List of the best bubble gum brands including classics like Bubble Yum, Super Bubble, and Dubble Bubble. The main difference between bubblegum and chewing gum is the formula that the gum if made of. The top bubble gum brands are not as sticky as other types of chewing gum and are made of a stronger material so they can easily stretch without popping. The best bubblegum for bubbles loses its flavor quickly and is durable when made into a bubble.
Double Bubble Gum, Bazooka Bubble Gum and Bubblicious Bubble Gum are widely thought to be the best brands of bubble gum for blowing bubbles. Other brands, like Big League Chew and Orbits, may not be the best bubble-blowing gum, but they still deserve a mention because of their popular packaging and wide variety of flavors. Bubble-gum flavor was the orignal flavor of this type of gum, but now there are many more like Watermelon, Strawberry, Melon and Grape. Even some types of mint chewing gum
can count as bubblegum because they work well for making bubbles.
Susan Montgomery Williams of Fresno, California holds the Guinness World Record for
biggest bubblegum bubble for the 23-inch bubble that she blew in 1996. Chad Fell hold the record for "largest hands-free bubblegum bubble" at 50.8 cm, achieved in 2004.
Fun Fact: Did you know that Dubble Bubble was the first type of bubblegum to be invented? In 1928, Walter E Diemer, an accountant for a chewing gum company in Philadelphia, invented bubble gum while he was experimenting with new gum recipes. One recipe was found to be less sticky than regular chewing gum and stretched more easily. Why was the original bubblegum pink? It was Diemer's favorite color and the only color of dye that he had on hand.