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Mad hunt for vintage candy

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by Phil_A_Mignon 11 years ago

My wife, for years, has raved about a holiday candy she enjoyed when she was a young girl back in the late seventies, early eighties. She calls them "mint puffs" which she's sure is not the techni...

Necco Candy Hearts are gone: What alternatives?

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by gutreactions 28 days ago

Necco Candy Co. out of Boston went out of business last year and as a result there will be no pastel candy Valentine hearts this year. The company that bought them out did not have enough time to p...

Help me find these mints!!!

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by rizzo0904 11 years ago

My neighbor and I both grew up in New England....Mass for me and NH for her. We remember these mints that came in pastel colors and had a pretty flower in the center. I'm not sure if they were a ...

Is a Hershey’s chocolate really chocolate?

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by maria lorraine 12 years ago

First…about Hershey’s regular chocolate candy bar. My understanding of Hershey's is that during their manufacturing process the cocoa solids (the actual chocolate) are separated from the cocoa bu...

Holiday Treats 2018

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 3 months ago

It’s not too soon to start thinking about what homemade goodies we’ll be giving to family, friends, neighbors, colleagues, and hosts this holiday season, whether you’re celebrating Hanukkah, Christ...

Holiday Treats 2017

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 1 year ago

What kind of cookies, cake, confections, savory snacks, preserves, potables, and so on are you planning to put by for gifts, guests, or your own selves this holiday season? Here's the place to shar...

Fudge Failure

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by ruthrpeters 2 months ago

I made a batch of fudge yesterday. It has not set up. Obviously, I did not cook this fudge long enough. I tried to wing it without a thermometer. Yes! Very dumb. Now, I'm curious if I can melt...

COOL!! Designer 'Venus de Milo' Gummies!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 months ago

Saw this cool and interesting confectionery product! https://www.facebook.com/sweetsweetcan/photos/pcb.2168650560075621/2168650506742293/?type=3&theater

This Gummies might make a Cool and Novel Christmas gift add-on?!

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by Charles Yu 3 months ago

https://www.facebook.com/sweetsweetcan/videos/586294905117809/

Does anyone remember this candy bar?

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by lvecch 12 years ago

I've asked many people about this over the years, and no one has any recollection of it, but here goes: a solid chocolate bar made up of three thin layers - one milk, one dark, and one white. I don...

Blum's Almondettes

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by Alice 19 years ago

Does anyone remember Blum's Almondettes? I assume they're history by now, but if you ever spot them, please post!

Replicating Monin Caramel Sauce

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by Imar83 5 months ago

Hello everyone, Has anyone ever been able to replicate Monin Caramel sauce? I know that it has added caramel flavours and colors, but has anyone been even close to it without flavouring and colo...

Alma Chocolate x Fifty-Licks Ice Cream Sundae Sunday | Cardinal Club - NE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

We were so lucky to be in town when Alma Chocolate and Fifty-Licks Ice Cream co-hosted their first ice cream social. From our sampling of Latin food carts at Portland Mercado https://www.chowhound....

Jimmies vs. Sprinkles: Why Philly fights over what we call an ice cream topping

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Posting this photo of a frozen custard cone with sprinkles on my personal fb page set off the jimmie vs sprinkles debate among my friends. https://www.chowhound.com/post/top-roast-beef-mission-di...

What new flavor of M&Ms would you like to see?

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by chompie 5 years ago

After trying the Candy Corn and seeing that they have pumpkin pie ones and birthday cake coming out, I was wondering what kind you would invent,, Don't know if they have a place to post suggestions...

Paso Almond Brittle | San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill had samples out of Paso Almond Brittle to try. https://www.chowhound.com/post/stone-fruits-2017-andys-orchard-morgan-hill-1057068 What a great product! The ingred...

Has Anyone Tried Horlicks Malted Milk Tablets (Recently)?

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by TerriL 12 years ago

Is anyone familiar with this product? I remember having it as a kid, and just saw that it was available online. If anyone has tried this candy lately, I would be interested in how it stacks up to m...

Looking for childhood candy- SOS PLS HELP

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by toritetel 10 months ago

Hi so I just had a flashback to when I was little and my babysitter used to give me a special asian candy that I’m now really wanting to discover. I could not find it on google so I need help!! ...

Purple cow?

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by blakta2 11 years ago

Can anyone help me? I have been been searching for a specific candy that I truly loved as a kid. I'm looking for anyone who can remember the "Purple Cow". It was a delicious sour grape flavored taf...

Defeated by the Marshmallow Recipe...AGAIN!

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by yenna 8 years ago

Typically when I encounter an issue baking or cooking, I can search these boards and find a solution. Tonight, after a third unsuccessful attempt at making my own marshmallows, I have been driven t...