Hot!Snacks that should be brought back

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Beverly K
Hamburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/05/27 20:22:52
I have an addition to my last posting...
 
Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Cookies.
 
They came in a bright yellow bag, and I think they were made by Keebler.
 
Not chewy, but more on the crispy side, and extremely chocolatey.
 
 
willrun4food
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/05/30 17:39:29
Oh yeah, forgot this one...

Koala Yummies
NYPIzzaNut
Filet Mignon
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/05/30 18:41:30
... black and white cookies..
catsnharps
Junior Burger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/07/18 14:51:47
Girl Scout cookies were originally made by Educator.  There were also cookies sold under the Educator name.  Educator was eventually sold, I believe, to Burry's.  I don't know when "Little Brownie" came in.
slade1955
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/10/31 22:55:00
Lunch Bar Candy Bar,Milk Shake Bar,Turkish Taffy,Canada Dry Lime Soda and Caravelle Bar.
Russ Jackson
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/10/31 23:18:06
Doo Dads...Russ
BelleReve
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/01 14:55:31
Mars Bars - are they around but under a differenet name?

Reese's whipped pb bar - that hasn't been around very long, but can't find it now. 
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/01 16:35:38
BelleReve

Mars Bars - are they around but under a differenet name?

Reese's whipped pb bar - that hasn't been around very long, but can't find it now. 


Mars Bars = Milky Way
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars_Bar

...and your Reese's Whipped PB Bars are still around too..
http://www.hersheys.com/reeses/products/whipps.asp

Not sure why you can't find 'em, I see them all the time.     
wheels in the sky
Junior Burger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/01 16:40:36
how about bachman cheese jax
kevaxe2k2
Hamburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/01 20:00:00
EatingTheRoad

BelleReve

Mars Bars - are they around but under a differenet name?

Reese's whipped pb bar - that hasn't been around very long, but can't find it now. 


Mars Bars = Milky Way
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars_Bar

...and your Reese's Whipped PB Bars are still around too..
http://www.hersheys.com/reeses/products/whipps.asp

Not sure why you can't find 'em, I see them all the time.     


Actually Mars Bar=Snickers with Almond

"Chocolate bars sold as the Mars bar vary in different regions of the world.[1] The American version (discontinued in 2000)[2] is no longer sold, and has been replaced with the slightly different Snickers Almond."


HDtravlr1
Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/01 21:13:09
Actually Mars Bar=Snickers with Almond "Chocolate bars sold as the Mars bar vary in different regions of the world.[1] The American version (discontinued in 2000)[2] is no longer sold, and has been replaced with the slightly different Snickers Almond."

 
I miss the original american version also. Wonder if any of the other countries have one similar to the old USA Mars bar?
BelleReve
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/03 13:02:44
Thanks Eating.., and others - I remember another candy that was was supposed to be similar to a Mars bar, but could't remember the name.  I've just about giving up finding the whipped Reese's, maybe it's only distributed in certain areas. 
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 01:37:54
Squirt in a glass bottle.
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 01:43:05
Cheez-It BBQ Cheddar
post edited by High Springs Gator - 2009/11/19 01:44:34
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 09:45:15
Not quite "snacks" but....




...and Trader Joe's had this amazing carrot cake loaf in a blue tub (in the freezer section)...it's not the one they carry now, which is still good. But man alive, that other one was amazing...it was hard not to eat the whole loaf. I think the last time I saw it was 7 years ago or so.
ConeyIslandLou
Double Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 10:02:29
High Springs Gator

Cheez-It BBQ Cheddar


And BBQ Goldfish.....
appycamper
Hamburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 10:05:41
nehi sodas are still available. saw them a couple of weeks ago at pops on route 66 in oklahoma, along with about 500 other sodas.

www.pops66.com
Lindseyup67
Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 20:13:29
Sour cream and onion Doritos...............Yummmmmmmmm!!
boyardee65
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 21:35:52
  Cola Gummies that looked like soda bottles. I have seen them every now and again but not in my region (Alaska.) I think that they are made by Haribo.

