Jelly Bean Day Fact: Jelly Beans Are Made With Insect Secretions
Happy Jelly Bean Day?!... READ ON
7 Animals That Smell Like Jelly Beans (Because It's National Jelly Bean Day)
These seven animals are olfactory dead ringers for classic Jelly Belly flavors.... READ ON
20 Delicious Facts About Peeps
There’s a lot you may not know about Peeps, everyone’s favorite (non-chocolate) Easter candy.... READ ON
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8 Surprising Uses for Peeps
Do something new with those small blobs of sugary goodness.... READ ON
Candy-Flavored String Cheese Exists. Why? Your Guess Is as Good as Ours
Cow Candy's fruit-flavored Monterey Jack cheese sticks are meant to be a sweet alternative to sugary treats.... READ ON
The Bizarre History of Those '90s Mentos Commercials
The series of slightly disturbing ads annoyed some, but paid off for the "Freshmaker" candy company.... READ ON
These Sour Gummy Sloths Are Cute Enough to Eat
Take it easy and enjoy some adorable sour candy.... READ ON
New York Gets Its First Chocolate Museum
Learn about chocolate's rich history—and then stuff your face.... READ ON
Not a Drill: You Can Now Buy All-Pink Starburst Packs
We all know it's the best flavor.... READ ON
The Origin of the Conversation Heart
Valentine's Day means chalky candy hearts with a lot to say. But what's behind these very loud little candies?... READ ON
Introducing a Machine That Sorts Candies by Color 
Picky eaters, rejoice.... READ ON
You Could Get Paid to Eat Cadbury Chocolate
Cadbury's parent company is looking for a UK-based taste tester.... READ ON
11 Sweet Facts About Cadbury
The British chocolate company is beloved around the world.... READ ON
Kit Kat Sushi Is Coming to Japan
The brand will sell sweet versions of tuna, egg, and sea urchin sushi at their new store.... READ ON
50 Sweet Facts About Your Favorite Candies
Americans eat roughly 22 pounds of candy each year.... READ ON
Canada Has Been Hiding Cadbury Oreo Eggs From Us
Come April, make a run for the Canadian border.... READ ON

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