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12 Days of Giveaways: Eggnog macarons

January 03, 2013

[This is a repost of the original 12 Days of Christmas]

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Macarons By Jane has been busy in the kitchen baking up a new batch of macarons inspired by the upcoming holidays. I love vanilla and nutella too, but when I’m planning our holiday celebrations I want something that is going knock my guests’ socks off. Macarons By Jane has taken the delicate classic macaron and filled them a blend of comforting holiday flavors like spicy gingerbread, hot chocolate, eggnog, and candy cane.

[quote type=”small” align=”left”] For those who are new to my blog, I run an online macaron boutique called Macarons By Jane. Enjoy true bliss today with my French macarons, made locally in Austin. Baked with love & delivered with a smile![/quote]

These airy French cookies are made from ground almond, egg whites, and sugar. Baked in small batches then filled with a creamy ganache or fluffy buttercream, handmade by our pastry chef. These collection are extra festive and perfect for the holiday season! Each macaron dons a holiday wardrobe of alluring flavors like gingerbread, hot chocolate, eggnog, and candy cane.

'cookie swap'

I was very excited to bake a difference with OXO this holiday season in The Great Cookie Swap 2012 for Cookies for Kids’ Cancer. Thank you OXO for donating up to $100,000 to support Cookies for Kids’ Cancer.

My cookie matches all received a box of Macarons By Jane’s holiday collection. Nice to meet you Jenn from Jenny Rambles, Morgan from Being the Secret Ingredient, and Jenn from My Kitchen Kreations to You.






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It’s the 12 Days of Giveaways! On the 3rd day, A Taste of Koko is giving away a box of macarons.

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Enter to win a box of Macarons By Jane‘s macaron collection.

To enter the giveaway, simply leave a comment below and tell me: What is your favorite macaron flavor?

You can earn up to 5 extra entries by:
– Tweet about the giveaway (it’s easy, just click here!) and leave the link to your Tweet in the comments.
– Fan A Taste of Koko on Facebook. Leave a separate comment below that you have done so.
– Follow A Taste of Koko on Twitter. Leave a separate comment below that you have done so with your Twitter handle so I can follow you back! Click here to Tweet
– Follow A Taste of Koko on Pinterest. Bonus points if you pin any images from this blog post!

(Extra entries can only be counted if left as a separate comment – your comment # is your entry.)

Good luck!


The fine print:
– Giveaway ends at 12:01am (Texas time!) on January 15, 2013.
– Winner will be selected by random number generator.
– Winners will receive a box of macarons.
– Prize must be claimed within 7 days or it will be forfeited.
– Winning “extra entry” comments can be subject to verification.
– Prize can only be shipped to a U.S. address.


Jane Ko is the Austin blogger behind A Taste of Koko, Austin's top food and travel blog featuring the hottest restaurants and weekend getaways. Jane has been a speaker at South by Southwest (SXSW), Texas Conference for Women, BlogHer, and more on entrepreneurship and social media. She lives in Austin Texas with her dog and cat.


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