David O.
Grumpus
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/19 23:01:44
food sticks
Nehi chocolate drink in the can
Hydrox cookies
Pepperidge Farm Lemon Nut Crunch cookies
Elsie Borden chocolate chip ice cream
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/20 10:24:18
Hydrox are back!!! Hard to find though, I saw them once at the supermarket...then they were gone.
http://www.slashfood.com/../07/10/hydrox-are-back/


...actually maybe not...I just found this:
On the cookie's 100th anniversary, Kellogg's resumed distribution of Hydrox under the Sunshine label, with the first batches shipped in late August 2008. Hydrox aficionados had bombarded Kellogg's with thousands of phone calls and an on-line petition asking that production resume. The recipe was slightly altered from the original; trans-fats were removed. The cookies were to be available nationally for a limited time, and less than a year later Kellogg's had removed Hydrox from their web site.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrox


What about Keebler Tato Skins!?


The ultimate would have to be the fried McDonald's apple pies though!


the grillman
Double Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/20 11:17:27
They were sold and subsequently disbanded. but Eagle Brand snacks, an 80's and early 90's subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch, were just great.  Good pretzels, great snack mixes, and my favorite, they had potato chips that were deliberately cooked longer than others, the whole bag was the "brown" chips. Fabulous!
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/20 11:29:05
dannybotz
Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/20 13:21:04
Remember Tastycakes Roasted Garlic cupcakes? They are hard to find now.



SIKE!!!!! just thought I would throw that out there!!lol
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/20 15:18:30
dannybotz, you have those in N.J. too!?


dannybotz
Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/21 12:48:08
EatingTheRoad

dannybotz, you have those in N.J. too!?



AWESOME!!! hilarious!!
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/22 09:02:24
You can't eat them before date nights though


NYPIzzaNut
Filet Mignon
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/22 10:23:22


Snickerdoodles

EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/22 12:47:49
....but they never left...they're one of my favorites....a nice buttery fluffy Snickerdoodle...mmmm....

Ingredients
1/2 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup shortening
1 1/2 cups white sugar
2 eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons white sugar
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

Directions
1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).

2. Cream together butter, shortening, 1 1/2 cups sugar, the eggs and the vanilla. Blend in the flour, cream of tartar, soda and salt.

3. Shape dough by rounded spoonfuls into balls. Mix the 2 tablespoons sugar and the cinnamon. Roll balls of dough in mixture. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.

4. Bake 8 to 10 minutes, or until set but not too hard. Remove immediately from baking sheets
rainyday6
Hamburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/25 00:07:53
Belle, the whipped reeses are everywhere here, I would be happy to send some to you.  
stricken_detective
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/25 04:10:02
EatingTheRoad

dannybotz, you have those in N.J. too!?




In all seriousness, where can I find this delicacy? Roasted garlic is like candy. When I make it, good luck getting it out of my paws & onto the crostini. Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/25 07:51:04
stricken_detective, there is almost nothing finer than a nice bulb of garlic roasted up and rubbed on a crusty, olive oil drizzled piece of bread...maybe even with some really sharp or smelly cheese!

...I will contact TastyKake's PR department and see what we can do about bringing this to market.
NYPIzzaNut
Filet Mignon
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/25 20:28:06
EatingTheRoad

....but they never left...they're one of my favorites....a nice buttery fluffy Snickerdoodle...mmmm....

Ingredients
1/2 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup shortening
1 1/2 cups white sugar
2 eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons white sugar
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

Directions
1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).

2. Cream together butter, shortening, 1 1/2 cups sugar, the eggs and the vanilla. Blend in the flour, cream of tartar, soda and salt.

3. Shape dough by rounded spoonfuls into balls. Mix the 2 tablespoons sugar and the cinnamon. Roll balls of dough in mixture. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.

4. Bake 8 to 10 minutes, or until set but not too hard. Remove immediately from baking sheets

They never left but they are very hard to find in stores anymore.

stricken_detective
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/27 04:01:25
EatingTheRoad

stricken_detective, there is almost nothing finer than a nice bulb of garlic roasted up and rubbed on a crusty, olive oil drizzled piece of bread...maybe even with some really sharp or smelly cheese!


