Hotel Chocolat Spooky Spider Chocolate Selector

It’s October which means Halloween is coming!! Although normally I would run a mile with anything spider like, these I welcomed with open arms. Why? Peanut Butter of course! Yes these Hotel Chocolat Spooky Spider Chocolate Selector are milk chocolate creepy-crawlies filled with smooth peanut butter with a dash of Guérande salt. There are quite a few options in their Halloween Collection and include the Spooky Spider Chocolate Selector, Beastly Bites, Choose your Poison Cocktails, Skulls, Vampires and even a Halloween Party Kit. Of the stores I have visited there has been pretty much everything there but you can of course also… View Post

Nature Valley Peanut Chocolate Cups

It has been far too long since we had a peanut butter review. However no credit can be taken for these Nature Valley Peanut Chocolate Cups because this was a little gift, amongst other goodies, from a little Cupcake Snack Warrior!  I have spied these in the supermarkets and are part of Nature Valley’s Nut Butter range. Whether these are more for a snack or brekkie alternative, who knows, either way these are described as follows.  Crunchy biscuit cups with wholegrain oats and chocolate pieces, a chocolate flavoured base, peanut butter flavoured filling and peanut pieces.  Each box comes with… View Post

Hotel Chocolat Peanut Butter and Jelly Milkshake

Yes it is another round of Hotel Chocolate delights. The reason for the visit at the weekend was purely for gift purposes only. However after perusing the Selector section and spying the Hotel Chocolat Peanut Butter and Jelly Milkshake, I knew they were coming home with me.  Usually the PB & J combo is something that is given a miss. However the description of “salted peanut praline sandwiched in jammy raspberry-white chocolate” was too enticing.  As always the Selector’s come in at £3.95 a pop or 3 for £10. There are a few newbies in town, and I hear there… View Post

Hobnobs Peanut Butter Fudge Flapjacks

New on the flapjack snack front are these McVitie’s Hobnobs Peanut Butter Fudge Flapjacks. Individually wrapped these promise to be bursting with oats, which is good when it comes to a flapjack. Hobnobs are my favourite biccie so pairing it with peanut butter, well the expectations are darn high!  Part of a trio of new additions to the McVitie’s cake block, the Hobnobs Peanut Butter Fudge Flapjacks sit alongside the Moments White Choc & Raspberry Crunch and Club Honeycomb Cake Crunchies. Coming with 5 snack sized flapjacks these are available in most supermarkets. I purchased these from Ocado for a solid £1.00,… View Post

Graze Oat Millionaire Peanut Butter and Dark Cocoa

Graze have expanded their range yet again and this time it is with a range of oat millionaire bars. Hailed a vegan reinvention of caramel shortbread they presently come in three flavours. Orange and Dark Cacao, Raspberry and Dark Cacao and of course the one chosen for today, Graze Oat Millionaire Peanut Butter and Dark Cocoa. I purchased this Graze Oat Millionaire bar from Boots as part of their Meal Deal. They are also available in major supermarkets and online on Ocado. Coming in at £1.49 a pop, this on-the-go snack contains 10g plant protein, and it’s vegan-friendly.  Like with most protein bars and… View Post