Traditional Hard Candy: Find Assorted Flavors 

Sometimes a little sweet pick-me-up is needed throughout the day, and hard candy is one of the best options to satisfy those cravings. Hard candy comes in many different flavors, so you won’t get tired of the same one. Because there are so many different options in the market, which one should you choose?

Here is a bit about the history of hard candy and one of the most popular brands throughout many generations. 

The History Of Hard Candy

Hard candies, or boiled sweets, are made up of a mix of glucose, fructose, sucrose, or maltose syrups. These can contain a wide range of colorings and flavors. Card candy production started as early as the 17th century; its mass production in factories was booming in the 1800s. Nowadays, about 600 million pounds of candy are purchased each year in America. 

Classic Sweets: Claeys Old Fashioned Hard Candy

As previously mentioned, hard candies have existed throughout many generations. One of the most retro brands that are still popular and delicious today is Claeys Old Fashioned Hard Candy. This brand has existed for over 100 years and still brings more than just delicious flavors, and the nostalgia of simplicity. 

A Dozen of Signature Flavors:

  • Rootbeer
  • Cinnamon 
  • Peppermint
  • Licorice
  • Sassafras
  • Anise
  • Watermelon
  • Horehound
  • Wild Cherry
  • Lemon Drop
  • Green Apple
  • Assorted Fruit

The wide variety of flavors will have something for everyone! It’s a perfect snack to share at any time with those around you. 

Surprising Benefits:

If you’re hesitant about purchasing hard candy, or boiled sweets, because it’s made out of sugar – there’s no need. Hard candy comes with positives when consumed in moderation.

They Pace You

When sucking on hard candy, it will take a while for you to consume it all. This allows you to pace yourself. Instead of eating more and more pieces of candy, it’ll take a while just to eat one.

Stretch calories

Because hard candy takes so long to eat, it will help you stretch your sugar intake and calories. One piece of hard candy will only contribute to so many calories. 

Indulge In a Little Sweetness 

Satisfy your sugar cravings today with one of America’s most nostalgic hard candy brands. Stop by Fix & Feed stores to pick up your Claes Old Fashioned Hard Candy in your flavor of choice! It’s the perfect treat to share with those around you at all times.