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

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A Little Necco Wafer History { Anoka Minnesota Candy Blog }

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Hello! Welcome back to Sweet River’s, awesome, little candy blog! We hope that January, up here in Anoka, MN, finds you warm, sane, and happy. (We throw in sane because we know how being stuck inside, with closed windows, can make any person feel a little nuts after awhile. Especially, if you have young kids, […]

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Salt Water Taffy { Minnesota Candy Shop }

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Salt water taffy feels like such a summery candy to us. (Also, take a guess as to what we just got in. ;) ) It stays soft, the colors are bright and cheery, the flavors feel like how summer would taste (you know, if it had a taste); and, quite simply, taffy makes us feel cheery! […]

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Candy Corn Recipes and Crafts {Anoka Halloween}

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This could be one of our most controversial posts ever; but, we need to talk about it. Here goes…we love candy corn.* We love everything about it. The smell, the texture, the taste, the colors–it’s the perfect Fall/Halloween treat. (*Not everyone at Sweet River Candy feels this way…only one person can write this blog though. Hah!) We […]

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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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Father’s Day Gifts and Trivia { Candy Store Near Anoka }

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We’ve been busy gearing up for Father’s Day here at Sweet River Candy Company.  (As has Main Floral, next door.  Have you seen some of the flower arrangements they have for Dad!?  I think anyone, Dad or not, would love to have one of these delivered!  Check ’em out: Truck, Mustang, Grill and Jeep.)  If […]

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Easter Treats Trivia { Candy Store near Minneapolis }

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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Cigars after Birth? Why!? { Minnesota’s Smallest Candy Store }

Chocolate Cigars

We just got in some cutesy baby shower and/or, birth treats!  We have both ‘It’s a Boy’ and ‘It’s a Girl’ chocolates here.  They are completely unique, and adorable in any gift bag, as a pregnancy announcement photo prop or even for a gender reveal party!    It was only when we started unpacking some […]

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Valentine’s Day Trivia { Champlin Area Gift Delivery }

Valentine's Floral Chocolate Delivery

Valentine’s Day is in FOUR DAYS!  Yikes!  Are YOU ready yet? All it takes one call to us–we’ll deliver everything right to your recipient.  Main Floral has the flowers and we have the chocolates!  With Valentine’s day being on a Saturday this year–you’ll have to make a choice–you can show off a bit, and have […]

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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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