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“Chemical smell and taste!!!!”

Written on: 25/12/2015 by RuthStuart (1 review written)

Absolutely terrible, plastic chemical smell not only hit you when you open tub the actual chocolates tasted of chemicals!!!! Apart from toffee penny but was totally put off, we have thrown 4 tubs away! Cannot be safe!!!! Chemicals, chemicals! Noooo quality at all!!!… Read Full Review

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“New cheap taste”

Written on: 18/12/2015 by qkPearson250 (1 review written)

Not nice. Used to be a firm family favourite, now every choc tastes slightly different, no luxury, toffees have changed consistency and taste. The choloate is thin and cheap tasting. The whole range has a slightly weird funky but not in a good way taste about it. In short not nice… Read Full Review

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“Nasty”

Written on: 27/11/2015 by 486McCullough (1 review written)

The chocolate doesn't taste the same. Strange taste… Read Full Review

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“very poor quality chocolate”

Written on: 30/10/2015 by Leonel426 (1 review written)

I used to love quality street, not anymore. The chocolates have a cheap taste with a strange after taste. What have Nestle done to this beloved brand. Artificial, artificial, artificial. In a word crappy!… Read Full Review

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“Stench of chemicals.”

Written on: 16/01/2015 by Marilyn30 (1 review written)

I don't know what's happened to these, but on opening the plastic tub you're assaulted by this faint whiff of weird chemicals. And it just gets worse from then on in. The 'chocolate' no longer tastes like chocolate, and has that faint vomit-aftertaste of American chocolate. Leaves a horrific greasy residue in the mouth after eating. Really genuinely disgusting product. Tastes like the cheapest of the cheap chocolate you've ever encountered… Read Full Review

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“Is it really chocolate?”

Written on: 14/01/2015 by Farleyqc235 (1 review written)

The taste of plastic is simply overwhelming - what a waste of potential resources… Read Full Review

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“Worse than Terrible...!”

Written on: 06/01/2015 by Konnorp194 (1 review written)

I have bought these for many many years and noticed a significant decline in the last 10 years. Such is the decline that they are now cheap junk at an expensive price, nothing quality at all. Appears to be yet another example of corporate greed being the ultimate priority with costs of quality simply an overhead they need to lose! … Read Full Review

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“3 times smaller than the original tin”

Written on: 04/01/2015 by calvinQQQQQ (1 review written)

RIP OFF. Did you know that it would take 3 plastic hexagon tubs to fill an original Quality Street tin and still fall short of the 2.5kg original weight. Again this year Nestle have reduced the weight and tub size as its no longer a tin to 850kg.! Cheap wrappers and cheaper smaller chocolate pieces. Will never buy again, a whole lot less for your money. Actually 3 times less..! We all remember the purple large tin at Christmas. It exists no more. How many favourite toffee pennies amongst other… Read Full Review

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“disappointed!”

Written on: 02/01/2015 by ogStrickland19 (1 review written)

Buy these year after year at Christmas- but this year I was disappointed in the quality of the chocolate. No idea what they've compromised on but it's been a serious fail. Shouldn't really be called 'quailty' street because there's no quality involved. Chocolate tasted like some cheap advent calendar chocolate, hard and didn't really melt in the mouth… Read Full Review

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Rabberto's Comment

Written on: 08/01/2015

Have to agree with you the chocolate seems more like the stuff you get in a pound shop. How sad that the favourite Christmas chocolate tin has been reduced to this.

