Food of the Seventies, Cinnamon Danish

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White Chocolate Bar with soft pink design scrolled over the top . Had wafers and cream and rice crispies with a faint hint of cinnamon. Very Tasty.
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Heather Grantham - December 28, 2007 - Report this comment
I've been looking everywhere for info on these! So far all I have found out is that they were made by Neilson. Oh, I've also found out that there are ALOT of us looking for them. They should brings these back! MMmmmm
Sonia R. - March 06, 2008 - Report this comment
Yes,they were quite a good chocolate bar.I remember eating them in the summer; I think it was 1977.That's all I did was buy those chocolate bars and then one day they were gone.Couldn't get them anymore and I wondered where my favorite chocolate had gone. It was made by Neilson."Neilson's Cinnamon Danish" and the thought of that sweet.... cinnamon... and wafers makes my mouth water everytime.Then I think back to that chocolate bar and the good old summer of I think it was 1977. What a great time! Cadbury makes Neilson chocolates now.We should write them about this chocolate bar in regards to bringing it back as a good old Retro Bar.Cadbury probably doesn't realise how many people long for this chocolate bar.
Reg - June 04, 2008 - Report this comment
I remember the Danish Bar very clearly as it was wrapped in clear plastic with a brown cardboard bottom. I loved these bars. I recall two flavors. They were a creamy white color with red or yellow swirls. The red tasted of cinnamon danish. The yellow tasted of lemon danish. The creamy coating and thin wafers made a light snack. I loved them and wished they would come back. Maybe it's time the big chocolate bar companies bring this classic back to life. I truly believe that they would be a big seller. I always thought Lowney distributed these bars, but Neilson's makes more sense. So bring back the Danish Bar, the new generation would love them. PS This would not be impossible. Old Dutch Chips bought back the "Mexican Chile" flavored chips after many requests and a signed petition.
Steen - January 03, 2009 - Report this comment
I've been searching online for info about the good ol' Neilson's Danish bar that I remember loving as a young child and this is the first place I've finally found with mention of it. I sure hope someone picks up the ball and starts making them again. They were so different from the rest of the run-of-the-mill brown chocolate stuff in candy-wrappers.
Dan - January 04, 2009 - Report this comment
Very good chocolate bar. I have a friend at Neilsons and only if enough people sign the online petition will they bring it back. Thats over 15,000 people.
Eddie G. - January 27, 2009 - Report this comment
Yes!! I remember this candy bar was in "competition" with the 10:30 candy bar... which was very similar, but I think that the Danish had a stronger cinnamon flavor while the 10:30 was a bit sweeter. Both were good, and if we couldn't get one, then the other was more then welcome! At that time, each bar cost 16 cents!!!
AN - February 05, 2009 - Report this comment
I'm so glad I found this - I'm not crazy after all. Every time I wistfully describe the cinnamon danish bar for people, I get blank looks - nobody remembers them except me! Probably my favourite when I was 9 years old... I used to get them in Ottawa, but I'm out west now, maybe they didn't sell them out here?
Michie - March 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Hahaha that happens to me too! People have no idea what I am talking about when I mention it. I have been searching for the name of this delicious chocolate bar I remember when I was a kid! It was soo good!! Bring it back!!
Laurie - March 26, 2009 - Report this comment
Absolutely the same for me! NOBODY else remembers them, yet I made myself sick on them one spring! They were just SO delicious, and so different! Would love to see them brought back!
Christine - April 20, 2009 - Report this comment
Does anyone have a picture of the Candy Bar?
Joe - May 04, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember this bar!!! The center was a wafer, like a Mr Big, right? It was, essentially, a white chocolate Mr Big.
Kalli - May 06, 2009 - Report this comment
This was my mom favorite. I remember buying her a case for Mother's day one year. They were so yummy. I remember thinking I was really grown up eating them since it was my mom's favorite, I thought they were for grown ups.
Morgan - May 08, 2009 - Report this comment
Like many of you I miss the Cinnamon Danish bar. I don't know why I was thinking of it just now, or why I searched for it. Perhaps it was because I was just shopping for a candy bar, and nothing really got me. The Cinnamon Danish was my favorite, but my wife and her family look at me strangely when I mention it. I guess those that liked it, liked it a lot.
Calgary Dad - May 11, 2009 - Report this comment
My family still talks about these bars that we used to enjoy on car rides. The only thing similar nowadays is Ultimate French Cremes by Dare, but they're a pale substitute. Bring back the Danish Bar as a retro favorite!
