on Dec 09, 2011 @ 11:44 am|
Okay when I was younger, I used to always buy these mint type candies at Christmas time. They came in a thin rectangular box, sectioned in 3.
They were these round, flat and thin melting mint type candies, that melted in your mouth, they came in pastel colours; green, pink and yellow.
We just discussed them at work, and no one can remember what they are called, or if they still make them! If they do, I might have to make a trip out at lunch hour!
Hopefully someone remembers these!
|I remember on Dec 09, 2011 @ 11:56 am|
I remember which candies you mean, but for the life of me can't remember what they are called... if I ever knew the name. I have never personally bought them but my gparents always had some in their candy dish.
Personally I was never a huge fan. I much prefer classic Werther's caramels and After Eights!
|Mmmmmm..... on Dec 09, 2011 @ 12:01 pm|
Is what you are thinking of?
These come in a pack of 4 though- but I think they used to come in three?
Also- these ones don't have a mint flavour but they might or might have, the packaging may have changed since a while back.
Also- maybe they were Junior Mints that came out in special colours? Those would be widely available.
|Ribbon Candy? on Dec 09, 2011 @ 12:37 pm|
Could it be ribbon candy?Those were very popular at Christmas when I was young and they were very minty and pretty pastel type colors?
|here's what im thinking.... on Dec 09, 2011 @ 01:18 pm|
http://www.google.ca/imgres?imgurl=http://www.bestbuycandy.com/productcart/pc/catalog/pillowmints_651_general.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.bestbuycandy.com/productcart/pc/Pillow-Candy-Mints-4lb-14p599.htm&usg=__TWLIxu5HbLR1PtLKpI9WLp8eg-0=&h=400&w=560&sz=49&hl=en&start=2&zoom=1&tbnid=5ee-HC7lRZAxjM:&tbnh=95&tbnw=133&ei=sVDiTsO8AabV0QGi74DXBQ&prev;=/images?q=pillow candy mints&um=1&hl=en&sa=X&rls=com.microsoft:*:IE-SearchBox&rlz=1I7ADBR_fr&tbm=isch&um=1&itbs=1
|Yes! on Dec 09, 2011 @ 01:21 pm|
@Adeptbrunette - that's what I'm thinking of too (Pillow Mints)! Here's the pic again:
|I could on Dec 09, 2011 @ 01:28 pm|
....toss a whole handful of those into my mouth at one time.
Wallyworld carries them. (Walmart)
|Not yet.. on Dec 09, 2011 @ 03:46 pm|
Thanks ladies! None of these are the ones I'm looking for yet! I have no idea why I cant remember the names of these things!
They were round and almost flat.. I'm going to keep searching for them, and will definately post if I think of them!
Maybe I've got them confused though, because it has been years since I've had them!
|Can't remember the name on Dec 09, 2011 @ 04:27 pm|
I'm pretty sure I know what you're talking about, but I can't remember what they're called. My aunt always got them for Christmas from her kids and she hated them,lol. I've never eaten them but if I see my aunt I will surely ask and let you know if you haven't figured it out by then :)
|? on Dec 09, 2011 @ 04:31 pm|
What about pastel mints or wafer mints there pastel and very thin and I do remember them coming in a sectioned off box.They did literally melt in your mouth.I cant find a picture of them however!
|Did they look like this? on Dec 09, 2011 @ 04:35 pm|
I remember ones like this but a little bigger in the sectioned off boxes