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Find Choo Choo Bars and Other Favourite Treats at All Sweets and Treats

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Find Choo Choo Bars and Other Favourite Treats at All Sweets and Treats

If you're going to walk around Australia and ask people what candy or chocolate bar reminds them of their childhood, you'll probably get the answer "Choo Choo Bars" more often than not. Extremely popular during the 1960s, 70s and 80s, these liquorice flavoured toffee bars were a staple of many children's parties. Their iconic blue wrapper that features a steam train was also a familiar sight among children who spent their summer vacations colouring their tongue black or dark brown.   Where to Get Choo Choo Bars So where can you get Choo Choo Bars? Well, if you're feeling nostalgic...

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Flying Saucers: A Favourite Childhood Treat throughout the Ages

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Flying Saucers: A Favourite Childhood Treat throughout the Ages

There are many sweets and candies that bring us back to our childhood. Perhaps one of the most well-known of these candies is the Flying Saucers. For those who are unfamiliar with these candies, flying saucers are basically dimpled discs made from edible rice paper. They are filled with sherbet, a fizzy candy powder usually eaten by dipping a lollipop or liquorice. Sometimes, sherbet is consumed as is.   The Story of Flying Saucers Flying saucers are usually two inches or five centimetres wide. Apart from rice paper, foamed corn starch is also used for their outer shell, which is...

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Interesting Facts and Info about Yorkie Chocolate Bars

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Interesting Facts and Info about Yorkie Chocolate Bars

If you're looking for a chunkier alternative to Cadbury's Dairy Milk, you might want to give Yorkie chocolate bars a shot. It was first introduced in 1976 by Eric Nicoli of Rowntree, the company that originally owned the chocolate bar until it was acquired by Nestle. It was named as such because of Yorkshire, England, the place where Yorkie was made until 1994.   The Chocolate Bar that "Isn't for Girls" While it may taste good, Yorkie drew flak from consumers in the early 2000s for being the only openly "sexist" chocolate bar. The truth is this chocolate bar has...

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4 Reasons Our Online Gift Boxes Make the Perfect Present

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4 Reasons Our Online Gift Boxes Make the Perfect Present

Want to know what makes our online gift boxes the perfect gift for any occasion? Read the rest of this article to find out...   Want to tell someone how much they mean to you? Then say it with our online gift boxes! At All Sweets and Treats, we have the perfect gift idea for anyone who has a sweet tooth. Whether you want to tell someone how special they are or you simply want to treat yourself, out gift boxes definitely makes an excellent present. Here's why. Advantages of Choosing our Gift Boxes Suited for every occasion One of...

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4 Interesting Things You Didn't Know about Camel Balls

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4 Interesting Things You Didn't Know about Camel Balls

They may be offensive for some but Camel Balls are probably one of the quirkiest gum balls you'll ever see on the market. Check them out.   4 Interesting Things You Didn't Know about Camel Balls   Whether you're looking for novelty candies or something to make you and your friends laugh, then you should consider checking out Camel Balls. Yup, you heard that one right.   Although you should probably think twice about giving these unique-looking and sounding gum balls to children, they are actually a treat and can make for a fun eat, especially for older candy enthusiasts...

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