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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Rowntrees Sugar free Lolly with a fizzy centre Confirmed sighting: Rowntrees Sugar free Lolly with a fizzy centre
Posted: 21:33 Mon 11-Jul-2005. Price: 28p. Location: Woolworth's, Sheffield. Sub-flavours: Orange, blackcurrant, strawberry. Nutritional unusualness: Red pepper extract (orange), elderberry extract (blackcurrant), black carrot extract (strawberry).
"charl" reports: I've never been a big fan of snacks that utilise your own body fluids for their selfish gimmicks (with the exception of popping candy of course). Here, what starts out as a fairly normal blackcurrant hard lolly soon turns into an horrific bicarbonate-of-soda foaming horror. Take it out of your mouth to speak to a shop assistant and it oozes! It's light on flavour, gave me a raw mouth and the foaminess achieves nothing. D-, see me after class, Rowntrees.

..."charl's" low-sugar spotting skills pay off once again with a product that seems guaranteed to leave purchasers - literally - frothing at the mouth (and not in a good way). While, in other lolly-related lunacy, "the hatter" inquired if anyone knew any more about the slow-news-season launch of Walls Magnum 6th Sense, wondering: Has anyone got more info on this, there was an article in Metro today, they're supposed to be made of some quality-sounding ingredients, but that might explain why they'll be charging a fiver each for them at select outlets. Includes a "gold lined box" too, according to the article.

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Posted: 16:08 Thu 18-Aug-2005 by "Raquelita" # permalink comment
Comment: The pikey shop on the top of the hill on Back Hill in Farringdon, London.
Posted: 10:20 Sun 20-Nov-2005 by "Cal" # permalink comment
Comment: The old post office (now known as Horntons) at Kew ,Richmond in London green (the further one away from Kew Gardens).
Posted: 21:39 Fri 26-May-2006 by "old diabetic looking for lollies" # permalink comment
Comment: WHERE HAVE THEY GONE ONE MINUTE THEY ARE PLENTY BUT SUDDENLY THEVE ALL GONE WHERE TO ANOTHER PLANET? 56249 7
Posted: 05:42 Fri 02-Feb-2007 by "sandra" # permalink comment
Comment: I am looking for sugar free fat free hard lolly recipes
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