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 […]
Many people like to wax romantically about days past and how times have changed. One of the things that I often hear about from these people is the price of candy.
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. […]
Contrary to popular misinformation Turkish Taffy was not invented by Victor Bonomo (pronounced “Bah nah moe”), but by Herman Herer in New York back in 1912. While making a batch of marshmallow candy for Herman accidentally added too many egg whites. Instead of throwing the whole mess away, he realized that he may be on […]
I am so excited, I think I am gonna bust! This morning I walked into the my office and I noticed 2 boxes on my desk. They looked familiar, but not really. OMG, Bonomos has introduced 2 new Turkish Taffy Flavors, Wild Cherry and Blue Raspberry.
Have you ever wondered what happened to the Marathon caramel chocolate bar? The Mars Candy Company introduced it in 1973 and it was a full eight inches of braided caramel covered in milk chocolate. It was marketed as “the candy bar you can’t eat quickly” in commercials by some kind of a cowboy guy. The Marathon Bar came […]
Have you ever asked yourself, “Why are Jordan Almonds such popular favors for large events like weddings?”, “Why do they use 5 almonds in each favor?”, “Do this have any special significance?”, or “How are Jordan almonds made?” Well, so have we at the Bulkcandy Store. So we did a little looking and here’s what we […]