Dublin: 18 °C Sunday 4 June, 2023

# biscuits

All time
# give me a sweet
Quiz: Can you name these sweet treats?
Put your Lenten vow to the test.
# Recall
Lidl recalls two batches of biscuits as ingredients not labelled in English
The FSAI announced the recall on its website this afternoon.
# takes the biscuit
Packs of McVitie's Digestives to reduce in size due to "challenging times"
Packets will now have seven fewer biscuits.
There'll soon be 7 fewer biscuits in a packet of digestives, and no, NOTHING is sacred
BREXIT!!! *shakes fist*
# burning question
The old debate over how to pronounce 'Nice biscuits' is rearing its ugly head again
Nice or neeeeeese?
# sponsored by budweiser
Vote: Is it OK to start the second layer of chocolates before finishing the first?
Or does that mean war?
# biscuit sandwich
Butter on Marietta biscuits was the ultimate Irish childhood treat
# Ranking
The Definitive Hierarchy of Irish Biscuits
Our decision is final.
# leamington digestives
This town set up a shrine to a packet of digestives tragically crushed on a road
Only right.
Tesco is recalling these biscuits over undeclared egg
Back away from the chocolate.
# tea and biccies
The search for Ireland's top biscuit is at an end...
But is a Kit Kat really a biscuit we hear you cry…
# Big Decision
Here are Ireland’s top 10 biscuits, in order of popularity
The definitive results are in.
# second layer
The 10 Rules of the Irish Biscuit Tin
“pink wafer ones hold special status”
# sticky fingers
This is the only way we want to eat Nutella from now on
Well, not the ONLY way, but…
9 simple ways to take your biscuits to the absolute next level
It’s National Biscuit Day suckers.
# jelly star
Jacob's are just taunting the jelly star mourners now
As if we needed any more pain.
# ready for this jelly
Christmas is saved! This Irish bakery have brought back the Afternoon Tea jelly star biscuits
The jelly star lives again!
# afternoon tea
There's been a big change to the Afternoon Tea biscuit selection this year...
We hate to break it to you but – the biscuit with the jelly on top. IT’S GONE.
# spread the news
Tesco is actually selling jars of Custard Cream spread
Custard Cream filling. To spread on toast.
# dunk 'em if you got 'em
Here are Ireland's top 10 biscuits, in order of popularity
According to sales info from a major supermarket.
# TheBoredBaker
A bored Sainsbury's baker hid angry poems in packs of biscuits
“Seven pound an hour/ Is the price of my labour/ Loyalty costs more.”
# sit ubu sit
Poor dog driven mad trying to find his biscuits
Someone help him.
# what is life
You've been eating chocolate digestives wrong this whole time
What you’re about to discover will change the world as you know it.
# that's rich tea
Time magazine thinks Ireland is in the UK and famous for biscuits
# life on earth
What is the one species of animal David Attenborough 'never thinks about'?
That, and 8 other highlights from his Reddit AMA.
# nice biscuit
You'll pronounce this biscuit differently if you're from Dublin
Nice or neece?
# cookie monsters
Oreos are as addictive as crack according to science
No surprises there!
# peter's o-kay
Here's the proof that Peter Kay knows your life intimately
Let’s give the birthday boy some props.
# you told us
Top readers' comments of the week
Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?
# England
Far-right protesters turn up at mosque, worshippers give them tea
Supporters of the English Defence League were unexpectedly met with tea and biscuits as they turned up at the mosque in York, England.
# with a cuppa
Irish biscuits: A definitive ranking from worst to best
What’s the best biscuit in Ireland? We have a final answer.
# om nom wrong
Excuse me, do you have any Kraps?
“In fairness they weren’t bad.” Spotted in Peru.
# Cereals
Breakfast cereals "too high in sugar", says report
Cereals targeted at children are particularly high in sugar, a new report by Which? researchers says, adding that Lidl Crownfield Conflakes have as much salt as a packet of crisps.
# Work Can Wait
The burning question*: Are Jaffa Cakes really biscuits or... cakes?
This and every Monday, let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)