Gummies Part 2: Fried Egg Gummies

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Who said you couldn’t have candy for breakfast? Fried Egg Gummies are one of our most popular pick ‘n’ mix candies. Even if you don’t like eggs, you are sure to love these because they don’t taste like egg. They were invented by Haribo, a German company in the mid 20th century. The popularity of this sweet is partly due to the two different textures of gummy that it has. The “yolk” is made out of a harder gummy, whilst the “egg white” is made out of a softer gummy with a marshmallow-like texture. That’s all for Fried Egg Gummies!...

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Gummies Part 1: The History of Gummies

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Where would we be without gummies? Gummies are a staple of the pick ‘n’ mix selection and one of the most important of the 5 candy food groups so we decided to dedicate 3 posts to the history of gummies and teach you some must-know facts about some of the most popular Gummies. The first soft gummies were created in the 19th century by boiling sugar and fruit with Gummi arabicum (the resin of a type of acacia tree). Over time, the Gummi arabicum was replaced by gelatin to give gummies a softer consistency. It was then that the gummy...

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