Reg - May 15, 2009 - Report this comment
Just for everyone’s interest I submitted a picture (twice) of the Cinnamon Danish bar wrapper for review. It has been a week and still no sign of the picture. I guess the picture review committee must be on holidays. Sorry, hopefully one day it will be posted.
Matt - May 21, 2009 - Report this comment
I've been wondering about these bars for years. Loved 'em in the late '70's too. I thought I was going nuts! I don't even do dairy anymore, but if they brought these back I'd have to reconsider. They were kinda like a white chocolate Mr. Big. Ahhhhhhhhhhh! Nothin' like 'em!!
Shan - June 12, 2009 - Report this comment
I also loved them, and also remember that there were 2 flavours, the cinnamon, and the lemon. Wish I could have one now !
Sharon - June 15, 2009 - Report this comment
I loved them! I used to buy them in Calgary, in the 70s.
gina - July 18, 2009 - Report this comment
I thought I was the only person who knew about these yummy chocolate bars. I liked that they were white chocolate and had the zig zaggy reddish pink stripes. I don't remember it being too cinnamony,just melt in your mouth wafer and creamy chocolate
Theresa - July 26, 2009 - Report this comment
Had to search for the name. I was talking to my brother today and we both remembered them but could not remember the name. They were our favourite. Quite delicious. They melted in your mouth.
JANET - August 16, 2009 - Report this comment
I came to Canada in 1974 from the UK and had my first cinnamon danish candy bar, along with one called crunchwich, I love both of them and suddenly they were discontinued, no reason given, why do companies wait until you really love something and then take it away, that is what I would like to know ??????
Terry - September 15, 2009 - Report this comment
I used to buy a Cinnamon Danish bar at least once a week at the "Odd Spot" confectionery in Peace River, Alberta.
Treena stelter - September 26, 2009 - Report this comment
Holy crap I have been looking for this chocolate bar since I was in grade three. Finally the woman who owns the chocolate store in the Crossroads Farmers Market in Calgary told me it's name. I have asked every store I have been in about the Danish. So funny it's the thing I remember the most about being a kid is going to the Red Roster in Millwoods. Amazing,I am not the only one. It's like a episope of X Files. How do I start a petition like the one mentioned above?
Linda - October 01, 2009 - Report this comment
What memories, when I was like 7 or so my dad would give us our tiny allowance and we'd go pick a treat at the old style general store in Nova Scotia. I used to like saving my money but I'd always spend it to buy my cinnamon danish. I'll never forget the wafer and delicate cinnamon taste. As I get older I'm not into brown chocolate as much but I would totally become re-addicted to cinnamon danish, I would totally sign a petition to bring it back.
LInda - October 01, 2009 - Report this comment
going off track but another favorite was BarSix kinda like a KitKat but the wafer had this cool kinda burnt flavour
Anita - November 05, 2009 - Report this comment
Whoever said it was like a Mr Big bar is right. I recently ate a Mr Big bar and instantly remembered a similar bar with white coating and cinnamon flavour. Could not for the life of me remember the name. I don't think I would ever have come up with "Cinnamon Danish" but surely that's what it was. Too bad there's no picture on here.
Sue - November 09, 2009 - Report this comment
I live in the States but used to vacation every summer outside of Port Colbourne, Ontario. The local store was Concessi's and I used to get my 'fix' of these yummy morsels of goodness there. We never had them down here, so no one has ever been able to walk down memory lane with me about these....I am salivating just remembering!
Dee - November 20, 2009 - Report this comment
OMG there are about 50 of us here that have been trying to remember the name of that bar for about 20 years. I remember it was a lot like a Mr Big Bar only in White. Everyone here remembered the bar but not the name, and it's been driving us crazy! Nielson if you are listening BRING THEM BACK PLEASE!!!!
Reg - November 22, 2009 - Report this comment
It has been six months and still no sign of my picture of the Cinnamon Danish Bar wrapper. Unfortunately this website has been idle since 2008.
andy - December 17, 2009 - Report this comment
Neison Danish. 1970's. Snackbar after hockey practice at the Woodbine Arena in Don Mills. Mmmm Mm! I can still taste it.
andrew - December 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Brent - January 12, 2010 - Report this comment
I also remember them. They were so good.
Jennie - January 27, 2010 - Report this comment
OMG! My boyfriend and I started talking about our fave childhood bars a couple of yrs ago and it turned out we both loved the same one but weren't sure what it was called (obviously we were meant to be together). Whenever we'd pass by an "old fashioned" candy store I'd go in and describe it, but they never knew what I was talking about. I know, same story as everyone else here - but now we know! Thanks for the jpg link; I got teary just looking at it. :-) Yes, this bar MUST come back. What to do, what to do....
