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  Deep-fried Mars bar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The practice of deep frying a Mars bar in batter, producing a deep-fried Mars bar (DFMB), is one reported in various media from the mid 1990s.
For this reason the Mars bar is typically chilled, but this too leads to problems, as an overly cold bar can also disintegrate (in this case from stresses imposed upon it by the differences in internal temperature when it is plunged into the hot oil).
It is known that the deep-fried Mars bar was preceded by the deep-fried pizza.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Deep_fried_Mars_bar   (630 words)

  
 Mars Bar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In July 2005, Mars Bars, along with the Snickers bar, were recalled due to an anonymous extortion attempt against Star City Casino in Sydney.
Mars Midnight Ice Cream that uses dark chocolate is a recently introduced variation on the Mars Ice Cream Bar.
The Mars Bar was introduced in the United States in 1936.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mars_Bar   (506 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | Today's issues | Mars bar
The Mars bar itself will also be updated with new features such as a funkier typeface on the wrapper, and a lighter whipped nougat filling.
Mars bars used to be pretty challenging to chew, but that familiar caramel-induced jaw ache will soon be forgotten, as Mar bars become even more like Milky Ways.
Mars bars apparently go hand in hand with marathon running, football playing and Murray Walker.
www.guardian.co.uk /netnotes/article/0,6729,669665,00.html   (348 words)

  
 Mars bar
The Mars Bar was implicated in a well-known and oft-repeated (but false) rumour involving Rolling Stones vocalist Mick Jagger and his girlfriend Marianne Faithfull.
This incident is also thought to have led to the term Mars Bar party[?] as a reference to a sexual orgy.
The Deep-fried battered Mars Bar, a Scottish invention, also raised the notoriety of the brand when it was widely reported in the early 1990s.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ma/Mars_bar.html   (165 words)

  
 Mars Bar: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mars, incorporated (alternatively known as masterfoods®;, especially in recent years) is a world-wide manufacturer of confectionery....
Twix® is a candy bar made by mars, inc. consisting of a cookie centre topped with caramel and coated in milk chocolate....
For many years the Mars Bar was sold in the United Kingdom[For more, click on this link] and many other countries using the well-known slogan "A Mars a day helps you work, EHandler: no quick summary.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/m/ma/mars_bar.htm   (1408 words)

  
 Eurofood: Mars to redress Mars bar - Company News - Brief Article
The 40-year slogan, "A Mars a day helps you work, rest and play" is to be replaced with "Pleasure you can't measure", along with a new look, more contemporary packaging, and a slight decrease in size.
The size of the bar is to reduce too, by 2.5g, but the price is to remain unchanged at its 1988 level of 0.29 [pounds sterling].
Sales of the bar are reported to have dropped from 2 billion in 2000 to 1.09 billion last year.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0DQA/is_2002_March_28/ai_84541658   (282 words)

  
 Mars - the mars story   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It all started with Frank Mars back in 1911 when he and his wife Ethel started making and selling a variety of butter-cream candies from the spotless kitchen of their home in Tacoma Washington.
Mars was also the first company to apply modern manufacturing techniques to parboil rice on a large scale.
Mars now has a direct presence in 65 countries, and its products are sold in well over 100.
www.mars.com /about_us/the_mars_story.asp   (634 words)

  
 Bondi Surf Seafoods   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Dimitrios said: We had banana fritters and pineapple fritters but wanted something exotic, so we experimented with deep frying different types of chocolate bars and the Mars bar was the best.
Mars has given us full support, he said.
The bars are dipped into coconut batter, pre-cooked in a low-temperature oil then deep fried.
www.bondisurfseafood.com.au /mars/mars_bars.htm   (184 words)

  
 ICC - The International Mars Bar
The first obvious difference was the lack of almonds in the bar from North of the border.
Bars enthusiasts in all countries, to examine the evidence to date of these two different candy bars that share the same name.
Bar from France, Great Britain, or even on the Red Planet itself would be like.
www.oregonl5.org /mist/marsbar.html   (372 words)

  
 Mars Bar Survival Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
When I tell people that Mars Bar is one of my favorite hangouts in the city, they almost invariably back away from me in horror with their mouths agape.
I mean, Mars Bar is a shithole; a little (I mean really little) piece of hell filled with all sorts of losers and degenerates.
Mars Bar is an experience, one of the only places in the city with any real character (or characters, for that matter).
www.in-nyc.com /in-bars/MarsBar.htm   (593 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Mars Bar
In the US, the Mars name was used until 2000 for a different bar, now known as Snickers Almond.
Although manufacturer Mars Incorporated standardized many of its product names worldwide in the 1990s (for example, the Snickers was previously known as "Marathon" in the UK, and Twix was known as "Raider" in France, Germany and elsewhere), the non-standard names of its products in the US did not change.
Outside of the United States, the Mars Bar consists of a slab of nougat-like chocolate mousse topped with caramel and coated in chocolate.Because of its relatively constant food value (19 kJ/g) and international availability, it has sometimes been used as a means of comparing purchasing power of different currencies.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Mars_Bar   (714 words)

