The word sherbet can take on many different meanings. In some parts of the world, sherbet means a fruity drink. In others, it's fruity ice cream. But for those of us who are simply yearning for a blast from the glory days of candy, sherbets are ABC Alphabet Letters, Apple Pips, Blackcurrant Giant Flyers, Candy Necklaces, Coal Dust, Cola Crystals, Cream Soda Sherbet (aka American Cream Soda)
Dip Dabs and so much more fruity retro sweets that are such delights to our tongues!
Can there be anything better about that generation of candies? Yes. Having them all over again right now. If you still can't believe it, search the Internet and you'll find hundreds of wholesale retro sweets shops with their vast supplies!
The same brands are definitely there and the same tastes for sure! What you'll love about sherbets is their every refreshing fruitiness! Sometimes, when candies give us a monotonous sweetness we almost couldn't anymore appreciate, a fruity twist always does the trick. Its fresh taste provides some sort of spark that gets our appetite rolling.
Sherbets come in many attractive shapes and sizes. There are those that are round, some are elongated, some are heart-shaped and some look like beans. Whatever their appearance, they truly stand out as favorite traditional sweets. Children love the fun ways they look and the many things that can be done with them. Candy Necklaces are a favorite of little girls. Mothers also appreciate those letter-shaped sherbets which help them teach the alphabet to their toddlers in an interesting and attention-grabbing manner. Kids in general enjoy dipping their sherbet lollies into these fizzy fruity powders before dunking them into their mouths. It must be people's natural love for fruits that makes sherbets such a hit.
For the adults who were once kids when these sherbets first won their hearts, these fruity treats are more than a passing fancy. These retro sweets could actually bring them back in time when all they cared about were their candies and their candy-crazed gang. It's particularly sweet to be able to taste those old-fashioned treats all over again while reminiscing about those good old days when the only problem in the world was how to buy your next bag of sweets from the local candy store.