The “Sour, Then Sweet” History of Sour Patch Kids

Everybody loves Sour Patch Kids. How could you not? With an insanely sour initial bite and deliciously sweet finish, these candies are a wild flavor roller coaster. But have you ever peered inside your colorful bag of Sour Patch Kids and wondered, “Hmm, where did these little guys come from?”. Well, I know we at […]

The History of Candy Canes

It’s that time again, a time where Christmas spirit and cheer is everywhere around you. Wreaths adorn many doors, Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” is playing on every single radio, and, that’s right, people are decorating their Christmas trees with none other than candy canes. The hooked peppermint treat is all […]

Candy and Culture: The Modern History of Your Favorite Sweets

Throughout the decades, candy has been a staple in American pop culture and has been an essential part of American life. Brands are instantly recognizable by even the youngest of generations, even though some have been around for half a century before them. We are going to take you on a ride through each decade’s […]