Posts Tagged: South of Boston Specialty Candies

Prepare for Easter with Hilliards Chocolates

One of our favorite holidays here at Hilliards Chocolates, Easter gives us the opportunity to add a creative spring-colored touch to all of our most popular candies and chocolates. And with the Easter celebrations just a few weeks away, we are busy filling baskets with our favorite homemade delicacies, including milk chocolate bunnies, cream filled… Read more »

Happy National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day!

Today is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day, and whether you like to enjoy it on toast, in the middle of a PB&J sandwich or paired with chocolate, there isn’t a bad way to eat peanut butter. One of the most delicious and well loved foods on the market, Americans love this nutty spread so much… Read more »

Maple Sugar Season is Almost Here!

As February comes to a close, the chocolatiers here at Hilliards Chocolates are searching for signs of spring and hoping to say goodbye to the cold, dreary winter weather that has been pounding the state of Massachusetts the past few months. From packing away our shovels to being able to enjoy ice cream again, there… Read more »

Celebrate National Chocolate Mint Day on February 19!

If you are a fan of mint chocolate chip ice cream or peppermint thins, you are in luck, because your new favorite day of the year is almost here! This Friday, February 19, is National Chocolate Mint Day, the perfect occasion to indulge in one of the best flavor combinations around. How did a day… Read more »

Don’t Forget: Valentine’s Day is Almost Here!

With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, it is time to head to Hilliards Chocolates to pick up gourmet chocolates and candies for the ones you love most. Whether you are shopping for your partner, your children, your best friends or family members, we have all of our favorite delicacies dressed up in red,… Read more »

Celebrate National Cherry Month with Cherry Cordials

If you love the rich flavor of cherries, then you are in luck this month! February is National Cherry Month, the perfect excuse to indulge in your favorite cherry-flavored dessert. Our favorite choice? Here at Hilliards Chocolates we especially enjoy cherry cordials. Dipped in milk or dark chocolate, these juicy maraschino cherry delights are made… Read more »

Start Planning Your Valentine’s Day Celebration Early

Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away, and as we decorate our windows with hearts, fill our shops with teddy bears and dip our truffles in pink coconut, we are wondering the same question as you. What should I get my loved one for Valentine’s Day? With so many delicious confections to choose from,… Read more »

Happy National Buttercrunch Day!

Celebrated annually on January 20, National Buttercrunch Day is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the delectable flavors of buttercrunch candy. Known by a few different names, this gourmet snack is also called toffee crunch and English toffee.  Created from caramelized sugar, chocolate and nuts, the proper cooking of toffee crunch is a delicate process that… Read more »

Start the New Year with a Sweet Celebration

After a wonderful Christmas holiday surrounded by family and friends, we at Hilliards Chocolates are looking forward to ringing in the New Year with our loved ones as well. 2015 has been such a great year and we are so excited to see what pleasant surprises and delicious candies 2016 has in store for us… Read more »