6680 Snacks

Reese's Swoops

Shop for snacks: Buy snacks at Amazon.com

Taste: The concept here is that these are supposed to taste like Reese's but have the shape of Pringles (and Swoops are also available in Hershey's Chocolate, York Peppermint, White Chocolate Reese's and Milk Chocolate Toffee & Almonds versions). Definitely an odd concept.

This container includes three individually sealed 6-packs of Swoops. Upon opening one of the 6-packs, I found that the Swoops are indeed shaped like Pringles, but slightly smaller. The top of the Swoop is chocolate brown in color, except for a peanut butter squiggle across the middle, resembling the pattern on Charlie Brown's shirt. (The actual pattern on the chips is quite a bit different from what was pictured on the package, which showed more squiggles, each of which was far narrower, taller and swoopier than the real ones on the Swoops.) On the bottom of the Swoops, there's no squiggle, but the whole brown bottom surface is textured with a pattern of diamonds, like something you'd see on a sweater. The packaging notwithstanding, the candies themselves look very classy, like something you would see overpriced at a fine chocolate store, rather than the candy aisle of the supermarket at 18 for $1.50. The packaging is functional, though, as none of the Swoops were broken or stuck together. There was a slight whitening of the chocolate in the area where one Swoop touched the next. Unlike a real Reese's peanut butter cup, the peanut butter and chocolate aren't actually separate, but all mixed together in a material with a uniform consistency. But the taste is pretty much just like a real Reese's. Even more impressive, you get the taste of a Reese's without having to peel the paper off the peanut butter cup.

Shop: Buy snacks at Amazon.com

Aroma: Smells like Reese's.

Reese's Swoops

Complete guide to Reese's

All brand guides

All Reese's Peanut Butter Cups (52 snacks)

More snacks like this

All 181 snack categories


All 1306 snack companies

H.B. Reese Candy Co.

From the package

"Irresistible slices of peanut butter candy" ... "Reese's® Swoops™ are the essence of your favorite chocolate candy. The unique shape envelops your mouth in chocolate bliss. The moment to experience Swoops™ ... anytime, anywhere!"

This snack was discovered by Jeremy at Target. Review published .

Share your comments on this snack here. For general snack discussion, please visit our Chip Talk forum

What We're Eating

Stand up for Monster Munch!

Doritos Loaded arrives at 7-Eleven

Snacking gets fancy at Fancy Food Show

Popchips really makes the big time

Play ball! And don't forget to eat ...

Taco Bell adds Cool Ranch version of Doritos tacos

Doritos gets a new logo — again!

Crisp can innovation continues

Microwave Milkshakes?

More ...