Chocolate covered cinnamon bears are to Utah like the Goo Goo Cluster is to Tennessee or the Idaho Spud is to Idaho. All of thesecrave-able confections marry delectable ingredients with a luxurious chocolate coating. For those who don't already know, Utahns love candy, in fact, we eat more candy per capita than any other US state! So, it’s no surprise that, for almost 120 years, the Sweet's Candy Company in Salt Lake City, is renowned as one of the oldest family-owned and operated candy producing companies in the country.
TheSweet Candy Companydiscovered the unusual cinnamon chocolate combination back in 1994 andcaught candy lovers by surprise with the new spicy, sweet combination. Sweet's Candy Company president, Richard Kay admits that while demand is high, supply is limited; even though Sweet's Candy now produces nearly one million pounds of chocolate cinnamon bears for distribution around the globe each year.
Chocolate Cinnamon Bear Candy is Unique to its Home State
Thechocolate cinnamon bearjoins the ranks of Utah's unusual favorites like fry sauce, a wide array of Jello concoctions, funeral potatoes, and heavenly scones. While not everyone is a fan of all of Utah's favorites, one thing is certain,if you are a sweet-heat lover, you're going to love Sweet's chocolate covered cinnamon bears.Sweet's Candy Companyhold the hearts of all Utahns byproducing amazing candy, made with only the best ingredientsand by using old-world manufacturing methods.
How Are Chocolate Cinnamon Bears Made?
The magic happens at theSweet's Candy factorylocated in SLC, Utah. There are designated rooms for each of the different candy making processes like the fruit sours room, the taffy room, Non-GMO, and thechocolate enrobing room where spicy little red bears get their chocolate covering.
Firstcinnamon bears ride along a massive conveyor belt, as long as a football field.
The conveyor belt takes the little guys for aride under a chocolate waterfall.
They continue their journey on the conveyor to becooled to just the right temperature.
Lastly, thesecrave-able little bears are bagged for distributionto grocery stores, retailers and through theSweet's websitefor delivery directly to your front door.
Sweet & Spicy Gift Idea
Sweet's Candy Company makes it easy to tell your special someone how much you care with agift setto include all their favorites likechocolate covered cinnamon bears, chocolate covered fruit sticks, our world-famous salt water taffy, or choose from our large selectionof over 250 different candies.
Take advantage offree shipping for orders over $75!
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