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chocolate covered strawberries

Chocolate covered strawberries is a quick and simple idea for a Valentines desert. On Valentine’s Day it is a good idea to have some dessert you and your special someone can snack on after dinner. One cure for your sweetie on the sweetest day of the year is to make a fast and simple chocolate covered strawberry dessert! Of course you can always but a pre-made package of chocolate covered strawberries, but for that extra special touch all you need are a few ingredients to make your Valentine feel even more special

First you want to but some semi-sweet chocolate bars. These bars can usually be found in the baking section of your grocery store. Often times on the back of the package it will instruct you on how to melt the chocolate. Follow those instructions for melting. Then, while your chocolate is nice, warm, and melted all you have to do is give a good dip to your strawberry! This will take a few to get a nice dip and to get a bit of practice, but be patient!

This is sure to be a special dessert for you and your valentine!

flavor of love

You will never guess what flavor is the most favorite flavor for Valentine’s Day! Chocolate?!

That’s right!  If you are going to go out and buy some Chocolate for a loved one on Valentines Day this year be sure it’s in a heart shaped box if it’s Milk Chocolate, otherwise you can get a load of fancy dark chocolates and you will probably be safe skipping over the heart box.

Some other favorites for chocolate flavorings on Valentine Day? Try some orange chocolate or even the classic mint chocolate!

Twizzlers Candy Flavor

Halloween is coming up, so let’s talk about the flavors available to you in Twizzlers candy.  Twizzlers are a licorice candy made by Hershey’s.  They were originally made by a licorice company named National Licorice Company – created in 1902.  This company eventually merged with Hershey’s, putting Twizzlers out under their name.

Licorice is not everyone’s favorite candy.  It has a very distinctive flavor that only appeals to some people.  It is very chewy.  The black colored Twizzler is the only true licorice flavor, and many would describe it as very bitter tasting, as licorice is an anise-flavored candy.

With all that said, twizzlers flavors include 1.) strawberry 2.) cherry 3.) true black licorice, and 4.)chocolate flavor.

Candy Corn Flavors

One of the most popular flavors of halloween is candy corn!  Candy corn is a sweet sugary candy that’s made specifically around Halloween from honey, corn syrup, and sugar by Brach’s Confections.  Traditional candy corn is the shape of a cone and has three colors – the bottom part is yellow, the middle part is orange, and the top part is white. Indian candy corn is another popular common variety which is brown orange and white. Although some people claim the colors taste different, in fact, all the colors have the same flavor.

Candy Corn is soft and chewy and tastes very sweet. The flavor it so appealing, that according to the manufacturer, so much candy corn is eaten, that if you lined them up end to end it would circle the earth 4.5 times.

Retailers are starting to sell gourmet candy corn which comes in different flavors including: chocolate, cinammon, pumpkin spice, blackberry cobbler, cherry, green apple, and many many more flavors.

Most Popular Jelly Bean Flavor

The most popular Jelly Bean flavor is buttered popcorn flavor! Of the 50 official flavors made by Jelly Belly (which is one of the largest makers of jelly beans), the buttery melt-in-your mouth flavor of buttered popcorn flavor is the best according to people and their taste buds! Strange!!

The 50 official flavors include all kinds of natural and artificial flavors including:
the official 50 flavors which are: Berry Blue, Blueberry, Bubble Gum, Buttered Popcorn, Café Latte, Cantaloupe, Cappuccino, Caramel Apple, Caramel Corn, Chocolate Pudding, Cinnamon, Coconut, Cotton Candy, A&W Cream Soda, Crushed Pineapple, Dr Pepper, French Vanilla, Grape Jelly, Green Apple, Island Punch, Jalapeño, Juicy Pear, Kiwi, Lemon, Lemon Drop, Lemon Lime, Licorice, Mango, Margarita, Orange Juice, Orange Sherbet, Peach, Peanut Butter, Piña Colada, Pink Grapefruit, Plum, Raspberry, Red Apple, A&W Root Beer, Sizzling Cinnamon, Strawberry Cheesecake, Strawberry Daiquiri, Strawberry Jam, Tangerine, Toasted Marshmallow, Top Banana, Tutti-Fruitti, Very Cherry, Watermelon, and Wild Blackberry.

Jelly beans in every flavor!