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dolores Jan 2, 2008 02:33 AM

I just made my last batch of pancakes with my last bar of Violet Crumble, which I had frozen. It makes a reallllly good pancake.

Does anyone know of a similar candy bar in the U.S.? I guess I can always order online.

Thanks!

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    rudysmom Jan 2, 2008 02:54 AM

    i've occasionally seen them in Stop & Shop in the ethnic section (along with the digestive biscuits & lemon curd)
    LOVE those.

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      dolores Jan 2, 2008 03:26 AM

      Really?? Next to the Hobnobs I bet. I never thought to look. Thanks, rudysmom.

    2. emily Jan 2, 2008 12:26 PM

      Do you have Cost Plus near you? I've seen them there.

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        KellBell Jan 2, 2008 05:46 PM

        Yeah, Cost Plus always has them...I like the Cadburry Flake bars the best, though

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          Beignets Jan 2, 2008 07:24 PM

          yes, cost plus world market always have plenty in stock. also agreed the flake bars are great.

      2. leanneabe Jan 2, 2008 01:22 PM

        You can also find a similar candy called Honeycomb (not a name brand, just the name of the candy). It's sold in bulk at my Henry's grocery store. Other stores might sell it, or Whole Foods.

        You can also make it at home. Just do a search for honeycomb candy. Adding baking soda at the end is what makes it all puffy.

        1. aussiewonder Jan 2, 2008 07:30 PM

          i'm still reeling that anyone would use Violet Crumble in a pancake!!! uhhhh, shudder. where's the love and respect ;~)

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