Stewart’s Premium Milk Chocolate with Eggnog candy bar

I can’t say I was ready to rush out and buy this new seasonal candy bar from Stewart’s when I first heard about them.  But I do buy a carton of eggnog each year to sip during Christmas baking, so I guess it was inevitable that I was going to give one a shot given the chance.  Popping in for some milk recently was that chance.

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Hot Chocolate m&m’s finally showed up

It wasn’t easy, but I did track down the Hot Chocolate m&m’s at the Glenville Walmart.  Both local Walmarts are doing a sloooooooow transition to Christmas (which is fine with the me-me, but annoys the food-blogger-gimme-new-Christmas-stuff-me).  Target’s are worse, they’ve basically got nothing going on on the food front, yet.

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The Stew Leonard’s scam

Wow, did I get suckered by the Stew Leonard’s hype machine and a lot of apparently closeted grocerystourists.  We recently took a packaged day trip focused on a boat tour of the Thimble Islands of Connecticut.  Amongst a couple of other stops, it also included what I was looking forward to the most – a stop at the “famous” Stew Leonard’s flagship store!  Prime grocerystourism opportunity!

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