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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Nestle Matchmakers Wicked White Mint Confirmed sighting: Nestle Matchmakers Wicked White Mint
Posted: 14:56 Mon 12-Dec-2005. Price: 1.99. Location: Woolworths, Swiss Cottage, London. Nutritional unusualness: It's "the manic munch that packs a punch", apparently.
Snackspot reports: Yes, these have been appearing (and disappearing) in my local Woolies all year - inevitably, I didn't have any "normal" mint ones to compare them with when I finally managed to grab a box, but you can definitely taste the white chocolate in there, making these a crunchy alternative to the (somewhat more refined) After Eight Straws. Oh, and their "Wicked" and "White" attributes makes them ideal for any "Narnia"-themed Christmas parties, in the absence of Nestle getting their act together to do any official The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe Turkish Delight - "Taste the treachery!"

...That said, The Grocer magazine announces that Nestle Rowntree have been busy axing both Polo Plus Vivazol as well as Polo Liquid Orbs - a gap which could perhaps be filled by Foosh Power Mints, with each mint claiming to contain "25% more caffeine than an entire can of Red Bull" (1.99/ box of 12). It wasn't like this in the old days, recalls "Irish Al", thoughtfully providing a link to this ad for Rowntree Mackintosh Fresh Minty Eggs from an issue of "Big K" magazine, April 1984.

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Posted: 11:44 Tue 13-Dec-2005 by "Phillerena" # permalink comment
Comment: I found these rather sickly. They are not on my Xmas list that's for sure.
Posted: 13:53 Wed 25-Jan-2006 by "Fanatic Choccy Lover" # permalink comment
Comment: THESE ARE DISGUISTING!! I H8 WHITE CHOCCY THO!
Posted: 21:12 Tue 14-Feb-2006 by "Dan Kirby" # permalink comment
Comment: I love matchmakers, give me more more matchmaker mow!!! 60059 9 67
Posted: 13:09 Sat 26-Apr-2008 by "Nicola Brooks " # permalink comment
Comment: i woth Wicked Fish up on The Google pec i nee hlp to go on Google frome wicked fish
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