Gummy Bears

Gummy Bears

They were invented in Germany in the 1920s and became wildly popular in the U.S. in the 1980s, even spawning a Disney show. Today, gummy bears are just as popular as ever.

candy corn

Candy Corn

You either love candy corn or you hate it. The recipe for candy corn, which is a type of mellow cream candy, has remained the same since the 1800s: water, sugar, corn syrup and fondant. It is thought of as a Halloween candy but has always been available year round.

Fudge

Fudge

Everyone loves fudge and anyone who says they don’t love fudge is either lying or is an alien. Here’s our fudge timeline so you can see where all that fudginess came from.