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Some birds on my crumble

Advantages: Quick and easy to make
Disadvantages: Didn't go thick last times used

...Sometimes I use supermarkets own version of instant custard and other times I use Birds as often find multi packs of it on offer. You will find Birds custard in all supermarkets with a distinctive red yellow and blue packaging with a little bird logo on ...

hopey123 04.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Birds Instant Custard

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A nostalgic dessert

Advantages: Tasty, filling, cheap, moderately nutritious
Disadvantages: You may not like all the flavours, makes a mess of the saucepan

COST: Currently 59p in Sainsburys for 146g (4 assorted flavour sachets) NUTRITIONAL INFORMATON (per serving, made up with full fat milk and 45g of sugar per pint of milk used): CHOCOLATE FLAVOUR: Calories: 120 Kj: 506 Protein: 3.6g Carbohydrate: 2 ...

CelticSoulSister 28.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Pearce Duffs Blancmange Strawberry, Raspberry, Chocolate & Vanilla

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A childhood memory- but not a positive one.

Advantages: No hydrogenated fat, cheap.
Disadvantages: Oily in taste, WAY too sweet and it tasted of chemicals.

I (like many other Ciao users on here,) used to have Angel delight as a dessert (or a bribe if my dad needed something.) Not sure why, but I had thought that "Angel Delight" had disappeared of the shelves, perhaps because of Jamie Oliver, the "food dictat ...

jjcross 21.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Birds Angel Delight Banana

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Birds Strawberry Jelly - bit of a disaster for me!

Advantages: Reminds me of childhood, tastes alright, cheapish
Disadvantages: Wouldn't really recommend, sorry Birds!

I used to love birds trifle mix, it reminds me of my childhood and making it when I was a little girl. When I saw it in the shop on offer I thought I'd buy it. I made it yesterday though and I have to say I was a bit disappointed for quite a few reasons. ...

princessbuttercup 28.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Birds Trifle Strawberry Flavour Mix

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Great on pancakes and very reasonably priced

Advantages: Uses natural ingredients, sweet and authentic tasting, very reasonably priced
Disadvantages: Currently only sold in small packs that may run out quickly if you use it alot

...For an authentic American taste, you can't go wrong with Clarks Original Maple Syrup which is available in supermarkets here in the U.K. at very reasonable prices of under £2 per pack. Maple Syrup is actually made from the sap of the maple tree which I b ...

def56731 18.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Clarks Original Maple Syrup

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