Dave - February 01, 2010 - Report this comment
I won't re-hash the same friggin sentiments as everyone else here...this is like a support group me " name is Dave, and I have a problem." I now have a name to send to Neilson to see about getting things rolling.
Wayne - February 04, 2010 - Report this comment
Sniff sniff...they were awesome...
Brad P - February 24, 2010 - Report this comment
I loved the Cinnamon Danish bars. It was only a couple days ago a couple friends and I were talking about different bars and candy we used to enjoy growing up. I can still remember where I was when I ate one last. Funny how something spark a memory. Hope someone can bring them back!
Kim - March 04, 2010 - Report this comment
Oh my gosh,people! I have been telling people about my favorite candy bar for years. All I would get was blank stares...I'm so happy to hear I'm not alone. They have a special place in my heart..My grandpa would take me for our weekly run to Tomchuk's Store in Cooks Creek, MB for groceries and I would get a Danish bar and a pepsi. I'm so happy to know that I haven't been losing my mind for years!!!!
Michelle - March 30, 2010 - Report this comment
I have been trying to figure out the name of these for ever...people I would tell would think I was crazy! I remember buying these as a little kid...I hope that they bring them back!! MMMmmm
Sheri - April 08, 2010 - Report this comment
I have been searching for the name of that candybar forever. The same has been happening to me...blank stares from everyone. I live in upstate NY though not Canada....hmmm. It has to be the same bar. White with the pink swirl,late 70's, wafer and crispies.
Jim - April 29, 2010 - Report this comment
Bring this back. PLEASE. It was up there with Baby Ruth and Reese's Cups in the candy bar Hall of Fame, as far as I'm concerned. I can still remember how it looked sitting in the candy machine that was in my friend's father's gas station. It probably cost a quarter back then! Bring it back, I'll PAY...
Newfoundland - May 20, 2010 - Report this comment
Yes, I loved those bars as a kid growing up in Newfoundland in the 70's. I was looking for a picture, but no luck.
Mario from Montreal - July 19, 2010 - Report this comment
Wow, I don't know why, I had this memory of my youth back in the 70s eating a Danish bar, I would pay a lot today to taste it again, where do we sign the petition to bring it back! PLEASE PLEASE I want this bar back on the market!
R&C from Alberta - July 24, 2010 - Report this comment
We have been talking about this chocolate bar for years. Both of us loved this and agree that they should be brought back. Will they taste as delicious as we both remember?
Matt - September 25, 2010 - Report this comment
My wife and I were reminiscing about this lost chocolate bar of our youth. Glad to see we're not alone. It should be back (soon I hope) with all these retro candy stores opening up.
Johnny in T.O. - November 03, 2010 - Report this comment
This was my FAVOURITE chocolate bar of all time! There's just nothing like it. I remember the original, and then later on they came out with the Lemon Danish, and am I losing my mind or wasn't there briefly also a Cherry version too?? I seem to remember seeing all 3 colours of bars lined up beside each other on the racks in front of cash registers: white chocolate with brownish-orangy swirls on top (cinnamon danish), or yellow swirls (lemon danish), or pink swirls (cherry danish). Am I just imagining this? What gets me is, when I walk into one of these "retro candy" stores and frantically search for it and then explain to the people who work there what I'm so eagerly hungering for, NOBODY knows what I'm talking about and they act like like I'm nuts cuz they weren't even born yet when they were available. At least get some staff in there who KNOW 70s candy fer cryin' out loud!
Tammy in NY - November 04, 2010 - Report this comment
Me and my bff's Laurie and Cindy have been racking our brains trying to figure out the name of this lucious candy bar that we used to by after school at the corner store. I still can remember the smell and taste it was awesome. And Laurie is my hero because she found it. We sure would love to see this bar come back. It was awesome.
Shaun - November 17, 2010 - Report this comment
There was mention above of a petition -- is there a link? Like all of you, I have VERY fond memories of this 'chocolate' bar and every time I have a "Mr. Big" (just had a bite of my kids' Halloween candy) I recall the "Danish" quite fondley...
kevzpawz - November 20, 2010 - Report this comment
Okay; so all we need now is a petition to sign. 15000 should be easy.
kevzpawz - November 20, 2010 - Report this comment
I have just opened a petition please sign up. Once we reach the 15000 needed signatures I will forward to Cadbury Thanks. Please visit
Ginger - January 03, 2011 - Report this comment
I FOUND YOU FRIENDS!! Wow. I've been looking forever! I had the same experiences (blank stares) when I described this treat!! What a fun page - thanks so much. I've signed the petition - everyone sign!!!
