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Radio Interviews

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Candyology 101 - Podcast Episode 23 - Trader Joe’s


In this episode Maria and I host our first guests on the show, the crew from Let’s Talk TJ’s (Nathan, Sonia and Russ, who also run What’s Good at Trader Joe’s). We chat about the wide world of Trader Joe’s house branded candies.

Download directly and of course check out our complete show notes with links to many of the products we mention.


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Friday, September 4, 2015

Candyology 101 - Episode 22 - Reese’s


Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups are the most successful cup-based candy in North America (I just made up that statistic, but I’m pretty sure it’s right). In this episode Maria and I talk about the essential elements of the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and their other product extensions.


Download the MP3 or subscribe on iTunes. You can also listen online while reading the copious show notes here.

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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Candyology 101 - Podcast Episode 21 - Red Licorice

Maria and I discuss that fruity stuff that some people call Red Licorice or Twizzlers or Red Vines. It’s actually extruded starch gel, but probably needs a better name than that.

download the MP3 and read through our Show Notes.



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Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Candyology 101 - Podcast Episode 20 - Taffy


In this episode, Maria and I take on the summertime favorite, Salt Water Taffy.

You can download the full MP3 and of course check out the complete show notes.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Candyology 101 - Podcast Episode 19 - Summer Flavors


In this episode Maria and I talk about the iconic candy flavors of summer: Cotton Candy, Lemonade and Watermelon.

You can also check out the Show notes and download the MP3.


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Thursday, July 9, 2015

Candyology 101 - Episode 18 - Japanese Candy


In this episode we give an overview to three exceptional candies unique to Japan: Glico Pocky, Kasugai Gummy and Morinaga HiCHEW. This is just an introduction to Japanese candy, so we’ll be talking more about other candies in future episodes.

Check out the show notes and of course download the whole episode.


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Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Candyology 101 - Podcast Episode 17 - Haribo


There are a lot of gummis out there, but none are like the original Haribo from Germany. In this episode Maria and I geek out over our favorite Haribo candies.

You can listen right here or download the MP3 file. Do check out the show notes on our Candyology101 website.



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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Candyology 101 - Podcast Episode 16 - Treat or Trick Revisited

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  •   Halloween
  •   Christmas
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These candies will be reviewed shortly:

• Candy Rant: Stimulants are not Energy

• 10 Candies that Shouldn’t Be So Disappointing

• Halloween Candy Spotting 2015

• 10 Candy Corn Candies that aren’t Candy Corn

• Trader Joe’s Holiday Roundup 2015