What Your Favorite Jelly Belly Says About YOU

October 13th, 2016
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Which Jelly Belly are you?

“You can tell a lot about a fellow’s character by his way of eating jelly beans.”

Ronald Reagan wasn’t wrong when he compared a person’s personality to the manner in which they eat candy. When it comes to Jelly Belly jelly beans, every person seems to have a favorite flavor. What does your favorite Jelly Belly say about you? Read the rest of this entry »

Preparing for Halloween

October 6th, 2016

Are you getting into the spirit of Halloween?

October is finally here, which means the department stores will be filled with Disney princess dresses, superhero suits, and frightening masks. Some of your neighbors will string up cobwebs and put out playful gravestones, while other neighbors will close their curtains and turn off the outdoor lights. Whether you’re a parent with young children or just love getting into the Halloween spirit, the first week of this month is the perfect time to start planning your festivities. Read the rest of this entry »

Are You Hungry for Football?

September 28th, 2016

Who will you be cheering for this weekend?

Football season is well underway. The Ravens are 3-0, first in AFC North, and Joe Flacco’s arm seems as steady as ever.  Whether you’re rooting for the Baltimore home team, or your allegiance lies somewhere else, no one can resist a good game. This weekend, as you gear up to watch the birds battle the Oakland Raiders, consider throwing a party to get your friends and family in the football spirit. Read the rest of this entry »

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
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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
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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


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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 »