Garry - January 18, 2011 - Report this comment
All these comments are great. I remember a few years ago asking people about these bars and very few people remembered it. People thought I was nuts. Mr. Big is how I get my fix. Not the same but it helps bring back the memories.
RaeAnne - March 27, 2011 - Report this comment
OMG!! OMG!! WHERE IS THE PETITION? I miss you so much Danish!! lol
Retro - April 02, 2011 - Report this comment
Petition is here:
Ida - April 11, 2011 - Report this comment
My mom and I loved this chocolate bar. Going to sign petition for sure. Glad to see so many Albertans on here!!!!!
Shelly - April 11, 2011 - Report this comment
I have been looking for these for years! It was my favorite back in the 70's. I used to buy them when I lived in Newfoundland, Canada. So good. We need them back!!!
Ren - May 12, 2011 - Report this comment
I lived in Canada in the seventies and me and my sister have fond memories of this bar. I would order some to be sent to the UK. Please bring them back even just for a one off batch
Mary Jane - May 31, 2011 - Report this comment
We lived in small town Squamish BC in the 70's my sister and I would get our allowance and run to the store for our favorite cinnamon danish mmm yummy. I hope we can get them back.
jojo - July 06, 2011 - Report this comment
i can't imagine having to see the return of this chocolate bar! Totally amazing,delicious........ Bring it back!!!!!!
G.Ritchie - July 15, 2011 - Report this comment
There has never been a better bar in the world. I estimate I consumed just over 800 bars in it's too brief run, I was simply addicted to the regular cinnamon only. The lemon was horrid. Please sign the petition above started by kevzpawz, but I don't think they'd revive it with a million signatures. My wife and I are attempting to reproduce them here at home in the meantime.
Mark R - July 16, 2011 - Report this comment
This is so cool. As i read these posts I totally relate. Anytime I start to mention the Danish Bar, i always get the deer in the headlights look. I used to pack the Danish Bar in my school lunch everyday. Grade 7. 1976. I stopped when the prettiest girl in Grade 8 discovered I had them and everyday I ended up spliting it with it was her favorite too :)
RC - August 28, 2011 - Report this comment
I remember them in Buffalo, NY circa 1975. Mmmmmm!
Sue S - September 05, 2011 - Report this comment
I loved this bar as a little girl. I remember it, the taste smell. Wish they would bring it back.
mike - September 08, 2011 - Report this comment
I am sending the petition link to all my email contacts we need to be heard
j - October 06, 2011 - Report this comment
is petion link good I cant seem to get there anyone else?
G.Ritchie - October 09, 2011 - Report this comment
Link is still good. Only 77 people. Almost a whole year too, oh oh.
S.j.Bowden, Alberta - October 10, 2011 - Report this comment
This IS like a support group! I echo the sentiments of all of you and have just now stumbled onto this site. I will sign the petition, but I believe I know the problem. I have friends who for years talked about these, but didn't have a clue what their name was. My Dad owned a poolroom where people literally bought caseloads of them. We send out forwards to people all the time for trivial things. Why not this? A description of the bar and the link, and ask them to forward to their friends? Fingers crossed...
Ophelia30ca - October 26, 2011 - Report this comment
Loved that candy bar so much! My mom would treat me during grocery shopping trips in Humboldt SK. I can't seem to access the link for the petition though.
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Claudia - November 01, 2011 - Report this comment
I"m like everyone else here...totally adored them...and was the ONLY bar I ever bought at good ol"Anne of Green Gables in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Everyone I ever talk to about them can't seem to remember them but I KNEW I didn't imagine them. That clear wrapper with the brown paper other bar looked or tasted like that. EVER.
Rhonda - November 19, 2011 - Report this comment
I still think about the Cinnamon Danish bar and Chew Chews (my favorite packaged cookie ever - Nabisco, I think). When I travel to the US or Europe I still look for these childhood treats 30 years later. Will it take an "Occupy" movement to bring them back :)?
