anthony | I recall buying some chocolate dipped Peak Freens at some point in the past decade too - I don't know why those didn't catch on! anthony | May 19, 2007 at 07:28 PM. I am devastated! Karen Woodwoth | Peak Freans Playbox cookies were sold in Canada under that name...I totally remember them from the 1970s. Peek Frean pioneered the modern British biscuit. I never cared much for Peek Frean's so-called shortbread, which I doubt had any butter in it at all, and chocolate-dipped cookies are the devil's dumptruck and must be shunned at all times. adee says: I remember eating these cookies when I was just a kid. There are 110 calories in 1 package (22 g) of Peek Freans Chocolate Chip Cookie. Gluten Free Flour Gluten Free Baking Wedding Cake Cookies Wedding Cakes Nice Biscuits 80s Food Girl Scouts Usa How To Make Wedding Cake Tray Bakes. September 09, 2006 at 06:17 PM, I was having a serious craving for a Petit Buerre today too. Author. I recall buying some chocolate dipped Peak Freens at some point in the past decade too - I don't know why those didn't catch on! some round. Bronwyn, I recall that I used to tease you about Chessmen being your favorite Pepperidge Farm variety; it was only later in life that I came to appreciate shortbread cookies. Carolyn V. | The photo is of a box of "Nice" biscuits, always my favorite: the overall crunchy blandness just barely relieved by a faint hint of cocoanut flavor and the sugar sprinkles on top. Gina | May 26, 2006 at 04:28 PM, Posted by: And who decided to discontinue them? « Zarah Leander, The Shortest Distance from Hitler to The Velvet Underground | I have had this jingle in my head for 20 years. If you haven't done so already, please add our site to your favorites and visit us again soon! Judi Davis | Ah the aroma! They've stopped making the shortbread? When I finally tasted a Peek Freans (ugh, that name), as an adult, I felt even more resentful: so this is what the adults were hoarding? Moving the Reel to Reel Catacombs to a New Site - A Very Special Last Post - Featuring Dora Hall!! (Expecting one shortly) Sorry!!! Posted by: Ships from and sold by Canadian Sweets Treats and other Specialties. Ah (as in an expression of shock). More information... People also love these ideas Pinterest. Posted by: Peek Freans Shortcake Biscuits cookie commercial featuring tiny children breaking into a box. August 25, 2006 at 10:10 PM, I can cure your Peek Freans obsession in 10 easy lessons. Read verified and trustworthy customer reviews for Peek Freans Cookie Outlet Store or write your own review. August 14, 2006 at 05:09 PM. Bronwyn C. | Sounds like that's a good thing. I never cared much for Peek Frean's so-called shortbread, which I doubt had any butter in it at all, and chocolate-dipped cookies are the devil's dumptruck and must be shunned at all times. If you don’t know the company Peek Freans, their most famous biscuits are either the digestive cookies, or those delicious cookies with the red jelly in the centre. It's great to hear from consumers who are looking for our products because it lets us know how much you enjoy them. The kids loved them, they were given to us as a treat. Posted by: This tasteless...biscuit? In the Caribbean and Canada, as of 2019, the brand name is owned by Mondelēz International, which makes the cookies in those areas in Toronto. Posted by: Posted by: Brand New. Bronwyn C. | PLEASE bring them back! Now with this whole Peek Frean thing I feel just terrible for you...you have my sympathies. My mother has a metal round cookie box with a picture of a young child holding a dog. i think canada still has them in production, i could send you some. In the UK, Europe and the United States, no products are made or sold under the brand name of Peek Freans as of 2019. What is the world coming to? Vidicated | The kids loved them, they were given to us as a treat. I haven't bought any in awhile but I used to love it. Snarfyguy | But Nice biscuits were delightful, plus they were named Nice. They're still much too good to waste on children. I don't know that I've ever eaten a Peek Frean, but the name has a strange effect on me. Posts November 5, 2009 at 11:16 am #650987. debdog42. Judi Davis | Ian W. | Kim McMiller Assoc Director, GCR