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Posted: 16:56 Thu 14-Sep-2006. Price: 3.99. Location: Liquor Store, Totton (Southampton).
"choccieman" reports: This is odd, a new B+J's flavour that still hasn't been mentioned on their web site (I ate the tub a couple of weeks ago), normally I'm trying to hunt these things down after they've been announced (the new vanilla mentioned there is also "in the wild"). Anyway, quality as always from the B+J brand - according to the tub, until they were able to purchase broken toffee they used to chuck crates of the stuff off of ladders, maybe that was in the day before we had health and safety officers. The toffee pieces are very tasty indeed (and coated in chocolate) although there is a feeling that perhaps there aren't as many of these chunks as normal although this may be because the vanilla ice cream is rather ordinary compared to other B+J flavours.

...Cheers as ever to "choccieman", though it still seems to be taking ages for B+J to get June's Glastonberry into the shops, let alone any newer ones. Maybe parent company Unilever have been focusing on their ever-expanding Carte D'Or range instead, with 750ml tubs of Creme Brulee, Tiramisu and Panna Cotta Amaretti flavour expected to be available "from September 2006, priced 2.99".

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Posted: 19:39 Thu 14-Sep-2006 by "A" # permalink comment
Comment: Has anyone seen or tasted/ know where to get? haagen dazs strawberry and champagne? i cant find it any where. is it still available?
Posted: 20:29 Thu 14-Sep-2006 by "choccieman" # permalink comment
Comment: Can't say I've seen it in a while (did they drop it last time they 're-did' their flavour branding? Creme brulee carte d'or sounds interesting have to keep an eye out for that one.
Posted: 21:35 Thu 14-Sep-2006 by "heidi" # permalink comment
Comment: ive seem haagen daaz strawberry and champagne in sainsburys recently
Posted: 23:27 Thu 14-Sep-2006 by "GTO" # permalink comment
Comment: How does the Creme Brulee concept work? Is it just normal vanilla with a crunchy sugar top?
Posted: 09:00 Fri 15-Sep-2006 by "charl" # permalink comment
Comment: is the toffee in this ben and jerry's chewy (like brit toffee) or hard (like dime bars and american toffee)?
Posted: 23:00 Fri 15-Sep-2006 by "choccieman" # permalink comment
Comment: Like dime bars, although didn't find the pieces big enough to get really stuck in your teeth like dimes usually end up.
Posted: 22:30 Sat 16-Sep-2006 by "Grotbag" # permalink comment
Comment: This B&J flavour is in Asda - 50% free to boot.
Posted: 23:30 Sat 16-Sep-2006 by "Sandy" # permalink comment
Comment: I wonder if polarbear will come back?
Posted: 00:08 Tue 19-Sep-2006 by "Targaff" # permalink comment
Comment: choccieman: It's a standard flavour in the US and it's on the US B&J site by it's name over there, Vanilla Heath Bar Crunch (see URL linked from my name). Most people in the UK wouldn't know what Heath bars are, though, hence the change of name.
Posted: 23:43 Tue 19-Sep-2006 by "Ac" # permalink comment
Comment: health bar is like dime and a little like skor
Posted: 21:51 Tue 03-Oct-2006 by "dlc" # permalink comment
Comment: i can get carte d'or tiramisu, Pannacotta and Amaretti out here in the algarve - delicious!
Posted: 11:38 Sun 08-Oct-2006 by "A" # permalink comment
Comment: I found the strawberry and champagne haagen dazs, its slightly dissapointing :(
Posted: 10:09 Sun 15-Oct-2006 by "Cherie" # permalink comment
Comment: Has anyone seen the Creme Brulee Carte D'Or? I can't find it anywhere in London! :(
Posted: 14:40 Mon 16-Oct-2006 by "LuSiVe" # permalink comment
Comment: Found all three of the Carte d'Or at Sheffield Handsworth Asda for £1.50 each. They are exceedingly nice.
Posted: 13:22 Tue 17-Oct-2006 by "Damien" # permalink comment
Comment: I've seen all 3 of the new Carte D'Or range in ASDA, Tesco, Sainsbury and Waitrose. And the check out girl in ASDA said they'll be free samples in all ASDA stores on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (19th, 20th,21st, 22nd October)! 72624 6
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