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Bourbon Cream
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A Bourbon Creams
Alternative names Bourbon biscuit, Bourbon
Creator Peek Freans
Ingredients Dark chocolate biscuits, chocolate, fondant
Price <£1 - £2 per packet

The Bourbon cream (sometimes referred to as a Bourbon biscuit or just Bourbon) is a sandwich biscuit consisting of two thin oblong dark chocolate biscuits with a chocolate fondant filling.

Overview

The Bourbon was introduced in 1910 (originally under the name Creola) by the Bermondsey biscuit company Peek Freans, of London, originator of the Garibaldi biscuit.[1][2]

Vegan

There are now many manfactures of the Bourbon cream and the ingredients are usaul all vegan, although you should watch out for Supermarket home brands as Asda once altered the ingredients of their's to include milk. Fox's Bourbon Creams are also not vegan as they contain whey powder.

References

  1. Prudames, David (25 Jan 2005). "Museum to remember birthplace of the Bourbon". Culture24. http://www.culture24.org.uk/places+to+go/london/art25801. Retrieved 11 Dec 2009. 
  2. Hibbert, Colette (08 Feb 2005). "Biscuit factory makes 'comeback'". BBC News Online. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4213787.stm. Retrieved 11 Dec 2009. 

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