Don - December 07, 2011 - Report this comment
Grew up in Sask. and have fond memories of this bar. Very few seem to remember it though! It was kind of similar to a Mr. Big in weight and feel but the smell and taste were unique and sooooo much better! I recall it from circa mid-70s to possibly the very early 80's. Someone mentioned the Bar Six... I was hit with a wave of nostalgia as I hadn't even thought of that bar since it was in the stores! Still somehow I recalled what its 2 wrappers looked like (confirmed by GIS). :)
D'Arcy - January 17, 2012 - Report this comment
Growing up in Ottawa i remember buying these @ Ayoub's Variety on Pleasant Park Road. They were a quarter - $0.27 with tax. The white chocolate with a hint of cinammon and that clear wrapper - classic bar for sure; in fact, the only bar i bought as a child. Sure would be nice to see them come back into the market, even as an "in & out"! Pepsi brought a cane sugar 'retro version' back into the market last year called "throw back" in the old can as well. Cadbury (Nielsen) should carefully consider this strategy!
MJay - February 14, 2012 - Report this comment
Wow and yes..I loved that bar..That would such trip down nostalia road if they made that Danish again, to the same recipe.. The 70´s.. what a great time to grow up in.. :)
Cinnamon nostalgia - March 11, 2012 - Report this comment
I remember these bars from the year Jaws came out in the theatre. I can still taste and smell them. Reading most of theses posts - its like taking the words from my mouth. I had no money but when I did I got one of theses bars. Neilson please! Bring these back.
mookoobee - March 19, 2012 - Report this comment
mmm These bars were delicious. I remember as a young kid this bar being my choice of favourites.
DDoe - April 25, 2012 - Report this comment
Hadn't thought of this bar in decades! Ate something today that triggered a faint memory - tastes are good for that - and google search uncovered this thread. Wasn't my favorite bar but I did enjoy my share of them.
darrenw - June 03, 2012 - Report this comment
been thinkin about this candy bar for years,where is or where can i find the online petition?I bet there be 15,000 signatures within a couple hours if everyone knows where to go to sign the petition...tried to google it,takes me to this page...
DQ - June 09, 2012 - Report this comment
I'm so happy to know there's a loyal following of this amazing chocolate bar! I have looked through every retro candy store and I too get puzzled looks from people who've never heard of it. I will sign the petition and get my kids to sign as they are eager to try this wonderful delight!! My daughter is trying to make pancakes with white chocolate and cinnamon to reproduce the taste! Anyone have a picture of one???
Dan - June 21, 2012 - Report this comment
I have a picture of the Cinnamon Danish.
Rick - August 11, 2012 - Report this comment
Loved them as a young teenager, I heard there was cocaine in them,and that was why they pulled them from the market, they were addictive for sure,but man they were so good
Darren - August 14, 2012 - Report this comment
I ate this bar every day when I was 7 living in Niagara Falls, then it disappeared. I have been looking for it ever since. Danish Bar! was the best! Bring it back!
Len N. - August 30, 2012 - Report this comment
37 years ago walking to the Leedale Country General Store... about 15 miles out of Rimbey Alberta...i was 5 years old... loved those bars... as someone above mentioned i do believe there was a 3rd flavor... but i dont think it was cherry, it was strawberry...i would walk half a mile to the store with red 2 dollar bill to buy her some cigerettes... with the change i would buy a coke or a Dannish bar... i am sitting here with tears reading everyones storys...i am glad to have found you...and i am very happy i am not crazy...
Randy in Calgary - September 04, 2012 - Report this comment
Picture here (only one in existence LOL): Loved these...remember getting them in 'bulk' at the candy store in Banff, out of a jar by weight in the mid '70s. Also at the 7-11 in Willow Park on Acadia Drive.
PETER - November 25, 2012 - Report this comment
Wow! I have often thought of these bars that I enjoyed so much! A Google search and here I am. Used to pig out on these after I delivered the newspapers as a kid!
Missing the Danish - December 06, 2012 - Report this comment
Ditto all the comments about other people not remembering this gem of a candy bar. I LOVED these bars and was so sad when they stopped selling them. Where do I sign the petition?
Erwin - December 29, 2012 - Report this comment
Just another kid from the 70s craving this chocolate bar. I can't believe we all found this from the same 35 year craving. Incredible. Bring back the Cinnamon Danish Bar!!!!
Sask boy - January 02, 2013 - Report this comment
Wierd,I have been thinking about this bar for yrs, finally a friend and I brainstormed thinking of the name, anybody have any pics
kerry - March 09, 2013 - Report this comment
I am so glad I found this page! I have been trying to find the name of this chocolate bar for years! Like another comment on this board, I too bought these bars at the Red Rooster in Mill woods in the early 80's. Absolutely loved them. Bring back the cinnamon bar!
SteveM - March 11, 2013 - Report this comment
Wow! I loved it! I didn't like milk chocolate and had them often when I went bowling in Sudbury, Ont. Agreed! Bring them back!
