Expert Author: Ashish Phanse
Diwali, the festival of rejoicing is round the corner and the nation is sprucing up for it in style. Diwali is also the harbinger of good times which is enhanced with the exchange of Diwali sweets. Diwali sweets are imperative to the celebrations and the article explores the most popular varieties.
Chupa Chups are among the most amazing lollipops made today. The company started as an idea of a Spanish citizen named Enric Bernat in 1958. Mr. Bernat started his career at an apple jam factory. He approached investors about a lollipop business but they soon left. He took over the company himself and built the first production machines with his own hands.
One of the most popular candies available in America is Skittles while Lafffy Taffy is also one of America's most well known a candy brands loved by children and available in a variety of fruit flavors. Skittles is has a chocolate center with a colorful candy shell and chewable in the mouth. A small "s" is printed on each candy. Laffy Taffy is a modern form of chewable toffee and packed in a variety of formats.
Skittles history... Skittles is a favorite candy of kids and is the most popular candies available. It was created 40 years back and throughout the time it has been updated and marketed to always look colorful and attractive. Skittles was introduced for the first time in US markets in 1974. The candy was loosely based on the M&M products that have a colorful candy shell and a chocolate center. Still it has a colorful shell and instead of chocolate center, the center has a fruity and sometimes sour taste in it. In addition, Skittles prints a small 's' on each of its candies instead of where the M&M logo is found on M&M candies.
The Twix is a tasty candy bar topped with butter and a thick layer of caramel while the whole bar is covered with dairy milk chocolate. The size of Twix candy bar is about four inches long and two are packed together in one wrapped. The brand is owned by Mars Inc. which is one of the famous and largest worldwide confectionery manufacturers.
Laffy Taffy is one of America's most popular brands available in variety of fruit flavors and loved by children. It is a modern form of toffee and is chewable. Depending on the needs of the market, Laffy Taffy is packaged in a variety of formats. Individually packed smaller pieces are packed in a jar or larger candy bars of 1.5oz.
Expert Author: Lee MacRae
Gummi bears (also called gummy bears) is a candy first manufactured in the the 1920s by German candy manufacturer named Haribo. The company began making gummi bears in the US in 1982 and they have continued to be a great favorite for many individuals. A number of individuals actually designate both Haribo Gummi Bears and Trolli Gummi Bears as the originals since products have been so very popular with so many individuals for the last 30 years. The article that follows will discuss this amazing candy and where you can buy gummi bears.
The term 'cupcake' was first mentioned in E. Leslie's 'Receipts' of 1828 America, but according to the Food Timeline Web, food historians have said it is yet unconfirmed as to why the name "cup cake" or "cupcake" actually originated. There are two theories as to its origin: one, the cakes were originally cooked in cups and two, the ingredients used to make the cupcakes started to be measured out by the cup.
The humble gummi bear was the first of gummi candy ever to be produced in 1922 by a German man called Hans Riegel, a candy maker from Bonn. Hans originally called his creation the "dancing bear" and launched his confectionary company "Haribo", an acronym for Hans Riegel Bonn.
Expert Author: Hugh Nguyen
People have been making candy for thousands of years. Why is candy almost as old as the human race? Candy is a cure-all for the blues. Candy can motivate, soothe, calm, remind, appease, befriend, reconcile, flirt or bribe. Candy can say, "I am sorry" or "I remember". Candy is a balm for emotional unease and a finishing touch for any entertaining event.
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