Do wine gums contain wine? We ask the question and have a look at how alcohol infused sweets have found their place in the candy marketplace.
When it comes to sweets, the weirder the better. Unusual sweets turn the most heads. Are these the most weird and wonderful sweets in our collection?
Kids and grownups love them so, the happy world of Haribo. Haribo is one of the leading sweet brands here in the UK, and we are proud to stock almost their entire range.
Who doesn’t enjoy a piece of fudge? With a history dating back to the 19th century, fudge has always been a firm favourite. It seems that every tourist destination around the world has its own souvenir fudge for sale. Kept sealed, this edible memory of your holiday will still be fresh a year later.
Appleton Sweets stock a wide selection of American candy, American chocolate and American soda. Why? Because American food products are in such high demand here in Blighty, their surging popularity is not showing any signs of slowing down anytime soon. So it would be rude not to provide the public with what they are crying out for.
When you visit another country, one of the ways in which you can immerse yourself in the culture is through their food. This is one of the reasons that Appleton sweets stock a wide selection of American candy, American soda and American chocolate - so you can enjoy a taste of America long after you get home.
Here at Appleton Sweets, we pride ourselves on stocking a fine array of British and American sweets, but which are better? Is American chocolate superior to British chocolate? Can American candy brands such as Wonka really give Swizzles Matlow a run for their money?
You know you’re going somewhere: to a party, for an anniversary dinner, to a friend’s house, to meet a partner’s friends, to your parents’ house. And you know that the people you’re going to be meeting have a sweet tooth - let’s face, who doesn’t? But how do you choose what sweets you should take with you? Because to be fair, sweets are the gift that will never go out of fashion.
Sugar free sweets can, at first glance, appear a contradiction in terms. Because surely a product that is sugar free is no longer sweet? Well, the advances in food technology have come on leaps and bounds so quickly in recent years that actually, sweets without sugar are just as sweet. Which leads to the question - are sugar free sweets any good?