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19 Regional British Snacks Everyone Needs To Try

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1. Real Lancashire Eccles Cakes – Lancashire

What they are: A moist, flat, buttery bun filled with raisins.
Twitter: @FieldsBeneath

What they are: A moist, flat, buttery bun filled with raisins.

2. Botham's Fruit Nevilles – Whitby

What they are: Rich orange shortbread filled with lovely chewy currants.
Twitter: @BothamsofWhitby

What they are: Rich orange shortbread filled with lovely chewy currants.

3. Henderson’s Relish – Yorkshire

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What it is: "Hendo's" is a fruity condiment made with sugar, spices, and a dash of Yorkshire charm.

4. Tregroes Waffles – Wales

What they are: Essentially just really tasty stroopwafels.
Twitter: @WelshDalaiLama

What they are: Essentially just really tasty stroopwafels.

5. Harry Gow Dream Rings – Inverness

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What it is: A scrumptious iced doughnut filled with cream, made by Highland bakery chain Harry Gow.

6. Uncle Joe’s Mint Balls – Wigan

What they are: Strong, tasty mints made with pure cane sugar and oil of peppermint.

7. Povey’s Oatcakes – Staffordshire

What they are: Delicious oatcakes, often served hot and filled with melted cheese.
Twitter: @chophouseAlbert

What they are: Delicious oatcakes, often served hot and filled with melted cheese.

8. Maine soft drinks – Northern Ireland

What they are: Fizzy drinks in a variety of colourful, eye-catching flavours.
Twitter: @MaineSoftDrinks

What they are: Fizzy drinks in a variety of colourful, eye-catching flavours.

9. Tan Y Castell Welshcakes – Wales

What they are: Flat, little sugar-covered cakes containing dry fruit.

10. Hollands Pies – Lancashire

What they are: Just good old fashioned pies.
Twitter: @mbclarkson23

What they are: Just good old fashioned pies.

11. Bettys Fat Rascal Scones – Yorkshire

What they are: Huge, plump, juicy fruit scones made by the best tea room in York.
Twitter: @zaknewf

What they are: Huge, plump, juicy fruit scones made by the best tea room in York.

12. Romney's Kendal Mint Cake – Cumbria

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What it is: A peppermint flavoured snack that's a favourite amongst hikers.

13. Tunnock's Wafer Cream – Scotland

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What it is: An extra-chocolatey alternative to Tunnock's better-known Caramel Wafer.

14. Carrs pasties – Bolton

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What they are: Huge pasties made with the best ingredients.

15. Veda Bread – Northern Ireland

What it is: A dark, malted bread made from a secret formula.
Twitter: @stripfornutella

What it is: A dark, malted bread made from a secret formula.

16. Brassingtons Lemon Buns – Macclesfield

What they are: Bread rolls filled with lemon cream and topped with icing.
Twitter: @Spout_

What they are: Bread rolls filled with lemon cream and topped with icing.

17. Joe's Ice Cream – South Wales

What it is: Really yummy ice cream. As their slogan says, "everything else is just ice cream."

18. Ross's Edinburgh Castle Rock – Scotland

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What it is: Chewy, soft, crumbly, pastel-coloured sweets.

19. Moores Dorset Knob Biscuits – Dorset

What they are: Lovely, crumbly, savoury, sweary biscuits made with butter.
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What they are: Lovely, crumbly, savoury, sweary biscuits made with butter.

Did we miss something? Share your favorite regional treat in the comments!