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azredhead34
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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:02:57 PM
The apple fruit pies and powdered donettes for me! Going the Hostess Outlet today!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:06:07 PM
I used to LOVE the Hostess Orange Cupcakes. I haven't had one in years but those were always my favorite.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:06:58 PM
Ding dongs or The cupcakes

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:08:26 PM
hohos - frozen

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:08:32 PM
HoHos!! I remember as a kid mom taking us to "the bread store" and we could choose a treat...sad that they are gonna be gone now.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:09:52 PM
The yellow or orange cupcakes were my favorite growing up! Dd loves donettes and my sister loves HoHos.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:18:21 PM
Ho Ho's and Snowballs

azredhead34
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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:19:12 PM
Ohhh I forgot about snowballs!! Those are MIL favorite she will be so sad! I better buy her a box for christmas!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:28:46 PM
Chocodiles!! They are hard to find but they are the best! People say they are the chocolate covered twinkie but the cake inside is much better! I will miss those.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:29:25 PM
Little Debbie Swiss cake rolls

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:32:30 PM
I loved them all but my faves were Snowballs and Ding Dongs.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:35:14 PM
When I was a teenager, we got into the habit of microwaving a Ding Dong for about 20 seconds. It kind of melted the filling and turned the frosting really fudgy. Yum! I don't think I've had one since then. I may have to look for a box before they disappear!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:42:39 PM
Frozen chocolate cupcakes. My mom always stored them in the freezer. Snowballs are a close second.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:45:41 PM
It's been years and years since I had snowballs but they were my favorite.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 1:54:28 PM
As a kid ding dongs and twinkies. As an adult suzy qs and snowballs. I still will eat one as a special treat. It isn't yummy bakery chocolate cake, but sometimes they hit the right spot in deliciousness.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:00:25 PM
ding dongs!!!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:01:24 PM
Ding Dongs! Although they were called King Dons where I grew up.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:01:59 PM
Raspberry Zingers!! Mmmm...

Krispy Kreme makes a cake to resemble the Hostess chocolate cupcake. It is so very good. OMG. So, if you're having withdrawals... there's always that. It's enormous and delicious.


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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:02:45 PM
The orange cupcakes are my favorite. I made sure to buy one at the gas station today. It is the only store that is open when I start work.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:03:00 PM

Raspberry Zingers!! Mmmm...



mine too

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:15:39 PM
Dingdongs!!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:17:40 PM
I'll admit it...I love a Twinkie.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:18:47 PM
Crumb donettes or however they are spelled.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:20:13 PM
Blackberry pie. I haven't had ones in eons, and though I am tempted to go pick up one last one....I won't!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:21:17 PM
Snowballs . I'm going to grab a bunch and freeze them.


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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:21:46 PM
Twinkies!!!
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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:22:14 PM
Lemon Pie
Cherry Pie
SuzyQs

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:23:31 PM
I'm a Raspberry Zinger fan too.

I just don't eat them anymore...haven't had one in years. I guess I need to go and see if I can't find them once more before they disappear.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:30:11 PM
When I was a kid my mom and I always liked Suzy Q's and Snowballs. That's how long it's been since I've had a Hostess treat. I don't want any, but maybe I'll buy some Snowballs for my mom.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 2:39:29 PM
Elizabeth! (eebud), I didn't know you liked the orange Hostess Cupcakes too!

The nearest place I can get them is 45 miles away... so I don't guess I'll even get to savor a LAST orange cupcake. I've had SUCH a hard time the last 22 years getting them. I got them from the Dallas bakery (I lived in north Louisiana and then in the DFW area) for years.

Moved HERE and they got them from the Denver bakery and I could never get them unless I visited Texas. Moved to Colorado and I was at a convenience store when the Hostess guy was making a delivery and asked why I couldn't find them. He told me that his bakery hadn't made them for years and that New Mexico Hostess came from there. A relative came to visit from Louisiana and bought me a bunch!

Went to Phoenix and bought packages and packages! Boy, did I gain a few pounds! When I moved back here, we are now getting them, I think from Los Angeles but NOT in my town. It is hit and miss in Alamogordo so I only get them a few times a year... I can duplicate the cake and center but have never found a good copycat recipe for the orange frosting...

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:17:16 PM
My grocery store was out of Snowballs!!! I haven't had one in years, I will have to check another store later on.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:19:27 PM
no question, Raspberry Zingers!!!!!!!!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:31:14 PM
Does anyone remember Chocodiles? They were like these big chocolate covered twinkies. They were soooooo good!! I loved having them for a snack after I got home from school. I have no idea if they were made by Hostess, but they were my favorite. Wish they still made them.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:31:42 PM
I think I may need to duck my head in shame.

After reading some other posts and realizing that zingers belong to Hostess...

I will add that I will also miss raspberry zingers

Also I forgot my ever fav Chocodiles. They are chocolate enrobed (think ding dong chocolate) twinkies on steroids (meaning they are supersized). They are only sold at gas stations and they are only sold as singles. Oh so yummy!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:34:56 PM
Loved Ho-Ho's when I was a kids and I remember my Mom loving snowballs with a pepsi.
Vicki

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:37:04 PM
Ding dongs
Apple pies
&

Coffee cakes. Omg I loves those. Little squares of love!!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 3:39:57 PM
Powdered Donettes, yummy!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:21:21 PM
Ding Dongs

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:25:57 PM
The lemon fruit pies.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:27:05 PM
HoHos and Snowballs.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:38:52 PM
HoHo's. I have to run and get some.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:46:49 PM
Hostess cupcakes. I had a strategic way of eating them when I was a kid. Okay, I still have a strategic way of eating them. I remember when I told my dad as a little girl that I would never eat eggs and then saw that eggs were an ingredient in Twinkies. I tried to hold out (from eating them) but only lasted a few months.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:49:19 PM
Angel food loaf it is so good and just the fight texture. The only place I have seen them is at a outlet about 30 minutes from our home but I use to stock up on them and freeze a couple. Outside of that we rarely bought anything Hostess. Sad for all the jobs lost and lives impacted.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:52:57 PM
I think the only thing I ever liked was the orange cupcakes, but I bet i've not had them in over 15 years or more.

I always want to eat a pink Sno Ball, they look so good, but I don't like them at all. I actually get one about once a year and open it, take a nibble of the top of the coconut & marshmellow & then give it to my dh.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 4:58:25 PM
HoHos and the chocolate cupcakes.
I think I ate a SuzyQ almost every day at lunch my senior year... yep, a picture of health!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 5:05:37 PM
Ding Dongs. And the cupcakes, although really I just liked to try to peel off the layer of frosting with my teeth in one piece and eat that.

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Posted: 11/16/2012 5:30:58 PM
Twinkies and Sprite was my favorite snack. YUM

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Posted: 11/16/2012 5:39:54 PM
Do you suppose this is the end of the "twinkie defense." twinkie defense

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Posted: 11/16/2012 5:40:38 PM
gotta get me some powdered donettes. and some choc ones for hubby.. yummyy.. at least if we stock up, they will last a very long time!!!

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Posted: 11/16/2012 6:03:33 PM
Lemon pies
Cherry pies
Donettes
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