Home/Front page  Cereals, pudding, icecream
Sweets, biscuits, cakes  Drinks and/or alcohol
Crisps and snacks Fast and/or hot food
Recently discussed stories (comments):

Coldpress fruit juices/ Review of 2012 (15)

Lotus Caramelised Biscuit Spread (8)

Kingdom BBQ Meat (1)

Mars Bar Limited Edition caramel (10)

Milka Raspberry Cream (6)

Walkers Deep Ridged (14)

Nestle Vice Versas (yes, again) (7)

GlaxoSmithKline Lucozade Pink Lemonade (3)

Herr's Potato Chips (5)

Ben and Jerry's Winter Berry Brownie Ice Cream (1)

Comments RSS

For external use only:

A Blog About Crisps

Advertising Standards Authority

Airline Meals

Answerbank UK

Bad candy

Ban Trans Fats (Hydrogenated Vegetable Oils)

Beer Frame: The Journal of Inconspicuous Consumption

BevNet USA

Boycott Nestlé

Breakfast Cereal (US) Character Guide

Candy Blog (US)

Chilli Source, The (kebabs)

Chocolate Review

Cybercandy

Egg, Bacon, Chips and Beans

Fast Food Fever (US)

Fixture Ferrets (offers)

Food Standards Agency

Foodstuff Finds

Gobble Monkey

Guardian "Hard Sell" ad critiques

Independent Retail News

Jim's Chocolate Mission

Junk Food News

Les Cahiers du Burger (France)

McSpotlight

McSweeney's reviews

MmmExchange mailing list

Name that (US) Candybar

Nice Cup Of Tea and a Sit Down

Nutrition Action

Packaging Digest

Phoood (US)

Publican, The

RB Offers

Sandwich Selector

Steve, Don't Eat It!

Taquitos.net (USA)

Top Secret Recipes

Urban Legends (Food, Cola etc)

Winspiration tie-breakers

Starbucks Gossip (US)

World's Worst Food




Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Heinz Baked Beanz with Lea and Perrins Worcester Sauce Confirmed sighting: Heinz Baked Beanz with Lea and Perrins Worcester Sauce
Posted: 15:02 Thu 07-Jun-2007. Price: 44p. Location: Somerfield, Glasgow. Nutritional unusualness: "Anchovies" - presumably from the Lea and Perrins.
"Stephen Craig" reports: The at-the-time maligned merger of condiment giants HP and Heinz has failed to cause the problems that were feared when the takeover was first announced. HP and Heinz beans exist side by side in supermarkets - united against the Branston menace. HP Sauce remains in its reassuringly square bottle. And most importantly of all - Daddies Tomato Sauce remains on the shelves, smugly superior to its more popular Heinz equivalent. But the boffins at Heinz's labs haven't been idle. Finally blessed with the secrets of HP's entire range of sauces, they've gone mad with innovation and, er, chucked a load of Lea and Perrins in some beans and bunged out this special edition.

..."Stephen" returns with something of an epic here - don't hesitate to View comments for his final verdict. Elsewhere, Branston are jumping on the dubiously beneficial Omega 3 bandwagon with Branstein Baked Beans (55p/ 420g), while "Are these new or just relaunched with new labels?", wondered "Zeddy" regarding the Heinz Meanz Beanz Smokey BBQ previously praised here. "I tried the Smokey BBQ ones," "Zeddy" continues, "and they were fab (toxic fumes to follow... :)"

Add a comment | # Permalink to this page | 7 comment(s) so far: (NB: NO IDENTITIES ARE VERIFIED; ANYONE COULD ACTUALLY BE FROM THE MANUFACTURERS OR COMPETING COMPANIES. ALL CELEBRITY POSTINGS ARE IMPERSONATED ... POORLY)


Posted: 15:19 Thu 07-Jun-2007 by "Stephen Craig" # permalink comment
Comment: Appearing a slightly browner shade than normal (more akin to the seemingly retired Curry Beans) on opening the tin, these beans are unfortunately something of a disappointment. The Lea and Perrins flavour is FAR too weak - the distinctive Worcester Sauce flavour barely breaking through the normal Heinz beans tomato sauce. Indeed, the only real effect apart from the colour appears to be the fact that the sauce itself is unbelievably sweet. Quite unpleasantly so, in fact. Other than that, well, it's Heinz Beans. Frankly you'd be better off buying a normal tin and adding a wristy splash of Worcester Sauce yourself. Now let's hope that they don't now try HP Beans with HP Sauce.


