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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 17: Valentine’s Day 2016

Valentine's Day 2016

Russell Stover Cakes, Cookies, and Pies Assrt., Russell Stover Heart Mix, Emily’s Chocolate Fortune Cookies, Cadbury’s Cherry Ripe

Cupid has a quiver full of chocolate love this Valentine’s Day! Betty and Tab grabbed great discount candy at PigglyDog and even had a kind listener send some in as well for this Valentine’s Day. New treats and familiar faces fill this episode, as the ladies enjoy Russell Stover Cakes, Cookies, and Pies Assortment, Russell Stover Heart Mix, Emily’s Chocolate Fortune Cookies, and Cadbury’s Cherry Ripe. Find out which get ‘be mine’ cards and which get ‘no ways’ on this edition of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 17: Valentine’s Day

Ep 16: Liquor Candies

Liquor Candies

Guinness Luxury Mini Pints, Connermara Kitchen Irish Whiskey Fudge, Maynards Wine Gums

Betty and Tab ring in the new year by throwing caution to the wind and indulging in liquor candies! With the new year upon them, the ladies break out the liquor candies and try Guinness Luxury Mini Pints, Connemara Kitchen Irish Whiskey Fudge, and Maynards Wine Gums. How will these alcoholic treats actually taste? Will the ladies need to call for help or can their systems really take it? Find out how crazy things get in this episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 16: Liquor Candies

Ep 15: Christmas 2015

Christmas 2015

Twix Santa, Reigelein Chocolate Ornaments, Palmer Hannukah Coins, Peppermint Roca, Russell Stover Coconut Almond Santa, Russell Stover Billion Dollar Bar

The merriest of Christmases from Candy Chat! For this year’s Christmas assortment, Betty and Tab try an old standby in Twix, foreign flavor in Reigelein, and 2 types of Russell Stover offerings. There’s even some Palmer disappointment and an odd combination with a highly-packaged peppermint toffee! Which will jingle bell rock the taste buds and which will leave a silent night? The top pick may surprise you in this holiday episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 15: Christmas 2015

Ep 14: Irish Candies

Irish Candies

Paddy Bar, Oatfield’s Emerald and Glucose Barley, Auntie Nellie’s Sweet Shop Chocolate, Cadbury Twirl

Top ‘o the mornin’ from the ladies of Candy Chat! Owing to some fine friends of Betty’s nephew, the ladies have an assortment of Irish candies to sample in this episode. Straight from the emerald isle comes the Paddy Bar, Oatfield’s Emerald and Glucose Barley, Auntie Nellie’s Sweet Shop Chocolate, and Cadbury’s Twirl. How will these exotic treats treat them? Will they like the sweets, or is the luck not with them after all? How much sheep hoof can be snuck into one chocolate bar? Betty and Tab find out in this happy-go-lucky episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 14: Irish Candies

Ep 10: Valentines Day 2015

Valentines Day 2015

Valentine Corn, Ghiradelli Sweet Hearts, Russell Stover Cream Heart and treat box, Birtie Bott’s Beans

Kisses and hugs from the gals at Candy Chat! It’s time for the Valentines Day edition of your favorite sugary analysis and mouth sounds. The ladies snatch up what’s left after this year’s Valentines, which means not much in terms of variety. But everyone still gets a treat, including Tab’s pup in this one, with Valentine Corn, Ghiradelli Sweet Hearts, and a Russell Stover Cream Heart and treat box. There’s even a curve ball of Birtie Bott’s Beans thrown in, courtesy of Betty’s nephew. What yummy treat will win the girls over this week and what will have them gagging on the aftertaste? Listen to find out on this lovely episode of Candy Chat!

 

Ep 10: Valentines Day 2015

Ep 9: Christmas 2014

Christmas 2014

Baci, Yorkie, Violet Crumble, French Nougat, Kinder Happy Hippos, Russell Stover Santa

Candy Chat is back for a just-after-Christmas episode! Owing to an unfortunate oversight on the way home from Pigglydog, the ladies are surprised by a very fortunate cache of foreign flavors for Christmas. From England and France to Italy and Germany, Betty and Tab sample some unexpected and delightful overseas treats. Which will steal the ladies’ hearts and which leave them homesick? Listen to find out on this frosty Candy Chat!

 

Ep 9: Christmas 2014

Ep 5: Valentines Day 2014

Valentines Day 2014

Nerds Rope, Pearson’s Mint Patties, M&M’s Cherry, Russell Stover assorted chocolates

Love and candy are in the air, as Tabitha and Betty check out Valentine’s Day sweets! In this Valentines edition, the ladies sample Nerds Rope, Pearson’s Mint Patties, M&M’s Cherry, and Russell Stover assorted chocolate. Which candy will win their hearts and which will stand them up? Listen to find out, and happy V-day from Candy Chat!

 

Ep 5: Valentines Day 2014

Ep 4: Christmas 2013

Christmas 2013

Russell Stover’s Candy Wreaths, Spree Candy Canes, Hershey’s Candy Cane Bar, Peeps Snowmen

Tab and Betty are back for another one of the biggest candy holidays of the year! Get ready for them to deck your mouth halls in the Christmas episode of the Candy Chat podcast. The ladies sample Russell Stover’s Candy Wreaths, Spree Candy Canes, Hershey’s Candy Cane Bar, and Peeps Snowmen. Which will be on the nice list and which will be on the naughty list this year? Listen to find out, and Merry Christmas from Candy Chat!

 

Ep 4: Christmas 2013