Food of the Seventies

The food in this section are not STRICTLY 70s only food. We have food that were widely available for purchase DURING the 70s. This section was recently redesigned, so if you have any problems please let ChuckyG know.

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Chocolate Flavored Peanutbutter, Comment by Dd on February 20, 2017 - Report this comment
I have been talking about this and no one seemed to know what i was talking about. Glad to see these post
Ozark BBQ Potato Chips, Comment by kathy on February 20, 2017 - Report this comment
Old Vienna has pretty good chips but if only they would make a rippled bbq chip.They could possibly taste similar to the Kas Ozark bbq chips. Gosh I miss those!
Great Shake, Comment by Rob Lambert on February 20, 2017 - Report this comment
Here's yet another Great Shakes wannabe: Milkshake In A Can by Borden. It was ready to serve...after chilling several hours (the sales killer). TV commercial with two 14-year-old girls and a younger boy singing a catchy jingle. This aired on Dick Clark's "Where the Action Is" daytime music show (5/17/66).
'Ice Cream Soda In A Bottle', Comment by Brian on February 20, 2017 - Report this comment
Kiora. Spelling might be different. The ad referred to the server as a soda jerk and the kid tells him he's not a jerk. The song is now stuck in my head!
Sunshine Toy Cookies, Comment by Kyle A on February 20, 2017 - Report this comment
I could never decide which I loved better as a kid in the 70s, Toy Cookies or a box of McDonaldland Cookies from McDonald's, they were both so good! I wish they would bring them both back so I can decide...
Carl's Junior Steak Sandwich, Comment by ken on February 19, 2017 - Report this comment
It was the sauce that made it...the 2000's version never came close in my opinion.
Hostess Fruit Flavored Potato Chips, Comment by gary on February 19, 2017 - Report this comment
i remember these. how grose. i tried one bag back in the 80s but never again.
Heyday Bars, Comment by Cyndi on February 17, 2017 - Report this comment
So if the company quit making them so long ago can a former employee please give up the recipe here anonymously of course. LOL....miss them so much
Shake And Bake For Hamburgers, Comment by Ron on February 17, 2017 - Report this comment
Yes, please bring it back.
Boil a Bags, Comment by Kim on February 17, 2017 - Report this comment
I loved the Green Giant Mac and cheese. Got so I could eat two is one sitting! Great when I got home from work and easy to make. No mess! I asked Green Giant to bring them back and they obviously did not remember them. They kept pushing the broccoli and cheese sauce at me! Stouffers is good, but not as good as the Green Giant was. The cheese sauce was incredible!
The Red Barn, Comment by Katherine on February 16, 2017 - Report this comment
Red Barn on Dundas Street right beside Western Fair Grounds, London, Ontario. Loved the barnbuster. I would eat one of those over a big mac if they were still around.
Yumbo and Whaler, Comment by al on February 16, 2017 - Report this comment
I worked in Burger King in Lake Park, Fl. in 68 or 69, The Yumbo was heated in their styrafoam container in the microwave. they were quite good.
Winner Suckers, Comment by Vic on February 16, 2017 - Report this comment
I am so glad that I came upon this blog. I too have such fond memories of these lucky suckers. In a time when candy was a rare treat, winning an additional candy was DOUBLE the pleasure. I would most definitely buy them again.


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