Cherry Ripe (chocolate bar)

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Cherry Ripe
Product type Confectionery
Owner Cadbury Enterprises Pte Limited[1]
Country Australia
Introduced 1924
Related brands List of Cadbury products
Markets Australia
Previous owners MacRobertson's
Registered as a trademark in Australia 1941, 1949, 1952 and 2003[1]
Tagline The Big Cherry Taste
Website Product website
A split Cherry Ripe.

Cherry Ripe is a brand of chocolate bar manufactured by Cadbury Australia. Introduced by the Australian confectioner MacRobertson's in 1924, it is now Australia's oldest chocolate bar and is one of the top chocolate bar brands sold in the country.[2] It consists of cherries and coconut coated with dark chocolate.


After Cadbury acquired Australian confectioner MacRobertson's in 1967 it continued to manufacture Cherry Ripe, along with Freddo, Old Gold and Snack.[3] Cherry Ripe wrappers continued to display the former company's distinctive logo until 2002.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Logon". Australian Trade Mark On-line Search System. IP Australia. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Mars Bar, Cherry Ripe & Kit Kat - the favourites amongst chocolate bar consumers". Roy Morgan Research. 9 May 2011. Retrieved 9 May 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Cherry Ripe Overview". Cadbury. Archived from the original on 16 March 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2011. 

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