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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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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Our Top 10 Favorite Candy Songs! { Twin Cities Area Candy Store }

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Hello and welcome back to the Sweet River’s, candy blog! We’re happy to have you here. :) This week, we’re thinking all about some of our favorite songs involving sweets and candy. There are SO many songs that reference candy out there–but, in our mind, there are really a only a few, stand-out classics. SO…we’re sharing […]

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Battle of the Cherries { Anoka Minnesota Area Candy Store }

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Hello, and welcome to a very, cherry, version of Sweet River’s blog! We, currently, have three of our favorite, chocolate/cherry, treats on the shelves and, we often get asked, what the difference between them actually is; and, which one is the best. So, the other day, despite knowing what a tough job it was–we decided […]

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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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Christmas Candy, Gifts and Stocking Stuffers { Anoka Area Small Business }

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Not gonna lie…still not done shopping over here. :) If you’re in the same boat as us, and are maybe even a bit stumped as to what to get someone for a Christmas gift–stop in! We have the perfect treats for anyone–retro, modern, classic…you will find the most random selection in this tiny shop. We […]

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How to Make Rock Candy { Shop Small in Anoka }

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Hello and welcome back to the best little candy blog in the Twin Cities! Have you been up to Anoka yet to do a little small business, and local, gift shopping? If you’re headed to Main Street this Christmas season–stop in to see us! We have such great boxes of candy and hard-to-find treats which […]

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Small Business Saturday { Anoka Candy Shop Thanksgiving Hours }

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Snow! It’s here! Anoka is covered right now and, suddenly, we’re feeling a tad bit Christmas-like around the candy shop. We had such a gorgeous Fall this year–complaining about the snow now, seems silly. We’re choosing to just stay thankful for all we were gifted with this past Autumn, instead. :) Main Floral, next door, is swimming […]

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Why is it National Candy Month? { Candy Shop in MN }

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It’s June; welcome to National Candy Month! (Yeah, they have days, and months, for all kinds of random things–this though, well, this is one of the most important of all the random things, months. At least, in our opinion. :) )  The question that we had about this though, was why? Why is June, National […]

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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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Easter Candy Ideas { Candy Store in the Twin Cities }

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Easter, every year, goes like this for us — Us: ‘Yay, the weather is getting warmer! Yay, the windows are open and the house feels clean! Yay, spring break! Yay, no more snow! Wait. OMGoodness. Easter is in five days!? WHAT!? How did this happen!? We are so behind!’ It goes from lollygagging around, to […]

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