Sep 11

Halloween is on the Way & So Is All The Halloween Candy That Comes With It

Every year, towns all across the country celebrate Halloween. Children trick or treating in their costumes, parents having parties for family and friends, and people doing DIY haunted houses in their garage. This time of year, it's time to start...

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 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...

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...