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NOAHJUDE
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BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 10/24/04 11:42 AM
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The Bar None Candy bar became such an obsession to me that would travel days out of the way to buy em. WHY OH WHY did they stop making them!!!!Anybody know how to get em?

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 10/24/04 1:57 PM
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I also love them, but do not know how to obtain them...

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 10/24/04 3:31 PM
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Here is a list of candy no longer made. Bar none is one of them
http://www.oldtimecandy.com/discontinued.htm

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 12/6/04 8:27 PM
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That was aerated chocolate, right? I have happily bought aerated chocolate in Europe, Canada, and Argentina, but it seems never to have caught on in the USA. Maybe you can mail-order the Nestle's or Milka brands?

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 12/12/04 9:04 PM
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quote:
Originally posted by Tommy37

That was aerated chocolate, right? I have happily bought aerated chocolate in Europe, Canada, and Argentina, but it seems never to have caught on in the USA. Maybe you can mail-order the Nestle's or Milka brands?


No that's a Aero Bar- I see them in specialty food stores in New York.

Bar None was Chocolate wafers and cream and peanuts and dark chocolate- they were absolutely addictive- they were great- I miss them too! They changed them not long before they discontinued them- they added unecessary caramel and killed them. THey were great with a cup of coffee. Yum.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 12/12/04 10:07 PM
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Aren't they similar to a Whatchamacallit bar?

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 05/1/05 7:01 PM
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I WOULD REALLY LOVE TO KNOW WHERE I COULD BUY A BAR NONE CANDY BAR. IS THERE SOME SORT OF WAY TO GET HERSHEY TO BRING IT BACK?

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 05/1/05 8:28 PM
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Bar Nones were the best! I was a bar none-a-holic. I ws so bummed when they altered and then eliminated them. What-cha-ma-call-its were not dark chocolate and were puffier. Not as good. Maybe we can start a campaign- the "Restore Bar None" campaign.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Wed, 10/26/05 9:42 PM
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http://www.petitiononline.com/BarNone/petition.html

Please help bring back BarNOne!!!!!

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Tue, 04/11/06 12:12 AM
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bring it back, it was great.
i am very surprised it hasnt returned with all the variant bars around these days.
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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 05/8/06 1:55 PM
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This was my favorite candy bar. Very addictive!!!! Please we have got to make them bring it back as it was in the beginning!!!!

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Tue, 08/1/06 7:50 AM
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IF YOU WOULD LIKE BAR NONE BROUGHT BACK, PLEASE GO SIGN THE PETITION AT www.petitiononline.com/BarNone/petition.html

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Wed, 08/2/06 4:14 PM
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I'd like to see them bring Bar None back since I've never had one before. I bought one once then lost it just before they stopped being sold in my area.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Thu, 08/24/06 12:37 AM
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Bar None, made by Hershey, originally featured a cocoa wafer, chocolate filling, peanuts and a milk chocolate coating. They first came out in about 1987, I believe.

http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9B0DE1D61638F934A2575AC0A961948260

http://www.whatcandy.com

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Thu, 08/24/06 9:48 PM
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I think they're still being marketed in Mexico.

Has anyone seen them down there?

http://www.hersheys.com.mx/02NuestrasMarcas/Barnone/barnone.html

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Sun, 09/3/06 11:54 PM
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origional bar none was 1 bar i think.
this bar none looks like the new candy bar 2 packs that nabisco have out called choco stix.

i was going to post awhile ago about them.
the chips ahoy one is close to the old bar none but not quite there.

http://www.nabiscoworld.com/Brands/brandlist.aspx?SiteId=1&CatalogType=1&BrandKey=chocostix&BrandLink=/&BrandId=212&PageNo=1

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 09/4/06 2:00 AM
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The original was definitely one bar, but they went through some efforts to boost the brand and turned it into two wafer sticks. The bar was introduced in 1986 as a full sized bar with wafers filled with cream, covered in crushed peanuts and chocolate.

Then in '93 they made it into two bars and put in some caramel.

I don't know when they stopped making them, but I didn't like the reformulated bars at all.

I've been eating the Lu Chocolatiers and find them to have a very good satisfaction quotient. Oh, and oodles of trans fatty acids.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 09/4/06 7:37 AM
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they did add caramel and made it 2 bars.

but there was already a bar that was very sucessful doing the same thing and that was called twix.

then shortly after bar none was gone

who reads spanish, translate that bar none web page

cybele
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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 09/4/06 2:16 PM
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quote:
Originally posted by whotony

but there was already a bar that was very sucessful doing the same thing and that was called twix.

I don't think that the bar was much like a Twix. Twix has a very dense cookie in the center that's more about the crumbly crunch and it has a flavor of its own.

The wafers of the Bar None, though flavorless, were light and crispy and had the light cream between them.

I think what happened was the Bar None twin bars ended up too similar to the Reese's Sticks.

