MUNDANE MYSTERIES: What is the Circus Peanuts flavoring?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: What is the Circus Peanuts flavoring?

Congrats, you’re off the hook candy corn! Circus Peanuts have voted the new worst Halloween candy this year. The BEST and still champion is the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup. As it should be. For years I could never pinpoint what the actual flavor these orange looking marshmallow peanuts was. The original orange colored one is…

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why are they called Hershey Kisses?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why are they called Hershey Kisses?

You may have eaten a few handfuls of these over the holidays. Delicious Hershey Kisses. But why are they called that anyway? I always thought it had to do with the shape and how it’s a mold of when you pucker your lips to kiss. But that’s not it! It had more to do with…

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Does Halloween candy go bad?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Does Halloween candy go bad?

Starting today and all weekend there will probably be a lot of candy coming into your house. Some people eat it all at once, some like to save it to munch on for months. But does candy actually go bad? Chocolate will last eight to 10 months. Any hard candy like lollipops, butterscotch, Jolly Ranchers,…

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Who is Reese from Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Who is Reese from Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups?

One of the most popular Halloween treats, the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup. Millions are given out and consumed every year. But if you haven’t noticed before there is an apostrophe on Reese. Meaning they were named after someone. But who?! The candy was created back in 1928 by Harry Burnett Reese who was a former…

I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT! Wednesday October 7th: That’s A Lot Of Candy

I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT! Wednesday October 7th: That’s A Lot Of Candy

All week listen at 4:30pm to play I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT! This week you are playing to win four passes to Legends of Fear Haunted Hayride in Shelton. Here was today’s question… Q: 35 million pounds of this candy are produced every year. What is it? A: Candy Corn   Photo credit: Getty Images