Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company 117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com
Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company
117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com

Category Archives: Retro

Our Favorite Treats Through the Decades { Anoka MN Candy Shop }

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Hey guys! How is everyone? We’re doing so good around here–working at a candy shop doesn’t leave much room for crankiness anyway. :) Just so you know, and so you can keep it on your radar, we have just switched over to our summer hours. We will still open at 8am during the weekdays, and […]

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Retro Treat, Gift Ideas { Candy Stores in the Twin Cities }

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We have had lots of [organized] people in here stocking up on the stocking stuffers lately! (The rest are like us…they’ll be in next week. :) ) We have a store FULL of retro, and nostalgic, candy that makes candy fun–just like it used to be. SO…we went around last week and thought…’hmmm, if we […]

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Candy Review Two! {Coon Rapids Are Candy Shop}

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Welcome to the second blog in our delicious, candy-tasting, series!  (Obviously, it’s delicious for us.  It can be for you too, as we always have everything in that we’re sampling!  All you do is have to swing by. :) )  We’re excited about today’s sampling since we’re going to try something a bit retro, something […]

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Our First Candy Review! {Family Fun near Anoka}

Kits Taffy Review

Welcome to blog number one of our candy, taste test, series!  (We didn’t have a more official idea for a name–so, that’s what we’re calling it.  For now.)  This idea was born as we were standing in the candy store yesterday, trying to remember what Razzles tasted like, wondering what Kit Taffy is all about, […]

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Summer Road Trippin’! {Anoka Candy Store}

Summer time just screams road trip, doesn’t it?  Twizzlers, nuts, jelly beans, candy bars, chocolate rocks, lemon drops, mint melties, taffy…what’s your favorite road trippin’ treat!?  (We’re partial to licorice and Jelly Belly’s. :) )  Whether it’s a two hour trip to the cabin, or a twelve hour trip cross country, candy just makes it […]

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Childhood Nostalgia and Summer Fun { Anoka Candy Store }

Since March of 2013, and for over 60 blog posts–we have been talkin’ about candy, and candy delivery, and candy buffets, and holiday candy, and candy crafts, and candy recipes…and, are you seeing a pattern?  It’s ALL been about candy!  (Which, well, d’uh.  We ARE a candy store, after all. :) )  Today is the […]

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Easter Treats Trivia { Candy Store near Minneapolis }

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Well, here it comes, another holiday that fills the kids with candy, and has us sneaking it when they aren’t looking!  (Those are our favorites. :) )  Easter is right around the corner and even though yes, the Easter Bunny does most of the work–we still need to, sometimes, help out a bit.  (It’s a […]

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Willy Wonka Movie Trivia { Minnesota Candy Store }

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I remember back when I first watched Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.  (Of course, the Gene Wilder one.  The Johnny Depp one just isn’t anywhere near the same and I’m still confused why anyone felt the need to remake perfection. ;) )  Willy Wonka was the first movie that: A) intrigued me, B) excited […]

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Have you tried Teaberry!? { Valentine’s Day Gifts and Delivery }

Clarks Teaberry Gum

Well, here we are, in the midst of making room, rearranging and stocking up on Valentine’s Day candy, chocolate and gifts.  We, actually, have some delivery  orders already scheduled–that’s impressive; some folks are right on top of things!  We love this time of the year.  Everything is lovey, and happy, and pink and red.  (Well…one […]

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Valentine’s Day Hearts { Twin Cities Area, Candy and Floral Gift Delivery }

Valentine's Day Conversation Heart Trivia

It’s funny how it works around the shop–in both the floral, and the candy side.  We love when the new stuff comes in–like, LOVE it.  The fresh decorations, new candy, fresh flowers–it’s all just exciting.  And then, as the holiday/season drags on, we just find ourselves over it and we find ourselves ready to pack […]

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