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keebler cookie question - Sun, 08/13/06 10:51 PM
When I was a kid, in the early nineties, late eighties, there was this cookie my grandma always had. It was like a little cookie dome, with chocolate fudge on the outside, and cookie crust, and one variety had like a chocolate cookie crust. i'm pretty sure keebler made it. does anyone remember this cookie, what it was called, and why it is no more? man i loved those frickin' things...


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RE: keebler cookie question - Tue, 08/15/06 12:54 AM
OK.. I'll bite...I just hope no ones blowing smoke here!

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RE: keebler cookie question - Wed, 08/30/06 1:56 PM
I remember the cookies,called Magic Middles.I guess they quit selling them due to a lessing demand for them.Years ago Keebler made tortilla chips ,made from thin flour tortillas that were good.But they stopped making them because of a decreasing demand.
Happens to a lot of products as consumers tates change.

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RE: keebler cookie question - Fri, 09/15/06 1:31 AM
Nope, magic middles looked like a regular cookie on the outside.
I absolutely know the ones you're talking about.
They looked like this one but had a kind-of star or pinwheel swirl on the top.

They were awesome.

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RE: keebler cookie question - Wed, 09/20/06 8:10 AM
These sound like Pinwheels to me. The stores still carry them, at least where I am, Connecticut. They are made by Nabisco.

There are also the similar Mallomars, with a plain dome, and a graham/vanilla cookie base. Also made by Nabisco.

For some reason, Nabisco only makes Pinwheels and Mallomars in the cooler months

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RE: keebler cookie question - Wed, 09/20/06 8:39 PM

And also limited distribution on Mallomars - mainly in the Northeast, like the
soup crackers that a few years ago were taken off the market, to a storm of
protests & brought back.

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RE: keebler cookie question - Fri, 10/20/06 3:48 PM
The reason they're only available in the cooler months is that the chocolate will melt. I had forgotten about these; better put them on my grocery list, now that I'm hungry for them.