Sugar High: 16 Ways to Get a Sweet Sugar Rush
Why should Halloween get all the attention of confectionery lovers? We happen to be rounding out National Candy Month and June is just as prime a time as any to Treat. Yo. Self. to a well-deserved sweet reward.
We scoured the most colorful (and fun!) market in existence to find the cutest, quirkiest, yummiest candies that would even make Willy Wonka smile. From wearable items (like statement rings made from pulled sugar) to boozy gummies (like Champagne-spiked bears), you’re sure to find something that will keep you feeling giddy all summer long. Take a look at our gallery now!
Champagne gummy bears. Enough said.
Sugar-free tooth lollipops
Here’s an adorable sugar-free option that will satisfy tastes buds and keep your dentist happy.
$12 for 1 lb;
Express yourself with these adorable, all-natural confectionary emoticons.
Papabubble Knot Ring
Looks can be deceiving, but not in this case! This statement ring made from pulled sugar tastes just as good as it looks.
These adorable peach flavored penguins are meant to thrive year round, in any climate.
$5 for 1 lb;
See’s Candy Lollipops
Meet your new favorite indulgence: Rich, delectable pops flavored with real vanilla, butterscotch, Columbian coffee and chocolate. You’re welcome.
$17 for 30 pops;
Licorice Scottie dogs
Who can ever resist a Scottie, whether in a chewy licorice form, or the real fluffy deal?
$15 for 1.5 lb;
This whimsical fruit is actually made out of soft marzipan—how nutty!
$12 for 6;
Goat milk chai caramels
It’s no surprise that these subtly spiced caramels won a prestigious food award for Best Confection in 2012—they’re exquisite.
Edible art lollipops
Take in a bit of culture with these artful—literally!—pops.
$13 for 5;
Lego candy blox
These adorable sugary blocks look and work like actual Legos—they just taste a thousand times better.
$13 for 2 lbs;
Metallic Jordan Almonds
Jordon Almonds in mixed metals because there’s no reason your candy jar should be any less decked out than you.
From $15 for 8 oz;
Mega Sour Candy Buttons
These cute-as-a-button dots may not be as sweet as you remember. In fact, they’re super sour!
Hammond's Classic spiral lollipop
Gear up for any festivity with a classic spiral pop!
Open up a jar of these insanely delicious caramel-coated marshmallows and watch them “magically” disappear in no time.
Pear and Rosemary Lollipop
This fruit and herb combo offers the most sophisticated pairing on the block.