  
 Maltesers, Mars, Galaxy Minstrels and Galaxy Chocolate in the USA
Mars snack foods are among the world's best loved confectionary products.
Confectionary tastes great, but it is reassuring to know that mars snack food has real food value which adds interest and variety to a normal balanced diet.
A smooth, creamy chocolate bar hence the association with silk in adverts.
www.britishdelights.com /mars.htm   (179 words)

  
 Mars Bar
Mars Bar is made of toffee, nougat and is covered in creamy milk chocolate.
The Mars bar was sold as the the Milky Way bar in North America.
For many years the Mars Bar was sold in the United Kingdom & Canada using the slogan "A Mars a day helps you work, rest and play".
www.englishteastore.com /marsbar.html   (252 words)

  
 U-Bend #9 - Mars Is Also A Planet - Chamber of Secrets
I suppose when it was written, the Mars Bar was an instantly recognisable chocolate bar that fills a hole between meals - but it also identifies with Charlie Bucket, the boy whose delight from a chocolate bar introduces him to another world.
Harry's moment of enjoyment (eating a Mars Bar living with the Dursleys) is now far surpassed by the wizarding world chocolate, and it just goes to show how his life begins it's rocketing change on the Hogwarts Express that first year.
Perhaps, on a symbolic scale, JK Rowling chose the Mars Bars because Mars is the name for the planet of war.
www.cosforums.com /showthread.php?t=39550   (743 words)

  
 Mars Restaurant & Bar
Mars opened in 1992 and its eclectic cuisine has been pleasing Austin diners ever since.
For the past nine years Mars has been run by owner Lori Simon, and with Executive Chef Justin Hurzeler, they have raised the bar for fusion cuisine in Austin.
The collision of these styles is expressed in many dishes such as pot stickers with soy vinaigrette and tandoori flank steak.
www.marsaustin.com   (269 words)

  
 The VISIBLE MARS BAR Project - Slashfood
According to the folks at U.K.-based Temple of thee Lemur, the Mars bars we have here in the States pale in comparison to the British ones.
TotL's The VISIBLE MARS BAR Project aims to educate readers on the differences between American and British Mars bars, with a tasting of Milky Way bars thrown in for good measure.
The old Mars bar was almonds in nougat with caramel enrobed in chocolate.
www.slashfood.com /2006/02/20/the-visible-mars-bar-project   (806 words)

  
 'Deep and crisp and eaten': The Scottish deep-fried Mars bar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The deep-fried Mars bar was first identified in Scotland nearly a decade ago, although epidemiological data about its existence remains scarce.
Average sales were 23 bars per week, although 10 outlets sold between 50 and 200 bars a week.
The average price per bar was 60 pence, and perhaps unsurprisingly, the younger generation were the main purchasers--three-quarters were sold to children and 15% to adolescents.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2004-12/l-ac121504.php   (316 words)

  
 Metropole Paris - 'Food' of the Week?
You might think cooking a deep-Fried Mars bar is the easiest thing in the world, but it is not.
In this case, it is a bit overtimed, and the bar, the batter, stick to the ladle.
The deep-fried Mars bars gets The Chipper good coverage, but its regular fish-and-chips are worth a detour because they are inexpensive like fish-and-chips are supposed to be, plus they are good.
www.metropoleparis.com /2000/511/511fried.html   (1388 words)

  
 The Perfect Candy Bar
In addition to creating a name for the candy bar, the wrapper will also have the name of the company in which you work for.
After you have guessed each candy bar, click on the picture of the candy bar to see if you are correct.
Mars Bar is not listed, so you will have to type in Mars Bar at the top of the screen where it says, "See if I've got your favorite wrapper." Keep these ingredients in mind when you create your own.
webpages.acs.ttu.edu /kkerby/ManiacMagee.htm   (829 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | Deep-fried Mars myth is dispelled
The deep-fried Mars bar is alive and well in Scotland with more than a fifth of chip shops serving up the delicacy.
The Mars bar was first produced in 1920 by Frank and Ethel Mars in Tacoma, Washington, in the US.
It was locally named the Milky Way bar but called the Mars bar in Europe.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/uk_news/scotland/4103415.stm   (333 words)

