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Review and Giveaway! Good To Know Baking Set from Unilever Spreads

Monday, December 17th, 2012 by Lisa

Friday, December 21, 2012 at 5:30 pm PST.  This giveaway is now OVER.  Thank you to all who entered!  The winner has been randomly chosen and notified via email.  Congratulations Courtney!

Lisa Irvine writes at Lisa’s Blogety Blog. You can find her at @Lirvine98 on twitter. If you have an idea for a giveaway, please let her know!

Well, Christmas is a little over a week away and this weekend at our house was spent writing Christmas cards, wrapping gifts, decorating a gingerbread house, making fudge and baking cookies!

Helping the process along this year, was a lovely baking set I received from the great folks at Unilever, to help promote their “Good To Know” initiative.

With a wide variety of soft spreads, including Country Crock, I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!, Promise, Brummel & Brown, and Imperial – Unilever has a spread for you.   ALL of their spreads are Good to Know because they:

 

  • ·        Have 0g trans fat per serving
  • ·        Contain no partially hydrogenated oils
  • ·        Have no cholesterol
  • ·        Are 70% less fat than butter per serving
  • ·        Have 30% fewer calories than butter per serving

 

Also, many of  their spreads are also gluten-free!

As part of their Good to Know initiative, Unilever challenged me to replace the butter or other soft spread with one of their spreads in one of my cookie recipes.

 

Since my family loves Snickerdoodles, I decided to cheat (just a little) and use Pamela’s Gluten-Free Sugar Cookie Mix to make my dough.

 

 

 

 

 

The Unilever spread I chose to use was I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! Light.  And yes, I know, it would have been easier to measure if I had purchased the stick version, but it really wasn’t any problem scooping out the soft spread into a measuring cup.  ;-)

 

 

I scooped the dough into balls and rolled it in cinnamon sugar and baked them according to the directions on the cookie mix.

 

 

They came out lovely, don’t you think?

Now, I’ll bet you’d like to find out how to enter to win a fabulous Good to Know baking set, right?  Ok then.

The Good to Know baking set includes:

·        Silpat® baking sheet liner

·        Steel Cooling Rack

·        Nonstick cookie sheet

·        Stainless steel cookie scoop

·        $10 gift card to purchase your Unilever spread of choice and baking ingredients

 

 

To enter this giveaway, please go to the Good to Know Website and sign up for their Confection Perfection emails and sweepstakes!

Each day throughout December, you’ll receive a new recipe for brownies, cakes, cookies, truffles and more — delivered right to your inbox.   By signing up for emails, you will be entered to win A deluxe stand mixer!  31 Grand Prize Winners will get the ultimate baking tool!  PLUS 250 First Prize Winners will win the New Unilever “Busy Family” cookbook — filled with more than 100 recipes – perfect for families on the go.

 

After doing that, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT BELOW LETTING ME KNOW THAT YOU ENTERED!  Thanks!

 

This giveaway will run from today (Monday, December 17, 2012) until Friday, December 21, 2012 at 5pm Pacific Time.

 

The winner will be notified by email.

 

Thanks so much for checking in to our giveaways!!!  I so enjoy reading all of your comments!

 

Good luck!

 

~Lisa