Posted: 15:46 Thu 07-Jun-2007 by "Zeddy" # permalink comment
Comment: Someone DID make HP sauce beans (probably Premier Foods) a while back and they were brilliant!!!!! OH! but the pains!!! (and smell too!)
Posted: 17:00 Thu 07-Jun-2007 by "charl" # permalink comment
Comment: thought these had a strong enough l&p flavour to warrant them gross.
Posted: 09:02 Fri 08-Jun-2007 by "Marquez" # permalink comment
Comment: Anyone who likes L&P could splash it on there thmeselves, what's the point of this?

Just like i splash tabasco on my beans when i have them, but i wouldn't want to see tabasco beans already made for me, i enjoy applying the condiment freshly!


Posted: 19:26 Wed 01-Aug-2007 by "Michael" # permalink comment
Comment: from New Jersey, US:

I found this page while looking for information on Heinz Curry Beans, which I have recently discovered in a small English Foods section in one of our local markets. I would be very disappointed if Heinz has actually discontinued this product, because I've found that I like the taste, and it is a nice change from the typical American style beans to which we Yanks are accustomed.

That said, I can't imagine what would prompt the offering of L&P flavored beans. L&P is a staple in most homes, is it not? One could just add one's own.


Posted: 13:07 Fri 03-Aug-2007 by "Nick T" # permalink comment
Comment: Worry not, Michael, Heinz Curried Beans are still widely available here. Regard them as our contribution to Supersize Me, not to mention the hole in the ozone layer.
Posted: 10:50 Mon 26-May-2008 by "PocoPoco" # permalink comment
Comment: L&P Heinz baked beans LUSH....butt if a break wind once more a think me bum will drop off.
(Please scroll up to view earlier comments or click here for top)
  Sorry - comments on this old story are now closed!

display/attempt to resolve my IP (might somehow "prove" who I am)

Please enjoy Snackspot responsibly - offensive, pointlessly argumentative, or otherwise unsuitable comments may be deleted or punished in other ways.
 
[top]


Recently discussed stories (comments):
· Milka Raspberry Cream (398)
· Kingdom BBQ Meat (3)
· Coldpress fruit juices/ Review of 2012 (15)
· Lotus Caramelised Biscuit Spread (8)
· Mars Bar Limited Edition caramel (10)
· Walkers Deep Ridged (14)
· Nestle Vice Versas (yes, again) (7)
· GlaxoSmithKline Lucozade Pink Lemonade (3)
· Herr's Potato Chips (5)
· Ben and Jerry's Winter Berry Brownie Ice Cream (1)

Recently posted stories in this category:
· Kerry Foods' Hungry Joe's Chicken and Bacon BBQ Melt with Wedges
· Walkers Mystery Flavours A-C
· McDonald's Shake 'n' Taste Chicken
· Itsu Sandwich - Salad
· Heinz Tomato Ketchup blended with Balsamic Vinegar
· Subway "Sublime" Design A Sub For London 2010 Competition Winner
· Burger King Melt 'n Middles
· Wagamama Breakfast menu
· Greggs Chilli Steak Lattice
· Golden Wonder The Nation's Noodle




Awaiting sightings:

Raspberry Cheesecake/ Coconut/ Rum and Raisin Carte D'Or

Dormen luxury handmade crisps

Betty Bassett's Red Liquorice Allsorts

Wrigley's Extra Ice Mint tins

Mr Kipling's Big French Fancy

Smarties Party Ice Cream/ Calippo Fizz

Jelly Belly Sport Beans

Ginsters microwavable ready meals

Carte D'Or sorbets/ Raspberries and Meringue Haagen-Dazs

Minara Micro Meals in a jar

Serving suggestions:
(via Amazon UK)

Super Size Me (DVD)

Inconspicuous Consumption: An Obsessive Look at the Stuff We Take for Granted, from the Everyday to the Obscure

Not on the Label: What Really Goes into the Food on Your Plate

Fast Food Nation: What the All-American Meal Is Doing to the World

Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World

Top Secret Recipes: Creating Kitchen Clones of America's Favorite Brand-Name Foods

More Top Secret Recipes: More Fabulous Kitchen Clones of America's Favorite Brand-Name Foods

Even More Top Secret Recipes: More Amazing Kitchen Clones of America's Favorite Brand-Name Foods

Top Secret Recipes: Sodas, Smoothies, Spirits, & Shakes: Creating Cool Kitchen Clones of America's Favorite Brand-Name Drinks

The Star Wars Cookbook: Wookiee Cookies and Other Galactic Recipes

Star Wars Cookbook II: Darth Malt and More Galactic Recipes

Star Wars Party Book: Recipes and Ideas for Galactic Occasions



Disclaimer:
All trademarks, names and symbols are acknowledged and used here for editorial purposes only. They do not constitute any form of endorsement of this site or its contents by the rights-holders concerned.

[top]   Advertisement: Fresh handmade chocolates from Paul A Young Fine
Chocolates    [top]