What has happened to vanilla mullers?

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  1. lwtblb

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    I've always bought these in preference to the cheaper vanilla yogurts because they have always been thicker & have more of a vanilla taste. You can tell hey are made with proper vanilla because of the seeds.

    But I bought some this week & they tasted dreadful, realy watery...all of them...not one vanilla seed to be found!!!

    Has anyone else noticed the change?
     
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    I agree!! I had one yesterday and it tasted sweeter than usual too!! Didn't enjoy it at all! :(
     
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    Glad it's not just me...thought the yellowy vanilla colour was gone aswell!!
     
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    I can recommend the Activia Fat Free Vanilla yogurts, if you're looking for a substitute. Made with real vanilla, free on both days and very yummy. :)
     
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    Thanks, may give them a do.
     
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    I haven't had the vanilla ones for a while and wont bother now! TBH I don't buy mullers at all unless they are on a good offer as they are too expensive, I get the Activia fat free or WW ones instead
     
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    I found this with the banana custard one yesterday, it's a while since I've had one but it just didn't taste of banana at all!!
     
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    I agree with you Taz, only buy them now if they're like 4 for a pound. Sainsburys does a regular deal of 4 for £2 which I think is rubbish. Now and again they're half price in Tesco.
     
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    Send a nice e-mail to muller explaining that you think the product has changed for the worse ect ect and see what they say! i had a problem not so long ago with a multi pack and after contacting them i recieved £5.00 worth of coupons to use!!!! :)
     
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    I am only buying the new chocolate ones now cus I love them but one in the pack was off so I will be complaining about that!
     
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    I totally agree that the price of mullers is dreadful, especially now all the Jan offers are over.

    I always buy the cheaper or on offer yogurts for snacking. But I always found that if you could get vanilla in another make then they were watery & tasteless, so I usually just get a few vanilla mullers to add to desserts to give a better flavour...no one was actually allowed to eat them!! LOL

    Thanks for the suggestion of emailing them, I did actually do that yesterday, just after I started the thread, will let you know if I get a reply.
     
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    It will be interesting to see what they say
     
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    Just got a letter back from Muller with 5 £1 vouchers in! It's worth complaining!
     
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    I had the same problem with mine, i have now sent a letter of complaint on there web site!
     
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    Where did you buy them from? I know this sounds a bit weird, but I normally buy mine from Sainsbury's, a few months ago Morrison's had that 10 for £2 offer so I got 10 and they were all really watery and tasteless...buying from Sainsbury's again and they're fine!
    Is it like milk? there is a hierarchy with milk, that's why some lasts longer than others (true story!)

    ps will definitely try the Activia, thanks for the tip!
     
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    I got mine from Asda!
     
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    Mine were from Tesco!
     
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    Think mine were from Sainsbury's, but I received a response in the post to my email today.

    An apology...with all the flowery stuff, with £5 vouchers...choccy yogs for a week then!!
     
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    I'm trying the Activia ones, they're very nice but......teeny compared to a Muller!
     
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