Featured SWEETs

Captain Tootsie

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Candy Fun Facts, Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

Captain Tootsie

Ever heard of Captain Tootsie? What about his sidekick, Rollo? Are these cartoon superheroes or are we talking about candy? Both! In 1943, Tootsie Roll created an advertisement comic strip that featured these characters along with Fatso and Fisty. Captain Tootsie was a strong contender against his enemies and was the victor of every battle he faced. The advertisements ended in 1951, but his legend lives...

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Everything But the Kitchen Sink

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in Featured SWEETs, SWEET Deals | 0 comments

Sweet Tooth is having a SWEET BOGO Deal!

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Cocktail Classics 5 Flavor Jelly Beans

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

Cocktail Classics 5 Flavor Jelly Beans

Take a look at this Cocktail Classics Jelly Belly collection that features 5 different flavors which include Mojito, Pomegranate Cosmo, Peach Bellini, Piña Colada and Strawberry Daiquiri. This set is now available at Sweet Tooth! Take note that these jelly beans contain NO alcohol. But don’t let that stop you from enjoying these cocktail classics which will transport you to another time and place, when these drinks were first popularized.

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That 70’s Mix

Posted by on Mar 19, 2014 in Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

That 70’s Mix

Miss the candies from the 70’s? Well now you don’t have to! Sweet Tooth now offers this vintage box of 1970’s candy that will remind you of the good old days! Included in this assortment of retro candy is a Tootsie Roll, Lemon Head, Laffy Taffy, Pixy Stick, Blow Pop, Wonka Bar and even more! Even the classic groovy colors and design of the box will make you feel nostalgic.

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Apples to Apples Jelly Belly

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 in Featured SWEETs, Let's Talk SWEETs | 0 comments

Apples to Apples Jelly Belly

Have you ever played Apples to Apples? Well this version of the game comes complete with a selection of appropriately flavored Jelly Belly jelly beans! Even the rules of the game have been specialized to be more fun while incorporating the use of the candies. Come by Sweet Tooth today and pick one up!

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Turkish Taffy

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Candy Fun Facts, Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

Turkish Taffy

Turkish Taffy actually isn’t Turkish, and technically, it isn’t taffy either. The Bonomo Company, founded by Albert J Bonomo, set up shop in Coney Island, New York in 1897 after he emigrated from Turkey. Since the taffy was created in the Bonomo factory after World War II that would mean it was made in America and thus not Turkish. In addition the taffy was really made of substance called ‘short nougat’, technically making it not taffy. Either way the catchy name stuck...

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Godiva Chocolate

Posted by on Jan 31, 2014 in Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

Godiva Chocolate

When discussing chocolate, Godiva has always been a revered name in the business.  It all started in Brussels, Belgium in 1926 when founder Joseph Draps opened his first boutique in the Grand Palace naming it after Lady Godiva. A second location was opened in Paris in 1958, then finally making it’s way to the US in 1966. Godiva is most famous for their decadent truffles, some of these flavors include Dark Vanilla Mousse, Chocolate Lava Cake, Butterscotch Walnut, Dark Chocolate, Cappuccino,...

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The GooGoo Cluster

Posted by on Jun 29, 2013 in Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

The GooGoo Cluster

The GooGoo Cluster is a candy bar made with milk chocolate, peanuts, caramel and marshmallow. The bar was famously created in Nashville Tennessee back in 1912. The GooGoo Cluster is considered to be the first ‘combination’ candy bar, simply meaning that it was the first bar to have more than just chocolate. During the Great Depression when times were tough and money was scarce, the slogan for the GooGoo Cluster was “A Nourishing Lunch for a Nickel”. This was used to entice customers to...

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The Origin of the Abba Zaba

Posted by on Jun 26, 2013 in Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

The Origin of the Abba Zaba

Abba Zaba is a taffy candy bar with a peanut butter center. The first Abba Zaba’s were manufactured back in 1922. This long lasted candy bar is a favorite among many around the world. One largely unknown fact about the bar is that it is made with kosher ingredients. For a long time the Abba Zaba bar was available exclusively in the Western United States. Now you can find them on the internet or specialty candy stores around the country…including at The Sweet Tooth Shoppe!  There are...

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Memory Lane

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in Featured SWEETs | 0 comments

Memory Lane

You may not remember this being your favorite candy as a kid…but I bet your mom does! Cherry Mash is an American candy with a delicious cherry center with a maraschino cherry inside. The outside is covered in chocolate and sprinkled with nuts, giving it that perfect crunch. How old is this delicious candy? It was created by George Washington Chase’s son, Ernest in 1918. The Chase family started a candy company called Chase Candy Company and 95 years later, Cherry Mash is still...

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