When you’ve ever eaten Macca’s cookies and thought it tastes acquainted, however haven’t been in a position to work out why, then maintain studying.
One Australian man has uncovered the wild “conspiracy” that exists between quick meals big McDonald’s and Aussie biscuit model Arnott’s – and it’s blowing folks’s minds.
Comic Zach Mander has shared the convincing proof that the McDonald’s cookie and Arnott’s Teddy Bear biscuits are the “identical biscuit” in a video posted to TikTok that has been considered greater than 170,000 instances.
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Breaking down the “cookie conspiracy”, Mr Mander stated he had at all times seen the similarities between the 2 however was now satisfied after discovering one element on the McDonald’s Cookie packaging.
“At first it was simply because they tasted the identical, however then on nearer inspection Arnott’s make the Teddy Bear biscuits however Arnott’s additionally make the McDonald’s cookie,” he explains in the clip.
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Mr Mander has since reached out to Arnott’s on Twitter and informed them: “I do know in regards to the Teddy Bear biscuits.”
“I’ll let you realize if I get a response, in any other case I’m taking it straight to A Present Affair,” he ended his video.
However Mr Mander can maintain off on phoning Tracy Grimshaw as a result of Arnott’s has now confirmed that the recipes are extraordinarily related.
“It’s true, Arnott’s proudly make McDonald Land Cookies proper right here in Australia,” a spokeswoman informed information.com.au.
“And whereas the 2 recipes are literally a tiny bit totally different, the actual query is whether or not a blind style testing with a refined sufficient palate would have the ability to inform which is which?”
McDonald’s additionally left a cheeky touch upon Mr Mander’s video acknowledging the similarities between the 2 candy treats.
“Grimace simply turns up on the workplace with a truck stuffed with them as soon as per week, we’ve by no means actually thought to ask the place he’s getting them from,” the quick meals big wrote.
Mr Mander quickly had different folks invested within the concept with one individual describing it as “an ACA episode I’d truly watch”.
“I’m in for the lengthy haul on this one,” one commented.
“I’ve identified this secret for years,” one other stated.
“They’re the identical biscuit and I’ve been saying this my entire life as a result of they’re my favorite,” one commenter argued.
However others weren’t so satisfied the 2 biscuits tasted that related, arguing they’d one key distinction.
“Sorry to burst your bubble although, however the Teddy Bears have egg in them and the Macca’s cookies don’t,” one individual wrote.