Consumer Services, Posted by The Iowa Firecracker on May 26, 2006 at 04:12 PM in Bronwyn C's Posts, History | Permalink, Posted by: I can't believe Kim could leave you hanging like that! We ate them all of the time & they were great for ice cream sandwiches. Peek Freans Shortcake Biscuits/Cookies, 350 Grams/10.6 Ounces $6.83 ($0.56 / 1 Ounce) Only 3 left in stock - order soon. December 10, 2006 at 03:22 PM. Verrrrrry serious. There are 160 calories in 1 biscuit (34 g) of Peek Freans Nice Biscuits. My wife had never heard it and thought it was a figment of my imagination. Posted by: Ian W. | listener_paul | Listener FFG | "Peek Freans are a very serious cookie..much too good to be wasted on you rotten lousy kids!" My Dog Saunders and I used to enjoy them with our tea, and it's hard to think they simply no longer exist--sort of like Dog Saunders himself. (Expecting one shortly) Sorry!!! Posted by: http://www.canadaonly.ca/canadaonly.ca/market/namerica/cookies/index.html, Posted by: May 26, 2006 at 06:18 PM. But Nice biscuits were delightful, plus they were named Nice. Ah the aroma! September 07, 2006 at 10:56 PM. I would like to thank Bronwyn, Google, and Kraft for taking the time to prove my sanity. I haven't bought any in awhile but I used to love it. I fact, they sell a lot of Mr. Christie cookies as well. May 28, 2006 at 08:55 AM. Sounds like that's a good thing. May 27, 2006 at 03:49 PM. Posted by: Next. http://www.kraftcanada.com/en/ProductsPromotions/P-R/PeekFreans.htm | The Return of Wheezer: Pump Organ MP3s ». May 26, 2006 at 06:18 PM. Although these two are the most widely known, Peek Freans offers a great variety of cookies, and I have taken the liberty of rating my top five favourites. May 19, 2007 at 07:28 PM. Good riddance. Once this decision is made, we stop making the product and the remaining supply is shipped from our warehouse to the grocery stores.". Vindicated | A collection of delicious cookies great with Coffee or Tea. Christmas Pudding Race In Pakistan, as of 2019, the brand is owned by the ‘English Biscuit Manufacturers’ company. Is that the shortbread in the pic? Hope you laughed at me as much as I did when I found out the actual name is actually not much better!! I'm still wondering what happened to Hydrox. In my humble opinion these are the finest cookies ever made. This tasteless...biscuit? I was so sad when they were discontinued. Once this decision is made, we stop making the product and the remaining supply is shipped from our warehouse to the grocery stores. 10 reviews for Peek Freans Fruit Creme Biscuits. Peek Freans are extraordinarily serious cookies. I can't believe that they're they're discontinued, but that would explain why I haven't been able to find them anywhere. We deliver to your door. If products don't seem to be popular with our consumers, and demand starts to drop, a decision is made to discontinue the item. Toffifay is also "too good for kids, Toffifay is made for grownups"....and I think they're history too. May 29, 2006 at 01:11 PM. Posted by: PLEASE bring them back! And any annoying kid who 'plans to be an adult' should be eating spinach or crumpets or something if he liked adults so much. The photo is of a box of "Nice" biscuits, always my favorite: the overall crunchy blandness just barely relieved by a faint hint of cocoanut flavor and the sugar sprinkles on top. Lipwak | Jim, Posted by: I have had this jingle in my head for 20 years. « Zarah Leander, The Shortest Distance from Hitler to The Velvet Underground | Get full nutrition facts for other Peek Freans products and all your other favorite brands. Posted by: When I was a very young kid, the commercial jingle for Peek Freans (a very serious cookie) just made me incredibly resentful. Went to Canada in 1956 and lived with Mr. Bert Bryan who built the plant on Bermondsey Rd. From no sugar added to a source of fibre, Peek Freans Lifestyle Selections are cookies you can feel good about. If you are a copyright owner and believe that your copyrighted works have been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, here is our DMCA Notice. Our favorites were Arrowroot and Ginger. May 28, 2006 at 08:55 AM. I hope Kraft is happy with their big factories puking out