1. Bazooka
    bazooka gum

What is it: Pink chewing gum (like a small version of a pink bar soap)

Why we loved it: Comics found at the back of the wrapper helped us kill time

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  1. Butong Pakwan
    butong pakwan

What is it: Watermelon seed coated with salty goodness

Why we loved it: The process of sucking the black seed before cracking it into two makes it fun to eat! It’s all about the alat-ness!

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  1. Iced Gemsiced gems


What is it: Biscuits with colorful icing on top

Why we loved it: We have only two ways of eating it- eat the icing first or save the icing for the last.

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  1. Haw Flakeshaw


What is it: a disc shaped flakes.

Why we loved it: Remember your first communion? Where everyone passes it around and each one take turns in being the priest and the receiver of the “Hostia”

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  1. Sunshine Green Peasgreen peas

What is it: Crunchy green peas in a pack

Why we loved it: When we try to finish the one whole pack in just one shot, trying to fit in every green peas in our mouth.

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  1. Orange Switsorange

What is it: Orange gummy candies coated with sugar

Why we loved it: I guess this what comes first before the birth of gummy bears

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  1. Lumpia Shanghai
    lumpiang shanghai

What is it: Lumpia shanghai in cheese flavor

Why we loved it: Every dismissal, lumpiang shangai is the go-to snack for students as well as for friends. Dagdagan mo pa ng softdrinks.

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  1. Magic Popmagic pop

What is it: crackling candy

Why we loved it: The popping sound that resonates inside your mouth made it enjoyable to eat!

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  1. Mik-mik, chocnut, zeb-zebchocnut


What is it: Chocnut (milk chocolate bar), Mik-Mik (a milk powder which is more enjoyable with the use of straw), and Zeb-Zeb (corn puff like chichacorn)

Why do we loved it: Who will never love choc-nut, mik-mik, and zeb-zeb? You’ll never go wrong with these!

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  1. Haw Haw Milk Powder Candy

milk candy

What is it: Milk powder candy

Why we loved it: A taste of it is a journey back to our childhood. Remember melting it in your mouth to savor the milky goodness?

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You, what was your Pinoy classic baon? comment below and share your childhood years!