I have a friend going to Mexico in a few weeks and she said she'd keep her eye out for the Bar None there. I have high hopes.

whotony
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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 09/4/06 10:13 PM
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i'm not certain that reeses stix were around then.
maybe just cant remember

still the bar none were made more like twix due to the caramel and the cookie like middle.

doesnt matter really there gone

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 11/13/06 3:46 PM
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mexico has them...

don't know how to get them thou... the image has also change

please let me know who can get them... I'LL PAY ANYTHING!

http://www.hersheys.com.mx/02NuestrasMarcas/NuestrasMarcas.html

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Mon, 11/13/06 4:13 PM
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thanks for bringing this back up again but that was posted 6 postsup in this topic.

we need someone to translate what it says to english.




bar nones es la combinacion perfecta de galleta
cubierta con delicioso chocolate con leche

1. mas que - - chocolate
2. son - - y crujientes

barras de gallata y crunchy

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Tue, 11/14/06 11:31 AM
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Has to be someone in Texas near the border that would sell them on Ebay .. post it (with a picture) on Want It Now section on Ebay

whotony
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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Wed, 07/4/07 2:14 AM
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quote:
Originally posted by cybele

quote:
Originally posted by whotony

but there was already a bar that was very sucessful doing the same thing and that was called twix.

I don't think that the bar was much like a Twix. Twix has a very dense cookie in the center that's more about the crumbly crunch and it has a flavor of its own.

The wafers of the Bar None, though flavorless, were light and crispy and had the light cream between them.

I think what happened was the Bar None twin bars ended up too similar to the Reese's Sticks.

I have a friend going to Mexico in a few weeks and she said she'd keep her eye out for the Bar None there. I have high hopes.


is spite of the cookie and not a wafer the bar none was changed to compete with the twix bar.

didnt work.

and this is from reeses.com.


Timeline



1963 Hershey purchases H.B. Reese Candy Company.
1999 Hershey Foods introduces REESESTICKS wafer bars.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Wed, 07/4/07 11:50 AM
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For those who are still lamenting the Bar None, Nestle has a new bar called the Crisp Crunch bar ... it's not real chocolate, but it does have some crispy wafers and cream and a chocolatey coating (no nuts).

http://www.typetive.com/candyblog/item/nestle_crunch_crisp

I didn't like it that much (I would have preferred some real European Nestle chocolate on it). I think I'll stick with the Chocolatier sticks.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Wed, 08/15/07 12:57 PM
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I was going to say that! The Nestle Crunch Crisp is very close to the Bar None. The first time I had one that was my first thought. I love the Bar None and it's the closest thing out there.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Wed, 08/15/07 4:32 PM
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if it had chocolate and crushed nuts it would be Bar None.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Tue, 04/21/09 2:11 AM
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whotony


we need someone to translate what it says to english.

bar nones es la combinacion perfecta de galleta
cubierta con delicioso chocolate con leche

1. mas que - - chocolate
2. son - - y crujientes

barras de gallata y crunchy


Translation:

"Bar None is the perfect combination of cookie covered with delicious milk chocolate.

1. More than 1 chocolate
2. They are 2 irresistible and crunchy

Bars of cookie and crunch"

In my opinion, they aren't the same one we are thinking of.  These don't have nuts, and I think the US Bar None had some kind of chocolate layer inside the wafers too.  And these don't even look like wafers, anyway.  A wafer is not the same as a cookie.

I tried to find some way of ordering the candy, but couldn't.  I had to just send them an email asking them how I could order it.  With the same makers and similar name, I'd still want to try it.  I'll post back with any progress.

Here's a candy blog with a YUMMY pic:
http://www.typetive.com/candyblog/item/i_miss_bar_none/

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Tue, 04/21/09 9:32 AM
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Jennifer_4


Aren't they similar to a Whatchamacallit bar?


Not in any way, shape or form other than made by the same manufacturer.

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Thu, 01/27/11 4:00 AM
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chocoholic


whotony


we need someone to translate what it says to english.

bar nones es la combinacion perfecta de galleta
cubierta con delicioso chocolate con leche

1. mas que - - chocolate
2. son - - y crujientes

barras de gallata y crunchy


Translation:

"Bar None is the perfect combination of cookie covered with delicious milk chocolate.

1. More than 1 chocolate
2. They are 2 irresistible and crunchy

Bars of cookie and crunch"

In my opinion, they aren't the same one we are thinking of.  These don't have nuts, and I think the US Bar None had some kind of chocolate layer inside the wafers too.  And these don't even look like wafers, anyway.  A wafer is not the same as a cookie.

I tried to find some way of ordering the candy, but couldn't.  I had to just send them an email asking them how I could order it.  With the same makers and similar name, I'd still want to try it.  I'll post back with any progress.

Here's a candy blog with a YUMMY pic:


hi Chocoholic, any updates on this? thanks so much. 

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Thu, 01/27/11 6:15 AM
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In the '80s, Bar None was my favorite candy bar.  Then they changed the recipe, and it was terrible.  Then they discontinued the product.  I really miss the original recipe Bar None!

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RE: BAR NONE CANDY BAR - Thu, 01/27/11 7:14 AM
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Hi.
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