Michelle - April 07, 2013 - Report this comment
I have gone to virtually every retro candy store I come across and asked if they could make a request to their suppliers to get the Danish bar back. You would think that with the popularity of retro candy they would bring them back. They were hands-down my favorite.
kathy - April 21, 2013 - Report this comment
OK...Remember Bar Six...Wig Wag...(now called "Curly Whirly" found them in Winnipeg at the Forks...Just ate one...YUMMY!!
Reenie - June 05, 2013 - Report this comment
Ahhhh the Cinnamon Danish, I too remember eating this bar back in the 70's. I have only 1 friend that remembers them , everyone else thinks I'm crazy. There's a retro candy store here in NB called Freaks Lunch Box they many of the chocolate bars that we used to get from the UK including the Caramac, that was another of my favourites. I decided if the company does not bring the Cinnamon Danish back I'll just make them. I took plain sugar wafers, melted white chocolate threw in some rice krispies and cinnamon and mix then pour over the wafer, voila! Homemade Cinnamon Danish bar. Not identical but close and yummy . :)
ChrisD - June 24, 2013 - Report this comment
I am not losing my marbles! I remembered eating an awesome cinnamon bar in the 70's, but I just couldn't remember the name. Definitely time to bring them back!
teresa - July 07, 2013 - Report this comment
omg....Can someone bring these back in...I cried when I found thiso site..memories...brought back..of eating them...and enjoying them...yes 27 cents back then..what a delight...
lw - August 03, 2013 - Report this comment
It's the same here. Many people look at me like I'm nuts. Telling me I have the name wrong. I believe it was back in 75ish and I would ask my dad to buy me one. Nelson was having a contest and I had to collect all the letters to spell NELSON, once I had all the letters I would get a free movie ticket to go to the show. I was successful I think i ended up with two. Goes to show how many cinnamon danishes I ate. They were the best of the best. I think they should bring them back just for a trial run.
Jen Booth - August 19, 2013 - Report this comment
My sister used to buy Neilson's Danish for me when I attended grade 9 at Dunnville High School from 1974-1975. It was her one kind act towards me, she was usually horrible. It was my favourite at the time, then it was discontinued. I thought it was very popular, it is odd that they decided to cease making it.
bill gould - August 25, 2013 - Report this comment
I use to love those I bought them by the box I think it was 1979 or 1980 since I eat my last one what I would do just to be able to buy them again
Shauna D - September 03, 2013 - Report this comment
I have been trying to remember the name of this old favorite of mine.. Don't really remember the cinnamon flavour but remember the pink marbled candy coating and the crispy wafer and caramel.. Loved it!! Wish they still made them
Lee - September 07, 2013 - Report this comment
I am certain the name of the cinnamon danish was "Danish Delight". An American friend of mind loved them :)
kenna - September 18, 2013 - Report this comment
I agree with everyone on here... these werer wonderful... and now I know they weren't a figment of my imagination!
Todd - September 29, 2013 - Report this comment
I grew up out West and remember going to the corner store for my Danish Bar fix. I can still see the candy shelf in my mind, but the only candy I can clearly see is the Danish bar. Oh how I miss you!
Lori - October 21, 2013 - Report this comment
I have been thinking of these bars since I was a teen and used to buy them all the time white with pink swirls they were so good and then gone. It sure would be nice to see them make a comeback . Thirty some years later and I always think of them when I buy a chocolate bar
Linus - October 29, 2013 - Report this comment
As a child growing up in Connecticut, not only do I remember this bar, but if memory serves, it's COUNTERPART/RIVAL was a bar called the... 10:30! I have been trying for the past 23 years to find either of these bars, to no avail. Heck, a lot of people have never even HEARD of them where I now live! (California)
NostalgicTooth - November 13, 2013 - Report this comment
I just had a new cereal bar - if you want to call it that - okay, so Cinnamon Toast Crunch has a line of bars and muffin mix now, believe it or not. But I came looking for this page just to report that I was immediately flown back in time at the initial smell, and taste, of these as identical to my long-lost and beloved Danish bar
wendy - November 22, 2013 - Report this comment
OMG! ive been looking for these for yrs. my favorite and always wondered y they quit selling them. they did not sell them very long so devastating. :)
bob white - November 27, 2013 - Report this comment
hey gimme my white chocolate danish back.