individually-wrapped slices of cheese-like product. Posted by: Jim Bailey | The extraordinarily serious cookie lives on: http://www.kraftfoods.com/peekfreans/products/index.htm. There used to be one store in Portland when we moved here seven years ago that carried Peek Frean cookies. Carolyn V. | Large variety of Cookies to order online. I'll bet they're letting the Stella D'ora Breakfast Treats die too... oh the humanity??? Some were oval and They had a machine that made snow beacause it was better than plain water for the mixes. Thank you for visiting http://www.kraftfoods.com/ and for your interest in PEEK FREANS Biscuits. Launched on Oct. 1, 2012, following the spin-off of our North American grocery operations to shareholders, Mondelēz International is a new company in name and strategy. They had a machine that made snow beacause it was better than plain water for the mixes. Established in London in 1857, the company is known for creating classic biscuits that have sensational flavours. Peek Freans Digestive Biscuits/Cookies, 300 Grams310mls: Amazon.com.au: Grocery & Gourmet Food They've stopped making the shortbread? Peek Freens, Schmeek freens. Our family absolutely LOVED PF arrowroot cookies! The best part about these cookies aside from there deliciousness, Is the fact that these cookies haven't changed all these years. May 26, 2006 at 06:00 PM. But what happens after that?! Yeah, I'm sure they're still available in Canada. Hello, everybody--thanks for your comments. Kim McMiller Assoc Director, GCR Consumer Services, Posted by The Iowa Firecracker on May 26, 2006 at 04:12 PM in Bronwyn C's Posts, History | Permalink, Posted by: Oh, yeah--those ginger ones were good, too. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. 2 product ratings - Christie Peek Freans Assorted Creme Cookies 6 boxes Truly Canadian. Snarfyguy | OK but not as good as PF :(, Posted by: I've never seen one in person, by the way, let alone tasted one. Since 1857, Peek Freans has been offering a line of high quality everyday biscuits that have been cherished by people around the globe. Varieties made for the Nort… My wife had never heard it and thought it was a figment of my imagination. You can read the first part of this history here. C $55.04. My mother has a metal round cookie box with a picture of a young child holding a dog. Posted by: Is that the shortbread in the pic? And no I don't work for them! Some were oval and So I sang "peep freams are very serious", etc. Peek Freans Lifestyle Selections Cranberry Citrus Cookies, 290g/10oz, 6-Pk. I loved to have them for dessert after a Manwich (a sandwich is a sandwich but a Manwich is a meal), Posted by: OK but not as good as PF :(, Posted by: Oh, yeah--those ginger ones were good, too. Everyone we know thought they were great! But Nice biscuits were delightful, plus they were named Nice. May 24, 2007 at 04:58 PM. WmMBerger | I hope Kraft is happy with their big factories puking out individually-wrapped slices of cheese-like product. Posted by: Some brands of cookies, such as Peek Freans, combine the delicious sweetness of a biscuit with healthy ingredients such as flax, oats and bran for added nutrition. If products don't seem to be popular with our consumers, and demand starts to drop, a decision is made to discontinue the item. May 29, 2006 at 01:11 PM. Pete | I can't believe that they're they're discontinued, but that would explain why I haven't been able to find them anywhere. June 04, 2007 at 12:32 PM. Just don't like to see anyone go without their favorite nummies! September 05, 2007 at 12:26 PM. September 09, 2006 at 06:17 PM, I was having a serious craving for a Petit Buerre today too. May 26, 2006 at 05:21 PM. Good riddance. Rich | Saved by Wikimedia Foundation. I found a web site that ships Peek Freans cookies worldwide, called CanadaOnly.ca Adam B | I found a web site that ships Peek Freans cookies worldwide, called CanadaOnly.ca Just don't like to see anyone go without their favorite nummies! A Tasty Tradition Peek Freans has been a favourite of serious cookie-lovers for well over a century. This topic contains 0 replies, has 0 voices, and was last updated by debdog42 11 years, 1 month ago. 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