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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Cadbury Bar Of Plenty Honey Flakes and Caramelised Pecans Confirmed sighting: Cadbury Bar Of Plenty Honey Flakes and Caramelised Pecans
Posted: 12:10 Sun 08-Aug-2010. Price: 1 (introductory price?)/140g. Location: Morrisons.
"Jim" reports: Overall this proved itself to be a welcome, yet unspectacular addition to the Cadbury Bar of Plenty range. With Cadbury you can always feel safe in the knowledge that you are going to get decent-tasting milk chocolate, but one thing you aren't always assured of is the quality of the filling that goes along with it. [The] cereal element of this bar was implemented pretty superbly, with the honey-coated cornflakes having a very favourable impact on the overall taste. The pecan element on the other hand was not done quite so well, as they lacked presence in both flavour and texture due to their small-sized nature.

..."Jim" pinpoints the problem with this Morrisons-exclusive Kellogg's Crunchy Nut-alike in an excerpt (with permission) from his site - generally, he (and Foodstuff Finds) were more impressed with the possibilities of Chocolate Weetabix. Anyway, in other upcoming lumpiness: ad agency Fallon are credited with inventing with Cadbury's new Spots v Stripes Challenge Bar (due September, and "designed so that consumers can form a team of spots versus stripes and play a game with the pieces"); and Snickers Ice Cream Dark Crunch (2.99/5 bars, Morrisons) don't seem much different to normal Snickers choc bars - though the summer's not over yet, as Nestle are also plotting "Potz" mini tubs of Aero, Smarties, Rolo and Toffee Crisp ice creams (1.29 per 220ml).

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Posted: 14:46 Sun 08-Aug-2010 by Zeddy # permalink comment
Comment: Bar of Plenty? Bars of diminishing returns, methinks. Innovation, chocolate makers, innovation.
Posted: 22:25 Fri 27-Aug-2010 by Zeddy # permalink comment
Comment: I have just tried it. Very ordinary.
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