Posts By: Hilliards Chocolates

Awesome Hilliards House Of Candy Caramel Apples – For Easter

“Normally caramel apples are a fall tradition here at Hilliards,” says Hilliards House of Candy co-owner Judy (Hilliard) McCarthy.  “But they are extremely popular all the time; we have requests for them year round. “We can’t do them year round but in recent years we have brought them back for Easter. We decorate them for… Read more »

THE WORLD’S BIGGEST CHOCOLATE BUNNY – HERE HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY DOES A CALL OUT TO ITS CREATION, AND A KIND GESTURE

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnoY4Pip6_Q]Hilliards House of Candy is busy with its Easter candy business.  Of course, one of the favorite Easter candies that Hilliards sells is the chocolate bunny. Here we do a call out to Duracell Corporation which back in late March 2010 – Easter-time– sponsored the building and creation of the world’s biggest chocolate bunny: a… Read more »

Can Eating Chocolate Help You Stay Thin?

It is all over the national news and media – the findings of a clinical study released yesterday in the prestigious Archives of Internal Medicine that eating chocolate can help you stay thin. Here is a link to a news story on the study: Chocolate And Staying Thin These findings have of course caught the attention of Hilliards House… Read more »

THE “SPRING AND EASTER CANDY” CONNECTION

Yesterday was the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere.  Spring and candy have a history.   Hilliards House of Candy does a thriving business during the spring. Spring and the rejuvenation of the earth and flowers and trees have influenced the traditions of Easter, one of the most sacred of days in Christianity. Among those… Read more »

ST. PATRICK’S DAY CANDY AT HILLIARDS HOUSE OF CANDY – PICK SOME UP AS A GIFT OR AS A TREAT FOR YOURSELF

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N74VzwMrTO0&feature=related]Hilliards House of Candy has delicious St. Patrick’s Day candy, at all three of its stores: Easton, Canton, and Hanover.  You know that St. Patrick’s Day is special for Hilliards, and with its owners, the married couple, Charlie and Judy McCarthy.   (Just a note: Judy’s maiden name is Hilliard.)   In a tribute to St. Patrick’s… Read more »

Hilliards House of Candy – Making Peppermint Bark

Peppermint bark is something of a Holiday Time candy.  But it is enjoyable and wonderful all year  – especially the peppermint bark that Hilliards House of Candy makes.   Please check out this video of peppermint bark being made at Hilliards House of Candy. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRVnLrKuhoQ&feature=fvsr]

AL HILLIARD – CANDY MAKING LEGEND

Al Hilliard (photo attached) is a candy making legend.   If you click on the link below you will be taken to a story on Al that was published this past December.  Enjoy.  Al Hilliard – Candy Making Legend

DELICIOUS!!

Check out this wonderful video which shows Hilliards House of Candy delicious confections being made – and which also provides and shares some background and history on Hilliards.   Sweet!! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e02oTgVjVlU]