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BelfastGiantsfan4everanda

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Re: Favorite sweet out of the Jar
« Reply #270 on: November 15, 2007, 01:33:14 PM »
I love Ruhbarb Rock and  the good old sweet Peanut.  Whilst on the subject of sweets do you remember the likes of Mint Cracknel and coffe break, chocolate bars also the Copa-cobana. ;D ;D ;D

arkie

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Re: Favorite sweet out of the Jar
« Reply #271 on: November 15, 2007, 04:51:14 PM »
CHRISTOPHER, I WONT BE TRYING ANY OF THOSE VERTIGO SWEETS. :D

Belfast Dave

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Re: Favorite sweet out of the Jar
« Reply #272 on: November 15, 2007, 06:44:25 PM »
My mother said that one of her favourites (UK spelling !!!) that she used to get in Smyths in Hope Street was called "Peeler's Buttons"!  ;D
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stig5882

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Re: Favorite sweet out of the Jar
« Reply #273 on: November 18, 2007, 07:33:24 PM »
Does anyone remember Ho Bo's of football chew's I liked the black & purple Ho Bo's best they tasted of blackcurrant & liqourice....Mmmmmmm  :P
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Re: Favorite sweet out of the Jar
« Reply #274 on: November 19, 2007, 11:45:41 PM »
peelers buttons! were these Pontefract cakes???

Belfast Dave

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Re: Favorite sweet out of the Jar
« Reply #275 on: November 20, 2007, 05:04:05 PM »
peelers buttons! were these Pontefract cakes???

That's what I thought too! But, she said they were like the thick pieces of candy on candy apples, but cut in a disc a bit bigger than a halfpenny. Before my time!  :-\
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