Tag Archives: candy

  • Sweet Heat Skittles: Spicy Skittles Are Finally Here (Video)

    Sweet Heat Skittles: Spicy Skittles Are Finally Here (Video)

    Believe it or not, it’s been about ten months since I first told you about Sweet Heat candy, a line of spicy variations on popular candies Skittles and Starburst. Now, finally, it comes out that at least one of those variations – Sweet Heat Skittles – is finally making its way to store shelves, and Marshawn Lynch is involved, […]

  • Twix Spread Now Available in North America

    Twix Spread Now Available in North America

    My sources tell me that in Europe, candy bar spreads are pretty common – spreadable concoctions made to taste like Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Snickers, Milky Way, Mars Bars, and more. Reese’s Spread has been available in North America for a while, and now it’s being joined by Twix Spread. Twix Spread is made in […]

  • Kit Kat Nodo Ame Aji: Cough Drop Kit Kat Bars Come to Japan

    Kit Kat Nodo Ame Aji: Cough Drop Kit Kat Bars Come to Japan

    We are all on a highway called “weird Kit Kat bars in Japan,” and I don’t want to freak you out but honestly? I have no idea where this road is going. I do know what the latest exit is, though – a horrifying concoction known as Kit Kat Nodo Ame Aji, best described in […]

  • Sweet Heat: Skittles and Starburst Introduce Spicy Candies

    Sweet Heat: Skittles and Starburst Introduce Spicy Candies

    As I write this I’m on speakerphone with my attorney, because it appears that Mars, Inc. has stolen my college nickname for a new line of spicy Starburst and Skittles candies. They’re called Sweet Heat, and they won’t be on grocery store shelves until December – which means there’s still time for me to get […]

  • Starburst All Pink Limited Edition Coming Soon

    Starburst All Pink Limited Edition Coming Soon

    Everyone seems to have a different personal ranking of Starburst flavors. In fact, no two people can even seem to agree on which is the worst flavor (my opinion, in case you’re interested: there is no worst flavor, they’re all delicious!). But apparently there’s enough consensus out there to justify the upcoming Starburst All Pink […]

  • M&M’s and Skittles Sorting Machine Finally Invented (Video)

    M&M’s and Skittles Sorting Machine Finally Invented (Video)

    I will never forget the tragic day that I was carrying two small barrels on my shoulders, one filled with M&M’s, the other filled with Skittles. A neighborhood bully stuck his foot in my path and tripped me, causing the contents of both barrels to spill out all over the sidewalk. It took me four […]

  • ‘M&M’S x Visionaire x KAWS – A Virtual Reality Experience’ (Video)

    ‘M&M’S x Visionaire x KAWS – A Virtual Reality Experience’ (Video)

    The iconic chocolate candy M&M’s turned 75 this year, and to celebrate the Mars, Incorporated candy company enlisted New York artist KAWS and creative studio Visionaire for a virtual reality installation at the New York Public Library over the weekend. But if you weren’t able to attend, you can now experience M&M’S x Visionaire x […]

  • Candy Thanksgiving: Vat19 Creates Thanksgiving Dinner From Candy (Video)

    Candy Thanksgiving: Vat19 Creates Thanksgiving Dinner From Candy (Video)

    This Thursday, families all across the United States will gorge themselves on turkey, mashed potatoes, corn, sweet potato pie, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, and of course, the most important dish of them all, stuffing. But the candy gift experts at Vat19 have somehow found a way to make a traditional Thanksgiving dinner even less […]

  • Milka Oreo Chocolate Candy Bar Now Available in the US

    Milka Oreo Chocolate Candy Bar Now Available in the US

    European shores recently invited the jealousy of Americans with the Milka Oreo Chocolate Candy Bar, but good news everybody: What was once hot in Europe is now coming to the United States. To be more precise, the Oreo-filled candy bar will be available in US grocery stores starting in January, and certain stores are stocking […]

  • The Ultimate Candy Bar From Cool Material

    The Ultimate Candy Bar From Cool Material

    At this very moment, I can stick my head out of my window and see disturbingly elaborate Halloween decorations in front of one of the apartments next to mine, so the best holiday of the year must be just around the corner. And the folks at Cool Material have whipped up The Ultimate Candy Bar […]