U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Food and Drink
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 01-12-2009, 10:43 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
26,243 posts, read 34,970,341 times
Reputation: 16700

Advertisements

LONDON, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- A British chocolate maker said a new warning label will inform consumers of milk content in milk chocolate, even though "milk" is in the candy's name.

Cadbury said the famous Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate bar -- which lists milk first on the ingredients list and explains that the bars contain "the equivalent of three quarters of a pint of fresh liquid milk in every half pound of milk chocolate" -- will soon bear an additional message reading "CONTAINS: MILK," Sky News reported Monday.

Cadbury warns milk chocolate has milk - UPI.com
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 01-12-2009, 11:20 PM
 
Location: Iowa
202 posts, read 264,785 times
Reputation: 142
I hope this is a prank! I don't think I could handle milk in my chocolate...
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-12-2009, 11:44 PM
 
Location: Central & coastal FL
132,520 posts, read 49,531,323 times
Reputation: 116720
Quote:
Originally Posted by John1960 View Post
LONDON, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- A British chocolate maker said a new warning label will inform consumers of milk content in milk chocolate, even though "milk" is in the candy's name.

Cadbury said the famous Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate bar -- which lists milk first on the ingredients list and explains that the bars contain "the equivalent of three quarters of a pint of fresh liquid milk in every half pound of milk chocolate" -- will soon bear an additional message reading "CONTAINS: MILK," Sky News reported Monday.

Cadbury warns milk chocolate has milk - UPI.com
I would have never know that Milk was in Milk chocolate..:rolleyes : More PC...
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-13-2009, 07:10 AM
 
Location: Philaburbia
26,951 posts, read 38,313,683 times
Reputation: 41494
Too hilarious. Well, Cadbury has to protect its milk chocolate behind from our knee-jerk, litigious society that cannot comprehend that milk chocolate may actually have milk in it.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-13-2009, 07:57 AM
 
4,894 posts, read 13,168,798 times
Reputation: 3649
hey you think that's bad?
my first job was at a bakery. i had a lady call one time saying she had been to a party over the weekend where they had one of our cakes. she wanted to know if there was any dairy in it---(buttercream frosting). well anyone that has ever baked knows there is obviously dairy in cake.
well i told her that YES there was dairy. she asked to speak to the manager just to make sure.
i mean come on people----why would i even lie about something so trivial and obvious!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-13-2009, 08:47 AM
 
Location: Sunny Arizona
625 posts, read 1,193,455 times
Reputation: 492
Just put that next you your coffee cup that reads Caution: Hot!
Thanks guys, I feel smarter and more informed now.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-13-2009, 09:50 AM
 
Location: Weston, FL
2,877 posts, read 9,758,478 times
Reputation: 1906
They should have put the source of that milk as well ... hmmm.. comes from a cow. We can thank China for sending out all that tainted milk.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-13-2009, 12:53 PM
Status: "sick of the rain!" (set 11 days ago)
 
Location: Chicago
5,701 posts, read 10,070,078 times
Reputation: 6546
Quote:
Originally Posted by jhlcomp View Post
They should have put the source of that milk as well ... hmmm.. comes from a cow. We can thank China for sending out all that tainted milk.
actually for this, we can thank the hypersensitive, sue happy parents of kids w/ food allergies.

some new "warnings" coming to a store near you:

-Planter's Peanuts: WARNING MAY CONTAIN PEANUTS!!
-100% Whole Wheat bread: WARNING MAY CONTAIN WHEAT!!!
-Soy milk: WARNING MAY CONTAIN SOY!!!
-store brand dozen of brown eggs: WARNING MAY CONTAIN EGGS!!!
-platter of shrimp cocktail: WARNING MAY CONTAIN SHELLFISH!!


(I mean no offense to those allergic to certain food items, I'm just joking around )
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-14-2009, 03:40 PM
 
Location: A Land Not So Far Away
3,742 posts, read 1,729,345 times
Reputation: 5240
That's not news anymore. I figured that out when I was about six years old.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-14-2009, 05:31 PM
Status: "September fast approaching." (set 5 days ago)
 
Location: Suburban Dallas
38,260 posts, read 23,132,405 times
Reputation: 23249
Talking Milk With A Side Of.....Milk

Quote:
Originally Posted by John1960 View Post
LONDON, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- A British chocolate maker said a new warning label will inform consumers of milk content in milk chocolate, even though "milk" is in the candy's name.

Cadbury said the famous Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate bar -- which lists milk first on the ingredients list and explains that the bars contain "the equivalent of three quarters of a pint of fresh liquid milk in every half pound of milk chocolate" -- will soon bear an additional message reading "CONTAINS: MILK," Sky News reported Monday.

Cadbury warns milk chocolate has milk - UPI.com

Startling findings, aren't they?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $94,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Food and Drink

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 - Top