Fun Facts about Winter HolidaysMost kids ages 6-11 years old say they eat a candy cane by sucking on it (54 percent) But that′s not the only way to enjoy this favorite sweet holiday treat
* Biting: 24 percent
* Licking: 19 percent
* Don′t know: 2 percent
* Other: 1 percent
* When eating candy canes, boys were almost twice as likely to crunch candy canes than girls (31 percent v. 17 percent).
* Of 1,000 adults surveyed, 89 percent said candy plays a role in their winter holiday celebrations.
* Placing candy in a bowl: 72 percent
* Giving/receiving a box of chocolates: 70 percent
* Giving/receiving a holiday stocking filled with sweet goodies: 63 percent
* Creating a gingerbread house: 19 percent
* More than 1.8 billion candy canes will be made for the winter holiday season, in traditional peppermint flavor as well as super-sour, fruit and tropical fruit flavors. A typical candy cane contains only 55 calories and no fat/cholesterol.
* More than 150 million chocolate Santas will be made for the winter holiday season.
* The winter holidays represent the biggest boxed chocolate selling season.
* The winter holidays are the third largest "candy holiday" sales season, behind Halloween and Easter. Valentine′s Day is fourth.
* Retail sales for Gift Basketsoverall for the winter holiday season (November-December) account for 20-40 percent of annual retail sales.
* More than 33 million real Christmas trees will be sold for the season and more than 67 million turkeys will be consumed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Winter Snowflake Gourmet Candy Gift Baskets - $48.99
Our wintery snowflake basket is filled with gourmet candy & chocolate including: Water Crackers - 4.4oz. Dark Chocolate Caramel Truffles - 2.1oz. East Shore Sweet & Tangy Mustard - 1.4oz. 3 Milk Chocolate Ghirardelli Squares Smokey Beef Sausage - 5oz. East Shore Seasoned Pretzels - 4oz. Winter Magic Vanilla Peanut Butter Snowflakes Gift Box - 6oz. Zesty Cheddar Flavor Paseurized Process Cheese Spread - 3.75oz. Malto Bella Almond Chocolate Toffees - 2oz. Bellagio White Chocolate Flavor Gourmet Mocha Mix - 1oz. Winterberry Tea Gift Box with 6 Tea Bags. Vanilla White & Blue Snowlake Sugar Cookie - 1.6oz. And Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies bottomed in White Chocolate - 2oz. This collection of chocolate & Candy foods and sweet candy is sure to be a favorite this holiday season!
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