History of the Chocolate Bunny

History of the Chocolate Bunny

Have you ever wondered why we eat chocolate bunnies at Easter time? Since there are more than 60 million chocolate bunnies sold in America every year, we thought it was worth investigating why we even have chocolate bunnies to begin with. It is said the celebration of spring originated with a celebration of Eostre (Easter), the ancient goddess of fertility.  And what animal is known for being extremely fertile? Bunnies! .

You Could Win A Case of Milk Chocolate Easter Egg Pops!

You Could Win A Case of Milk Chocolate Easter Egg Pops!

OK folks, this is our third and final Easter Candy giveaway this year.   This time we are giving away a case of Madelaine Milk Chocolate Easter Egg Pops! These delicious, solid milk chocolates are shaped like eggs and are wrapped in a colorful variety of Easter-themed foil featuring chicks and bunnies. A case contains 40 pieces!! This weeks contest is for Twitter-users only, so if you haven’t joined the conversation.

Sweet City Candy Now Carrying Hammond’s Handmade Whirly Pops!

Sweet City Candy Now Carrying Hammond’s Handmade Whirly Pops!

We are so excited to announce this incredible new product that we are selling – Hammond’s Handmade Whirly Pops!  These delicious lolli’s come individually in Blueberry, Bubblegum, Grape, Cotton Candy and Very Berry flavors. We also have two different Assortment Packages that include Cotton Candy/Bubblegum/Pineapple/Very Berry or Blueberry/Bubblegum/Grape/Pink Lemonade/All Natural Orange/Chocolate. Twirled and finessed by hand, these satiny lollipops are a perfect way to add some sweet decor for your.

New Candy to Check Out!

New Candy to Check Out!

There are always new and amazing candies coming out, many of which we carry on our online store – SweetCityCandy.com.  Today we thought we’d take a few minutes to share with you some of our favorite new candies that we carry. Dark Chocolate Covered Gummy Bears OMG – I can’t believe I didn’t know about these until now.  How could I have missed the best match made in candy heaven.

Under the Sea Candy Buffet Ideas!

Under the Sea Candy Buffet Ideas!

Over the next several weeks we’re going to be highlighting Candy Buffets – the increasingly popular themed buffet table at parties that features lots and lots of candy!  Today we’re talking about a super kid-friendly theme – Under the Sea. The Under the Sea party theme is a perfect boy’s or girl’s party and can be tons of fun for kids of all ages – not just the little ones. .

Cadbury Creme Egg Dessert Recipes!

Cadbury Creme Egg Dessert Recipes!

Today is the last day of our contest to win a case of Cadbury Creme Eggs just in time for Easter!  All you need to do is comment on the contest blog post here! In the spirit of the yummy and delicious Cadbury Creme Eggs that we’re giving away, and to follow up to our most recent post about Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcakes, we’re including here some other amazing recipes.

Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcake Recipe – So Delicious!

Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcake Recipe – So Delicious!

In honor of  the contest that we currently have going on, we wanted to share with our readers just one of the many things they could do if they won 48 Cadbury Creme Eggs. We found this amazing recipe for Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcakes earlier in the week from our friends at Culinary Concoctions by Peabody via BakeSpace.com and just had to share it here.  These cupcakes look absolutely delicious. For.

Who Wants a Case of Cadbury Creme Eggs? Enter Contest Here!

Who Wants a Case of Cadbury Creme Eggs? Enter Contest Here!

It’s time for our second contest of this Easter season – this one I don’t think will disappoint you! We’re giving away a CASE of the classic Easter favorite – Cadbury Creme Eggs! Yes, that’s right – 48 Cadbury Creme Eggs could be yours! All you need to do to enter is… 1. Post a comment on this blog post letting us know what your favorite Easter Candy is, and….

Viva Las Vegas Candy Buffet

Viva Las Vegas Candy Buffet

Casino and Las Vegas themed parties are among the most common party themes around, and usually they are tons of fun.  In addition to poker tables, roulette wheels and casino chips, a great way to jazz up your Viva Las Vegas party theme is to include a candy buffet.  Here’s how to do it: Set up a long buffet table and put a black tablecloth and skirt on it.  In.

Candyland Birthday Party Theme!

Candyland Birthday Party Theme!

We found this awesome Candyland Birthday Party theme on a fabulous website, Pizzazzerie.com and just had to share it here.  After all, we love sharing awesome ideas, especially if they involve candy. EventsLuxe out of St. Louis, MO created the event design and it looks absolutely flawless.  What an amazing (and delicious) way to celebration a birthday. Check out the banner for the birthday girl – every letter is made.