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ISO Childhood candy - Help! [moved from Boston board]

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teabean Aug 17, 2007 06:48 AM

I know I'm not imagining them because my sisters remember them, but we have no idea what they were/are called! We bought them way back when CVS still had candy bins (early 80s). They were a milky, slightly caramel candy, small and rectangular, with a cow on the rust colored wrapping. Does this ring a bell with anyone? Does anyone think I have any chance of finding them again? Thanks!!

  1. Infomaniac Aug 17, 2007 08:01 AM

    You can get them mail order from a company in Chicago that specializes in Polish food products....I can't remember the name of the company, but will look when I get home later and post it.

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      teabean Aug 17, 2007 08:50 AM

      Thanks so much to everyone for helping me find a little piece of my childhood!

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      foodieB Aug 17, 2007 07:35 AM

      You can probably find them at www.yummies.com, they have all the old stuff

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        Gio Aug 17, 2007 08:00 AM

        Try this link:
        http://www.yummies.com/index.htm?

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          Science Chick Aug 17, 2007 08:11 AM

          Yummies only seems to carry the US made candies. These are called Krowki and are Polish. It looks like you can order them here:

          http://www.halinasdeli.com/halinasdel...

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        violette o Aug 17, 2007 07:12 AM

        Could it possibly be these: http://polartcenter.com/Luxury_Cream_... ? I used to buy them many years ago at my then-favorite store--Candyland.

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          Science Chick Aug 17, 2007 07:13 AM

          ooooooo.....I remember those! YUMMY!

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            teabean Aug 17, 2007 07:35 AM

            Violette_O!!!!! THOSE ARE IT!!!! If I wasn't at work, I probably would have screamed out loud!
            Thank you so much!! Do you know where I might be able to find them around here?

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              violette o Aug 17, 2007 07:55 AM

              I don't know the Boston area but it looks like you can order them online from that site. Wow, I haven't had them in many, many years but apparently I'm still thinking of them...

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                teabean Aug 17, 2007 08:51 AM

                Thanks, I'll see where i might be able to order them online. yummies didn't seem to have it. Looks like you'll be ordering some too, huh? ;) Thanks again!!

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            bex77 Aug 17, 2007 07:03 AM

            Bulls-Eyes? (Although they're round)

            I do recall Goetze Candy having a cow on most wrappers.

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              teabean Aug 17, 2007 07:33 AM

              Sadly, no, it's none of the ones mentioned above. I think the closest in taste is Werther's, but it was chewier, like a Goetze Caramel Cream...

            2. LindaWhit Aug 17, 2007 06:54 AM

              Are you talking about Goetze Caramel Creams? Or Cow Tales?

              http://www.goetzecandy.com/product.cfm

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