In our collection of thousands of candies, there are a precious few that hold the distinction of being over 100 years old, and MoonPie is a member of this exclusive club. On one hand, it's astounding for any product to weather a century of ups, downs, and changing tastes. On the other, a MoonPie is basically a pre-made, individually wrapped s'more. How could a product like that not succeed?!
You've gotta love a snack that can give you a laugh in addition to satisfying your sweet craving. That's exactly what you get with Laffy Taffy: the soft and chewy candy with jokes printed on the wrapper.
Kit Kat may not be as new or unusual as some of the other candies we've featured, but it is definitely worthy of its moment in the spotlight! These surprisingly simple chocolate bars have been thrilling palates with their delicate crunch since the 1930s.
If you're thinking, "Hi-Chew? Never heard of it." you're probably not alone. In fact, these little chunks of chewy awesomeness were hardly on our radar before we cracked a pack open for this feature. But, boy, are we glad we checked them out.