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Name this cookie!!!

Motosport Apr 30, 2013 09:34 AM

Back in the day there was a cookie I loved and can not remember the name.
It was pretty simple. Two round vanilla flavored cookies with marshmallow in the middle. The cookies were on the soft side, not crunchy.
Anyone??

  1. EM23 Apr 30, 2013 09:49 AM

    Marshmallow Sandwich - loved those! http://jmyerswritingblog.blogspot.com...

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      Motosport Apr 30, 2013 11:34 AM

      Yes, em23, you got it. Many thanks. Maybe I'll try making my own.

      1. re: Motosport
        EM23 Apr 30, 2013 03:37 PM

        You're welcome. They were one of my favorite cookies when I was a kid, and I would love to hear if you come up with something similar.

        Some more discussion here:
        http://www.foodtimeline.org/foodmarsh...

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          wincountrygirl May 1, 2013 04:07 AM

          This is great, thanks! There was another cookie I loved as a kid. Arnolds (the bread guys) made cookies and they came in a bag like Pepperidge Farm. These were orange with orange chips. So good!

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      wincountrygirl Apr 30, 2013 10:26 AM

      Yes, I remeber those. They were Nabisco but I can't remember what they were called. They were good, though!

      1. smithareeny Apr 30, 2013 11:22 AM

        Could you be thinking of Mallomars?

        http://www.amazon.com/Mallomars-Pure-...

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          PotatoHouse Apr 30, 2013 11:23 AM

          Or Moon Pies.

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            boyzoma Apr 30, 2013 11:59 AM

            Oh, I remember Mallomars. Used to love them as a kid.

            1. re: boyzoma
              Motosport Apr 30, 2013 12:32 PM

              You can still buy Mallomars but not the marshmallow cookies.

          2. PotatoHouse Apr 30, 2013 11:26 AM

            Bob...

            ...I name the cookie Bob.

            1. Gio Apr 30, 2013 11:27 AM

              No mention of chocolate in the OP.

              I think they're the Marshmallow Sandwiches. The trouble is I remember the cookie but I don't remember the name being Marshmallow Sandwiches...

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                wincountrygirl Apr 30, 2013 12:11 PM

                I don't remember that being the name either, though they were by Nabisco.

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                  EM23 Apr 30, 2013 03:48 PM

                  My mom would write "sandwich cookies" on the shopping list for my dad, and, as I always went grocery shopping with my dad, it has remained stuck in my memory, all these years later. Don't ask me what I had for dinner last night, though.

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                  cavandre May 1, 2013 04:29 AM

                  They were called Marshmallow Sandwiches.

                  http://www.foodtimeline.org/foodmarsh...

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