Tag Archive | Chocolate

Ep 32: Cherry Candies

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Chase’s Cherry Mash, ICEE Squeeze Candy, Cadbury Dairy Milk Black Forest

The girls get smart and tart with an episode all about cherry candies! The sampling covers some new, some old cherry candies with Cherry Mash, ICEE Squeeze, and Dairy Milk Black Forest. How tart can Betty and Tab handle it? Will any be surprises and/or busts? Check out this episode Candy Chat and see which candy is the cherry bomb!

 

Ep 32: Cherry Candies

Ep 31: Easter 2017

Easter 2017

Lik-M-Aid Fun Dip, Cadbury Oreo Cream Egg, Jolly Rancher Jelly Beans, Russell Stover Vanilla and Chocolate Cream Egg

Easter has risen again in this year’s edition of Candy Chat! Betty and Tab sample the Easter treats of Cadbury Oreo Cream Egg, Fun Dip, Jolly Rancher Jelly Beans, and an egg from Russell Stover. Reviewing the packaging, taste, and texture of each, the ladies see which will go in the treat basket and which will go in the wastebasket. Can Russell offer an egg that compares to Cadbury’s? Will the Fun Dip live up to its name and be as good as it used to be? Don’t let the bunny hide this treat of an episode from you!

 

Ep 31: Easter 2017

Ep 30: Historical Candies

Historical Candies

Garlic Fudge, True Treats Botanical Sweets, True Treats Then, Later, and Now

The past is alive thanks to some kind listeners as Betty and Tab try historical candies! With such historical candies as cacao nibs, resin wax, sticks and even bugs, the ladies find out just how lucky they are with today’s candy. They also sample some garlic fudge from the Isle of Wight. Will any of these treats be sweet? Or will history be unforgiving? Tune into this episode of Candy Chat and find out which old candy are  boring duds and which are kind to the taste buds!

 

Ep 30: Historical Candies

Ep 29: Valentine’s Day 2017

Valentines Day 2017

Russell Stover Heart Box, Brach’s regular and tart Conversation Hearts, Russell Stover Brownie Heart, Snickers Heart

Betty and Tab have a real heart-to-heart in this Valentine’s Day 2017 edition of Candy Chat! Russell Stover pulls double duty with a heart box and brownie, Snickers joins the party, and Brach’s conversation hearts finally make an appearance. Who will steal the ladies’ hearts and who will leave them broken this year? Can the gals depend on Snickers as a touchstone of taste? Choo-choo-choose this episode of the podcast and find out!

 

Ep 29: Valentine’s Day 2017

Ep 28: Tabasco Candies

Tabasco Candies

Tabasco Jelly Bellies, Tabasco Sucker, Tabasco Chocolate, Dark Chocolate Ginger Wasabi Sea Salt Bar, Candied Ghost Pepper

Betty and Tab step out of their comfort zone after receiving a package of Tabasco candies from the mysterious and alluring Stella Robicheaux. Tobasco Chocolate, Jelly Bellies, and suckers are scary enough, but Ms. Robicheaux also included a candied ghost pepper to try. Will these spicy candies spell doom for the ladies? Or will their fiery bark be worse than their flaming bite? Find out if the ladies’ tongues (and equipment) survive this hot hot hot episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 28: Tabasco Candies

Ep 27: Christmas 2016

Christmas 2016

Fannie May Better Than Fruitcake, Dum Dums Candy Canes, Snowman Poop, Rite Lite Maccabbees, Charms Fluffy Stuff

Just hear those sleigh bells jinglin’, delivering a bag full of candy for Christmas 2016! With discount candy taken off the shelves early this year, the Christmas 2016 Candy Chat was pulled form the jaws of defeat by Betty’s dumpster-diving efforts. Luckily, she pulled out some great treats intact! Fannie May Better Than Fruitcake bars, Dum Dum Candy Canes, and Charms Fluffy Puff cotton candy are some of the interesting finds this time around. Will the ladies be sorry they pulled these sweets from doom? Find out on this holiday episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 27: Christmas 2016

Ep 25: Old Timey Candy

Old Timey Candy

Chuckles jelly candy, Candy Raisins, Bosco Chocolate Bar

Betty and Tab take a trip to yesteryear and try a few selections of old timey candy! The ladies partake of Chuckles Jellies, Candy Raisins, and Bosco Chocolate, but which old timey candy fails and which is timeless? Join Candy Chat to find out which treats your forebears enjoyed. Were they okay with lying packaging? Did they just eat error candy because what else was there? See which confections can stand the test of time on this episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 25: Old Timey Candy

Ep 24: Halloween 2016

Halloween 2016

Box of Boogers, Skittles Cauldron, Butterfinger Skull, Russell Stover Pumpkin Spice Latte

The spookilies get dookilier this year for Halloween 2016! This Halloween, the ladies are getting scared by Booger gummies, Skittles Cauldron, Butterfinger Skulls, and Russell Stover’s pumpkin spice latter bar. How many tricks are in this plastic bucket? Will there be any treats at all? Betty and Tab haven’t heard from Russell Stover in a while, what will he bring to the dessert table this episode? Grab your favorite candy snacks and a change of unders, this Candy Chat might sjock your shorts!

 

Ep 24: Halloween 2016

Ep 23: Alaskan Candies

Alaskan Candies

Beer Brittle, Bear Berry Clusters, Gold Gum Nuggets, Alaskan Candy Rocks

The ladies get a tour of Alaskan Candies thanks to some kind listeners from the last frontier! Betty and Tab sample Alaskan Candies such as Beer Brittle, Bear Berry Clusters, Gold Gum Nuggets, Alaskan Candy Rocks. Some questionable packaging aside, will the candy from the biggest state in the union prove tame enough to handle? Will the beer, rocks, and bears prove too much of a dental assault? The ladies brave the wilds in this episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 23: Alaskan Candies

Ep 22: Mystery Candy

Mystery Candy

Winchester Mystery House Caramel Corn, Allan’s Bigfoot Candy, Chocolate Yowie Surprise

Travel back to the olden days of radio with Betty and Tab as they brave the strange wonders of mystery candy! Owing to an equipment mishap, the audio for this episode was almost trashed, but Denny stepped up to change it into an old radio mystery. It’s not the best, but it was at least saved! The ladies sample mystery candy with some fun surprises, like Winchester Mystery House Caramel Corn, Allan brand Bigfoot candy, and Yowie chocolate surprises. Where did these weird candies come from? What do they taste like? And what surprise do the little Yowies hold? Find out in this salvaged thriller of an episode!

 

Ep 22: Mystery Candy