You are overthinking this, my friend. Because when you grab the little sucker out of the oven & unwrap the foil, it's like Christmas morning. The garlic is soft & when you squeeze the bulb, the cloves come to meet you & there is no time for bread. Mmmmmmm, like candy.

I appreciate your efforts & let me know how the meeting with Tastykake goes.


EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/11/27 08:08:18





BelleReve
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/12 15:41:08
rainyday6 - so nice of you to offer, I was in a small, independently-owned grocery at the chceck out the other day and lo and behold I found the last 3 bars in the box.. I'm almost sorry now that I found them again... To me, they remind me of a cross between a 3 Musketeers and Reese's pb cup.  
greypatches
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/20 12:03:13
I used to love Chocodiles - from Hostess, they were Twinkies with a chocolate coating like Ding-Dongs have.
We can't get them around here (St. Louis area).
I saw some for sale on Ebay but that's just wrong!
johnnyb62
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/20 12:56:01
do they still make Bun candy bars? i used to love the maple flavored ones.
johnnyb62
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/20 17:44:50
i just thought of something else from my youth how about the chocolate drink Kayo in the brown cans.
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/20 18:29:53
johnnyb62 Buns are still available:

http://www.oryans.com/mabuncabar24.html

...but not so much on your Kayo

post edited by EatingTheRoad - 2009/12/20 18:31:39
johnnyb62
Junior Burger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/21 10:57:04
thank you i got myself a xmas present BUN bars!
EatingTheRoad
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/21 11:20:22
johnnyb62, did you actually order some? That's great! Let me know if they are still as good as you remember.

They reminded me of Ross from friends with the maple candy:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=on2_ooaUc4Q


boilermaker
Hamburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/23 22:15:35
EatingTheRoad

dannybotz, you have those in N.J. too!?



Those things are real? I tought it was a Wackypack :eek:
trolasater
Hamburger
Re:Snacks that should be brought back 2009/12/24 01:00:19
In the 1960s, there was a corn snack like Cheetos called Flings. I think that there were several flavors, all of which were neutral flavored (sort of like grits) and dusted with powdered flavoring. The one that I remember eating the most was "Swiss and Ham". It wasn't too strong and didn't stain your hands and mouth orange like Cheetos. There was also a Cheetos clone called Cornettes. I remember Cornettes as being harder than Cheetos, almost like pork rinds. Flings were like baked Cheetos.
 
My Mother used to buy very flat sliced almond cookies named "Jan Hagels". They had the almonds and lots of granulated sugar on one side only and were stacked flat like graham crackers. Very good. I recently saw a similar cookie called Dutch Bar cookies - poor imitation - very few sliced almonds and a miserly sprinkling of sugar.
 
When they tore down an old building in downtown Durham, NC (next to Clark and Sorrell's on Foster Street), a painted ad was found on an adjacent wall. It had a fighting rooster wearing boxing gloves on its' feet and read "Drink Spur!" Was Spur a soft drink, near beer or what?
 
Is orange Tru-Aid still made? It and Hawaiian Punch (red) were the only non-carbonated soft drinks that I can remember,except for Brownie Chocolate. I can barely remember Grape Tru-Aid. It didn't last long.
BelleReve
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/03/14 11:59:38
Well, happy to say I'm finding whipped Reese's now, first at some small grocery stores, now CVS and Dollar Tree has them.  

I also found Mars bars at a Wal Mart check out, actually labeled as a Mars bar, but was surprised - maybe my memory isn't very good, but was expecting something else,was surprised ar how many nuts were in it, and was expecting it to be more nougat coated with a dark chocolate.  Have they changed the recipe?  
 
kevaxe2k2
Hamburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/03/15 16:54:17
Hostess Choco-Bliss
Josta soda
Cracker Jack Cereal
Hi-C Ecto Cooler
Hostess Blueberry Pies
Capn Crunch OOPS All Berries
Kellog's OJs


therbs
Junior Burger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/03/15 20:44:57
Powerhouse candy bars. Freakies cereal. Barrel Head root beer.
anything Strohs when the brewery was in Detroit. ESPECIALLY strohs
bock, and the dark beer.  yummo
GenuineNerd
Junior Burger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/07/07 19:15:24
catsnharps

Girl Scout cookies were originally made by Educator.  There were also cookies sold under the Educator name.  Educator was eventually sold, I believe, to Burry's.  I don't know when "Little Brownie" came in.


