Food of the Eighties, Milk Break bars
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I believe these were made by Pillsbury. They supposedly had 1/2 cup of milk's worth of calcium per chocolate-covered wafer bar. Since I hated the taste of milk, this is how I got my calcium in my teenage days back in the 80s.
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Sam - June 25, 2008 - Report this comment
I loved these things.
Amy - September 30, 2008 - Report this comment
I absolutely loved Milk Break Bars! When I was in 4th grade, if you didn't bring one of these in your lunch box...you weren't cool:)
Dina - March 18, 2009 - Report this comment
They were great,I remember being in elementary school,I don't know why they stopped making them.
Adrienne - December 12, 2009 - Report this comment
I am so glad to know other people remember these things! I specifically googled them to see if they were still being made somewhere; that's how I found this page. I still crave them to this day! They were sooooo good. And I hate milk!
Michael - February 07, 2010 - Report this comment
I still miss those. I remember thinking that they were just the best thing ever.
The Weka - May 07, 2010 - Report this comment
I loved Milk Break bars, too. I hiked the Appalachian Trail in 1986, and I made a special note in my diary on May 10 that I ate one for breakfast at the Cherry Gap Shelter near the Tennessee and North Carolina border. I miss them.
anne - July 21, 2010 - Report this comment
i loved them too! i remember chocolate flavor and milk flavor :-)
Lisa - December 09, 2010 - Report this comment
I loved those tasty Milk Break Bars, and I miss them, too. I only wish they would bring them back again. Why did they get discontinued? I can't believe they weren't a big seller. I remember another flavor they came in -- Mint Chocolate Chip. I wanted to try them, but they discontinued them before I had a chance.
Nichole - February 03, 2011 - Report this comment
I think about Milk Break Bars every once in a while still! They were delicious and they should start making them again!
Debbie - July 30, 2011 - Report this comment
I am almost sure they were Carnation Milk Break Bars in a yellow box!!! Oh, they were so good. I crave that flavor! Skinny Cow's Heavenly Crisp Candy Bars have a similiar flavor...on;y they're chocolate...
Candicane - February 27, 2012 - Report this comment
My 2 favorite granola bars growing up were mint flavored Milk Break bars and peanut butter Boppers. They're both gone now and I miss them dearly! Please, someone hear my pleas for a good granola bar again.
Ted - February 13, 2013 - Report this comment
I was in college when these were sold and I would by a box of the peanut butter bars and eat the whole box before I got home
Charlie - February 11, 2014 - Report this comment
They were made by Pillsbury and came out in 1983. Available in original milk flavored, chocolate, chocolate mint, and peanut butter
Nicole - March 23, 2014 - Report this comment
I was in elementary school at the time. I loved these.... especially the chocolate mint flavor. I used to save my allowance to but a box. Wish they still made them.

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