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“bad value for money”

Written on: 25/12/2014 by Davon323 (1 review written)

All the favourites have been taken out, whatever happened to the cracknell? the tub is so small and i belong to the crowd that cannot stand the creams. … Read Full Review

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“what has happened to these”

Written on: 24/12/2014 by Kennav50 (1 review written)

I see i am not the only one to open this box of disappointment, the taste has changed to slight hint of petrol tasting garbage … Read Full Review

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“Chemical Street”

Written on: 09/10/2014 by Guillermov282 (1 review written)

Havent had quality street in years! So bought a tub to remember the good old days. My God! what has happened to them!!! As soon as you open the PLASTIC tub (what happened to the tin) the chemical smell hits you. Not sure if its the smell of the plastic or the wrappers. The smell has also seemed to have gone through to the sweets themselves, they are not nice at all, almost like a liqueur sweet. The only one that tastes the same as before are the toffee pennies..that i am glad of! Never again… Read Full Review

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“the new mouse”

Written on: 25/04/2014 by haMcNally405 (1 review written)

well i just tried the new mouse whatever they want to call it its the quality street green triangle yuk yuk what a load of rubbish its taste just like tesco or morrison own. i used to love the gree triangles and when i saw these mouse i thought oh i will so enjoy them,no chance not a trace of nut or the usuala tatse of quality street never again wil i waste money on this.please will ask does ANYONE FROM THE MANUFRACTOURS ever read these sites bet they dont and i bet i dont hear anything from… Read Full Review

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“What have you done!”

Written on: 20/04/2014 by Miles406 (1 review written)

I was really looking forward to that familiar smell and taste. I am very disappointed in taste flavour and quality. WHY. Why would you do that. Never again. As some else has stated my favourite was the purple wrapped chocolate also but now not even close to what it used to be. The chemical smell is awful… Read Full Review

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Rabberto's Comment

Written on: 08/01/2015

I also used to like the purple one. But the nut is tasteless small and chewy and the caramel tastes cheap.

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“Chemical taste/smell”

Written on: 18/01/2014

Bought from Morrisons in a 2 for £7 offer. OK, the container is plastic rather than a nice tin and the range of chocolates has long been reduced, but the chocolates and wrappers provided still seemed fine. Then I unwrapped a chocolate and the chemical smell(!) - from the wrapper that had 'leaked' onto the chocolate - hit me. It is absolutely disgusting - and really strong. What's going on? How can Nestle get away with this?… Read Full Review

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Oobovril's Comment

Written on: 19/01/2014

I has the same experience, as soon as I opened the container I knew something was not right. A strange chemical smell and the
sweets just did not taste right...threw the whole lot out.

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“Top tip...”

Written on: 07/01/2014 by comfortablynumb999 (3 reviews written)

Buy 2 tins of Quality Street and empty one into the other, then you will have a full tin! Not at all happy with the content, i think QS have ruined there Christmas feel by releasing the QS chocolate bars throughout the year, therefore spoiling the taste of Xmas. … Read Full Review

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“Who messed up Quality Street?”

Written on: 07/01/2014 by mikemarshall (1 review written)

Used to love Quality Street for Christmas 40 years ago. My wife just brought some home and they look the same but they are not. I thought they were made by Rowntree, but the tin says Nestle. Checked, yes they were bought out. The cynic in me said "typical, new management thinks they know better" Then I found this site and I'm not the only one to say this. The product is expensive but mediocre and trades on the good name of it's predecessor. … Read Full Review

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“Soylent Green?? pure evil”

Written on: 04/01/2014 by Abomination (1 review written)

These are EVIL. Nestle is a truly satanic company and don't ever think it's too far fetched that the ingredients are ritual abuse victims. You can sense pure evil if you are aware enough. Either way, these taste absolutely cussing VILE!!!!!… Read Full Review

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“Not good”

Written on: 28/12/2013 by Superkay1971 (1 review written)

We used to have them for Xmas!! Bought them this year and they are not nice!!! And also the amount that you paid for a couple of years ago is still the same but the weight has been a lot lot smaller wont be buying again and will also tell people not to buy!!… Read Full Review

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“Tastes awful”

Written on: 12/12/2013

I tried the Quality Street candies today for the first time. What an awful and disgusting piece of junk. The chocolate texture reminded me of a play-dough, the filling tasted like chemicals. You just taste sugar, fat and ... nothing else, really. Although it appears that these candies are long-time tradition, I absolutely won't miss it and for sure will not repeat the experience… Read Full Review

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