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#21 RickR

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Posted 29 September 2016 - 04:47 PM

Not a bar, but i miss them very much

Butterfinger BB's were great!  A real Butterfingers bar gets stuck all over your teeth.  The BB's did not.  And i admit, I'm a sucker for any candy with peanut butter. 


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#22 Arenafoot

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Posted 30 September 2016 - 12:45 AM

Actually, I think they do (I forgot), but am pretty sure it's sibling thingamajig is not.

Five Below sells Whatchamacallits.

 

Watchamacallits are one of my favorites, Wal-Mart sells them. I don't remember Thingamajigs at all. :(

Thingamajigs were a limited time only candy bar 2011-2012 from Hershey's - available I found mine at the checkouts of Wal-Mart.


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#23 Arenafoot

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Posted 30 September 2016 - 12:54 AM

I have a rare one I loved but most people never heard of, and I only saw them at Stuckey's:

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The wrapper above (currently on eBay) actually has Stuckey's Inc. on the label, where the labels I saved from the 80's, have "Standard Candy" above the 2x4 logo:

 

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Posted 30 September 2016 - 01:50 AM

Cadbury make THE best chocolate, period...


B-)
https://www.cadbury.co.uk/products

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#25 StormSurge

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Posted 30 September 2016 - 08:25 PM

Again, not a candy bar, but candy. I have some vivid recollections of eating these at the movies.

 

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#26 Arenafoot

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Posted 01 October 2016 - 01:32 AM

Cadbury make THE best chocolate, period...


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https://www.cadbury.co.uk/products

yes......

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but only available once a year  :(  :(


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Posted 01 October 2016 - 08:32 AM

yes......

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but only available once a year  :(  :(

Sorry, Cadbury gets a WTF from me for these, blecchhh. Everything else I've had from them is great.


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#28 RickR

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Posted 02 October 2016 - 01:18 AM

OMG you guys.  If you ever see one of these in the store, BUY IT.

 

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Reeses' PBC was my favorite candy bar growing up...but it doesn't taste the same now.  The Peanut Butter is too chalky.  The chocolate too sweet.

 

But these Justin's.....OMG...it's exactly how I remember Reeses' used to be.  Highly recommended. 


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Posted 07 October 2016 - 10:24 AM

Just picked up (and promptly eaten) a 3 pack of Reeses Peanut Butter Cups...

 

Hmmn, not really blown away by them to be honest, bit bland...



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Posted 07 October 2016 - 02:29 PM

Just picked up (and promptly eaten) a 3 pack of Reeses Peanut Butter Cups...

 

Hmmn, not really blown away by them to be honest, bit bland...

try these:

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#31 Lost Dragon

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Posted 07 October 2016 - 04:22 PM

If i can find'em..will do :)


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Posted 09 October 2016 - 01:08 PM

If i can find'em..will do :)

Wal-Mart and Murphy USA gas stations have them - Murphy has them BOGO right now.


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#33 Lost Dragon

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Posted 09 October 2016 - 05:14 PM

;-) I Live in the South West...

Of England...

Unless someone would like to send me a packet?

Joking..:-))

#34 RickR

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Posted 13 November 2016 - 06:38 PM

try these:

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I found one, and bought it.  My verdict:  Really good.  ET would approve too, I'm sure. 


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Posted 16 November 2016 - 03:43 PM

The original classic Wonka Bar. Good Lord, that is still one of the best chocolate bars I've ever tasted, and I'm still super unhappy that Nestle decided to completely discontinue it a few years ago.


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Posted 19 December 2016 - 06:58 PM

So what are....

 

 

'Combos'?

 

Pizzeria

 

Pretzel Pizza flavoured cheese etc.

 

 

Taste any good? still avaiable?

 

 

Saw ad in old Marvel Comic.

 

Newbie on me.



#37 Arenafoot

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Posted 19 December 2016 - 11:28 PM

So what are....

'Combos'?

Pizzeria

Pretzel Pizza flavoured cheese etc.

Taste any good? still avaiable?

Saw ad in old Marvel Comic.

Newbie on me.

Combos are still available.....we sell them at the store I work at - but they never move. We sell the one below, pretzel outside with cheese inside, but there are other flavor "combos".

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Posted 20 December 2016 - 01:07 AM

I always gwt the Buffalo wings combos. I love them things!
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Posted 20 December 2016 - 05:13 AM

Wow..

Reading through this random collection of comics I bought on eBay years ago..

USA had far better game adverts..

Seen things like Virtua Cop 2, Crash Bandicoot etc ads we never got here in UK..

some bizzare comic spin offs in world if Xmen, spiderman, Doctor Doom (the future stuff in last 2..erm..ok..)

But most of all, the candy and cereals you guys got we didn't are awesome or at least they look that way.
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Posted 02 February 2017 - 07:58 PM

I miss these, every damn day. 

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