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

Tag Archives: History

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 Button History and Recipe { Candy Buffet in Twin Cities }

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Never, in my life, have I appreciated Candy Buttons more than now–I have a toddler. They’re the tiniest candy, and they take hand eye coordination, and fine motor skills to enjoy; therefore, they take him a long time, and some good concentration, in order to eat just a few little treats. I liked them too, […]

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Valentine’s Day Started, How? { Candy Delivery in Twin Cities }

Valentine's Day Candy Delivery

Have you put all of the Christmas stuff away yet? Isn’t it funny how excited we get to put it all out as December begins–but, by the time it’s all over, we’re just as excited to put it all away? Well, that’s the case here, anyway. Now, since we’re a candy store…we’ve moved onto Valentine’s […]

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It’s a Pez Perfect Post { Twin Cities Candy Shop }

Badtz Maru Pez Dispenser

So, were you the kind of kid who used a PEZ dispenser for it’s intended, single-serve, purpose–or, were you the other kind of kid that just got one because it looked cool, and then just ate the package of PEZ by itself because it was easier?  (We were totally the latter–just in case there was any […]

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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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A little Labor Day, a Lotta Lollipop { Anoka Minnesota Candy }

Well, here we are, smack dab in the middle of the Minnesota State Fair, less than a week from sending the kids back-to-school and at the verge of another Labor Day weekend.  (Holy cow, that came quick!)  Lots of shops are bringing in the fall stuff already…but, we’re happy with just a little more summer. […]

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Turkish Taffy Trivia { Minnesota Candy Store }

How’s the back to school shopping going?  Clothes and shoes and supplies, oh my!  Have you started, or are you finished?  Or, maybe you’re like us and somewhere in the middle.  After looking back at our last few blogs, we noticed we’ve been rambling on, and on, about state fair food, and candy recipes, and […]

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