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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Golden Wonder Ringos Confirmed sighting: Golden Wonder Ringos
Posted: 20:08 Tue 14-Sep-2004. Price: 69p/ variety six-pack. Location: Sainsbury's, Bath. Sub-flavours: Salt'n'Vinegar, Cheese and Onion, Pickled Onion. Nutritional unusualness: None noted.
"Stuart Campbell" reports: This is a bit odd. Alert snacklovers may remember Ringos coming back a couple of years ago, but only in Cheese and Onion and in a puffed-up, luminous orange, greasy format that bore no resemblance whatsoever to the Ringos of years ago. These, however (whose individual packs are, incidentally, marked "Trial Price 20p") are classic-style skinny Ringos like you remember from your youth, and vastly superior for it. The Cheese and Onion are a bit pungent, but the other two flavours are sharp and tangy, and I think I'm going to nip out now and get some more in while they're cheap.

..."Stuart" here confirms the welcome previously extended by "Cameron" to this Golden Wonder retro favourite, but the "third force" in the UK crisps market - KP/ United Biscuits - aren't giving up just yet either, with a McCoy's Honey Roast Ham and Mustard variant, plus the special Halloween tie-in of Spooky Spice Skips. And, in rather meatier matters, Peperami are reported to be launching no less than 4 new sausage-based snacks sometime towards the end of September: the bread, sausage, tomato and cheese Peperami Sarni (99p); the "extra hot" Peperami Firestick (49p); "mini sticks with either tomato ketchup or BBQ dipping sauce" Peperami Dunkers (89p); plus balls of Peperami wrapped in soft bread going under the name of Canniballs (99p).

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Posted: 11:25 Wed 15-Sep-2004 by "Nebbish" # permalink comment
Comment: Peperami Firestick - that is truly awesome news.
Posted: 20:07 Tue 12-Oct-2004 by "Phillerena" # permalink comment
Comment: To get a free Peperami Firestick click on this link and enter your details, and they will send one out to you:

http://www.toohotfortv.co.uk/home.aspx


Posted: 20:26 Tue 12-Oct-2004 by "Mozzfan" # permalink comment
Comment: Cool...thanks for the link Phillerena!
Posted: 11:57 Wed 13-Oct-2004 by Snackspot # permalink comment
Comment: NB "You must be over 18 to enter this site" - that Peperami Firestick must be powerful stuff...
Posted: 21:25 Fri 31-Mar-2006 by "tracey" # permalink comment
Comment: i looooooooooooooo- vee ringos. there my favourite. please send me a free box. im driving my boyfrind crazy about cheese&onion ones. Ilooooovvvveee em . love em, love damn it im telling you.
Posted: 14:38 Fri 21-Apr-2006 by "Debbie" # permalink comment
Comment: Better than winning the bingo Is the return of the ringo Love em
Posted: 17:25 Fri 21-Apr-2006 by "clerk" # permalink comment
Comment: Pity they're not made any more, then. 73003 6 63
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