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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #390 on: January 17, 2013, 06:00:50 PM »
I miss the Nestles chocolate bar in the red wrapper.  I don't know if they still make it or not, but they sure don't sell it anywhere near me.

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« Reply #391 on: January 18, 2013, 10:01:20 AM »
Campbell's Scotch Broth soup.  It had beef and barley and was so deliciously comforting.

As I understand it, Campbell's Scotch Broth was discontinued because it was the only soup that used mutton instead of more readily available meats. 

I miss it too.  Nothing was better for lunch after a good snowball fight. 

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« Reply #392 on: January 18, 2013, 10:16:17 AM »
Gebhardts Chili Quick. It was the best seasoning IMO for making chili. It came in a can and you added 1/4 cup to your 1 lb of meat and other chili ingredients and that was all. So good. It was made by a small company in Texas and it closed. My mother and I have tried to find the receipt online but can't. I wish it was a bigger brand so those folks who figure out all the restaurant/food recipes would do this one. I 'd even sacrifice my last bit of Chili Quick for the research.

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« Reply #393 on: January 18, 2013, 10:58:19 AM »
Gebhardts Chili Quick. It was the best seasoning IMO for making chili. It came in a can and you added 1/4 cup to your 1 lb of meat and other chili ingredients and that was all. So good. It was made by a small company in Texas and it closed. My mother and I have tried to find the receipt online but can't. I wish it was a bigger brand so those folks who figure out all the restaurant/food recipes would do this one. I 'd even sacrifice my last bit of Chili Quick for the research.

would this help?

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_ingredients_are_in_Gebhardt's_chili_quick

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« Reply #394 on: January 18, 2013, 12:00:52 PM »
It certainly helps me!  It's a good starting point for sure.  I'll be happily tweaking this to suit me.  Thanks very much.

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #395 on: January 18, 2013, 12:06:57 PM »
Gebhardts Chili Quick. It was the best seasoning IMO for making chili. It came in a can and you added 1/4 cup to your 1 lb of meat and other chili ingredients and that was all. So good. It was made by a small company in Texas and it closed. My mother and I have tried to find the receipt online but can't. I wish it was a bigger brand so those folks who figure out all the restaurant/food recipes would do this one. I 'd even sacrifice my last bit of Chili Quick for the research.

I had noticed that Texmex.net had stated they have replicated the Chili Quick product.  I have no idea how close it is to the Gebhardt's original.  When I lived out of state and had a hard time getting Gebhardt's Chile Powder, I used their mail order service frequently. 

http://www.texmex.net/products/spices.htm

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #396 on: January 18, 2013, 01:27:05 PM »
I miss the Nestles chocolate bar in the red wrapper.  I don't know if they still make it or not, but they sure don't sell it anywhere near me.

I was just about to post that!  I live in the Chicago area.  Can't find it anywhere.  I suppose I could order from the internet.  Every time I travel I look for that candy bar.  Once found some of them at a dollar-type store that was going out of business though.

Yep, here they are:  http://www.oldtimecandy.com/nestle.htm

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #397 on: January 18, 2013, 02:32:10 PM »
Campbell's Scotch Broth soup.  It had beef and barley and was so deliciously comforting.

As I understand it, Campbell's Scotch Broth was discontinued because it was the only soup that used mutton instead of more readily available meats. 

I miss it too.  Nothing was better for lunch after a good snowball fight.

Mutton?? Really?!?!?  I had no idea - I always thought it was beef!

And here I thought I was a true label-reader.  Too funny!   :D
« Last Edit: January 21, 2013, 07:22:39 AM by EmmaJ. »

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #398 on: January 20, 2013, 02:02:02 PM »
I miss the Nestles chocolate bar in the red wrapper.  I don't know if they still make it or not, but they sure don't sell it anywhere near me.

I was just about to post that!  I live in the Chicago area.  Can't find it anywhere.  I suppose I could order from the internet.  Every time I travel I look for that candy bar.  Once found some of them at a dollar-type store that was going out of business though.

Yep, here they are:  http://www.oldtimecandy.com/nestle.htm

Here in Texas they're everywhere! (I'm not a big fan, but I don't like Nestle's choc anyways.)

They're usually found in Mexican markets here, along with a "King" themed Nestle bar that a friend of mine says is identical.

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #399 on: February 24, 2013, 08:19:51 PM »
Campbell's Scotch Broth soup.  It had beef and barley and was so deliciously comforting.

As I understand it, Campbell's Scotch Broth was discontinued because it was the only soup that used mutton instead of more readily available meats. 

I miss it too.  Nothing was better for lunch after a good snowball fight.

it was only discontinued in the U.S. they still have it in Canada

http://campbellsoup.ca/en-ca/products/campbells-condensed/campbells-condensed-scotch-broth

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #400 on: February 24, 2013, 08:49:05 PM »
I rarely see Zero candy bars, usually only in a dollar store or mom & pop market. 

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #401 on: February 24, 2013, 09:37:26 PM »
I rarely see Zero candy bars, usually only in a dollar store or mom & pop market. 

I keep seeing those at Walmart locally (Nebraska) They are like snickers but white chocolate right?

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #402 on: February 24, 2013, 09:48:34 PM »
Yes, white chocolate coating.

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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #403 on: March 05, 2013, 05:42:02 PM »
I miss the old watermelon Jolly Rancher sticks. The original Mr. Bubble powdered bubble bath. Aldi's stores had an amazing frozen strudel. It was available in mixed berry, cheese or apple raisin. I loved it.

You can find Zero candy bars at Cracker Barrel Country Stores.
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Re: Stuff you can't get anymore
« Reply #404 on: March 06, 2013, 06:29:51 PM »
Lyle's Golden Syrup in tins or glass jars. The supermarkets only carry it in easy to squeeze plastic bottles.  It's easier and cleaner to use and store but it's just not the same.

We have it in the tins at our SE US supermarkets.
ďAll that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost."
-J.R.R Tolkien