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WTF? Hot cross buns in Woolies today?


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#1 zande

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:22 PM

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#2 Nanaimo Girl

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:24 PM

Mmmm I was just thinking about hot cross buns today.

I agree though, way too early for them to be on the shelves.

#3 ~buzz~

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:28 PM

well christmas is over so I didn't think it would be long before the Easter stuff arrived

#4 Swarley

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:30 PM

Good. They should be available all year around Tounge1.gif

#5 skylark

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:35 PM

I watched them unpack cadbury creme eggs in Big W last night, along with all the back to school stuff. I remember seeing easter eggs in our local coles on boxing day last year.

#6 SophieBear

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:35 PM

QUOTE (Swarley @ 28/12/2012, 04:00 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Good. They should be available all year around Tounge1.gif


This!



and eexcite.gif

Finally a pregnancy craving will be cured! Although DH says there aren't any at my local Woolies sad.gif sucks to be me!




#7 Baggy

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:40 PM

QUOTE (Swarley @ 28/12/2012, 04:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Good. They should be available all year around Tounge1.gif


Definitely!

Now I want to go buy some! Yum biggrin.gif

#8 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:41 PM

I may have to sneak some home tomorrow. ph34r.gif

#9 CallMeFeral

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:56 PM

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I hang out for Christmas to be over for this!

Hope my local has them... Tounge1.gif

#10 ellebelle

Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:59 PM

Malteaser choc bunnies are in Big W.

#11 adnama

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:10 PM

I brought a malteaser bunny in Big W today

#12 jovana

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:21 PM

I usually see chocolate eggs appear in shops after 1/1.
They are bit early this year.  wink.gif

#13 jules095

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:30 PM

Hot Cross Buns are available all year round, they just don't have crosses on them.


BTW, the stores wouldn't stock them this early, unless there was a demand for them. Also, there is only 13wks until Easter. grin.gif

#14 Prioritising Pooks

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:41 PM

Omg. People! Don't feed the beast!

#15 umop-apisdn

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:44 PM

They've been doing this for years...there must be demand, so if it makes a few people happy to be able to eat hot cross buns, it doesn't bother me original.gif .

#16 ~Mummy~Mel~

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:50 PM

As much as I love them, I will be sick of them once Easter does come if they are out this early. Winter clothes are also appearing in target, it's barely summer??

#17 Nora.

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:56 PM

Every year we get the same thread. It shouldn't be a surprise by now.

I for one think it's fantastic original.gif

#18 Chocolate Addict

Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:58 PM

I saw the gluten free ones in the freezer section of Coles the other day.

#19 somila

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:00 PM

I just ignore them until Lent.  I can't make myself wait until Good Friday so Lent it is.

#20 ~Supernova~

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:07 PM

I'm really not surprised, but don't particularly care either, they are gross Tounge1.gif

#21 sam2989

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:18 PM

I kind of think it's too early but in the shops defence it is much more efficient to replace Xmas stock with Easter rather than put something up, only to take it down in a few weeks.

#22 *melrose*

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:20 PM

Omg  ohmy.gif  i am so over it!

#23 MrsDamonSalvatore

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:27 PM

QUOTE (Swarley @ 28/12/2012, 04:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Good. They should be available all year around Tounge1.gif


i agree 100 million %!!!! Yum!!!


QUOTE (jules095 @ 28/12/2012, 05:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Hot Cross Buns are available all year round, they just don't have crosses on them.


say what?!?!?! why do i not know this?!?!? where do i find them?!??! i dont even like the crosses!!! laughing2.gif

#24 FeralProudSwahili

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:34 PM

How ridiculous.

#25 FeralCrazyMum

Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:36 PM

I would rather they didn't stop selling them as soon as Easter is over.





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