Aug 10

Chutters' guide to Chocolate Truffles

In Littleton, NH, there is a wonderful place called “Chutters Candy Counter” that is known for having the longest candy counter in the world. In addition to the dozens of candy options, Chutters also sells homemade fudge, chocolate, and truffles....

Aug 08

11 Things to Know About Gummy Bears

Over the past century, gummy bears have been an international favorite! Fans of the gummy bear have made 26 pound versions, clothing, art, and food recipes around around this gelatin confection. The gummy bear is only four years away from its...

Aug 08

Be Glad! Littleton Connects with Sister "Be Happy" Town in Germany

Pictured Left: Downtown Littleton from the Ammonoosuc River

Littleton, as you may know by now, is a little town in New Hampshire’s White Mountains along the Ammonoosuc River that’s known as the “Be Glad” town in honor of Littleton native and...

Aug 06

Did You Know? British Colonists Used Maple as A Sugar Substitute

Maple syrup, the original New England candy, is the product of sap from the region’s maple tree. Throughout the year, locals harvest maple sap and turn it into all kinds of delicious treats. Syrup is created by filtering the sap and boiling it...

Jul 05

5 Ways to Explore the Great Outdoors This Summer

Littleton, New Hampshire has a lot to offer year-round. Home to one of America’s Greatest Main Streets is a great place to base yourself for a summer outdoor adventure. Explore Littleton and the surrounding area by foot, two wheels, and boat....

Jul 05

Here's How You Can Cool Off This Summer in Littleton

The temperatures are climbing in to the 90s as we reach July! The height of summer means more time spent by the water and not spent in the house melting away. A little known fact by visitors is that Littleton is a great place to stay for a fun...

Jun 29

13 Things You May Not Know About Jelly Beans

Candy in general is an American favorite, but there are some fan favorites. Fudge, m&m’s, and jelly beans are a few that have stood the test of time and become as iconic and American as apple pie. Chutters Candy Counter, known worldwide as the...

Jun 14

m&m's: The History and Timeline

In 1911, Frank Mars founded Mars Incorporated in Newark, New Jersey. When Frank was ready to retire, he decided to pass the company on to his son Forrest. To help himself prepare for the responsibility, Forrest traveled Europe to gain insight on...

Jun 14

Oh Fudge! What Came First? The Confection? Or the Verb?

At Chutters, our homemade fudge is a family favorite that dates back to decades of pure, New Hampshire tradition. Fudge can be made in many ways, at varying complexities and flavor profiles. Unlike other desserts that date back thousands of...

Jun 05

The Colonial Theatre: A History of Hollywood GLAMOUR

Nestled at the edge of the White Mountains, Bethlehem is a picturesque classic New England town overlooking the mountains of northern New Hampshire. Founded in 1774, the “Star of the White Mountains” has a long history. After the Civil War,...