Debra kalynuik - December 01, 2013 - Report this comment
I was just having a conversation with my grown kids and I was telling them about my first experience realizing that just because you like a product doesn't mean it will always be out there. I feel like I'm in a support group, on this page. I too have described this bar to people and they look at me like I'm crazy. I was beginning to think I was remembering it wrong and that maybe it was home made and just sold in the nearest store. BEST CHOCOLATE BAR EVER. I used to buy them at the Canex in Petawawa, Ont. Please bring it back!! Devoted...
debra kalynuik - December 01, 2013 - Report this comment
I just submitted a picture of the bar and wrapper. Hopefully they'll post it soon. But makes you want it even more!!
John Beam Out - December 25, 2013 - Report this comment
It's so cool that this page exists. Growing up in Buffalo, I remembered these as my favorite candy bar, but couldn't remember the name, only that they were Neilson. They looked so distinctive, too. With most other candy bars there are "clones" or similar style bars. NOT THIS ONE! Can't they bring them back?
Karfin - January 22, 2014 - Report this comment
Oh I can't believe others remember this bar too... I loved this candy bar. I remember if I found a dime in the street I would head straight to the convenience store in Bon Accord, AB and buy a Danish! So delicious! I would definitely sign a petition. Although part of me wonders if they would taste as good as our memories of them.
Don - January 25, 2014 - Report this comment
Thank You For this page, I have been trying to think of the name of this candy bar for years!! I wish they would bring it back.
Denise - February 13, 2014 - Report this comment
I loved this chocolate bar!!! I thought possibly it might be sold in Europe but looking at this site, I think it's gone for good! I would definitely buy it if I could find it!!
Blaine - February 21, 2014 - Report this comment
I remember the danish delight bar a very good bar Another bar from my youth was a wig wag..caramel toffee remember the commercial for wig wag how do you eat your wig wag showed people smacking the bar on too tables and hands Back to the Danish Delight the bar was really good I remember it was a summer 70s camping in Radium Hot Springs yes would buy this chocolate bar if it was available also the pep chew was a good bar
Reg - February 23, 2014 - Report this comment
Wow! I have not been on this site since 2009. I am impressed with the amount of fans. The "bring back the cinnamon danish" petition is still very much alive. 145 people on the list……...just 14,855 to go. It's funny how many years have past and I still can remember the taste like it was yesterday.
MJ - June 02, 2014 - Report this comment
Someone else posted this pic but had to repost it! My best friend and I lived on these one summer - tenting in the backyard, eating a Danish Bar and Hostess chips - me Sour Cream and Onion, she had Ketchup flavor:) We were usually obsessing over the latest Tiger Beat magazine. Such great memories! Here is the link to the picture :
CanadianJewel - September 19, 2014 - Report this comment
OMG thought I was imagining that this bar exisited!! It was my favorite! No one I know even remembers this white bar with the pink drizzle on it and the hint of cinnamon! Glad to know it really did exist! Wish they'd bring it back...
Randy - March 24, 2015 - Report this comment
Remember eating these quite often. One of the only bars i ate and was my favorite by far. Eat Mr. Big as a substitute. But a pale comparsion. Please bring it back. I'm sure it will be a top seller by far. It was the creamy cinnamon taste that did it for me.
Lisa K - June 12, 2015 - Report this comment
I'm so glad there are other people who remember the Danish candy bar! I asked friends my age and none of them remember it, but it was a favourite of mine as a kid! Just seeing the photo makes me relieved that I didn't imagine it! I also see Treasures, which was like Caramilk but with different flavours inside.
Peggy Slobodian - August 02, 2015 - Report this comment
Please bring back Cinnamon Danish bar. Have a picture on Facebook.
JP - August 09, 2015 - Report this comment
Me too i remember that delicious treat. And when i talk to my wife of the nostalgia of this tasty chef d'oeuvre, she says that i'm living in the past! Maybe but this past was marvelous. Please bring back the Neilson Danish Bar!
Jokerkimmie - August 12, 2015 - Report this comment
I was looking for the name of this bar. My mouth is salivating just remember it ! I used to buy it at Pinders in Dundas, Ontario. Oh, I wish they would make it again !
Lucie - October 04, 2015 - Report this comment
OMG!!! My siblings and friends would look at me like I was from Mars... None of them remember this chocolate bar, they thought I dreamt it up lol. My son stumbled on this site saying ... Mom, that chocolate bar you would tell us about actually existed and there are many people looking for it just like you. How about it Neilsen, bring it back. It was the best chocolate bar ever.... My childhood days would be me walking to the corner store in Hamilton, On and this was my treat.
Gloria - October 10, 2015 - Report this comment
Wow I cannot believe how many people, besides myself, that loved and miss this delicious bar. I LOVED them and wish they would bring them back.
