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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Golden Wonder Naughty 'N' Saucy Nik Naks Confirmed sighting: Golden Wonder Naughty 'N' Saucy Nik Naks
Posted: 16:36 Mon 14-Feb-2005. Price: 27p. Location: A Happy Shopper in Plymouth. Nutritional unusualness: Contains 0.02% Ginseng Extract.
"Magnetic Ham Sandwich" reports: Whilst on one of my regular Crisp Safaris I spotted these beauties on the shelves. They're actually just plain old Tomato-flavoured Nik Naks (even that flavouring comes below things like rusk, onion powder and garlic powder in the ingredient list) with a microscopic hint of Ginseng Extract thrown in (0.02%). And of course the front of the pack clearly states "This Product is NOT an Aphrodisiac". Those of you with long memories may well recall Valentine's Day 1994 when Golden Wonder last released Ltd Edition Naughty 'N' Saucy flavour Nik Naks. That time the main flavour was Tomato and Mayonnaise (which is preferable to plain old Tomato), and the aphrodisiac ingredient was 0.01% Guarana Seed Extract.

...Thanks again to "Magnetic Ham Sandwich" for that brief Limited Edition Nik Naks history lesson - possibly the ridicule heaped upon them here hasn't helped, but I for one miss the "good old days" of demented pseudo-romantic savoury tie-ins, like the Valentine's Day Pink Pringles (complete with "To:" and "From:" messages on the packaging), McDonald's 2001 Melting Cheese Hearts With Spicy Tomato Dip, and, of course, 1999's KP Skips which revealed a "Secret Love Message" to the lucky recipient when you presented them with... an empty bag of crisps?


Posted: 12:38 Tue 15-Feb-2005 by "Rob" # permalink comment
Comment: It's all a little bit pathetic, this, one of the clunkiest PR exercises I've witnessed. Heard some woman interviewed on Radio 5 a few weeks ago, swearing that men and women on the Nik Nak production line had to be separated, because everyone was getting flirty and amorous. Some dumb BBC researcher had flagged it as a news story, and Peter Allen was clearly uncomfortable, convinced he was taking part in a marketing scam.


Posted: 17:51 Tue 15-Feb-2005 by "Alex" # permalink comment
Comment: I like them...and I hate tomato
Posted: 20:42 Thu 03-Mar-2005 by "Naughty Nicky"
(apparently posting from host81-129-15-62.range81-129.btcentralplus.com) # permalink comment
Comment: Loved 'em big time. Can not get enought of yer naughty nik naks coz I am naughty Nicky nackie noo... What will I do when my local petrol station runs out of the limited edition???? Maybe you will send me some for FREE??? Can't get enough of yer nik nacks x x x
Posted: 21:21 Mon 07-Mar-2005 by "Alex" # permalink comment
Comment: We don't make them ;)
Posted: 16:03 Tue 08-Mar-2005 by "Blushing Ben" # permalink comment
Comment: Is it just me or is the packaging of the limited edition Naughty and Saucy Nik Naks VERY suggestive?! Phrases such as "Lick the Stick", "No meat shall pass your lips", "Chuck your mess" and a particularly fallic illustration of a Nik Nak if ever I saw one one.....Ooo-er! What would (or should that be 'wood'?) the neighbours say?! 29016 0 87
Posted: 13:36 Wed 22-Aug-2007 by "niknakslover" # permalink comment
Comment: Has anyone come across 'Pocket and onion' flavour Nik Naks? I recall seeing them in my ocrner shop but now i think i might be dreaming.
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