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Top 10 sweets we can’t be without!

Top 10 jelly sweets

It’s time for a top 10 sweets round up!

One question we get asked all the time is ‘What is your most popular sweet?’ and so…here is our DaffyDownDilly list of the top 10 sweets of all time… 🍬 🍫 🍭

Of course to add a little anticipation and drama we’re counting backwards…

Number 10 is Dark Chocolate Brazils, a new entry this year, delicious dark chocolate coats quality Brazil nuts – these really are super scummy and deserve their top 10 position.

Delicious Brazil nuts coated with dark chocolate
Dark chocolate coated Brazil nuts

Number 9 – Sweet Peanuts are another new entry into the top 10 for 2020. We think that the challenging times we are in is driving a massive push into traditional sweets πŸ™‚ It’s the old favourites and their happy memories!

Traditional Sweet Peanuts sweets
Traditional peanut flavoured wrapped sweets

Number 8 is Pontefract Cakes, delicious soft liquorice made in Yorkshire πŸ™‚

Pontefract Cakes Sweets are a soft traditional liquorice sweet made in the Pontefract triangle in Yorkshire. Little discs of liquorice stamped with the name
Soft liquorice circles

In at number 7 are Blue Raspberry Rockets. πŸš€ 🧨 Blue sweets have always been a winner but these beauties are fruity, fizzy and simply delicious!

Blue Raspberry Rockets are large and chewy fizzy sweets with a fizzy coating and blue raspberry flavour
Large and firm textured blue raspberry rockets with a sugar coating

Coconut Mushrooms are always popular – coconut and squidgy they’re satisfying traditional sweets and they are our number 6.

Traditional Coconut Mushrooms sweets are traditional mushroom shaped sweets covered with coconut
Traditional sweets in the shape of mushrooms and flavoured with coconut

We’re fussy about which jelly babies we sell in our sweet shop and it shows as our Haribo mini jelly people are a strong number 5. Fruity, tangy and sweet and not too big either they are a strong contender for the top spot!

delicious Haribo Jelly babies in a colourful tumble
Delicious Haribo jelly sweets in their famous baby shape

At number 4 it’s Blackjacks πŸ™‚ So pleased to see these here frankly because I love these aniseed sweets – I can even forgive the black tongue!

Blackjack Sweets Pack are the Aniseed flavoured friends of Fruit Salads. Retro and yummy and made with a classic recipe
Traditional aniseed flavour chewy sweets

Giant Strawberries πŸ“ are in at number 3 πŸ™‚ Everyone loves a giant strawberry and even better they’re a tasty vegetarian sweet! Well done Haribo.

Giant Strawberry jelly sweets are made by Haribo and possibly the most popular jelly sweet that we have in our online sweet shop. Fab strawberry flavour and shape in this famous jelly sweet
Haribo jelly sweet favourites

And our nearly there at number two – Mini chocolate eggs 🍳 super popular in a pick and mix and a firm favourite all year round, no longer an Easter sweet.

Mini Chocolate Eggs are colourful egg shapes chocolates popular all year round and particularly at Easter time
Egg shaped chocolate in a crispy shell

Number 1 is Rainbow Bites.

Rainbow Bites are our most popular fizzy sweet and it's easy to see why! Beautiful colourful strips of fruity fizzy sweets
Super popular fizzy sweets in fabulous rainbow stripes

A delicious fizzy sweet made by Vidal. Colourful, rainbow strips that zing on your tongue πŸ‘… a favourite with children of all ages!!

So that’s it – out top 10 sweets of all time! Did your favourite sweets feature here? We’d love to hear what you would choose πŸ™‚


2 thoughts on “Top 10 sweets we can’t be without!

  1. Cola bottles deserve to be in the top 10.

    1. Quite agree Mark – and Chewing Nuts 🀩 Yummy sweets!! Hope you and yours are well x

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