  
 Damien Katz: Deep Fried Candy Bars Illustrated
Most recipes call for a Milky Way bar, which in Scotland (and all of Europe I suppose) is called a Mars bar.
Scotland is well know for deep fried mars bars, i've tasted them and the only way to describe them is wow.
In Europe a Milky Way bar is *NOT* known as a Mars bar.
damienkatz.net /2005/02/deep-fried-candy-bars-illustrated.html   (806 words)

  
 Urban Legends Reference Pages: Music (A Mars Bar Fills That Gap)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Mars Bar was a very effective piece of demonizing.
One claim is that the rumor was inspired by Keith's cache of candy, a detail which was supposedly listed in the official police inventory of the raid.
In any case, as Norman wrote, the "Mars bar was a detail of such sheer madness as to make the story believed, then and forever after."
www.snopes.com /music/artists/marsbar.htm   (509 words)

  
 Neowin.net > Mars Bar = Name Has Changed!
The martians on mars are secretly sueing them for using their name! They got the idea from monitoring the activities of America! ;P
America's Marathon Bar is not to be confused with the Marathon Bar sold in the United Kingdom.
I guess Mars aren't doing too badly if they can afford to "waste" £9billion on what is essentially a temporary ad campaign.
www.neowin.net /forum/lofiversion/index.php/t455622.html   (1805 words)

  
 570Bars.com: Mars Bar / Café Venus (East Lake) No 420
On the left is the Mars Bar which usually has live music and a cover to match.
The back bar is fairly small with a couple of 4 person tables and one large booth that we all squeezed into.
The seat was not even though and it left a couple of us on the edge of a slope that was less than comfortable.
www.570bars.com /blog/archives/001255.html   (280 words)

  
 ICC - The Mars and Milky Way Bars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Abstract: The apparent similarity between the Canadian Mars Bar and the United States Milky Way was theorized after examination between the two Countries' Mars Bars reveiled that both were of a different species.
However, unlike the Mars Bars, the "Fun Size" Milky Ways have been observed on store shelves during the Celtic festivals of Oester and Yule as well.
The initial conclusion is that the Milky Way Bar sold in the United States is indeed of the same species as the Canadian Mars Bar.
www.oregonl5.org /mist/mwaybar.html   (300 words)

  
 Mars Bar - Lakewood, OH, 44107 - Citysearch
At this chameleon of corner bars, one night you may find yourself surrounded by college students shouting to be heard over blaring rap-metal; on another, you may end up quietly discussing "The Simpsons" with an investment banker.
A fixture in Lakewood for decades, the bar still attracts generations of 20-something revelers.
Small, it holds little more than the obligatory foosball table and dartboard, but the beer selection is larger than most neighborhood bars.
www.citysearch.com /profile/11438085   (401 words)

  
 FT.com - Special Reports / Nico Colchester   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Mars Bar is a currency for our time: it is a long-established basket of staple commodities (cocoa, vegetable fats, milk solids, sugar) packaged with great consistency in the form of an ingot.
Yet in real, which is to say Mars Bar, terms his pay has advanced modestly, rising from MB 33,000 in 1940 to MB 38,000 today.
There must be a moral behind this conundrum: the pound has plunged in real value despite all the efforts of government and Bank to preserve its apparent worth, yet the Mars Bar has held its worth despite the untiring efforts of the issuer to make it seem as cheap as possible.
specials.ft.com /nicocolchester/FT3WNIFSEIC.html   (518 words)

  
 OFCN's Academy Curricular Exchange - Mathematics
Before the activity, the MARS bar should be hidden under the classroom globe.
During this exercise, many of the students claim that "no such words exist." This is where it is necessary for them to pay attention to the details of the instructions.
Usually the brighter students will be the ones to win; in that case, the teacher could team the students into pairs or small teams--if this is done, it is best to be sure to have a MARS bar available for each winning team member.
ofcn.org /cyber.serv/academy/ace/math/cecmath/cecmath019.html   (589 words)

  
 Reviews on Mars Bar Look at tests, reports and read reviews: dooyoo.co.uk
Jeeeeeez Is That All The Size Of It …………… I love a Mars bar and can remember when it used to be so much bigger, thicker and much more tastier, oh and calm down ladies I am still talking about the Mars bar, such filthy minds you have…..
Trying to describe the taste of a Mars bar is going to be a tough challenge.
History of the Mars Bar: The Mars Bar was born in 1932, in Slough, UK.
www.dooyoo.co.uk /food/mars-bar/reviews   (387 words)

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