Enjoy Pecan Caramel Apple Bark on National White Chocolate Day!

Apple Pecan Caramel Bark

Fall is quickly approaching here in Massachusetts, as is one of our favorite days of the year: National White Chocolate Day! Sure, when it comes to rich, creamy, sweet and delicious chocolate, most individuals prefer the milk or dark chocolate varieties. But we at Hilliards Chocolates believe that is only because they haven’t tried the… Read more »

Celebrating Grandparents Day This Weekend

milk chocolate assortment

Celebrated every year on the first Sunday after Labor Day, this year’s Grandparents Day observance occurs on September 11. Here at Hillards Chocolates, we absolutely love this holiday, because it is a wonderful opportunity to say “thank you” to our grandparents for the millions of things – big and small – that they do for… Read more »

Fundraising with Hilliards this Fall

chocolate bars fundraising

As the end of August draws near, we at Hilliards Chocolates’ cannot believe how quickly the summer season went by! School is almost back in session, which means your children are busy picking out new school supplies and back-to-school clothing. And as a parent, you are probably thinking about the upcoming fundraisers for clubs, sports… Read more »

Our Favorite Ice Cream Historical Highlights

Vanilla cookie waffle cone

A delicacy only enjoyed by the most elite and wealthy of individuals until the early 1800s, ice cream is a well-loved summer specialty that we dish out to visitors of all ages here at Hilliards Chocolates’ Easton Ice Cream Parlor! Homemade flavors like Chew Cashew Turtle Soup and Coffee Brownie Madness are some of our… Read more »

Summer’s Favorite Treat: Saltwater Taffy

saltwater taffy

Cooked in large kettles, spun on “Taffy Pull” machines and available in an endless array of colorful flavors, saltwater taffy is a melt-in-your-mouth treat that screams summer. But why is it that this popular confection is only available once per year? Anyone who grew up along the Atlantic Coast of southeastern New England and New… Read more »

Chocolate Quotes and Their Perfect Chocolate Pairs

chocolate dipped oranges

Whether you prefer creamy milk chocolate or semi-sweet dark chocolate, it is impossible to deny that this favorite flavor is quite addicting. The average American enjoys 12 lbs. of chocolate a year, for a total 18 percent of the world’s supply. But we aren’t even the world leader when it comes to chocolate consumption. That… Read more »

Hilliards Annual Fudge Sale Has Just Begun

fudge

Fresh, creamy and full of flavor, fudge is one of our absolute favorite confections. And because we know that our customers love eating homemade fudge just as much as we love making it, Hilliards Chocolates is hosting our annual fudge sale once again! With endless flavor combinations and a rich, creamy texture, there is so… Read more »

National Ice Cream Month is Almost Here!

homemade ice cream

There are so many things to look forward to during the month of July. Not only is it the first full month of summer vacation, but it is also National Ice Cream Month! A delicacy that was originally enjoyed by the elite, ice cream has been a favorite dessert for Americans since the 1700s. According… Read more »

Still Looking for a Father’s Day Gift for Dad? Hilliards Has Some Ideas

ice cream parlor

He’s the one who taught you to ride a bike, helped you through your tough algebra homework and came to your rescue when your car broke down. Finding the perfect gift for dad can be near impossible. How do you express how thankful you are for everything he has done and continues to do for… Read more »

End the School Year with a Thank You Gift from Hilliards!

caramel apples

With another school year coming to a close, many parents are looking for a way to thank their children’s teachers for all the hard work and support they have provided throughout the year. There are lots of different gift ideas to consider, but here at Hilliards Chocolates we are partial to the ones with gourmet… Read more »