Food of the Eighties, Wacky Wafers
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Candy shaped like a silver dollar. With flavors like green apple,banana, cherry, blue raspberry. It is made by Willy Wonka.
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Gretchen - February 08, 2008 - Report this comment
We used to buy these at the swimming pool. Like giant Sweet Tarts but not a chalky and better tasting. Ah, Memories.
mari - October 28, 2008 - Report this comment
These were the best!! I always saved the banana one for last. Green apple was good, too!
Holly - December 09, 2008 - Report this comment
You could get them in a roll, like sweet tarts, or, spree. Or, you could get them in a sleeve that had one of each flavor in a bigger flat disc shaped candy. I WANT THEM BACK!!!!
Diana - January 10, 2009 - Report this comment
I loved Wacky Wafers! When our group from camp got our day at the city pool I would get them in the vending machine. They were in clear plastic sleeve not the blue boxes they show online, and nothing compares to them! Don't care what they say about the sweet tarts they are not the same!
Bimmerdawg - February 08, 2009 - Report this comment
These rock!! I remember the packaging with the picture of the fruit the corresponded to it...If my memory serves me correctly, they had a pineapple flavored wafer
CHERYL - April 17, 2009 - Report this comment
These were the best candy ever! If you want to have these come back call Wonka Candy Co. at 1-800-358-1971 and voice your vote to have them return this great candy! I just called and they said they are getting lots of calls and are considering this. So call and maybe they will bring our beloved candy back!
Shauna - May 06, 2009 - Report this comment
...34 Years old. I do remember the clear package with the fruit in front of what one that it was. Those were AWESOME! I remember going up the the local "candy store" for those and .02 cent jolly ranchers. Bring back the wafers! The satelite disks are still reproducing and those sucked! I would love our kids to have the same memories riding on their bikes and going to the park to eat their sweets.
Danielle - July 02, 2009 - Report this comment
I lived on Wonka candy when I was in high school!I was (and still am) a sugar addict! They need to bring back Wacky Wafers, Dinosaur Eggs, and the original Tart-n-Tinys!
Kim - July 12, 2009 - Report this comment
Wacky Wafers were the best!! I miss the original giant sweettarts Not the chewy ones they offer now.
RJ - July 19, 2009 - Report this comment
Banana, watermelon, orange, grape, peach, green apple, strawberry, how delicious. When I was young, we'd get these at the store before we went to the laundromat. They lasted long and tasted good. Did you all put a whole wafer in your mouth or hold the wafer and take bites??? We put a whole one in our mouth to dissolve slowly.
Rascal - February 16, 2010 - Report this comment
Loved these things as a kid!
ELS - March 04, 2010 - Report this comment
I called Wonka today and asked for Wacky Wafers to be put back on the market....they said if there is enough demand, it might happen! If you want to have these come back call Wonka Candy Co. at 1-800-358-1971!!!!
80sBaby - April 10, 2010 - Report this comment
Oh yeah, I'd forgotten about Wacky Wafers, so I'm glad they were mentioned here. I remember getting and liking these as a kid. Why were so many of great candies and foods of the 80s discontinued? :)
thecastlemaker - December 06, 2010 - Report this comment
Like so many of the previous comments, I loved wacky wafers and saved the banana for last as well...LOL I also lived on dinosaur eggs for a while!!!!
Donothingallday - March 21, 2011 - Report this comment
Wow Boy do I miss the wacky waffers !!! I always saved the Banana & Watermellon for last. I so want them to make these again!!! I would so buy a case or more a month.
Rochelle - June 12, 2011 - Report this comment
I LOVED wacky wafers, in the plastic sleve not the rolls and wasn't there also a tangerine flavor that one was my favorite
Pam - June 18, 2011 - Report this comment
Whenever I see giant sweet tarts I look for these. DIdn't know they were discontinued. I always bought these at the movie theater when I was a kid. Loved them.
ANG - November 21, 2011 - Report this comment
mongoose - February 09, 2012 - Report this comment
PLEASE bring back the wacky wafer, so many childhood memories, would love to share with my own children!!!
Sunshine - February 07, 2013 - Report this comment
Guess what folks saw on a website wacky wafers are coming back under a different candy called leafy! No date yet but there in process and being created!
C.O - March 13, 2013 - Report this comment
The Wacky Wafers are coming back Spring of 2013 by the Leaf Brand Company. This company makes the Astro PoPs. They are bringing back Bonker candy as well.
Sherry - March 15, 2017 - Report this comment
Please bring back wacky wafers. They were the best.
Lari - July 03, 2018 - Report this comment
Check leaf brands . Com Yesterday I got in tart n tinies and wacky wafers!!!

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