Posts Tagged: South of Boston Specialty Candies

Celebrate National Candy Day on Friday, November 4

Here at Hilliards Chocolates we consider every day a great day to enjoy candy. But did you know that there is a national observance to celebrate the gourmet confections we love so much? Titled “National Candy Day”, this dedication to sweet treats takes place on Friday, November 4. We aren’t quite sure when this national… Read more »

Have You Stocked Up on Halloween Candy Yet?

Halloween is just two short weeks away! Which means you are probably busy adding the finishing touches to your children’s costumes and decorating your lawn with skeletons, graveyard signs and other spooktacular décor meant to spook trick-or-treaters. In the midst of all this excitement and planning, you may have forgotten to pick up all your… Read more »

Sample All the Best Flavors of Fall with Hilliards

As the leaves begin to change colors and families start picking apples and pumpkins, it is obvious that fall is here in Massachusetts. Another telltale sign: Hilliards Chocolates has brought back all of our most delicious fall flavored chocolate and candies! Our candy-making connoisseurs are hard at work, our shelves are filled to the brim… Read more »

Caramel Apples are Back for the Fall Season

The most anticipated seasonal specialty of the year, Hilliards Chocolates’ homemade caramel apples are finally back in stores for the fall season! Whether you have been waiting for them to arrive since the end of last autumn or have just begun hearing rumors of their delicious flavors, we promise that they are well worth the… Read more »

Enjoy Pecan Caramel Apple Bark on National White Chocolate Day!

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

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

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 »

Summer’s Favorite Treat: 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 »

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

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 »