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Red Vines or Twizzlers?

Today I was meeting a friend for lunch when I realized I didn't have any cash. So I popped into the nearby drugstore to use my ATM card for some cash back. When I usually do this, I end up with a pack of gum, but today something made me grab a pack of Red Vines instead.

I brought them back to the office where we ended up debating the flavor and texture of a Red Vine (thicker, slightly cherry flavored and waxy, like chewy licorice) versus a Twizzler (normally strawberry or cherry flavored and plasticky, like little vinyl shoelaces all twisted together). Now I love almost all candy, so I can appreciate both, however, if I have my choice, it's Red Vines all the way. Not only do I prefer the flavor and texture, but you can use it as a straw and besides, we all know that it's Mr. Pibb + Red Vines = Crazy Delicious not Mr. Pibb + Twizzlers...

So, how about you, Red Vines or Twizzlers? Which do you prefer?

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kafarine-tin-tin kafarine-tin-tin 9 years
Pinkgirl88 Pinkgirl88 9 years
ccsugar ccsugar 9 years
I've lived in the midwest and the southeast, never heard of red vines!
lindaloo lindaloo 9 years
Twizzlers! Never even heard of Red Vines in NC.
jennifer76 jennifer76 9 years
I can hang with Twizzlers in a pinch. But I'm Red Vines/ACTUAL licorice all the way.
colormesticky colormesticky 9 years
I hate hate hate Twizzlers. Hate 'em.
KWM KWM 9 years
Red Vines all the way. It's totally an East Coast/West Coast split
tifygodess24 tifygodess24 9 years
I love twizzlers ! its so sad I can eat a huge bag by myself they are so addicting . I always get them at the movies. I like red vines too but in connecticut I usually dont find them as much.
cravinsugar cravinsugar 9 years
You can use twizzlers as straws...i used to do it all the time at the movies. twizzlers plus mt. dew or coke equals yum. I'm all in.
controlledspin controlledspin 9 years
Gotta go for the Twizzlers.
Fidgit Fidgit 9 years
Twizzlers for sure (but I am an east coast girl)... and we grew up drinking diet cherry 7-up with twizzlers as straws!
Juicy23 Juicy23 9 years
Okay I grew up on twizzlers! BUT, I LOVE redvines much more! Twizzlers are just to mushy and gross. Ever since I had my first Redvine I won't eat a twizzler again! And yes, you can drink out of both, just for all of you fighting ^ up there! haha!
yayita yayita 9 years
dont like any of them, they dont have a taste to me, dunno. I no likey
LaLaLola LaLaLola 9 years
Hey I like both! I don't have a preference either way, though I DO like redvines more, like molly, I'll snack on twizzlers if they're offered to me.
Molly Molly 9 years
This is a raging debate in my home, and I think at least partially it's a coastal difference (east=Twizzlers, west=red vines). But seriously, this has been the source of many a spirited conversation with my man. I'm a Twizzler's girl, but that doesn't mean I don't eat all the red vines when they're around.
Marci Marci 9 years
I love that the guy brought Red Vines to the DENTIST'S office. :D :D I think it depends on where you grow up. I never had Red Vines until I visited California. By then my Twizzlers tastebuds were well formed.
mrssmp2003 mrssmp2003 9 years
I love Red Vines much better than Twizzlers. There is a Red Vines factory not far from where I live. I used to work for a dentist several years ago and one of the patients worked at the factory and every time he would come in he would bring a freshly made bag of Red Vines...yummy. So I am a very big fan. Twizzlers are an okay substitute. Brown Sugar
Marci Marci 9 years
Now here's a topic I can warm to. Twizzlers good. Red Vines bad. End of story.
MsRoyaLTee MsRoyaLTee 9 years
Twizzlers can be used as straws too! I LURVE Twizzlers and Cream Soda.....MMMMMM.
katie225 katie225 9 years
yuck, i hate them both! give me sour straws instead, i'll drink my soda out of those! they still work.
rubialala rubialala 9 years
I have used my Red Vines as a straw before. I LOVE Red Vines, Twizzlers are icky. ALSO, the Mr. Pibb + Red Vines = Crazy Delicious has me :ROTFL: every time!!!
Entertainment Entertainment 9 years
I think Red Vines taste like chalk! And you can use a Twizzler as a straw, too -- you just have to drink faster so it doesn't get gooey.
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