Off to Shanghai + Fruit Vines Teaser

By the time this post has published, I’ll be well on my way to Shanghai, China for a neuroeconomics conference. I’ll keep an eye out for any new candies, though embarrassingly (but not surprisingly) enough, I still have candies from my trip to Shanghai last summer that I never reviewed. Like these FruTips. They’ve been…

M&Ms Superbowl Ad Teaser

Via AdFreak, looks like Yellow is going to get a starring role in a Super Bowl commercial this Sunday. I believe he is trying to twerk, though it is hard to tell as he does not actually have a butt. The voice seems off to me. Compare to the classic M&Ms Santa commercial below:

The Tea Room – Honeybush Caramel

I’d never heard of The Tea Room brand of chocolate bars until I saw a bunch of them at Cost Plus World Market. Having already filled my basket with candies, I restricted myself to the one bar that sounded most appealing to me: Honeybush Caramel. The bar is described on the box as, “exquisite milk…

Japanese Kit Kat – Royal Milk Tea

I got a bunch of Japanese Kit Kats in my free sample box from Tsunami.hk. For some reason, Kit Kats in Japan have taken on a life on their own, with dozens of always available and seasonal/limited edition flavors, some of which are quite weird. Today’s review is of the first of the lot: Royal…

Hedonist Spring Teas Collection

Having fairly recently reviewed and enjoyed Charles Chocolates’s tea truffles, I was excited when I got the chance to try Hedonists’s take on the genre when they gave me a free box of their Spring Teas Truffle Collection. Jasmine was beautifully painted with green swirls and green speckles. It tasted mostly of deep, dark chocolate…