Posts Tagged ‘Ho Hos’

Reinforcements Have Arrived

Just after Hostess announced it's closing for good, we spotted the competition rolling in to the Safeway in Adams Morgan. Are Krimpets, Kandy Kakes, and Kreamies the new Ho Ho's, Ding Dongs, and Twinkies? Photo by Jessica Sidman

The Hostess with the Mostest: What’s Your Fave Commercial Snack Cake?

The other day while I was shopping at CVS, I stopped almost dead in my tracks at the sight of the snack rack, where all manner of commercial cakes stared forlornly back at me, doomed souls from another era. Hostess Cupcakes, Suzy Q's, Ding Dongs, Donettes, Sno Balls, Twinkies, Zingers, and my personal junk-food favorite, […]