Educator also made snack crackers under the "Beer Chasers" and "Scotch Chasers" names.  I haven't seen these since the early 1970's.  They were both cheese crackers, although when I first saw the "Beer Chasers" name, I originally thought the crackers tasted like beer...and would get you drunk like beer, but "Beer Chasers" are just cheese crackers, a lot like Cheez-It's.  I remember that my mother found Beer Chasers at a Lawson Milk Company store (we lived in Bedford, OH at the time.)  Lawson's also once sold milk in glass jugs.
GenuineNerd
Junior Burger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/07/07 19:22:57
Diner-Lover

[id="quote"]quote: [id="quote"]Originally posted by Ranger Steve

Fizzies need to be brought back. The originals were made with cyclamates, but once that artificial sweetner was banned, Fizzies were discontinued. Apparently, no other artificial sweetener holds together in tablet form.

[id="quote"]
I also grew up with Fizzies. I don't remember being that crazy about the taste; they seemed inferior to real soda like Coke or Pepsi to my 5 year-old palate. We get the Vermont Country Store catalogue fairly regularly and I thought I'd seen Fizzies for sale there. A search in their online catalogue shows they are available:




Kool-Aid now has a Fizzies knockoff called "Kool-Aid Fun Fizz", available wherever Kool-Aid is sold.  They do taste similar to Fizzies, but the tablets are smaller, so they can be dropped in a water bottle.  However, once the tablet is dissolved, it doesn't keep its fizz as long as the old Fizzies. 
mar52
Sirloin
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/07/07 20:05:19
I bought some orange Fizzies last week at The 99¢ Only Store here in the Los Angeles area.

I remember not liking them but I had to buy them for my brother.
kaszeta
Double Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/07/07 20:28:56
enginecapt
Hostess chocolate pies


I practically lived through junior high school on Hostess Chocolate Pudding Pies.

Tasty Dogs
Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2010/08/15 02:30:10
Black Cow Suckers!
obxmp4
Junior Burger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/06 22:22:00
Fudgetown cookies made by burry,,,,,,,,,not in buisness anymore i think
Foodbme
Porterhouse
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/07 02:31:23
Jersey Girl
Turkish Taffy - Vanilla and Banana. Chocolate and Strawbery were just 'ok'.

Turkish Taffy is available:
http://www.groovycandies.com/pc/candypage.asp?idCategory=519&utm_source=Google&utm_medium=PPC&utm_term=101-0000002761

ladygodiva
Hamburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/07 14:27:50
Hershey Sweet Escapes, about 15 years ago,  the one that was like a diet version of Kit Kat bars, does anyone know if any other company makes these
 
also Choco-lite, as in the orignial post by Frogger67
post edited by ladygodiva - 2011/08/07 14:32:07
SeamusD
Double Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/08 11:25:29
Reggie bars! I was probably 5 or 6 when they came out, and always begged for one when we'd go to the store.
kevincad
Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/08 14:06:25
Fawn sodas, sold in western NY in the late 60's
Necco candies
Charley's Chips when they came in a big tin container and was even delivered if you lived in town
The little wax bottles with sugar water in them!
Genessee Beer
Rusty246
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/08 14:27:39
Necco's are all over Gainesville, FL.  We even still get the candy hearts for Valentines's Day
ladygodiva
Hamburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/08 19:09:24
kevincad

Fawn sodas, sold in western NY in the late 60's
Necco candies
Charley's Chips when they came in a big tin container and was even delivered if you lived in town
The little wax bottles with sugar water in them!
Genessee Beer

have you tried Vermont Country Store, they have all sorts of goodies, Candies, cookies, cakes, chocolates, nuts, and  much much more, they have Necco's, Charley's Chips, the Wax Bottles with sugar water in them

ladygodiva
Hamburger
RE: Snacks that should be brought back 2011/08/08 19:14:29
also, in Spring 2008, Godiva came out the Orange Sherbert Truffles, fantastic, does anyone know if anyone makes anything close to it?
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