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Click pic to view comments - International sighting: Delicje Szampanskie - O Smaku Gruszkowym (pear flavour)/ Makowczyk (poppy cake) International sighting: Delicje Szampanskie - O Smaku Gruszkowym (pear flavour)/ Makowczyk (poppy cake)
Posted: 20:22 Thu 23-Feb-2006. Price: $1.69. Location: European Store, Seattle, WA, USA. Sub-flavours: Szarlotka (apple pie), Piernik Z Bakaliami (ginger cake with "delicacies"). Nutritional unusualness: None noted.
"Targaff" reports: A detour to "The European Store" in Seattle for the specific purpose of finding packets of Delicje turned up this pear and white chocolate variant. Unfortunately I never tried them and left them in the US, so I don't know what they taste like, but I'm sure pear and white chocolate fans everywhere would find them delightful.

...And thanks to first-time spotter "Targaff" for going to all the trouble of photographing (if not actually eating?) Delicje's attempts to out-do even their O Smaku Jagodowym (blueberry and white chocolate) range. While here's a full-size pic of the Makowczyk (poppy cake) one, with which "Targaff" concludes: One last (promise!) type of Delicje found during my trip to the USA, this time from their limited edition "Polskie ciasta" (Polish cake) range. Apparently this - like the rest of the Delicje range - is a Jaffa cake-type snack, but with a poppyseed jelly filling; I'm told poppy cakes are traditional in Poland. Frankly the concept horrified me, so I didn't taste them, but I thought it was sufficiently different that it might be of interest.

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Posted: 14:50 Tue 07-Mar-2006 by "Flameproof" # permalink comment
Comment: I'm off to Poland on Friday - anyone got any suggestions for what I should get when there?
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Comment: Keep it British ;-) 24659 9 81
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