Brownie Points Review
Started out of a family kitchen in Cleveland, Ohio by a busy school teacher and mother, this once small business has undergone many transitions to become the incredibly successful bakery that it is today. Specializing in gourmet brownies and gifts, this Ohio-based vendor offers a little bit of everything.
An Ohio-based company, offering top-quality brownies, popcorn and gifts.
- Wide selection of flavors and styles
- Gluten-free options
- Variety of gift assortments and samplers
- No club of the month option
- No vegan or sugar-free options
Brownie Selections and Varieties: (Rating: 10/10)
This large Ohio-based company, has a massive selection of brownie types and flavors that will appeal to just about anyone. In addition to their signature baby brownies, Brownie Points also offers big brownies, breakfast baby brownies and gluten-free brownies, all in a diversity of decadent flavors! Brownie Points also carries an assortment of gourmet popcorn flavors and artisan confections, like chocolate caramel pretzel rods, cookies and buckeyes.
Brownie Points’ baby brownies are available in 20 original and classic flavors, which include their unique breakfast offerings. These gourmet creations include butterscotch sensations, chocolate fudge, cookies and cream and birthday cake. These baby brownies are also available in two gluten-free flavors—chocolate caramel sea salt and chocolate fudge. Think brownies are only for dessert? Think again! Let Brownie Points get your day started off on the right track with their six indulgent breakfast varieties. Breakfast baby brownie offerings include caramel macchiato, lemon-blueberry swirl and pineapple right-side up cake.
Prefer larger-sized treats? Brownie Points also offers gourmet 3 x 3 brownies in 17 varieties. If you want a baby brownie flavor in the larger size, you are in luck. Eleven of the one-of-a-kind baby brownie varieties are also available in the 3 x 3 option. Even better, there are also six specialty big brownie flavors including buckeye, red velvet and caramel apple. The two gluten-free flavors are also available in this size.
All of Brownie Points original creations are available for individual purchase. They also offer their big and baby brownies in whopping assortment of 44 beautifully-curated baskets, boxes and towers. These gifts sets range in size from individually packaged treats, to towers of over 100 baby brownies. Three breakfast gift samplers are also available for purchase.
Specialty Brownies: (Rating: 9/10)
Despite their large-scale production facility, every batch of Brownie Points gourmet treats are crafted with the finest, freshest ingredients and baked fresh daily. All baked goods are Kosher-certified, and several gluten-free varieties are available for those with food sensitivities. Unfortunately, no sugar-free or vegan options are available at this time.
Brownie Points is always trying to introduce fun, seasonal products, like their chocolate covered ghost brownie—perfect for Halloween! They also offer seasonal gift baskets like their “Spook”tacular Assortment and Fall Harvest Basket.
Ideal for both traditional brownie lovers and those who love more exotic variations, Brownie Points offers many classic flavors as well as one-of-a-kind formulations. Those with more traditional sensibilities will love classics like walnut fudge, chocolate caramel and raspberry fudge. More adventurous foodies will embrace the opportunity to try new variations on the classic treat like crème de menthe, very vanilla and monkey madness.
Club Membership Option: (Rating: 0/10)
Despite their wide selection of brownies, treats and gourmet gift options, Brownie Points does not offer a club membership at this time. This a perk we would love to try.
Pricing: (Rating: 10/10)
Brownie Points offers something for every price point. In addition to their wonderful gift options, they also sell their brownies for individual purchase. Baby brownies start a $1.25 per brownie and $1.50 per gluten-free brownie. The individual brownies are available for $3.25 each or $3.75 for the gluten-free varieties.
They also carry a diversity of gift baskets, boxes and towers that will work for every budget. Baby brownies are available in adorable boxed sets of six starting at $13.00. Their indulgent big brownies are can be purchased in their Brownie O Gram, beautifully packaged, for $16.00. Looking to spend a little bit more? Brownie Points carries a wide selection of samplers ranging from $19 for their All Occasion Lil’ Sampler to $59 for their Baby Brownie Party Platter Pack. Their larger, more decadent assortments start at $62 for their All Occasion Box Bouquet and top off $212 for their Double Trouble Basket.
