Try The World – Paris Box & Giveaway!

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Try The World sent me this subscription box for my review.

Try The World’s brand new subscription box is now available! With Try The World you’ll get a new curated box of gourmet delights from a new destination each month! I love this idea! Instead of getting overloaded with treats from just one part of the world, you’ll get to travel around without doing any work. Try The World sent me a mini box – a sampling of items that are in the full Paris Box, the first Try The World destination – to check out! After Paris you’ll travel to Tokyo, Rio, and other spots!

Try The World   Paris Box & Giveaway! photoI thought the packaging for this mini box was just lovely and I was excited to open it. I am pretty sure I made actual cooing sounds when I pulled it out of the cardboard box. I was really impressed by the custom ribbon. This box would make a great gift, either for yourself, or someone else!

The Subscription: Try The World
The Description: Try The World delivers the best products coming from the greatest cities in the world, to your door! Go on an incredible journey across continents delivering some of the best products from the most exciting places on the planet. This box is delivered every 60 days!
The Price: $45 per month

Try The World Mini Paris Box

Information Cards The envelope wrapped on top of the box held these absolutely gorgeous information cards! Each product information card had complete details on the gourmet items. Plus, there was a (stamped!) Paris postcard, a welcome card, a suggested playlist, and a poem.

This is the reverse of the welcome card & the reverse of the poem, if you read French. I can’t speak a lick of French but I can read it. (yes, 17 years after taking 4 years of high school French, I can still read it!) I was really excited by all of the extra information cards because it gave the gourmet items more flavor. I could totally see having some special themed parties or meals with my kids with the items in the box, as we can’t quite afford to take the whole family gallivanting off to international destinations.

Mini Paris Box Items

Les Confitures a l’Ancienne This hot chocolate with raw cane sugar won the NASFT Outstanding Beverage Award in 2002! I was impressed with the ingredients and then remembered – all French food is like this.

Le Palais des Thés I received three specialty blends to try, and my MIL proclaimed them really fantastic teas! Thé du Hammam (a Turkish inspired blend) was sprinkled with flower petals. So pretty!

Alain Milliat Preserves These jams really took it to the next level. I love the French food sensibility. It makes it much easier for me to stuff my face with the attention to detail and flavor. We ate these with fresh hot donuts from my husband’s French-Canadian mémé’s recipe! And no, I am so not on a diet this weekend!

I thought this was a darling box and I would die to have the entire thing! My husband was aching for the Crème de Marrons, and of course Try The World includes a whole tube of it from Ardèche (where the best is made). This is a shot of the entire Paris Box. I think I spy a custom box (so cute!) along with extras of everything I received, the Chestnut paste, Fleur de Sel, butter caramels, and more! Yum.

Try The World   Paris Box & Giveaway! photo

You can enter to win the FULL Paris Try The World Box below! Plus, refer-a-friend entries are enabled, and if you refer the winner, you’ll receive a mini Paris box, so enter & share the giveaway! Giveaway Ends 9/20 at 3am Eastern! US Only please!

Check out all my Try the World Reviews! Don’t forget to take a look at other Boxes with Geographic Appeal & World Traveler Food Subscription Boxes.


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  • katielebeda

    You mean, I can only choose one? Fine. Eclairs.

  • Ara

    My favorite French treat? How do I decide! Does wine count?;)

  • Ally

    I could live off of Macarons. Fortunately, they are quite popular here in LA!

  • Brianna

    a croissant or a tartine with french goat cheese! yum!

  • alisa

    baguettes are my favorite and of course french macarons!

    • Brandy

      yum and sorry, my spam filter is acting up (nothing you did, it’s put nearly every single comment into spam this week)

  • alisa

    baguettes! yum! and french macarons! of course!

  • Missy Marie

    Wine and cheese:)

  • Rachel O.

    I dont know there are so many wonderful French treats. Guess I love tarts the most..Yummy.

  • lisa Taylor

    I don’t know if I’ve ever really had any real French treats?! Does French toast count? Lol this is why I need to win, I’m sheltered! :/

    • Brandy

      believe it or not French French toast (pain perdu) is more ridiculous than American French toast!!! it’s all yummy and that’s what counts! good luck!

  • Growing Up Madison

    I love their macaroons. Nothing like some french pastry. 🙂

  • Brandy K

    I like macarons best!

  • Amanda S

    Definitely the breads!

  • Tanya

    Crepes, fancy pastries and cheese!

  • Jessica

    I would say that Crepes are delicious, and their cheese is great as well 🙂

  • Shawna Landers

    I believe that croissants would be my favorite treat, especially when they are filled with chocolate!

  • Jennifer frank-lopez

    I would have to say Creme Brulee.. It is one of my weaknesses, but oh so amazing!

  • Jennifer Pittman

    Macarons – yummy

  • Jennifer K.

    My favorite French treat are macarons!

  • Mary

    Just about any French pastry or bread is going to be good. Oh, and French jams/preserves are awesome too. They take their food seriously…

  • Meredith

    Favorite French treat are macarons and salted caramels…yuuuuummy

  • Julia Cosgrove

    French toast and croissants.

  • Thaddeus

    Rock on, Brandy – this sounds great!

  • Melissa McConnell

    I agree with Kristin I like the french fries 🙂

  • Misty Battle

    French toast is awesome!

  • kristin sims

    My favorite French food is French Fries (i hope those count ) 🙂

  • Crazy 4 Subscription Boxes

    I’m not sure I don’t know a lot of French foods so looking forward to trying this . Going to go with croissant

  • Shellie H

    crepes! yummmmmmmm 😉 Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

  • Ryan Robbins

    I love crepes, macaroons and escargot! I’d be pretty happy with all French foods.

  • Rebecca Moulton

    I lived in France for a semester and there is nothing like a french bakery…the baguettes, croissants, tarts… delicious!

  • Nabiha

    My favorite french toast is topped with mascarpone cheese, caramel and pecans. Soo good!

  • Helen Whaley (@helenwheels24)

    This box look terrific. I hope they do a British box at some point.

    • Brandy

      That would be really fun!

  • a.albinger

    Oh, so hard to choose. I love anything almond and the little chocolate tarts – although I don’t recall what they were called.

  • Jennifer at Momsgotmail

    We also have a vendor at the Farmer’s Market in Clinton, NY that sells french Patisserie. My favorite is raspberry brioche. This looks like a great box, and I have been wanting to try it for a long time! I am trying to hold out for a coupon code though-maybe for the holidays?

    • Brandy

      Je ne sais pas! They are a new box so there’s no way to know. Check the new coupons page obsessively 😉 bisous (xoxox)!

  • Jennifer at Momsgotmail


    • Brandy

      works on my end!

  • Senny

    Crème de Marrons….those sound delish!

  • Jean Eckert

    I love French macaroons!!!!! So different from the American kind

    • Brandy

      I am feeling myself just getting fatter by thinking about all the treats. We have a vendor at our farmer’s market that is a French bakery and they have the most to die for treats. Including the best double chocolate cookies I have ever tasted!!

  • Natasha Stroud Hoover

    My favorite French treat is their wonderful chocolate!