I love chocolate
Often a favourite for vending machines, Cadbury's Bar Six was a creamy chocolate bar with a wafer centre and hazelnut cream, they were very similar to a Chunky Kit-Kat. Bar Six had a orange wrapper and was wrapped in a soft foil.
This nougat/toffee classic covered in chocolate was most prolific in the 70s and 80s - even making a brief comeback in 2005. It had a great ‘Clint Eastwood’ catchphrase with after all, 'a man's gotta chew what a man's gotta chew'.
A true contender to the mighty Mars, Aztec bars was a must in the 1970’s. I remember newsagents with a life-size cardboard Aztec warrior stuck outside the entrance, and a lavish TV ad filmed at a real Aztec temple in
This was a chocolate covered muesli bar, produced by Nestle. The TV advert for this was almost as good as the chocolate bar. A bloke skiing down a mountain and saying, “I’ll risk it for a Swiss Kit.” I still say to my kids 40 years later, if they want me to do things for them, “I would risk it for a SwissKit!”