blogTO recently visited Sweet Thrills and they were brave enough to taste 5 of our most unusual candy. These are some of the strangest and most rare candy anywhere around, especially in Toronto. As you may know, Sweet Thrills is one of the only places in Toronto to find candy of the past and future. For little ones, and big babies, we have it all.
The top 5 weirdest candies at Sweet Thrills, according to blogTO's Dhanung Bulsara are:
- Toxic Waste
- Thrills Gum
- Astronaut Ice Cream
- Scorpion Lollipop
- Bean Boozled
Top 5 weird candies at Sweet Thrills
This Super Sour Candy will make your wince and your tongue roll back. First, it's a long-lasting blast of super sour candy flavour. As you get to the middle it's a sweet candy taste. Then the core knocks you with an intense Mega Sour Candy Blast! Deep inside of this sour candy is a TOP SECRET Super Sour Candy Core. Each candy has a combination of two flavors in one, you will find new flavors including Raspberry/Lemon, Orange/Apple, Banana/Blueberry, Grape/Strawberry and Pineapple/Passion Fruit. Each piece comes in an individual fluorescent wrapper.
2. Thrills Gum
Sometimes You Just Need To Have A Taste Of Soap Right? - What, Wait, What! Uniquely flavored gum that tastes like soap, but everyone loves it , we think! Thrills is a Canadian brand of chewing gum. It was originally produced by the O-Pee-Chee company of London, Ontario, Canada and was bought by Nestle in the late 1980s. It is well known for its purple colour and its distinctive flavor. You have to try it to understand.
3. Astronaut Ice Cream
Astronaut ice cream is an out of this world treat. Originally developed for space missions, the creamy-sweet freeze-dried astronaut dessert will give you a taste of outer space right here on Earth. Prepare for blast off with fun new flavors like Vanilla, Neopolitan, and Cookies & Cream. Open the wrapper and its ready to enjoy!
4. Scorpion Lollipop
What are you made of? Enjoy a sweet treat when you pop a Scorpion Sucker in your mouth and bite into a real scorpion, stinger and all. The non-venomous arachnid is perfectly safe to eat…if you’ve got the stomach for it! You can savor your Scorpion surrounded by fruit-flavored hard candy goodness like blueberry, strawberry, apple, or banana?
5. Bean Boozled
Jelly Belly has taken its most popular BeanBoozled product and JUMBO sized it! It's a box of candy and game all in one! Use the spin wheel to decide what bean you eat. Will it taste great or gross?
BeanBoozled 5th Edition includes 20 flavors of jelly beans: 10 weird and wild flavors that look identical to 10 classic and delicious flavors. Think you can tell the difference between the tasty Toasted Marshmallow and pungent new Stink Bug? What about delicious Birthday Cake and not-so-delicious Dirty Dishwater?
Weird and nasty flavors mixed with regular ones. Makes a great game!