ONLY THE BEST INGREDIENTS – THE MOST PREMIUM – MAKE IT INTO A HILLIARDS CHOCOLATES PREMIUM CHOCOLATE OR SPECIALTY CANDY

Hilliards Chocolates is inclined to emphasize that we use high quality and premium ingredients in the handcrafting of our delicious and renowned fine chocolates and specialty candies. Then again, why wouldn’t this be the case? We seek out and procure the best ingredients – including the purest flavorings – to create confections that deliver the… Read more »

“TASTE OF EASTON” … COMMUNITY BUILDING … AND GIVING BACK

    It was a wonderful event last night – the 2015 Taste of Easton – a celebration of the food and drink commercially prepared and sold in the town, and nearby vicinity. Held in the Martha and Al Gomes Dining Room at Stonehill College, 21 enterprises participated, with Hilliards Chocolates among them. As well,… Read more »

A SPOTLIGHT TODAY ON … THE THOROUGHLY DELICIOUS HILLIARDS CLASSIC ROOT BEER FLOAT

  There are some foods that just match up nicely. They wonderfully meld and marry and come together – they enhance each other; they produce something delightful and delicious beyond that which the individual components of the venture deliver when alone. Such as when root beer meets up with vanilla ice cream – or, as… Read more »

“HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!” – TO ALL MOMS, FROM HILLIARDS CHOCOLATES; WE’RE HERE AND OFFER DELICIOUS FINE CHOCOLATES AND SPECIALTY CANDIES FOR MOM; AND TODAY AND TOMORROW, OUR SCRUMPTIOUS CHOCOLATE DIPPED STRAWBERRIES

  “A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.” TENNEVA JORDAN   Most appropriately, throughout human history, mothers have been thanked, honored, and acknowledged through societal recognition and special events. As for the holiday and event that is… Read more »

SWITZERLAND IS THE HAPPIEST COUNTRY. THE SWISS EAT MORE CHOCOLATE PER CAPITA THAN ANY OTHER COUNTRY. IS THERE A CONNECTION?

One doesn’t have to commit much effort to scouting and searching to find information and evidence – and testament – that chocolate can help make a person happy. We mean, really … on the scientific front there is considerable research which shows that there are substances in chocolate that boost our mood – that make… Read more »

IN THE NEWS – CANDY RELATED

Hilliards Chocolates likes to stay on top of how candy and confections are making the news and playing a role – however modest – in current events. And not just actual candy and sweets – but things … and people… that are named for candy and sweets – or which have something of a candy… Read more »

IT’S NATIONAL PRETZEL DAY

Today is National Pretzel Day. It is the custom of Hilliards Chocolates to, in this space, highlight events … and days … dedicated to certain foods. German and Swiss-German immigrants brought with them the recipes for pretzels, and introduced them to North America. In large numbers the newly arrived made a home in Pennsylvania – and to this day… Read more »

FOR THE LOVE OF MAPLE FLAVOR – AS MAPLE SUGARING SEASON COMES TO A CLOSE

  Hilliards Chocolates has touted and acclaimed in this space the wonderful flavor of maple. Pure maple flavor is a delight – and its essence and marrow is indigenous to an area that runs from and takes in the northeastern part of the United States and up into Canada. Maple syrup and maple sugar constitute… Read more »

THE HILLIARDS CHOCOLATES ICE CREAM STORY

  Going back almost 25 years ago, now, when Hilliards Chocolates (then Hilliards House of Candy) co-owners, the husband and wife team of Charlie and Judy (Hilliard) McCarthy, decided to open an ice cream parlor in their North Easton location, they did so for a few reasons. “Historically in the warmer months … particularly the summer …… Read more »

LIVING LONG AND WELL – AND ENJOYING CHOCOLATE

Hilliards Chocolates is ever inclined to share information from serious and well credentialed scientific studies that support that chocolate is good for health – whether physical, emotional, or a combination of the two. Then again, physical and emotional health are intertwined. And, along and in keeping with this vein of thought, we wonder if the… Read more »