Wockenfuss Welcomes the First Day of Autumn

September 22nd, 2016
Caramel apples are a delicious way to show someone you care.

Happy Fall!

The first day of Autumn, or the Autumnal Equinox, is Thursday, September 22. For most, fall means tall boots, cozy sweaters, pumpkin patches, and warm apple cider.  Toasty, sweet apple treats may be the first thing on our minds, but let’s explore the historical and even scientific changes of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Pumpkins*

September 16th, 2016
Jack o' Lanterns

How much do you know about pumpkins?

*but were afraid to ask

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the coming of autumn means the welcoming of pumpkin spice. Coffee drinkers rejoice in their favorite warm seasonal beverage, and consumers of the world jump with glee as the shops fill with pumpkin pies. There’s just something about that plump orange gourd that instills happiness in us all. Even at Wockenfuss, we’ve caught the pumpkin bug. Visit one of our stores to try our pumpkin truffles or pumpkin pie fudge! Read the rest of this entry »

Planning an Autumn Event

September 9th, 2016
The History of Candy Corn

Give your party that seasonal touch with our collection of autumn candies!

Labor Day has come and gone, which means pack away those white denim pants and bring out the striped Breton sweaters! Our Halloween products are currently available on our website and select locations, so if you’re in the mood for that candy corn classic taste, you can order them today. Read the rest of this entry »

Wockenfuss Remembers Gene Wilder

September 1st, 2016
Dr. Leeds Jack Katzen (1)

Gene Wilder, star of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory”, passed on August 29th.

Willy Wonka: Invention, my dear friends, is 93% perspiration, 6% electricity, 4% evaporation, and 2% butterscotch ripple.

Mrs. Teevee: That’s 105 percent! Read the rest of this entry »

The Benefits of Ginger Candy (Yes, Benefits)

August 31st, 2016
Dried spicy ginger on the wooden table

Candied ginger is deliciously beneficial for your health.

You’re poking that ambiguous beige item resting next to your tempura roll around with your chopsticks. You’re new to the sushi game, and all of these bright and spicy foods are foreign to you. You manage to situate your utensils in the shape of a cross-sword and succeed in grappling the wiggly root firm enough to sniff it once, and then you taste it. There’s an immediate rush to your head and your eyes become wide from the sensations of what you’re realizing is ginger. Wow! It’s served with your Sashimi for a reason, a delicious and beneficial reason. Read the rest of this entry »

Taste Buds Gone Retro

August 18th, 2016
Retro candy

Come get your retro candy at Wockenfuss!

When walking down the Ocean City boardwalk, it is not uncommon to spot acid-washed, high waisted jeans throughout the crowd of adolescent beach-goers. Teenage boys are seen skateboarding passed in cut off Iron Maiden t-shirts, on their way to parties where the music is played on record players they bought for three times the original price. Trends of past generations are cool again and we have to face the facts: retro is in. While we reminisce about our glory days, let’s give our taste buds a blast from the past and revisit a few of the treats that were popular before the turn of the millennium. Read the rest of this entry »

Wedding Planning with a Candy Buffet

August 12th, 2016

 

candy buffet

A candy buffet is a sweet way to make your wedding more fun!

Weddings are huge, amazing events with tons of bells and whistles. Some couples may opt for an elegant spread and some just want to have fun, but a candy buffet can always take a seat at the table. After all, everyone loves candy, right? Today we’re going to be talking about how you can plan your wedding with a candy buffet. Are you ready to take a look? Read the rest of this entry »

Online Ordering Vs. Going into a Brick and Mortar Shop

August 5th, 2016

 

online ordering

Online ordering is a great way to enjoy your candy!

Brick and mortar shops are amazing pillars of the shopping community, but there is something really special about online ordering. In this day and age, there are many benefits and disadvantages to both styles of shopping. We at Wockenfuss offer you both options so today we’re going to go over the benefits of both. Ready to learn more? Let’s take a look. Read the rest of this entry »

Catch Pokémon While You Shop With Wockenfuss!

July 29th, 2016

 

pokemon go, wockenfuss

Come by our Hardford Rd location to catch some Pokemon!

We are happy to announce that our Harford rd. location is a Pokéstop! What is a Pokéstop? How can you enjoy your candy while catching your favorite Pokémon? We’ll be covering all this and more in this week’s blog, but let’s start with the basics. Pokémon Go is the global phenomenon that has captured the hearts and minds of people of all ages. This highly popular app has only been out for a short time, but it has already gained a huge following that is quite dedicated to the art of tracking and catching Pokémon. Read the rest of this entry »

Don’t Let Diabetes Stop You From Enjoying Candy

July 22nd, 2016

 

diabetes, sugarfree candy

Don’t let diabetes stop you from enjoying candy!

If you’ve been diagnosed with Diabetes, you may think that your candy enjoying days are over, but we’ve got some good news for you! Candy is something that everyone can enjoy, no matter their health. Today we’re going to be going over some of the candies that people who are living with diabetes can enjoy without endangering themselves. Are you ready to enjoy candy again? Let’s get started! Read the rest of this entry »