Marathon (1968) Marathon came to the UK courtesy of Forrest Mars Sr, estranged from the family business in the States, but free to adapt the recipes for European tastes. Aside from his eponymous bar packed with milk, sugar, glucose, and thick, thick chocolate, Mars' Slough-produced cash cow was a peanut-powered derivative of the American Snickers (the name was apparently tribute to the Mars family's favourite horse) 'brand alignment' saw Marathon adopt its maiden name in 1990
Healthy snacks to make at home "Healthy Homemade Protein Bar Roundup + a GIVEAWAY of the #DIYProteinBars Cookbook and 2 boxes of protein powder. With 3 winners! If you're tired of buying protein/energy bars from the store (and shelling out all the cash for them), make protein bars at home! They’re easy, no-bake, fudgy and sweet, you’d never know they’re refined sugar free, gluten free, vegan and all natural. If you like these 11 recipes just WAIT until you see the cookbook... it’s got 48 ...
DIY Protein Bars is a collection of 48 healthy homemade protein bar recipes! Delicious, no bake and ultra fudgy, you'd never know they’re sugar free, high protein, high fiber, gluten free, dairy free, vegan and all natural. NO preservatives, high-fructose corn syrup or artificial flavorings. And they taste AMAZING! DIY Protein Bars are cheaper than storebought bars. This book has unique flavors you can't find in stores. Did someone say Red Velvet, Tiramisu and Matcha Green Tea? Oh yes!
Recipes taken from Slimming World�s Fakeaways recipe book, which is available now in all 11,000 Slimming World groups across the UK and Ireland at the price of �4.95/�7.95. Photos: Slimming World�s Fakeaways/Gareth Morgans