Christmas Candy 2014: Top 10 Deals on Sweets & Chocolate

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Need some candy to stuff inside a Christmas stocking? Check out these sweet deals on candy canes, chocolate, sweets, and much more. No time to get to the candy store near you? You can also order nearly everything on this list through online retailers like Amazon, and it should get to you by Christmas Eve (assuming you select expedited shipping.) Whether you prefer to shop online or in-store, this list will give you some great ideas for getting your Christmas sugar high.


1. Hershey’s Chocolate Full Size Variety Pack

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Who doesn’t love a Hershey bar? With this giant variety pack of full-sized bars, you can stuff a whole lot of stockings, or bake a whole mess of cookies. This variety pack includes Hershey’s milk chocolate and milk chocolate with almond bars, along with Kit Kats and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

Price: $17.59 for a 30-count package

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2. Jolly Rancher Hard Candy

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Do the people on your Christmas list prefer fruity candies over chocolate? Jolly Ranchers are a classic hard candy with a tart flavor. When you buy them in bulk, you can get tons of candy for not a lot of cash.

Price: $11.97 for a five-pound package

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3. Candy Crate Nostalgic Candy Assortment Gift Box

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Shopping for someone with a serious sweet tooth, or someone older who gets nostalgic about old-timey candy? Each retro “Candy Crate” gift box has around 30 different old-fashioned candies, making this an awesome gift for sweet tooths of all ages.

Price: $20.58

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4. Japanese Green Tea Kit Kat

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Unless you happen to have a great Asian grocery in your neighborhood, you’ve probably never had the chance to try these unusual Japanese Kit Kats. These green tea Kit Kats have a sweet and subtle flavor. These would be a great gift for anyone who is passionate about tea, Japanese culture, or unusual candies.

Price: $5.68 for a bag of 12 mini Kat Kats

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5. Soda Can Fizzy Candy

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Fizzy candy delights both kids and adults. This six pack includes a wide array of candies in flavors like orange, lemon-lime and grape. Just don’t mix them with soda, or you’re likely to get a bit of a belly ache.

Price: $4.95 for a pack of six

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6. Vero Pica Fresa Chili Strawberry Mexican Candy

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This unusual candy has flavors of both strawberry and chili pepper. This would be a great candy gift for anyone who has family ties to Mexico, or anyone who loves spicy food. Each bag has about 100 candies inside.

Price: $9.99 per bag

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7. Cotton Candy Express Kit

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Do you have a cotton candy machine at home? This cotton candy kit comes with three different cotton candy base flavors, plus a bunch of paper cones to wind your candy around. If you already have a cotton candy machine, then this gift ensures you can create some memorable Christmas moments with the whole family.

Price: $17.99

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8. Bob’s Mini Candy Canes

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With 208 candy canes in each box, you can keep your sugar high going well into Spring. These mini candy canes are great for stuffing stockings, decorating trees, baking special cookies, or just giving out to friends and family. It’s not really Christmas without candy canes.

Price: $15.79 per tub

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9. 5-Pound Gummy Bear

Check out one guy’s attempt to conquer the five pound gummy bear in the video above.

If you’re shopping for a teen with a serious sweet tooth, a five pound gummy bear is an awesome gift. We can pretty much guarantee that nobody else will be giving them a giant piece of gummy candy for Christmas. Just don’t eat it all in one sitting. These bad boys have over 6,000 calories, so they might be a good gift for younger kids to share.

Price: $29.29

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10. Poopin’ Pets Reindeer

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The perfect “gross” candy for kids, reindeer poop is a hilarious stocking stuffer. If a reindeer isn’t your thing, the same company also makes a Santa, a penguin, and a snowman that also poop candy. You can see the whole array of candy poo toys at the link below.

Price: $10.95

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