granny Smith to new heights this fall with the Gourmet Shareable™ Caramel Apple. Just in time to celebrate National Apple Month, the perfect taste of autumn is available today in all US and Canada Edible Arrangements independently owned and operated franchise locations to share with family and friends.
And this apple falls far from the proverbial tree. The Gourmet Shareable™ Caramel Apple is a uniquely fresh take on a classic. Eight large, easy-to-eat wedges are coated in rich caramel, then layered with real chocolate before a final flourish of tempting toppings. The scrumptious wedges arrive dressed up in a premium gift box so they're ready to impress – and of course, to share.
Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for the party host, something special for Boss's Day, or simply a treat to enjoy with your friends at home or on-the-go, the Gourmet Shareable™ Caramel Apple is sure to delight. You can even pair it with Edible Arrangements' new Salted Caramel Smoothie for a fully-fall experience.
"This is an apple like no other," noted Robert Price, President of Edible Arrangements. "Its release marks the launch of a new line of shareable chocolate covered fruit to be rolled out over the next year and beyond. These delectable new creations, as well as our fresh fruit smoothies and other Edible-to-Go® offerings, highlight the ongoing evolution of the Edible Arrangements® brand. While we are best known for our fresh cut fruit arrangements, there is even more to savor in our stores."
This simple yet special indulgence, with its deluxe ingredients and packaging, is yet another wonderful way for customers to celebrate, every day. If you're looking for an extra special touch, you can customize the packaging for different occasions: say, "Happy Birthday!" or "Thank You!" or "Merry Christmas!"
The Gourmet Shareable™ Caramel Apple, starting at $39, arrives in seven delicious varieties to suit anyone's sweet tooth, including:
Salted Caramel - the perfect combination of sweet and salty! Relish in buttery rich caramel sprinkled with real sea salt
Party Perfect!™ – ready for a celebration, this apple features fun, rainbow dot sprinkles and artful Swizzle™ atop semisweet chocolate
Black & White – an elegant treat, semisweet chocolate is adorned with a variety of toppings, including chocolate microchips, coconut, sea salt and Swizzle™
Seasonal Blend – this combination has something for everyone, including pumpkin spice, apple crisp, caramelized hazelnut, sea salt and trail mix toppings
Apple Crisp – sure to be a fall favorite, delight in this white chocolate-dipped apple, topped with a mixture of pumpkin spice, crisped brown rice and caramelized hazelnut, replicating the taste, texture and aroma of a freshly baked apple crisp a la mode.
Backpacker's Blend™ – the best trail mix you've ever tasted – sweet and crunchy – blended with caramelized hazelnut
Fall Bakery Blend™ – your classic fall tastes rolled into one box: Apple Crisp and Pumpkin Spice! The Pumpkin Spice wedges feature semisweet chocolate dusted with a special blend of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, clove and allspice to satisfy pumpkin spice fans in a brand new way.
Our Gourmet Shareable™ Caramel Apples are made for sharing! Snap a pic with someone you'd like to share one with and post it to Instagram with #sharesomethingreal for a chance to WIN your own Gourmet Shareable™ Caramel Apple! #DoFruit on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
About Edible Arrangements With more than 1,200 independently owned and operated franchise locations open or under development worldwide, Edible Arrangements International, LLC is the world's largest franchisor of shops offering creatively designed fresh cut fruit arrangements. Select Edible Arrangements locations also carry the company's rapidly expanding Edible To Go® line which features all-natural, fresh fruit smoothies, Dipped Fruit™, fresh squeezed lemonade and orange juice, and fresh fruit salads, sundaes and parfaits and treats. Since its founding in 1999 in East Haven, Conn., the company has been recognized as an industry leader, ranking first in its category in Entrepreneur magazine's annual "Franchise 500," Entrepreneur's Top 40 of "Fastest Growing Franchises" and "America's Top Global Franchises" as well as being included for eight consecutive years among the "Inc. 5000" list of the fastest growing privately-held companies. Edible Arrangements fresh fruit arrangements, chocolate Dipped Fruit™, Fresh Fruit Smoothies and others can be enjoyed at franchise locations worldwide. Gifts can be ordered online at www.edible.com and by telephone at 1-877-DO-FRUIT®.
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