Reserve Your Valentine’s Day Hand-Dipped Chocolate Covered Strawberries

February 9th, 2016

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Have you decided how you and your sweetie will spend this special day? If you’d like to make the holiday extra special, visit any Wockenfuss Candies location this Saturday or Sunday, February 13th or14th, for fresh chocolate covered strawberries. These special treats are only available for Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day, so be sure to reserve your selection soon – our limited quantity sells out quickly!

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Our chocolate covered strawberries are only available twice a year, so hurry and reserve yours today!

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The Basics of Pairing Wine with Chocolate for Valentine’s Day

February 5th, 2016

If you’re planning a romantic dinner with your significant other for Valentine’s Day, there’s nothing more classic than chocolate truffles and a glass of wine for dessert. Wockenfuss Candies has all of your chocolate needs covered, but finding the right wine to go with your truffles can be a challenge. Because chocolate has such an intense flavor, pairing it with the wrong wine can be a big mistake that can leave an odd taste in your mouth. To avoid this, read on and learn more about choosing the perfect wine with chocolate pairings.

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Pairing wine with chocolate is more art than science, but there are still basics you should know.

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Conversation Hearts Have Been a Valentine’s Day Tradition for Over a Century!

February 1st, 2016

Few candies are more emblematic of a holiday than conversation hearts are for Valentine’s Day. These small and powdery heart-shaped wafer candies are emblazoned with sweet messages; even if you don’t particularly enjoy the way they taste, you’ve probably given and received them on more than a few Valentine’s Days. Also known as sweethearts, these small candies have a long history. Learn more in today’s blog!

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Conversation hearts are a beloved Valentine’s Day tradition.

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Fun Valentine’s Day Facts From Wockenfuss Candies

January 21st, 2016

Have you started thinking about Valentine’s Day yet? There’s less than a month left to make your dinner reservations, buy a sweet card, and order your Wockenfuss Valentine’s Day chocolates online! In today’s blog, learn some fun facts about this sweet holiday and impress your date with romantic trivia this Valentine’s Day.

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Why do we give cards for Valentine’s Day?

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The Sweet History Behind Giving Chocolate for Valentine’s Day

January 15th, 2016

It may seem a little soon to start thinking about Valentine’s Day, but we think it’s never too early to plan how you’ll spend one of the most important days of the year with your loved one. If you need to pick up delicious treats for your sweetie, our online store makes it easy and convenient to order from the comfort of your own home. But have you ever been curious about where the tradition of giving chocolate for Valentine’s Day comes from? We decided to do a little bit of research and find out where this tradition came from. Learn all you need to know in today’s blog!

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Do you know the history behind Valentine’s Day?

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Enjoying Candy Doesn’t Have to Ruin Your New Year’s Resolution

January 7th, 2016

With 2016 right around the corner, now is the time when many people begin thinking about their resolutions for the new year. For many, health and fitness will be a top concern and a large number of Americans will start the year on a diet. While many believe that going on a diet means giving up all of your favorite sweet treats, this doesn’t have to be the case! Read on to learn more about how you can indulge in the candy you love while maintaining your New Year’s resolutions.

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You can still eat candy while sticking to your resolutions!

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Christmas is Coming But It’s Not Too Late to Pick Up Wockenfuss Treats!

December 21st, 2015

Your Christmas tree has been decorated with care, stockings are waiting to be hung, and your home is alight with festive twinkling lights. Christmas is just around the corner, but are you done with your shopping? The holiday season is always a hectic time and we know how hard it can be to keep up with all of the gift-giving and hosting duties. If you’re in need of last-minute treats, Wockenfuss Candies is the perfect last-minute stop before the holidays are in full swing! Whether you need a gift for an unexpected guest or some treats to fill out your Christmas dessert table, Wockenfuss Candies has plenty of festive delights that are perfect for the season.

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There’s still time to pick up your Christmas candy from Wockenfuss!

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Holiday Treats from Wockenfuss Candies Are the Perfect Gift!

December 16th, 2015

Christmas is less than two weeks away and many of us are still scrambling to finish our holiday shopping. If your shopping list still seems a mile long, don’t fret! At Wockenfuss Candies, we have the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Whether your grandmother needs to steer clear of sugar or uncle Bob prefers fruit candy to chocolate, we have a sweet treat to delight everyone on your shopping list. In today’s blog, we offer some ideas and inspiration for everyone on your list to make your holiday a little easier and a whole lot sweeter.

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Holiday treats from Wockenfuss Candies are the perfect gift for everyone on your list!

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Chocolate Gelt: The Sweet History of a Hanukkah Favorite

December 10th, 2015

With seven days left until the end of Hanukkah, there is still plenty of time to pick up your favorite chocolate gelt from Wockenfuss Candy! This beloved holiday treat plays an important role in the holiday and is based on traditions that are hundreds of years old. Learn more about the history behind this delicious Hanukkah treat in today’s blog, below.

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Chocolate gelt is delicious and full of rich history!

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Now is the Time to Buy Your Advent Calendar From Wockenfuss Candies!

December 3rd, 2015

Advent calendars are a favorite holiday tradition for children across the United States. Counting down the days to Christmas is even more exciting when an advent calendar contains a daily treat! At Wockenfuss, our advent calendars contain solid milk chocolate confections hidden behind each window which are sure to delight children of all ages. Have you ever wondered where the tradition of advent calendars began? Find out in today’s blog!

 

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Advent calendars have a long history.

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