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Written on: 02/01/2009 by bentleycat (1 review written)
My brother in law insists on buying me this box of chocolates every Xmas and birthday because about 10 years ago I said they were my favourites. Since they've been changed they are simply awful. They all taste the same, all the centres are the same flavourless "mush" and the chocolate is tasteless. I did complain after last Xmas but just got the standard letter saying they needed to update their flavours and the public now wanted a more continental style of chocolate. But people who want… Read Full Review
Written on: 22/12/2008
Dairy Box have always been my favourite chocolates but what on earth was Nestle thinking of when replacing a perfectly good product with a load of rubbish. I WILL NEVER BUY THEM AGAIN.
Bring back the originals. Each chocolate had a "waxy" taste, uugh, horrid… Read Full Review
Written on: 22/12/2008
Where do I start ?. Like many reviewers below I was looking forward to trying my Dairy Box as I hadn't eaten them for years and I had fond memories of them from the 1970's as a classic box of chocolates.
Was I disappointed ? YES
The selection has changed and there was not one I enjoyed. I ate 3 and through the rest in the bin. They also had an awful after taste of hydrogenated fat in them - which you don't get from the more high quality chocolates like Thornton's.
Will never be buying them… Read Full Review
Written on: 02/10/2008 by allabarra (6 reviews written)
Since 2007 the manufacturers seemingly decided to take a superb selection of chocolates and replace it with a bland mixture of soggy, sickly goo. There are many poor reviews on the new selection and many people have complained to Nestle, but they do not seem interested in the consumers or their opinions. A year later and they are still producing the same insipid selection. My feeling is that Dairy Box is probably purchased by unknowing people, as small gifts. My neighbour has just bought a box… Read Full Review
Written on: 02/08/2008
I too was totally disappointed when I received my Dairy Box for Mother's Day from my daughter. I have been eating these chocolates for years and they have always been a family favourite. They are so bland and terrible, I will NEVER buy these again. I wrote to Nestle to comment on how disgusted I was and begged them to bring back the originals. They did reply to advise that the chocolates had not changed in a long time and had to be updated, hu! Why meddle with something that is so good… Read Full Review
Written on: 01/08/2008 by speedyswimmer (1 review written)
Nestle Dairy Box used to be my favourites along with milk tray. I will not be eating them again, no good old fashioned centres, raspberry, coffee, toffee, nuts, orange cream, the new ones are BORING. Having bought a box a week for 10 years I'll at least save myself some money… Read Full Review
Written on: 20/03/2008
I used to love these chocs but now they have been replaced by continental style truffle centres, yuk, why trade this muck under same name, its misleading customers, just a waste of money now… Read Full Review
Written on: 14/01/2008 by angela mc minn (1 review written)
i bought a box of dairy box christmas time and i was very disappointed as they have taken out the best ones wich was full of flovour.the ones i bought was all truffle and praline and was nowear near the original ones i have been buing dairy box for years and will continue for many years to come,in my opinion if you should continue to sell the new version would it be possable to mark the to boxes differently… Read Full Review
Written on: 30/12/2007 by shereechocolate (1 review written)
Nestle Dairy Box Chocolates are soft and creamy. There's truffle in two of the chocolates, and it's not nice if you don't like stronger kinds of chocolate. It's an overall great box of chocolates to be given if someone is saying sorry!… Read Full Review
Written on: 20/12/2007 by bluey101 (1 review written)
The new (purchased December 2007) issue of these chocolates removes all individuality from the box pack and replaces it with a bland mix of chocolates which all taste the same beneath their interesting exterior. Daily Box was the favourite selection of both myself and my wife before now. As the current issue stands, the box is a great disappointment and is very definitely suited to those who like nutty chocolates and pralines (see Ferrero Rocher). There is essentially no variety in the… Read Full Review
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