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 Bulk Candy Store certainly have! So grab a few handfuls of the sour (but then sweet!) history of Sour Patch Kids!
If you have worn braces or know someone who wears braces, you are painfully aware that any sticky, hard, chewy or crunchy foods should be limited or avoided. According to The American Association of Orthodontics says that those of you donning braces should avoid caramel, nuts, licorice, jelly beans, hard pretzels, bubble gum, candy corn, and lollipops. As Halloween draws closer, all of the brace faces out there will be suffering. Thus, it is our job here at Bulkcandystore to ease the troubles of any brace wearer around.
Remember when you were a kid and you had those cool little wax bottles with juice in them? Of course you do! And did you know that you can still get them? Bet ya’ didn’t! Well, they’ve been around for a while and they are still as much fun as they were back then. Read to find out more about this classic chewy candy treat!
Hard to believe it, but are still some people out there that are afraid to eat Pop Rocks candy or will never eat them with a serving of Coca Cola. If you are one of those people, then fear not, we wrote this article especially for you. Years after the rumors have gone, the classic retro candy treat lives on.
Hey candy lovers! It’s 2019, and nothing in the candy world compares to the beloved Gummi Bear, or is it Gummy Bear? We’ll get to that later…
With choices like Watermelon, Hot Cinnamon and Gigantic Bananas we don’t think any other candy can compete with the demand of these fun and cute confections. No matter your favorite adaptation of these chewy delectable temptations, you have every reason to adore them.
Haribo or Bust
Those shiny and squishy bears have had millions of loyal fans across the world for decades. In fact, the first known Gummi bear (Gummibär) was made in Germany in the early 1920’s by the self made candy connoisseur, Hans Riegel.
HARIBO soon became one of the largest Gummi Bear distributors in the world.
What started off as colorless, hard candies soon turned into soft gelatin-based fruit snacks that resembled the popular bears that were seen dancing in festivals and parades.
UPDATED SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
Blast from the Past? History of Delfa Rolls
Are you young enough to remember the Delfa Rolls, also called Danish Ribbons? They used to be sold by a few convenience stores in the 1960s. They were pretty hard to find because they were imported from overseas. It was a lot of fun eating Delfa Rolls because you could peel off the strips and chew on them, or just pop the entire roll in your mouth and suck on it until it was gone. You got a roll of licorice that you could separate into four rolls.
Bulk candy Store has teamed up with Marsha’s Homemade Buckeyes to give you the World’s LARGEST Buckeye and its on display RIGHT NOW at the Ohio State Fair! The Buckeye state is the perfect place to introduce this massive mountain of candy goodness!
This Buckeye weighs in at just over 300 pounds! That is equal to almost 4000 Buckeyes and a WHOLE LOT of Chocolate and Peanut Butter.
Along with this world record of a Buckeye you can also find Bulk Candy Store’s famous
Deep Fried Buckeyes at the fair too! Irresistible melted peanut butter and chocolate inside of a sweet fried funnel cake batter! Its easy to DROOL just looking at these golden sweet treats!
Did I mention you can also find Deep Fried Twinkies, Snickers, Peanut Butter and Jelly, Grilled Cheese and many more amazing recipes from our Deep Fried stand!
Brian from Bulk Candy Store also stocks up big time on candy for the popular candy maze that fair goers across the country love! Check out the Candy Maze in the photo below! You can be sure to find your favorites and all of the best nostalgic classics and even some savory snacks too!
Do you really need any more reason to head on over to the fair before its too late to visit the World’s Largest Buckeye & The World’s Largest Traveling Candy Maze!? We don’t think so!
The holidays are barreling around the corner like a steam engine with a headless conductor…That’s right people, time to get ready for spooky fests, haunted houses, candy apples, terrifying children running the streets dressed as tiny demons, and empty candy wrappers scattered all over your house until February. We love Halloween.