Enjoy The Sweetness Of The Strawberry Patch With New CLASSIC RECIPE Strawberries & Creme Bar From Lindt USA

Chocolatier Debuts New White Chocolate Recipe, Along with Redesigned Packaging for CLASSIC RECIPE Collection

Jul 30, 2013, 09:33 ET from Lindt USA

STRATHAM, N.H., July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium Swiss chocolatier Lindt USA is bringing the taste of the strawberry stand and the richness of creamy white chocolate to store shelves this summer with the introduction of Lindt CLASSIC RECIPE Strawberries & Creme.  Debuting with redesigned packaging, the new bar is bright on the palate and has a fresh, sweet aroma from the moment it is opened.

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Crafted with care by the Lindt Master Chocolatiers according to traditional Swiss recipes, the CLASSIC RECIPE line uses the finest quality ingredients and the creamiest Lindt chocolate with premium inclusions.  The new Strawberries & Creme bar blends white chocolate with sweet strawberry pieces to create the classic flavor combination.

"Strawberries and creme pair in perfect harmony, creating a treat that's tart, yet velvety smooth, offering a premium chocolate experience," said Lindt Master Chocolatier, Ann Czaja.  "All of our new bars are inspired by current flavor trends to give chocolate lovers of all ages joy with each bite."

The Lindt CLASSIC RECIPE Collection
The Lindt CLASSIC RECIPE bar collection delivers the world's most exceptional, premium chocolate for extraordinary richness and creaminess. The collection's redesigned packaging features the new "Lindt Chocolate Beyond Compare" brand platform that underscores the consumer benefit when choosing the brand and supports the unique portfolio of Lindt premium chocolate products.  In addition to Strawberries & Creme, Lindt CLASSIC RECIPE bars are offered in several flavors, including Milk Chocolate, Milk Chocolate Hazelnut, Milk Chocolate Almond, and White Chocolate.

Now in stores, the 4.2 oz. CLASSIC RECIPE Strawberries & Creme bar is available at Target and other retailers nationwide, Lindt Chocolate Shops and www.Lindt.com for a suggested retail price of $2.59.  To learn more about Lindt and the CLASSIC RECIPE collection, visit www.Lindt.com.  For other news from Lindt, "like" the company's Facebook page or follow Lindt on Twitter.

About Lindt & Sprungli
Founded in 1845, Lindt & Sprungli is a global leader in the premium chocolate category, offering high-quality products in more than 120 countries. Lindt & Sprungli operates eight production facilities in Europe and the United States and employs more than 8,000 worldwide. Lindt USA operates more than 60 retail stores in the U.S., Lindt Chocolate RSVP, the company's premium direct selling program, and maintains wide distribution through extensive retail and wholesale channels. For more information on Lindt, visit www.lindt.com.