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General Chat Thread, Hershey's Chocolate. Not impressed....again in General; Shuddered at remembering trying Marmite...
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    Shuddered at remembering trying Marmite

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    How did a discussion on how bad hersheys chocolate is turn into a Marmite bashing/praising session (i love marmite)

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    Quote Originally Posted by HaleStorm View Post
    How did a discussion on how bad hersheys chocolate is turn into a Marmite bashing/praising session (i love marmite)
    Well it's all just unpleasant brown stuff, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
    Well it's all just unpleasant brown stuff, right?
    Absolutely NO answer to that!

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    I've not been impressed by much American candy / chocolate I've ever tried (and I've tried a lot lol) certainly none of Hershey's stuff did anything for me.

    Us Brits seems to have a far sweeter tooth than most other places, or maybe we have just become accustomed to our uber-sugary chocolate so that other kinds taste awful / bitter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pete10141748 View Post
    I've not been impressed by much American candy / chocolate I've ever tried (and I've tried a lot lol) certainly none of Hershey's stuff did anything for me.

    Us Brits seems to have a far sweeter tooth than most other places, or maybe we have just become accustomed to our uber-sugary chocolate so that other kinds taste awful / bitter.
    Oh, Hershey is still stuffed full of sugar. I don't know what they do to make it taste so awful, perhaps it's something to do with the cocoa mass or cocoa butter.

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    10 kilograms of Hershey bars for £30! Anyone interested?





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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    10 kilograms of Hershey bars for £30! Anyone interested?
    Hershey! £30!! Not enough, but if you give me £50 ....

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    It cant be that bad surely!

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    I'm throwing my 2 'US' cents in towards the US drinks and going straight to the worlds most addictive and awesome liquid drink!!!

    Hershey's Chocolate. Not impressed....again-mountain-dew-172x250.jpg

    I'm talking the proper US original 'Dew, not the UK remake which had to remove the corn syrup and YELLOW 5 because of EU law, or that poor attempt at a 'Dew energy drink. I usually order crates of the stuff from Amazon from time to time to ensure it's the proper US stuff. I LOVE it so, so much. If possible, I would just take it Intravenously!!!


    Edit! Awwwwwww yeaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!! American Soda - The real taste of America in Europe!
    Last edited by Rawns; 30th August 2012 at 02:23 PM.

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    I believe Asda have now pulled it from the shelves (will have to double check). But I suspect there was quite a bit of Hershey's exported to the UK/Europe and it hasn't sold very well at all hence the cheap selling off.
    Oh, and talking of Asda, their smart price chocolate (30p a 100g bar) and 'Chosen by you' chocolate (£1 per 200g bar) is surprisingly good (milk, white and dark). We use the smart price ones for cooking (chocolate brownies anyone?). Mind you, teh foreign ones they sell in Aldi/Lidl for £1 a bar are very, very nice too

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    I believe Asda have now pulled it from the shelves (will have to double check). But I suspect there was quite a bit of Hershey's exported to the UK/Europe and it hasn't sold very well at all hence the cheap selling off.
    Oh, and talking of Asda, their smart price chocolate (30p a 100g bar) and 'Chosen by you' chocolate (£1 per 200g bar) is surprisingly good (milk, white and dark). We use the smart price ones for cooking (chocolate brownies anyone?). Mind you, teh foreign ones they sell in Aldi/Lidl for £1 a bar are very, very nice too
    Any chance you can bring me back a wodge of Sobe next time you are heading back from the USA @Dos_Box ?? Please And possibly some twinkies, butterfingers and some moro bars ??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawns View Post
    I'm throwing my 2 'US' cents in towards the US drinks and going straight to the worlds most addictive and awesome liquid drink!!!
    +1. Mountain Dew Code Red and Throwback are awesome.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    +1. Mountain Dew Code Red and Throwback are awesome.

    "Made with REAL sugar!" - The sign of an awesome quality drink!!!



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