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Aug 17, 2007 06:48 AM

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

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!!

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

    1. Bulls-Eyes? (Although they're round)

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

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      1. re: bex77

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

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          1. re: violette o

            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?

            1. re: teabean

              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...

              1. re: violette o

                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!!

          2. You can probably find them at, they have all the old stuff

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              1. re: Gio

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


            1. 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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              1. re: Infomaniac

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