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: McCoy's Limited Edition Pub Gub Roast Beef and Horseradish Confirmed sighting: McCoy's Limited Edition Pub Grub Roast Beef and Horseradish
Posted: 16:37 Sun 06-Dec-2009. Price: 1.00/ assorted 6 pack. Location: Morrisons, Peckham. Sub-flavours: Lamb and Mint, and "another I can't remember".
I think I've also glimpsed McCoy's Twisted on the shelves somewhere (in Salt and Malt Vinegar with Chilli, or Cheddar and Onion with Jalapeno), or it's possible that the "other" Pub Grub flavour might be from the winter 2006 incarnation. Anyway, "Tina Gray" reports: Six bags for a pound is amazing value... nice, thick 'n' crunchy. The roast beef and horseradish taste like roast beef and mustard. I need to find out whether the roast lamb and mint flavour are suitable for a vegan to eat? Anyone know... please?

...Sorry "Tina", I was going to suggest checking the ingredients, but then had a similar dilemma with Tyrrells' slightly odd-tasting Turkey and Chestnut Stuffing (1.17/150g in Waitrose) and Honey Roast Ham and Cranberry varieties (though this did reveal that the honey roast ham and cranberry flavouring contained vegetarian whey powder, raspberry powder, liquorice powder and blueberry flakes).

Or, in other semi-Christmassy savouries, I don't know what Kettle Chips are trying to get at with their Roasted Tomato and Basil Seasonal Edition, or why Subway haven't gone for actual turkey in their back-from-last-year "Add cranberry sauce for a festive flourish" Chicken and Stuffing Sub, especially now even Tesco are jumping on the 1.99 microwaveable baguette bandwagon.

Add a comment | # Permalink to this page | 5 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: 20:51 Sun 06-Dec-2009 by "Nick T" # permalink comment
Comment: Mmmm..! Pub Grub McCoy's... must...resist...
Posted: 18:40 Wed 09-Dec-2009 by "Zoe" # permalink comment
Comment: CHECK OUT FE-NIX'S AMAZING NEW VIDEO 'SWAGGA' It establishes them as one of the best groups around! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYtBAr1SfyY
Posted: 23:16 Wed 09-Dec-2009 by Snackspot # permalink comment
Comment: Admittedly I didn't watch the whole video, but at some point do they describe their favourite Christmas crisp flavour..?
Posted: 19:17 Sun 13-Dec-2009 by "badboyinc" # permalink comment
Comment: word on the street is that bad ass mo fo loves his pringles on the holidays, he keeps it real with the ready salted, word to ya moma
Posted: 00:26 Mon 14-Dec-2009 by "badboyinc" # permalink comment
Comment: word on the street is that bad ass mo fo loves his pringles on the holidays, he keeps it real with the ready salted, word to ya moma
(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:
· Kingdom BBQ Meat
· Walkers Deep Ridged
· Tesco Chicken Bites
· Golden Wonder Special Edition HP Sauce flavour crisps
· Herr's Potato Chips
· Golden Wonder Rough Cuts
· Walkers Doritos Ultimate Cheese Burger New Late Night Flavour
· Tayto Today's Special Ulster Fry flavour crisps
· Doritos Jalapeno Fire
· McCoy's Pickled Scrumion




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]