tuesday giveaway! organic raspberry linzer cookies by xocolatl

“i’ve never felt like i was in the cookie business. i’ve always been in a feel good feeling business. my job is to sell joy. my job is to sell happiness.”
– debbi fields
after a little spring holiday, our tuesday giveaways are back and better than ever!  and what better way to kick off the first giveaway of the summer than with a dozen of these heavenly raspberry linzer cookies by xocoatl. esther, the fantastic baking goddess behind the xocolatl shop, makes these organic treats, raspberry jam and all, fresh from her hudson valley home.  they are so crazy delicious,  they’ll make your heart – and tummy – sing!

feelin’ lucky today? or have a serious craving for some yummy baked treats? go on….give it a try. i’ll be rooting for you!

{the giveaway}

for 1 entry
become a follower of silver lining via gfc and/or bloglovin and leave a comment below with your email address.
if you are already a follower, please note that as well 🙂 

for an additional entries – {+1 entry for each}
visit & “favorite” xocolatl’s charming shop and tell us your favorite items!
become a follower of silver lining via facebook
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become a follower on twitter

the contest closes
monday, 6.12, 6pm pdt/9pm edt
U.S. submissions only

the lucky winner will be announced next tuesday, 6.14, here and via email.

let the games begin!

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  1. 06/14/2011 / 1:42 am

    the chocolate porcelain spoons are amazing!

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  2. 06/14/2011 / 1:41 am

    I’m a gfc follower!

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  3. 06/13/2011 / 10:17 pm

    follow your blog as jelaws5
    oh those cookies look so scrumptious 🙂
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  4. 06/12/2011 / 11:35 pm

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  5. 06/12/2011 / 11:34 pm

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  6. 06/12/2011 / 3:02 pm

    i heart her and love the lemon madeleines!

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  7. 06/12/2011 / 8:13 am

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  8. 06/12/2011 / 8:12 am

    My favorite item is the Cabernet Sauvignon Dark Chocolate Truffles. Sounds yummmy!

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  9. 06/12/2011 / 8:11 am

    I’m following via GFC (Giveaway Rae) Thanks for the giveaway!

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  10. Anonymous
    06/12/2011 / 4:18 am

    i like the natural lemon madelines
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  12. 06/12/2011 / 3:25 am

    I have favorited it Xocolatl on etsy as enchantingdreams. My favorite are the Lemon Madelines in her shop.

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  13. Anonymous
    06/09/2011 / 12:34 pm

    I favorite the shop on etsy

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    chocolate chip madeleines are my favorite!!! 🙂

  14. 06/09/2011 / 12:51 am

    hearted the shop on etsy- username bokononist
    My favorite are the white chocolate lemon citrus truffles!

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  15. 06/09/2011 / 12:49 am

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  20. 06/08/2011 / 9:42 pm

    i hearted Xocolatl on etsy as ravencolours and i love the Natural & Organic Honey and Bee Pollen Butter Cookies

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  24. 06/08/2011 / 12:13 pm

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  26. 06/08/2011 / 8:09 am

    Mmm the chocolate truffle assortment looks great and I favorited their shop
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  27. 06/08/2011 / 8:01 am

    I am already a follower on gfc
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  28. 06/08/2011 / 3:47 am

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  33. 06/08/2011 / 3:01 am

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  34. 06/08/2011 / 2:59 am

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  35. 06/08/2011 / 2:50 am

    My favorite is definately the Japanese truffle combination

  36. 06/08/2011 / 2:49 am

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  37. 06/08/2011 / 2:34 am

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  38. 06/08/2011 / 2:33 am

    I like the LARGE Organic Natural Lemon Madeleines,hocolate Covered Porcelain Spoons Natural & Organic, and the Dark Chocolate Basil Truffles.

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  39. 06/08/2011 / 2:31 am

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  40. 06/08/2011 / 12:23 am

    the Chocolate Chip Mini Madeleines sound awesome!!

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  45. 06/07/2011 / 11:17 pm

    and those cappuccino truffles look to die for!
    i favourited her shop as well!

  46. 06/07/2011 / 11:17 pm

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  47. 06/07/2011 / 10:21 pm

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  50. 06/07/2011 / 10:16 pm

    I hearted Xocoatl via Hellcat Vintage. My favorites are ALL the truffles… especially the Dark Chocolate Raspberry. *drool*

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  51. 06/07/2011 / 10:14 pm

    Are you serious!? I think I just died and went to giveaway heaven. Many thanks to you and Xocoatl for offering such a yummy giveaway. 🙂

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  52. 06/07/2011 / 9:27 pm

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  53. 06/07/2011 / 9:21 pm

    The chocolate truffle assortment seriously made me drool a little!
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  54. 06/07/2011 / 9:21 pm

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  55. 06/07/2011 / 9:18 pm

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  56. 06/07/2011 / 9:13 pm

    The “Organic Dark Chocolate Coconut Truffle” has my name all over it!!!

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  57. 06/07/2011 / 9:12 pm

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  58. 06/07/2011 / 8:18 pm

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  59. 06/07/2011 / 6:38 pm

    Oh my goodness, those sound delicious! Is there anything more divine than a linzer cookie? I think not!

  60. 06/07/2011 / 6:19 pm

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  61. 06/07/2011 / 6:00 pm

    I follow you on gfc (mkbrander) and these cookies look so delicious.
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  62. 06/07/2011 / 4:13 pm

    I heart xocolatl’s Etsy shop (my etsy name is Hurdler4eva) and I’d love to try the Dark Chocolate Anise Truffles!
    Thank you for the giveaway 🙂
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  63. 06/07/2011 / 4:13 pm

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  64. 06/07/2011 / 4:12 pm

    I follow your blog publicly with google friend connect as Amber
    Thank you for the giveaway 🙂
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