We may be sour, but we know our sweets.

British Old Fashioned Boiled Sweets: The Finale

Chapter 4 in our 4 part breakdown of classic British hard candies

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British Old Fashioned Boiled Sweets: Episode 3

Part 3 of our boiled sweets master class

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British Old Fashioned Boiled Sweets, Episode 2

Three shockingly good hard candies from the good 'ol UK

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British Old Fashioned Boiled Sweets. Episode 1.

This is the start of a beautiful friendship, I'm sure of it. Let's learn together.

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Rhubarb & Custard Boiled Sweets : A UK Classic that Must Needs Come Stateside.

Imagine boiled celery candy - now scratch that, take Strawberry & Rhubarb pie, take away the Strawberry, and add custard. Now make it a hard candy.

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Fizzy Favourite Rainbow Pencils

What do you get when you put classic boiled sweets flavors into newfangled filled gummies?

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Mr. Candy British Treats: Rosey Apples & Pear Drops

Classic boiled sweets from the UK - what could be better? Or in this case, what couldn't be?

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Taveners Rhubarb & Custard

Ooh! Another take on the super Brit treat rhubarb & custard boiled sweets! (That's "hard candy" on 'Merican)

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Bassett’s Sherbet Lemons

Boiled sweets are a crucial part of the candy world, as well as candy history. These are perhaps the most iconic boiled sweet there is. DO THE MATH, HOT SHOT!

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Radioactive Sours

I didn't have protective gloves when I tasted these, so it's possible I'm now part mutant.

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American Brand Sour Jelly Beans

CRUNCHY SOUR JELLY BEANS EVERYBODY

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Waitrose Rhubarb & Custard

an absolute classic pairing: but is it botched?

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Waitrose Fruit Sherbets

break out the pennies, cause it's penny candy time.

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Sula Sugar Free Mint Humbugs

i REALLY want to say BAH HUMBUG, but peeps....I just can't! These are just too yummy.

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3 Reasons to Trash these Butter Popcorn Gummis

Not sure you want to eat these. You DEFINITELY want to read about not eating these though.

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Cola Cubes

I love hard candies and I love cola - a natural fit, right?

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British Bon Bons

Get prepared for a whole new thing...

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Sucre de Rouen: It’s All in the Name. And that’s Not Much.

The French may go on strike and stop making these so buy as soon as you can.

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Taveners Lemon & Strawberry Sherbets

Perhaps THE most iconic classic British candy is under the microscope today, yo.

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Ireland – Is There More Than U2, The Name “Rowan” and Guiness???

Here's a first- candy from Ireland. Will it suck, or stay strong like the rest of Europe?

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