2020 Advent Calendars Are Already Here (and Filled With Chocolate, Cheese, Wine & Beer)

The best advent calendar hinges on your personal taste, but if you prioritize food and drink, these 2020 advent calendars—full of everything from cheese and chocolate to wine and beer—are all delicious...

Mad hunt for vintage candy

by Phil_A_Mignon 14 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...

ISO Grapefruit slice candy/gummy

by lilith 8 months ago

A friend who returned to Japan a while back asked me to grab some grapefruit slice candies for her birthday (apparently she cannot find them in Japan). We used to get them at our local Bulk Barn b...

Where can I find deep fried Mars bars in Arlington, VA?

by sorpu 9 months ago

I had the chance to have this delightful treat some time ago. Was hoping someone knew of a place in Arlington (that is currently open) that offered it. Any other restaurants in the near vicinity wo...

Lost recipe, grape candy/gelatin

by Whyowhy 11 years ago

My grandmother used to grow grapes and would use the juice to make a candy like treat that I fondly remember. She would pour a liquid into little shallow bowls and leave them all over the spare roo...

ISO Gingerbread Twix

by magic 10 months ago

Has anyone ever seen these in Toronto? I had some in Seoul (pre-pandemic) and I was in love with them. Anyone??

Holiday Treats 2020

by sallyt 11 months ago

Hi everyone, let's talk about making candy, cookies, treats, etc. for yourself, family, friends and neighbors, whatever your cause for celebrating may be! Even in this SD time, I plan to dr...

Any Recent Vanilla Altoids Finds?

by torta basilica 13 years ago

Candy Direct, my previous source, does not carry anymore. I love these things and my last box just ran out... I've googled & checked all the other candy sources, but hoping that maybe someone her...

Katy Sweet Chewy Pecan Pralines

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

As one who favors "Chewy Pralines" over grainy crystallized examples or creamy styles, I didn't hesitate to grab one I spotted on the shelf at Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill, CA. Nothing untoward in...

Chocolate truffles—to mold or not to mold?

by ninrn 11 months ago

My niece and I make great chocolate truffles that we give as holiday gifts. We have always molded them by hand and rolled in cocoa so they look a bit like actual truffles. This year, we thought we’...

Oh Henry candy bars

by jerryab 2 years ago

Nestle sold this (and other) candy brands to Ferrara USA. From their web site: For product inquiries and feedback, call us Mon – Fri between 8:00am – 5:00pm EST: 1 800-358-1971. Send e-mail to:...

Holiday Treats 2019

by sallyt 2 years ago

Hi everyone, let's talk about making candy, cookies, treats, etc. for yourself, family, friends and neighbors, whatever your cause for celebrating may be! ANY kind of edible treat is fair g...

ISO hard candy from childhood

by BookGirl 16 years ago

I can't seem to find these candies anywhere and have no idea how to search for them on the web as I don't know who made them or their name. Here's a description: - came in your standard fruit fl...

Lights out and darkness prevails or game on for Halloween?

by mushroomaffairs 12 months ago

I don't know what to do for Halloween, if there will be trick-or-treating on my street or not, my city recently advised against it but I was talking with a few of of the nabes and they are planning...

HELP!!! Fudge sticking to the pan!!

by Heidi 18 years ago

Please help with my dilemma. I made a recipe of See's chocolate fudge and poured it into a glass Pyrex dish, which I buttered LIGHTLY. Now I am afraid I buttered the dish too lightly because the ...

Blum's Almondettes

by Alice 21 years ago

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

Friday popcorn @ The Clover | Cloverdale - Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Five years ago, I posted about the new scoop shop serving Three Twins ice cream at The Clover Theater in Cloverdale. https://www.chowhound.com/post/clover-scoop-shop-cloverdale-sonoma-county-1013...

Loft's Candy

by bucknell 1 year ago

Loft's Candy from my youth just popped into my mind.

See's Candies suspending production

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

For only the second time in history, See's Candies has suspended production and shipping temporarily. The other stoppage was for World War II. https://www.sees.com/

See's Candies resumes production and reopens stores slowly

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

In time for Mother's Day, See's Candies started up production again with a reduced crew after a history-making closure due to the Covid-19 crisis. https://www.chowhound.com/post/sees-candies-suspe...