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Breton Cheese Crackers in Toronto?

magic Oct 1, 2012 06:46 AM

Please don't tell me Breton cheese crackers are easy to find - they are not!

Regular Bretons are easy to find. Garden Veggie Bretons are easy to find. Multigrain Bretons are easy to find.

But Cheese Bretons are very tough to find. Some Fresh Co.s might still carry them but some are not stocking them anymore.

Little help?? :) Thanks!

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    MarkhamDee RE: magic Oct 1, 2012 12:49 PM

    Sorry, you may be out of luck... I just checked the Breton page at Dare Foods and it doesn't list the cheese variety anymore. Just Original, Reduced Fat, Reduced Fat & Salt, Basil & Olive Oil, Garden Vegetable, and Multigrain.

    You can visit their page at:

    Other than using the "Contact Us" form there, I'm not sure how else you could verify for certain.

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    1. re: MarkhamDee
      magic RE: MarkhamDee Oct 1, 2012 01:04 PM

      This is what I've feared, MarkhamDee :(

      Thanks so much for the link. Appreciate the legwork. I will try to make contact with them and see what's up.

      I hope they don't discontinue the Cheese variety! They are the best the Breton line (in my opinion at least)!

    2. Sooeygun RE: magic Oct 2, 2012 06:20 AM

      If it turns out Breton doesn't make them anymore, try Carr's Cheese Melts crackers. They are very tasty.


      Bought some at the Bloor Street Market this past weekend.

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        magic RE: Sooeygun Oct 2, 2012 07:54 AM

        Thanks Sooeygun! I'm a big fan of Carr's Cheese Melts, yes! Agreed! I can find them almost anywhere.

        An alternative to the Cheese Bretons is Walmart's Great Value brand version. They are not as good as Cheese Bretons but in a pinch are not bad at all. Still, I really want my Cheese Bretons!


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          sasgirl RE: magic Oct 2, 2012 08:01 AM

          The Breton Mini's come in Cheddar Cheese flavor. It's on the US side of the Dare Foods website.

          And you can buy it online at this website - http://www.canadianfavourites.com/Dar....

          1. re: sasgirl
            magic RE: sasgirl Oct 2, 2012 09:28 AM

            Yes it's actually the minis that I always buy. In fact, I don't think I've ever seen the Cheese in anything other than minis.

            Thanks for the info sasgirl. I don't recall seeing them when I was in Buffalo last month but I will look again (going to the States in a few days).

            Boy, it sure would be nice to just get them here though, no big deal like. Sigh.

            Thanks :)

            1. re: sasgirl
              magic RE: sasgirl Oct 10, 2012 01:45 PM

              Just got back from the US. Didn't see any of the Cheese variety :(

              Only some of the other varieties.

              And only in the larger cracker, not the minis.

              I had to buy Cheez-its instead. Which I love, but are not the same.

              1. re: magic
                sasgirl RE: magic Nov 15, 2012 07:22 AM

                Went today to Longo's at Maple Leaf Square and found the Breton mini crackers in Cheddar Cheese flavor. Bought a box to try it out. :)

                I'm sure other Longo's would carry it too. But that store has it for sure.

                1. re: sasgirl
                  magic RE: sasgirl Nov 15, 2012 07:35 AM

                  Awesome!!! Thank you so much! I thought they might be gone for good. This is good news.

                  Hope you like the crackers : )

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                    magic RE: sasgirl Dec 26, 2012 08:32 PM

                    Thanks again!

                    Found some at Longo's on Laird.

                    These are incredibly hard to find. Other than at Longo's I'm not sure where to find them.

                    But thanks again.

                    1. re: sasgirl
                      magic RE: sasgirl Dec 26, 2012 08:34 PM

                      Did you enjoy them?

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