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Click pic to view comments Confirmed sighting: Topps Juicy Drop Chews
Posted: 13:16 Fri 25-07-2003. Price: 25p bag (six chews). Location: The Editor, Bath. Nutritional unusualness: Contain soybean vegetable fat.
"Stuart Campbell" reports: Following hot on the tail of the delicious Juicy Drop Pop (now also in fantastic Cola flavour) come these booby-trapped chewy versions. Starting off with the texture of a Fruitella, after a few seconds you breach the inner core, whereupon you get a mildly tangy sensation, the precursor to a CATASTROPHIC SOURNESS EXPLOSION another couple of seconds later from the semi-liquid interior. You get two each of three flavours in the packet - Green Apple, Strawberry and a powerful Orange. A little stiff at 4p a shot, and the contents are a disappointment if you didn't look closely at the "contents 6" label on the gigantically oversized bag, but a tasty chew for sure.

...Other fruity treats that Stuart should be looking out for nowadays include: Refreshers Gums and cola-flavoured Ghoulish Gums (both 25p for 42g bags, from Cadbury Trebor Bassett), and Haribo-Dunhill's casino chip-shaped "fizzy fruit flavour gums" Mega-Roulette Sour.

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Posted: 19:09 Fri 25-07-2003 by "Alex" # permalink comment
Comment: Get with the times Snackspot!:D Only joking but Refreshers Gums have been out for a strong year now, but only in a big bag, and Mega Roulette Sour for 3 months plus.

Have a look in your local Morrisons! No pics, as I haven't got any


Posted: 19:16 Fri 25-07-2003 by Snackspot # permalink comment
Comment: Doh, sorry. It must be the small bags of Refreshers Gums that are new, and Haribo are doing some trade ads for the Mega Roulette Sours.
Posted: 18:49 Fri 07-11-2003 by "miss tot" # permalink comment
Comment: You can buy the Refresher Gums in Tesco's (this is the only place I've seen them)and the Mega Roulette Sours (and non sours)from Sainsbury. mmmm 30455 0 73
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