Save Money and Satisfy Your Cravings: The Battle of the Milky Way Dupes


Milky Way

£1.65 for 6 x 21.5g, or £3.50 for 15 x 15.5g

£1.28 per 100g, or £1.40 per 100g

You can't go wrong with a classic Milky Way bar

The sweet combination of chocolate with nougat is a tasty one.

The softly whipped centre in one of these bars is unbeatable.

Taste: 9/10

Price: 3/10

Total Score: 12/20

Tesco Cosmic Whips

£1.35 for 8 x 22g

77p per 100g

Tesco's Cosmic Whips scored the highest for taste

Of all of the dupes I tried, the Tesco bars are the closest you could come to the original.

The bars were really soft to bite into, with sweet chocolate and well-whipped nougat.

Taste: 8/10

Price: 6/10

Total Score: 14/20

Morrisons Nougat Whips

£1.15 for 6 x 22g

87.1p per 100g

Morrisons' offering was a bit too nougaty for my taste

Morrisons' offering were a little too nougaty for my personal taste, leaving them with a really chewy texture rather that soft.

Taste: 7/10

Price: 5/10

Total Score: 12/20

Lidl Mister Choc Candy Creme Bars

£1.05 for 15 x 17g

41p per 100g

Lidl scored the lowest on taste

Out of all of the supermarkets' offerings, I was most disappointed with Lidl.

Taste: 3/10

Price: 9/10

Total Score: 12/20

Asda Fun Size Chocolate Whirly Bars

£1.40 for 15 x 16g

58.3p per 100g

Asda's Milky Way dupes cost £1.40 for a bag of 15 mini size bars

Asda's Whirly Bars were probably the most unique tasting of each of the bars I tried.

Taste: 5/10

Price: 8/10

Total Score: 13/20

Sainsbury's Soft & Whippy Chocolate Bars

£1 for 6 x 22g

76p per 100g

Sainsbury's Soft and Whippy bars were very similar to Tesco's

Sainsbury's Soft & Whippy bars were close to Tesco's on taste.

Taste: 8/10

Price: 6/10

Total Score: 14/20

Aldi Dairyfine Dreemy Treat Size

£1.15 for 15 x 17g

45p per 100g

I was excited to try Aldi's alternative to Milky Ways

Dairyfine is known to be a pretty decent chocolate brand amongst Aldi shoppers, offering much cheaper alternatives to pricier brand names.

Taste: 7/10

Price: 8/10

Total Score: 15/20

Meanwhile, we tested supermarket Popchips dupes – a discounter's cost half the price and you get more.

And, we also had a look at supermarket own milk chocolate and 36p bar is better than Cadbury Dairy Milk.

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