AS ALWAYS … HILLIARDS CHOCOLATES IS ANSWERING THE SIREN OF THE SEASON

A great time of year, hear – the nexus of summer and autumn. Yes, we have ourselves … officially … about a week more of summer – and then autumn.  Over the next month, we will have, hopefully, a nice stretch of days of sun and warm to mild to cool, and nights where the [...]

TO BE HERE SOON – THE NEW HILLIARDS CHOCOLATES STORE IN MANSFIELD

Hilliards Chocolates – a leading maker of fine chocolates and specialty candies south of Boston – is gratified and privileged to serve a loyal and growing customer base. To respond to the demand for our confections, and to connect with more people who appreciate delicious homemade chocolates and candies, Hilliards will soon open – in November – a retail [...]

“FUDGE MOUNTAIN” – THE NAME OF THE LONG LOST CHAPTER FROM “CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY”; PENGUIN BOOKS IS RELEASING THE CHAPTER TO HELP COMMEMORATE THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PUBLISHING OF ROALD DAHL’S CHILDREN’S CLASSIC

Hilliards Chocolates – a leading maker of fine chocolates and specialty candies south of Boston – is a keen and attentive student and follower of the appearance and representation of chocolates and confections across culture and society.   And it surely caught our attention that a long lost chapter of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” – [...]

HILLIARDS CHOCOLATES ICE CREAM – AND OTHER FROZEN CONFECTIONS … A NICE WAY TO OPTIMIZE THE FUN AND RELAXATION OF LABOR DAY WEEKEND. OUR NORTH EASTON STORE IS OPEN LABOR DAY

Hilliards Chocolates – a leading maker of fine chocolates and specialty candies south of Boston – also makes in its own kitchen some of the most delicious ice cream, frozen yogurt, and sorbets to found anywhere. We serve our frozen confections out of our ice cream parlor in our flagship store in North Easton at 316 Main [...]

IT’S HAPPENING NOW …. IT’S IN THE PROCESS … A NEW NAME AND A NEW LOGO

HERE WE GO – FOR SOME THROWBACK THURSDAY – THE HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY GIANT BOX OF CHOCOLATES

It is one of the most iconic advertising signs/props in the area – the Hilliards House of Candy giant box of chocolates.  Alan Hilliard and his wife, Barbara, moved to Easton in 1950 and opened up Hilliards Kitch-In-Vue Candy – the forerunner to Hilliards House of Candy – on the location where now is located [...]

THE HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY HAZELNUT TRUFFLE IS “ARE YOU KIDDING ME?” GOOD!!

Now … really … how incredibly, ridiculously, decadently, scrumptiously, deliciously, lusciously … good do these Hilliards Hazelnut Truffles look? But here’s the thing – these truffles taste so, so much better.  Yes –made in our own kitchen – satiny smooth chocolate hazelnut ganache enveloped in our own premium milk chocolate and chopped hazelnuts.  Hilliards House [...]

EARN A DOCTORATE IN CHOCOLATE STUDIES?

Hilliards House of Candy – the leading chocolate and candy maker in Greater Boston – has delighted confections lovers for close to 90 years.  We surely know a lot about chocolate – even as we always strive to learn more. Still, we consider ourselves as smart and educated on chocolate as just about any group [...]

TODAY HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY DOES A CALL OUT FOR ITS DELICIOUS HOMEMAMDE WAFFLE CONES

Hilliards House of Candy – the leading candy and chocolate maker in Greater Boston – delivers confectionery delicious and scrumptious in so many, many ways.   Even if you have been a patron and fan of Hilliards for several years, you can probably still find in our stores another candy or treat you have not tried [...]

100 YEARS AGO, “THE GREAT WAR” – LATER TO BE KNOWN AS “WORLD WAR I” – COMMENCED. OUT OF – AND SURVIVING THE CARNAGE OF – THAT CONFLICT, IS THE WONDERFUL AND SOUL-ENRICHING STORY OF THE “CHOCOLATE SOLDIER”

World War I commenced on July 28, 1914 – and lasted until November 11, 1918. More than 9 million combatants and 7 million civilians died in the conflict – one of the most devastating and lethal in history. What is always true – and infinitely redeeming – is that goodness and nobleness and virtue can [...]

IT’S AUGUST – AND THAT MEANS THAT ALL THIS MONTH THE HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY TOFFEE SALE IS ON

Every August – for all of August – Hilliards House of Candy, the leading candy and chocolate maker in Greater Boston, holds its “Almond Toffee Crunch Sale.” Normally, a 7.5 ounce bag of our Almond Toffee Crunch sells for $11.95. Yet during August, for in-store purchases, the price is reduced to $7.50. A tremendously delicious [...]

IN PRAISE OF MILK CHOCOLATE – A FOLLOW UP TO NATIONAL MILK CHOCOLATE DAY

This past Tuesday was National Milk Chocolate Day, and as a follow up, Hilliards House of Candy – the leading candy and chocolate maker in Greater Boston – provides a link here to a wonderful story, published on the occasion at The Huffington Post.  Titled, “In Defense Of Milk Chocolate, The Underdog Of The Chocolate [...]

FINAL TWO DAYS OF THE 2014 HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY FUDGE SALE

  Every year … for the entire month of July … Hilliards House of Candy – the leading candy and chocolate maker in Greater Boston – holds its renowned fudge sale.  Today and tomorrow are the final days of the 2014 sale – the final two days this year to purchase 1 lb. of our [...]

Hollywood Screen Star Abigail Spencer Loves Her Chocolate

    “I love nothing more than a good, rich, dark chocolate. It exhilarates. It satisfies.”    ABIGAIL SPENCER

A LONG AND HEALTHY – AND HAPPY – LIFE. SWEETS – WHOLESOMELY CONSUMED – CAN BE A PART OF IT.

It is the solidly held contention of Hilliards House of Candy – the leading candy and chocolate maker in Greater Boston – that moderate consumption of sweets can be consistent with overall healthy living.  Confections can not only be consistent with a healthy life – but a long and healthy and happy life.  Of course, [...]