Friday, May 21, 2010

Eat with your Eyes: Blue Rock Candy

Blue Rock Candy

Rock candy sticks are usually sold as a fancy way to add sugar to your beverage. But they make a perfectly acceptable, if a bit sharp and chunky, lollipop.

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  1. I’ve never heard of using rock candy as a drink stirrer before; that’s very clever.  We’ve always just treated it as a sucker, and just thinking about it has me feeling nostalgic for some now.  :D

    Comment by Tintin LaChance on 5/21/10 at 7:58 am #
  2. Never was a big fan of rock candy, but they really are beautiful with all the different colors they come in.  I would probably use them as decoration rather than to eat.

    Comment by LL on 5/21/10 at 9:33 am #
  3. hmm why dont they flavor rock candy? would that affect the chemistry of it…that’d be cool..

    Comment by lisa on 5/21/10 at 1:00 pm #
  4. They do have flavored rock candy. I know the local candy stores where I live have big buckets full of them in flavors like cotton candy, cherry, grape, root beer, apple, and some others. And I’ve never heard of it for a drink stirrer either. We used to make them at Girl Scout camp.

    Comment by Megan on 5/21/10 at 1:41 pm #
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