FreeMind - October 14, 2015 - Report this comment
I googled this bar that I loved as a kid to show my kids what is was. I see that there are so many others that loved this bar too. Bring it back Neilsen!
Nanni - November 14, 2015 - Report this comment
A delicious childhood memory, wish they would bring it back💕😊
Barry - February 03, 2016 - Report this comment
It was about 1974 when I first had this candy bar . . . and a bond was made . . . did life get any better for a 13 year old than this??
Inspired - February 17, 2016 - Report this comment
A summer of love...Mom and I were both addicted. Every trip I made by bike to the convenience store for family I received a bar as my reward. Needless to say I was always happy to go. P.S. It also contained rice krispies.
zedex - March 26, 2016 - Report this comment
Ha. I was just telling the wife that i loved Mr big as a small town Saskatchewan kid, and she knew that bar. Then a mentioned "cinnamon Danish" as my other all time favorite and i got a blank stare. Gave her a description on what it looked like. Nope. Nothin. Googled it with a picture and she still had never seen it before. So good.
Mattbar - April 19, 2016 - Report this comment
I too long for a taste of the 70s in the form of that unique treat. Oh, my. That would be awesome. I must have purchased a few dozen one summer at a store here in Ottawa. Mister Big does come somewhat close. I thought I was the only one!
Brenda - May 16, 2016 - Report this comment
I so miss the Cinnamon Danish Bars. Every time I mention it people, they have no idea what I'm talking about. I ate these bars all the time, my favorite. Please bring it back.
Brad - June 10, 2016 - Report this comment
Dang it was so my favorite as wall. That and the Wig wag bar. :(
Steve - October 19, 2016 - Report this comment
No bar compares to the DANISH. Here one day gone another. How dare they!!!!!! Bring back the DANISH, bring back the DANISH~~~ Oh the memories. I never thought that so many people thought the way I did and still do!!
Ben - November 09, 2016 - Report this comment
The Cinnamon Danish was without a doubt the most delicious bar I ever tasted. I used to buy them almost daily at the store near my Edmonton Journal bundle stop in the late 70s then one day gone - why?!
Sky - December 02, 2016 - Report this comment
I remember the Cinnamon Danish bar, as well. It was so good I went looking for it today online, hoping to find one and buy it again. Why hasn't anyone made them? I wish they had continued..
KAM - January 16, 2017 - Report this comment
I loved this bar. Found an image of it here:
Dave from Argentia - March 27, 2018 - Report this comment
I remember buying this candy bar when I was living in Newfoundland in the mid 70s. I was living in the (now defunct) U.S. Navy Base in Argentia. It's possible I bought it inside the base, but I more than likely bought it in Dunville, Placentia or one of the small towns outside the base. A true candy bar, because there was no chocolate, but rather a white creamy cinnamon wafer crunch, etc. Very unique. I have very fond memories of Newfoundland, and this was one of them. It would be nice if they could bring it back!
Steve - April 18, 2018 - Report this comment
Amazing... I too thought I was the only one. What was in this candy bar that made it so good? Why did it just fade away? I would scrounge for bottles to return, just so I could buy another one!
Rick B - April 19, 2018 - Report this comment
Glad to see I'm not the only one that remembers this from their childhood. With the exception of my sister, nobody else my age seems to remember these things. So many candy bars we used to have that are no longer being made and I'm just not a fan of the same old things that have been around for years.
Cara - May 02, 2018 - Report this comment
WOW! I was a young girl living in Toronto and just loved Cinnamon Danish! I remember how it suddenly disappeared. Then, my family moved to California, and no Cinnamon Danish here, either! It was my absolute favorite.
Kathy - May 08, 2018 - Report this comment
I have never met anyone who remembers the cinnamon danish since the '70s when I used to get them all the time cuz they were so delicious!! So glad I found this site...would be so awesome if someone made something similar...YUM
Geoff - May 19, 2018 - Report this comment
Bring back the Danish Delight!!!! Someone start a petition, I'll sign!!!
garydean - July 19, 2018 - Report this comment
yes i remember this brand of candy bar they were awesome they were white with a clear wrapper anyway i had one of these back when i was a teenager back around 77 or 78 and they were delicious i think they should make a comeback.
Michelle - August 12, 2018 - Report this comment
This was my favourite candy bar! Whenever I told someone about it, no one seemed to remember! I used to walk to the variety store with my mom to get it in the summer as a treat. Loved it so much and I remember not being able to find it one day. It was so good! Reminds me of my childhood! Bring it back!!

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