Shipping: (Rating: 9/10)
Brownie Points takes the quality of their products very seriously, and wants to ensure that customers sample their award-winning treats as they were meant to be enjoyed. All brownies are baked and shipped in the same day. They promise to produce, package and ship every gourmet purchase to ensure the utmost quality. If for some reason they feel that the heat of Summer may affect your purchase, they will contact you with alternative shipping recommendations. They also encourage customers to contact them with any specific packaging and shipping requests.
Many of Brownie Points items are eligible for complimentary shipping. For those that are not, the following rates, based on purchase total, apply for standard shipping:
$180.01-$1500.00 $22.95 + 15%
Those that wish to receive their shipment via 2-day or next-day shipping, can view this rate in their shopping cart.
Gift Options: (Rating: 10/10)
Brownie Points considers gourmet gifting their expertise, and accordingly offer a wide variety of gift baskets, boxes and towers for every occasion and price point. As previously discussed, Brownie Points has gift options ranging in price from $13.00 to $212.00, ensuring there is something for every person and every event!
If you are shopping for a specific holiday or life-event, Brownie Points has you covered. Brownie Points offers seasonal packages and samplers, like their current Fall and Halloween gift options. These seasonal offerings vary based on the time of year and upcoming holidays. For the upcoming Christmas season, their award-winning holiday assortments come in a variety of options with brownie-only samplers and collections including their gourmet popcorn and other specialty treats. These are assortments are wrapped up in artistic, festive packaging with your choice of ribbon from their signature collection. Brownie Points also allows customers to shop by occasions including: Birthday, Thank You, Sympathy, New Baby and more. They additionally offer college care packages to pamper those away at school and beautifully packaged wedding favor options.
Brownie Points is certain that their specialty gourmet gift option will earn your company “brownie points” in the professional world as well, and they offer a wonderful Corporate Gift Program. All of their gift packaging is customizable and can include your company’s custom logo label, custom logo ribbon and/or custom logo packaging. In addition to their wonderful collection of 40+ baskets, boxes and towers, Brownie Points also allows corporate customers to customize the colors and flavors. They also offer bulk order discounts for their Corporate Gift Program.
Customer Service: (Rating: 9/10)
Brownie Points is so confident in their delicious products that they offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee. This excellent customer service extends to their ordering process as well. Orders can be placed on their toll-free number during business hours (10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. EST) Monday through Friday. Orders can also be submitted conveniently through their secure, user-friendly website. Questions or concerns? Their FAQs section is currently under construction, but they can be contacted with inquiries via email, live chat or a toll-free customer service number. Their interactive website also includes their Brownie Blog, a fun way to stay up-to-date on everything brownie-related.
Individual Brownies: range from $1.25 (baby-size) to$3.25 (big-size)
Gift Assortment: range from $13.00 (Baby Brownies 6-pack) to $212.00 (Brownie Points Double Trouble Basket)
Price Range: $1.25-$212.00
Number of Varieties: 26
Chocolate Chip Brownies
Espresso or Coffee Brownies
Corporate Gift Options
Private Gift Options
Gift Wrap options
Brownie Sampler or Assortment Packs
Bake and Ship Same Day
Avg. Cost to Ship: $9.95
Who Would Enjoy Shopping Here?
With 20+ brownie formulations, this gourmet bakery is ideal for anyone that enjoys sampling a variety of brownie flavor options. Their gluten-free brownies and gift packages make this vendor a wonderful option for individuals with gluten-free diets. Brownie Points also offers a wide selection of gift sets, with items at every price point, making them a wonderful source for gifts, no matter what your budget.
What We Like
We love Brownie Points diversity! With two main sizes, 20+ flavors, gluten-free options and gift sets for every budget, this vendor has something for every chocolate-lover out there. We also like their excellent Business Gifts Program, as well as their wide selection of holiday and special-occasion gift options.
What We Don’t Like
We wish that Brownie Points offered a club membership option. With their delightful selection of gourmet flavors, we are certain we would enjoy it! We also don’t like that they do not offer any sugar-free or vegan brownie formulations for those with special dietary needs.
You are certain to find something to satisfy your sweet tooth at Brownie Points. This ever expanding gourmet bakery has it all—an assortment of brownies, treats and gourmet gifts in classic and original flavors. We are happy this Ohio-based bakeshop is now available for the rest of us to indulge in.