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Posts tagged ‘Goobers’

28
Oct

Raisinets v. Woodstock Organic Dark Chocolate Raisins

Back in 1971, a commercial for Goobers (chocolate covered peanuts) and Raisinets (chocolate covered raisins) came out with the jingle

Goobers and Raisinets, Goobers and Raisinets, the chocolate covered candies that pour..

that still pops into my head whenever I see a box of Raisinets. ¬†As iconic as that jingle is, I can’t bring myself to ever buy or eat Raisinets because of the ingredients, which include¬†dark chocolate (sugar, chocolate, cocoa butter, milk fat, soy lecithin, nonfat milk, lactose, artificial & natural flavors), raisins, sugar, tapioca dextrin, confectioner’s glaze (lac-resin), and alkalized cocoa. Read more »