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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Heinz Taste of Home Gorgeous Classic Creamy Custard Confirmed sighting: Heinz Taste of Home Gorgeous Classic Creamy Custard
Posted: 14:21 Thu 01-May-2008. Price: 35p. Location: Netto, Leicester. Sub-flavours: Delicious Creamy Rice Pudding, Scrumptious Strawberry Jam Pudding, Super Sticky Treacle Pudding, Irresistible Sticky Toffee Pudding, Delightful Spotted Dick Pudding, Indulgent Chocolate Puddings (phew).
"Nick T" reports: Fresh from the laboratory, this Heinz 'Taste of Home' custard is fair enough but leaves a slightly odd metallic tang in the mouth. Good value though and gives the excellent Aldi custard a good run for the same price. The Taste of Home range also includes rice pudding (not tasted yet).

...No kidding, "Nick" - apparently the full range comprises seven new and six re-launched products in Taste of Home packaging (eg the tinned Indulgent Chocolate Pudding looks a lot like Heinz's old Cadbury's branded one). Heinz are also launching a gourmet Special Blend tomato ketchup at around 1.75/bottle but, returning to puddings, Zeddy's whole family are getting in on the act with this White Chocolate version of last year's Aero Double Chocolate Swirl - apparently: "Zeddy jnr spotted these and made his demands known. The label reads 'White chocolate mousse with swirls of chocolate'. Would that be milk chocolate, Nestle? It is, I can see brown stripes in it. Zeddy jnr thinks they are good but then kids will eat any old rubbish."

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Posted: 20:34 Thu 01-May-2008 by "hot pepper" # permalink comment
Comment: Tinned custard draws boos from the crowd
Posted: 13:54 Sun 04-May-2008 by "jim" # permalink comment
Comment: the custard is so-so, but the rice pudding is delicious, best I've ever had from a can!
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