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Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

I have discovered a snack that I almost wish I had never discovered. A snack that tastes (to me at least) like heaven with the "just one more" addictiveness of some kind of culinary opioid.

I present to you: Frey Almond Coaties with caramelised almonds https://produkte.migros.ch/almond-co...ellies-mandeln

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Large almonds coated with a thick layer of milk chocolate coca powder on the outside and a crunchy carmalised center layer.

I have genuinely never tasted better of this kind of snack, they are dangerously delicious, and I would campaign for a dark chocolate version of this specific snack (Frey have other dark chocolate covered nuts but its lower and in quality mixed bags).

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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

These were also the favorites of my late father.
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

Salted caramel M&Ms are sugar based crack.
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Old 29.09.2021, 17:18
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

They are indeed dangerous.. I take 5 from a packet, put them on a plate and then see how long I can make them last.
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Old 29.09.2021, 18:04
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

and these....
https://www.coop.ch/en/food/sweets-s...milk/p/6648991
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Old 29.09.2021, 18:52
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

Seeing as I am currently spending many a happy hour in an Endodontist's chair, I may have to wait a bit before trying any of these! A little treat to look forward to though.
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Old 29.09.2021, 21:17
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These were also the favorites of my late father.
The man clearly had fantastic taste, may he rest in peace.

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Salted caramel M&Ms are sugar based crack.
I have never tried them as I always had a problem with M&M's. I didn't like peanuts as a kid and I think I saw the chocolate ones as "foreign smarties". I'm tempted to try these to compare them though.
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They are indeed dangerous.. I take 5 from a packet, put them on a plate and then see how long I can make them last.
Your record is... 30 seconds?

Interesting, not sure about the cornflakes though!
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Old 29.09.2021, 21:29
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...I would campaign for a dark chocolate version of this specific snack
I'm a big fan of dark chocolate. For me, milk chocolate is meh most of the time. But I do like almonds and caramel. Is it good enough for even a milk chocolate skeptic to try??
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Old 29.09.2021, 21:30
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

Thanks to Chuff, I may have finally found chocolate worth taking back to the US. They've basically got every other Swiss chocolate available on their shelves.
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Old 29.09.2021, 22:03
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

Frey chocolate is made by Migros.
The other brand/s that we have found that don't make it to the shelves in Australia are Ragusa and Laderach.


Personally, I don't like Frey chocolate....but I'm pretty spoiled...
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Old 29.09.2021, 22:39
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

Here's another, for those who enjoy ginger.
https://shop.migros.ch/de/direct/pro...E&gclsrc=aw.ds
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I'm a big fan of dark chocolate. For me, milk chocolate is meh most of the time. But I do like almonds and caramel. Is it good enough for even a milk chocolate skeptic to try??
Well 3W, the only advice I can give is to buy and try them... and don't blame me if you don't like it. Please do let us know though.

I do hope they release a dark chocolate version too...
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Old 30.09.2021, 10:49
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Here's another, for those who enjoy ginger.
https://shop.migros.ch/de/direct/pro...E&gclsrc=aw.ds
Yes. These are yummy.
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I'm a big fan of dark chocolate. For me, milk chocolate is meh most of the time. But I do like almonds and caramel. Is it good enough for even a milk chocolate skeptic to try??
Aldi has some honey/salted dark chocolate covered almonds in its Noix& Chocolat range. Those are divine. They don't always seem to have them, the next best thing from that range are the ones with a hint of chili and cinnamon.



Migros had some lush dark chocolate covered pretzel pieces in their "Clouds" range for a while, they seem to have disappeared. Which I guess is a good thing...
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Old 30.09.2021, 11:51
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Aldi has some honey/salted dark chocolate covered almonds in its Noix& Chocolat range. Those are divine. They don't always seem to have them, the next best thing from that range are the ones with a hint of chili and cinnamon.



Migros had some lush dark chocolate covered pretzel pieces in their "Clouds" range for a while, they seem to have disappeared. Which I guess is a good thing...
Ahhh thanks Kittster I forgot to mention these, I love them too! However as I don't live so close to an Aldi it's harder for me to get them and I think they do have more fat and sugar than the Frey ones which also put me off a little. However they do taste amazing, you are completely right.
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Old 30.09.2021, 14:23
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Well 3W, the only advice I can give is to buy and try them... and don't blame me if you don't like it. Please do let us know though.

I do hope they release a dark chocolate version too...
Ok, at 3.95 it's not the cheapest experiment but it's also not going to bankrupt me. I bought them. Overall the taste is pretty good but for me they are quite sweet. I can see buying kilos if they come out in dark chocolate though!
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Both of these are really great; you're welcome!
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Re: Frey Almond Coaties... oh... my... god... *nom* (chocolate almond snack)

For fans of dark chocolate and caramel:

https://www.artisanduchocolat.com/sa...-original.html

You can't eat too many because they are simply too expensive!
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For fans of dark chocolate and caramel:

https://www.artisanduchocolat.com/sa...-original.html

You can't eat too many because they are simply too expensive!
I like the Storage Instructions on their webpage:

Storage Instructions: Store in dry cool place under surveillance.
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