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Supermarket Pulls Chocolate Easter Ducklings After Complaints of Racism

The color choices for Waitrose's “Crispy Duckling, Fluffy Duckling, [and] Ugly Duckling” have sparked controversy.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.10.19
Munchies

How Russia Fell in Love with Candy Bars Made of Blood

Many Soviet children grew up loving the sweetness, texture, and slight metallic twang of Hematogen bars—without knowing what was in them.
Mark Hay
4.1.19
chocolate

Inside the Valentine's Day Rush at See's Candy Factory

As you can imagine, a candy factory smells excellent.
Natalie B. Compton
2.14.19
chocolate

'Racist' Kinder Egg Surprise Sparks Outrage

"We truly apologise to our consumers for any unintentional offense caused," said a Kinder spokesperson.
Bettina Makalintal
1.14.19
Marzipan

This Entire Czech Town Made Out of Marzipan Is a Rare Joy

The long and often apocryphal history of Třeboň is memorialised in almond paste.
Morgan Childs
10.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The KKK Is Trying to Recruit New York Racists with Snickers Bars

In an apparent attempt to target kids.
River Donaghey
8.6.18
conspiracy theories

Percy Pig Just Got ‘Married’ and We Have Some Questions

Marks & Spencer’s porcine gummy sweet tied the knot with long-term partner Penny this weekend but something's not right.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.10.18
Munchies

All Chocolate Easter Eggs Are Straight Trash—Except This One

The Mignon egg is hard to find outside Finland. But it's so firm and tasty that it puts those thin-ass chocolate shell eggs to shame.
Ilkka Sirén
3.28.18
Skittles

Internet Freaks Out Over the News That All Skittles Actually Taste the Same

According to a recent NPR article, "Skittles have different fragrances and different colours—but they all taste exactly the same.'"
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.17.18
Recipe

Candy Cane Cookies

Crush up some peppermint candy canes for these festive winter cookies.
Sydney Kramer
12.18.17
lawsuit

Toblerone Finally Settles Legal Brawl with Cheaper Chocolate Copycat

The 'Twin Peaks bar' at Poundland has made it onto store shelves—for now.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.8.17
Munchies

The Art of Making, Selling, and Eating Insect Candies

"In the last few months, I've probably eaten thousands of earthworms."
Mayukh Sen
11.1.17
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