Who doesn’t love a sweet sugary treat (occasionally of course), especially on a miserable or long day when nothing seems to be going right. Yup, sweets, especially chocolate are the perfect pick-me-up! The benefits of chocolate has been proven by science as helping to boost your mood by encouraging the release of endorphines and dopamines, the hormones responsible for happiness.
Chocolate is also great for forming friendships and sharing during bonding time with friends, like on movie night or game night. Although too much chocolate is bad for your health, it actually has genuine medicinal effects when taken in small amounts regularly, like boosting your memory and containing antioxidants.
Head on over to 11Street to celebrate Cyber Monday with some sweet chocolate deals, as it’s also Pepero Day. Pepero comes all the way from Korea and offers chocolate covered biscuit sticks in various flavours like strawberry, white chocolate, dark chocolate, coffee and more!
If plain biscuits covered in chocolate doesn’t catch your fancy, try Pepero cereal sticks which are made from healthier cereals. There’s also Pepero Double Dips which have a double flavour coating of either white cream and chocolate or white and strawberry. One of the more popular flavours are Pepero Almond, which has bits of the nut sprinkled all over the chocolate coating.
Pepero Day also falls on November 11th of every year and is the day Koreans traditionally buy a pack of Pepero and share it with their boyfriend or girlfriend. A very romantic gesture worthy of any Korean romantic drama!
On the other hand, Nestle is having a storewide discount of 10% and on offer are a wide range of Milo products. Milo is a household favourite in Malaysia with everyone consuming it since the 1950s. Somehow, the brand itself conjures an image of familiar comfort everyone can relate to. Who can forget the Milo vans that went around your schools giving everyone a free cup of the cold and refreshing chocolate malt drink?
Nowadays, Milo comes in various new forms like in a can, in cereal form or a canister pod for your Nescafe Dolce gusto coffee maker.So head on over to 11Street to relive your childhood fun with your favourite malt chocolate product and have fun sharing it with those you love!
Finally, if you’re into healthy, fruit infused organic chocolate, you might want to try Rawr’s Organic Goji Passion Chocolate bar , on offer at Lazada which comes with a hint of vanilla. Ideal for the healthy weight watcher who wants the occasional indulgent experience minus the guilt. Completely sugar free and vegan friendly, Rawr’s line of organic chocolate come in various other flavours too, including orange zest and golden caramel.
Tip: Shop the Lazada Online Revolution Sale with your Maybank credit card and get 11% off (desktop) and 13% off (app) on selected items! Don’t forget to download your Lazada coupons as well for additional savings!