Popular Candy Sold in United Kingdom

List of the most notable, well-known and popular candy sold in United Kingdom . List is organized alphabetically, not by taste, and features pictures of the United Kingdom candy whenever possible. Additional information about the United Kingdom candy’s history and where the United Kingdom can be found is available by clicking the name of the candy. This list has a variety of items in it, from Time Out to Fry's Chocolate Cream. {#nodes}

  • Aero is a chocolate product originally introduced to the North of England as the "new chocolate" by Rowntree's in 1935. By the end of the year, it had proved so popular with consumers that sales were extended throughout the UK. By 1936, the popularity of the chocolate, due no doubt in part to its unique bubbly texture, had extended to New York City, and has since spread to many other countries including Canada, Australia, South Africa and Japan. Aero has been manufactured by Nestlé since 1988. Known for its unique "bubbly" texture that collapses as the bar melts, it is available in many different forms including Aero Bars and Aero Biscuits, and originally came with a mint flavouring.
  • Cadbury Buttons
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    Cadbury Buttons are flat, circular, button-shaped chocolate pieces sold in small packs in Australia, Canada, Ireland and the United Kingdom by Cadbury. They are available in Cadbury's Dairy Milk and white chocolate.
  • Cadbury Snowflake
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    Cadbury Snowflake was a chocolate bar manufactured by Cadbury. Launched in 1976, it was a crumbly flaked white chocolate inside covered in smooth milk chocolate. Weighing approximately 32 g, producing a small bite size bars, it was produced and sold in the United Kingdom and Ireland. In 2003 the chocolate was renamed Flake Snow and was discontinued in 2008.
  • A Cadbury Creme Egg is a chocolate product produced in the shape of an egg. The product consists of a thick milk chocolate shell, housing a white and yellow fondant filling which mimics the albumen and yolk of a chicken egg. Creme Eggs are the best selling confectionery item between New Year's Day and Easter in the UK, with annual sales in excess of 200 million and a brand value of approximately £55 million. Creme Eggs are produced by Cadbury UK in the United Kingdom and by Cadbury Adams in Canada. They are sold by Mondelēz International in all markets except the US, where the Hershey Company has the local marketing rights. At the Bournville factory in Birmingham, in the UK, they are ...more