Shop Small Business Saturday with Hilliards Chocolates!

advent calendars

Developed by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday is a great way to get involved in your local community while getting a head start on your holiday shopping. After an enjoyable and delicious Thanksgiving Day with your relatives, the next thing on your mind is probably the holiday season ahead and the long list… Read more »

Let Hilliards Chocolates Handle Dessert this Thanksgiving

pumpkin pie fudge

A time to celebrate with our loved ones and give thanks for all we have, Thanksgiving is also a busy day, especially for those hosting the festivities. While you are busy polishing silverware, basting the turkey and preparing your favorite fall-themed recipes, let Hilliards Chocolates make dessert! Whether your family is a fan of pumpkin,… Read more »

Explore World Record Chocolates

Chocolate Turkeys

Here at Hilliards, there are very few things that we love more than chocolate. From creamy milk chocolate fudge to dark chocolate cashew turtles, there are so many delectable ways to enjoy this rich treat. Whether it is paired with fruit and nuts or eaten on its own, chocolate is a well loved dessert staple…. Read more »

Fall Favorites: Caramel Apples & Pumpkin Fudge

butterfinger caramel apple

From the fresh breeze to the colorful array of leaves falling from the tree, Boston is full of life this fall. Your family is probably just as busy as ours, cleaning out the gutters, raking the leaves and unpacking Thanksgiving decorations. After a Saturday afternoon working around the house, enjoy one of Hilliards Chocolates’ favorite… Read more »

The Delicious History of Halloween and Candy

chocolate ghosts for Halloween

A much loved holiday for children and adults alike, Halloween provides the unique opportunity to enjoy candy and other sweets while dressed as anyone or anything you can imagine. Chocolate molded in the likeness of jack-o-lanterns and ghosts, candy is one of our favorite parts of the festivities. From milk chocolate ghosts to caramel apples… Read more »

National Chocolate Day is Just a Week Away!

chocolate jimmies carmel apple

One of our favorite days of the year, National Chocolate Day is celebrated annually on October 28. A rich and versatile treat, chocolate has the ability to enhance so many foods, from raisins to pretzels to fruit. Whether you are partial to dark chocolate or milk chocolate, there are so many tasty options to choose… Read more »

Today is Sweetest Day! Let’s celebrate!

Did you know today is Sweetest Day?  It’s possible that you may have never even heard of it, but it’s been a tradition since 1922!  It’s not another Valentine’s Day,  rather it’s a very sweet day to show compassion and love to those in need, or just to those you care about.  Sweetest Day is predominantly celebrated in… Read more »

Bountiful Apple Harvest in New England

As reported in the Brockton Enterprise, C.N. Smith Farms of East Bridgewater, MA is harvesting a bountiful crop of apples this season.  Ideal weather conditions during critical points during the harvesting season is what Bar Louis Weeks, the Director of The New England Apple Association describes.  Not only is C.N. Smith’s crop approximately 20% larger… Read more »

Welcome, Autummer!

“Autummer” [aw-tuh mer] noun: the confusing season that occurs around Labor Day in the northeastern hemisphere of New England when hot sunny days collide with crisp, autumn weather.   sentence: Is it a bikini day or a fall jacket kind of day? I don’t know, this is Autummer!    It’s back to school time, but that doesn’t mean summer activities have to… Read more »

Get your crunch on!

Making Almond Toffee Crunch In 1981 when Judy and Charlie bought the Hilliards business from Judy’s family (“Hilliard” is Judy’s maiden name) they knew it was going to take more than fresh paint to rejuvenate the business.  They wanted to remind people why they loved Hilliards candy so much! So that very first year, they… Read more »